Sunday, January 31, 2010

Google Street View

Old Street View Lawsuit Allowed Another Gasp
WebProNews (blog)
Yet as things stand, no one can count on getting more than a single dollar, and that's only if Google's Street View drivers prove unable to turn back at ...


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Saturday, January 30, 2010

Google Street View

E Canada Now
Google Street View Catches illegal Tree Cutters
E Canada Now
Three people in Vancouver are charged with illegal tree-cutting, and the case against them has the option of using pictures taken by a Google Street View ...
Times Online
Messiah machine or outsize iphone? We put the ipad to the test
Times Online
... many iPhone apps =97 with items such as the Maps app displaying quickly and switching nimbly from a map to a terrain view, then to Google Street View. ...


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Search Engine Land (blog)
Irony: You Need A Map To Find Google Street View On The iPhone
Search Engine Land (blog)
We came to a strange realization on Friday at SEL headquarters: Google Street View is terribly unintuitive on the iPhone. As Danny Sullivan suggested, ...


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Gawker
This Is JD Salinger's House
Gawker
... You can get a clearer view of the layout from this planning map, courtesy the Sullivan County, NH, Register of Deeds: Mercifully, Google's StreetView ...

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Appeals court lets Google Street View suit continue
CNET
by Declan McCullagh A federal appeals court has reinstated a lawsuit that a Pennsylvania couple filed against Google after a driver for its Street View ...
CBC.ca
Google camera appears to catch illegal tree-cutting
CBC.ca
An image from Google Street View of men working on the property where trees were allegedly cut down illegally. (Google) Three people have been charged with ...


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Google Scores Partial Victory In Street View Lawsuit
MediaPost Publications
by Wendy Davis, 8 minutes ago An appellate court gave its blessing to Google's Street View this week, ruling that the feature did not violate the privacy of ...


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Friday, January 29, 2010

Google Street View News

Part of suit against Google's Street View reinstituted
Pittsburgh Post Gazette
Aaron and Christine Boring said Google's street-level images of their home on its "Street View" mapping tool violated their privacy, devalued their property ...
CNET
Maps for iPad, hands-on
CNET
Well, as the hands-on video here demonstrates, the map's street view mode feels all the more godlike on a nice, big, capacitive touch screen. ...
Google Social Search Hits Privacy Snag on Facebook
xchange Magazine
The Internet giant has run up against consumer advocates over its Street View mapping service, its ability to build profiles of just about anyone, ...


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Google view bid for 12 Apostles
Warrnambool Standard
FIRST it was the Australian version of Monopoly, now the attractions of the Great Ocean Road need your support for an expanded version of Google Street View ...


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Appeals Court Revives Pa. Couple's Google Lawsuit
ABC News
... Boring will have to prove the pictures of their home on Google's "Street View" actually hurt them to collect more than $1 from a federal court jury. ...
Google Street View: Vancouver crime fighter
News1130
A permit had been issued to remove two trees, but a Google Street View car caught a total of 23 Cedar, Cypress and Evergreen trees cut down on the Olympic ...
Chalfont St Peter appears on Street View
Buckinghamshire Advertiser
The site works by Google sending cars out to take pictures of different areas, which then appear on the internet site. Google Street View first started in ...

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The Daily Collegian Online
Google function provides virtual view of campus
The Daily Collegian Online
Courtesy of google.com A view of Beaver Stadium pictured from Google Maps' "Street View." Penn State is one of the first campuses to be added to the ...


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Motorola posts profit in 4th quarter; Baxter faces questions on Gammagard ...
Chicago Tribune
Analyst Jim Suva of Citigroup said Jha's Android strategy continues to be a risky one, given that Google has its own phone. "The view is that (Motorola's) ...

Thursday, January 28, 2010

Google News Update

Google Must Face Trespass Suit Over House, Pool View
BusinessWeek
The Borings accused Google of disregarding their privacy interest by driving up their road to take photographs for Street View and making those photos ...
Google Maps and Street View on the iPad
Lost Remote
By Cory Bergman =E2=8B=85 January 28, 2010 =E2=8B=85 Post a comment One of the cooler applications of the larger screen on the iPad is browsing Google Maps with Street ...
Vancouver property owner charged with illegally axing trees after Google ...
Vancouver Sun
By Naoibh O'Connor, Canwest News ServiceJanuary 28, 2010 11:03 Former Vancouver homeowner charged after Google Street View inadvertently caught tree falling ...


