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Google Street Maps takes cameras into volcanoes

Google Street Maps takes cameras into volcanoes

In line with the growing popularity of volcano tourism, Google Street View has gone into the bowels of the earth to capture images of what locals in Vanuatu call a hot-headed husband and wife pair with a tendency to erupt in public spats. For the mission, Google Maps dispatched explorers Geoff Mackley and Chris Horsley […]

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India seeks to impose $15 mn fine for ‘false’ maps

India seeks to impose $15 mn fine for ‘false’ maps

New Delhi – Anyone distributing a map the Indian government deems to be “wrong” could be liable for a billion-rupee (RM60 million) fine and jail time under a new draft bill published this week. Maps are a highly sensitive issue in India, which has long-running border disputes with several of its neighbours, most famously over […]