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Fears Google Street View could be used to plan attacks
Londonderry Today
By Kevin Mullan A VICTIMS campaigner says dissident republicans could use a new Google Street View feature to plan attacks in the Londonderry area. ...


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Have a virtual visit to Clumber Park
www.thisisretford.co.uk
Trevor Pressley, Visitor Services Manager at Clumber Park, said: "Google Street View will enable even more people to take a peek and get a sense of what ...


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Examiner.com
Apple comes out with the iPad
Examiner.com
Apple is still using Google Maps, Silicon Valley watchers. Maps includdes a nice integration with Google Earth and Street View. ...


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Wednesday, January 27, 2010

Google Street View

Apple iPad Tablet Ushers in New Era of Computing
eWeek
Indeed, Jobs showed crisp high-definition movies and music videos, YouTube clips, facile Web browsing with Google Maps and Google Street View, and efficient ...


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Don't cave to Beijing on Internet again
Zanesville Times Recorder
Inside China, as Wall Street Journal's Juliet Ye reports, "The news that Google might pull out of China has quickly become the hottest topic among China's ...


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Google Street View offers images of national monuments
Active You
Clumber Park, the Avebury Stones and Baddesley Clinton Manor House are among the National Trust sites which can be explored on Google Street View. ...

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Google starts camera tour of Little Lever
The Bolton News
Street View allows people to scan 360 degrees around streets that have been photographed, to see houses and people walking along. Google uses a special car, ...
Google expands Street View operation in Australia
Smart Company (blog)
Internet giant Google is expanding its Street View maps operation to off-road locations with the help of cyclists with cameras. The Google trikes will ...


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Google Real Estate: Coming to a street near you
Independent
But then: Google Streetview allows you to look at images of a street and locality and 'walk through' the neighbourhood (not just see closely cropped images) ...


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Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Google News Update

First Google pictures of Derry go live
Derry Today
Internet users got their first sight of one of the city's main arterial routes on Google's street view map over the weekend. Virtual map readers can now ...

Google Streets News

residents: 'Google programme will help burglars'
This is Local London
By Lawrence Dunhill =BB BRADENHAM residents have hit out at Google's controversial street view programme, which features high quality ground level photographs ...


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Jaunted
Google Uploads The San Diego Zoo To Map's Street View
Jaunted
The zoo has just been added to Google Maps Street View, making it the first in the country to boast that kind of coverage. The project couldn't have been ...


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China Daily
Google case 'will not derail ties'
China Daily
The Wall Street Journal said Washington, which "has started to talk about the seriousness of the problem", now "needs a plan to fix it". ...


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Google Street View gets on its trike
B&T Marketing & Media (subscription)
In an Australian first, Google will take its Street View product off-road and into pedestrian-only places such as shopping centres, parks and other ...
Wired News
Hindsight Is Always 1080p, and Other Updated Idioms
Wired News
People who live in glass houses shouldn't check their address on Google Street View. A fool and his passwords are soon parted. If you're not yet registered ...


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Sydney Morning Herald
Street View trike for street zoo
Sydney Morning Herald
The first Google Street View Trike in the southern hemisphere launched in Sydney touring the winding paths of Taronga Zoo. 25/01/10 Please wait while we ...
Google case 'will not derail ties'
China Daily
Jin Canrong, an expert in international affairs at Renmin University of China, has a similar view. "The politicization and ideological turn of the Google ...


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Monday, January 25, 2010

Google Street View

Erictric
Google Street View Goes Into The San Diego Zoo
Erictric
Thanks to Google Street View, we have been able to take a tour of Stonehenge and the ancient ruins of Pompeii without leaving our homes. ...
Google Adds GeoEye Layer to Earth, Zoo to Maps
WebProNews (blog)
This imagery comes from the Google Street View Trike, which was designed to photograph tighter places where its Street View cars can't necessarily go. ...


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PC Advisor
How to get the most out of Microsoft Bing
PC Advisor
With this in mind, the company has launched a number of enhancements to Bing Maps and launched StreetSide, its answer to Google Street View. ...


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Google Adds Prominent National Trust Landmarks To Google Street View
eBrandz
The National Trust selections follow recent additions to Google Street View such as 19 UNESCO Heritage sites and 29 historic attractions chosen by Visit ...
Canadians wary of online privacy promises
National Post
The online survey of 2200 Canadians was administered last fall, just before the Canadian launch of Google Street View with a company commitment to blur all ...
Digital Media - Australasia
Google street view Trike down under
Digital Media - Australasia
With street view updating to include better image quality, Google also wanted to add areas that were currently inaccessible from the Google Street View car. ...


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Crave
Top Gear's Stig makes another appearance on Google Street View
Crave
This image of the white-clad racing driver, said by some to sleep like a bat, was taken by Google on the A82, which joins Fort William in the south with ...


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Clapboard House Goes Up in Times Square (??)
Huffington Post (blog)
A check on Google Maps Streetview reveals that a year ago, things were a bit different... The address is 249 West 49th Street, which used to be a ...


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Metro
Top Gear's The Stig seen by Loch Ness on Google Street View
Metro
Top Gear's enigmatic racing car driver The Stig mysteriously appeared on Google's Street View, standing by the side of a road at Loch Ness. ...


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Daily Mail
Never mind Nessie: Mysterious Stig captured in rare sighting on the banks of ...
Daily Mail
By Daily Mail Reporter Top Gear's mystery racing driver The Stig has been caught on camera by Google's Street View - on the banks of Loch Ness. ...


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Google Street View adds Fountains Abbey
Harrogate Today
WEB users might be more accustomed to browsing city streets =96 but Google Street View now features the rural delights of Fountains Abbey. ...

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Sydney Morning Herald
Street View trike for street zoo
Sydney Morning Herald
RAW VISION: The first Google Street View Trike in the southern hemisphere launched in Sydney touring the winding paths of Taronga Zoo. ...


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Google Street View to go off-road and map pedestrian-only locations and landmarks
Herald Sun
GOOGLE Street View is set to go off-road in Australia, and it wants you to tell it where to go. The company's Street View tricycle, or "Trike", was unveiled ...
Oh loch =96 it's Stig!
The Sun
TOP Gear's mystery racing driver The Stig is caught on Google's Street View - at Loch Ness. Michael Booth, 36, of Middlesbrough, spotted the white-clad ...

Google Streets News

Coming to a wilderness near you =96 the Google Street View Trike
MuMbrella
Google has introduced the latest tool in its bid to photograph Australia =96 the Google Street View Trike, which makes its debut at Taronga Zoo today. ...


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Google Maps goes off-road with the Street View Trike
Good Gear Guide
The Google Street View Trike made its debut at Sydney's Taronga Zoo, capturing images of the wildlife and the backdrop of Sydney Harbour. ...


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Sunday, January 24, 2010

Google Street View - UK

Nokia, Apple, Google Reshaping Mobile Map, GPS Landscape
eWeek
Cowen & Co., an industry analyst firm that specializes in covering Web services, published a research note citing Google's Streetview and public ...

Google Streets News

San Diego Zoo: Now Just a Click Away
NBC San Diego
By CHRISTY ORGETA The zoo is now viewable through Google Map's Street View, a feature which allows users to catch a glimpse of the streets from ground level ...

Google Street View

Corfe Castle on Google Maps' Street View
Dorset Echo
Mr Roots said: =93Google Street View will enable even more people to take a peek and get a sense of what Corfe Castle has to offer.=94 Corfe Castle dates back ...


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Saturday, January 23, 2010

Google Street View - UK

CBC.ca
Saskatoon records first homicide of 2010
CBC.ca
This picture from Google Streetview, taken earlier this year, shows the area close to where Saskatoon police say a 41-year-old man was found dead early ...

Google Street View - UK

Google Street View adds 19 National Trust sites
IDG
Google and the National Trust have teamed up to add 19 specifically chosen castles, country houses and outstanding landscapes to Google Street View. ...

Google Street View - UK

Google Street View adds National trust properties
Messenger
LYME Park and Quarry Bank Mill are two of 20 National Trust proporties and landscapes now added to Google Street View, available through Google Maps. ...


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Online visitors can see SD Zoo
San Diego Union Tribune
By Nathan Scharn, The San Diego Zoo is the first zoo in the country to be represented in Google's online street view, as seen above. ...


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Google Streetview comes to Denmark and Sweden
Fromtheold
The street view is currently live in Denmark and Sweden. The Netherlands were also updated and Taiwan also now got new places on Google Street view. ...


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DIGITALLY ENHANCED
Tampa Tribune
"We're thrilled to be among the first theme parks in the world to get the Google Street View treatment," Joe Cauceiro, chief marketing officer for SeaWorld ...


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COYNE SPOTTED ON GOOGLE STREETVIEW
Contactmusic.com
Coyne's not the first celebrity sighting on the hi-tech streetview feature, but previous spottings of Liam Gallagher and Michael Jackson in London turned ...


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Friday, January 22, 2010

Google News Update

Google street view now available at Busch Gardens
Tampa Tribune
Both parks are now featured in Street View on Google Maps. The interactive maps include moveable 360-degree scenes from the parks. ...


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Wayne Coyne of the Flaming Lips Caught in the Bath by Google Street View
Urlesque (blog)
One of Urlesque's more popular features was the "Top 10 Moments Caught on Google Maps Street View," maybe because it combines several of the Web's greatest ...
AsiaOne
Google Nexus One
AsiaOne
Unfortunately, Google Maps Navigation (for real-time navigation in street-view) is not available here. Using your voice, you can also compose an entire ...


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CNET
Google Street View welcomes me to the UK
CNET
Google said 20 National Trust sites are now on Street View, and the National Trust said that more are coming, including a personal favorite, ...


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The Guardian
National Trust takes Street View off-road
The Guardian
Google have teamed up with the National Trust to take Steet View off-road in the UK. The Street View service, launched last March, now includes 19 ...
GEO-10 Exhibition to Feature Google Car
DirectionsMag.com (press release)
The Google Street View car and the world's most accurate mobile mapping system are just some of the latest innovations that will be on show at GEO-10. ...

Google Street View - UK

AndroidGuys (blog)
Google Maps Navigation Reviewed by GPS Blogger
AndroidGuys (blog)
Layers are also available so you can overlay the map with different layers via Google. Street View is also available so you can look around on ground level ...


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Street View patent doesn't bar competitors
ZDNet Asia
By Victoria Ho, ZDNet Asia Google's bid to patent ads within its Street View application will not bar other maps providers from selling ads within their ...


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Wycombe features on Google Street View
Bucks Free Press
By Oliver Evans =BB WYCOMBE has featured in Google's controversial street view programme, which takes high quality ground level photographs of streets. ...


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Thursday, January 21, 2010

Google Streets News

Google Street camera spots Top Gear's 'Stig'
New Zealand Herald
Google Street View has managed to catch Top Gear's mystery car-testing driver 'The Stig' on camera. The Stig's identity has never been revealed on the ...
Street View Spreads To Denmark, Sweden
WebProNews (blog)
By Doug Caverly Google Street View has taken in a couple more countries. Today, coverage of Denmark and Sweden was introduced, and there are new photos of ...
Google's Street View cars in Tweed
Tweed Daily News
The Street View car on Rivendell Road, facing Minjungbal Drive in Tweed Heads South and, inset, a Street View of Round Mountain. GOOGLE is taking to the ...


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Stonehenge now on Google Street View
Techwatch
Lawrence Roots of Corfe Castle was quoted by the Telegraph as saying: =93Google Street View will enable even more people to take a peek and get a sense of ...


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Campus, including stadium, now available in Street View in Google Maps
Penn State Live
Using Street View in Google Maps, now online visitors from around the world can 'walk' through the south end zone tunnel onto the field of Beaver Stadium. ...


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BBC News
In pictures: National Trust on Google Street View
BBC News
Until recently, Google's Street View camera - which snaps 360-degree images for the search engine's online mapping tool - has been restricted to roads. ...
Hillary Clinton to make internet freedom a policy priority
The Guardian
The US will issue a formal request for China to respond to Google's claims, but Ross said: "The state department is not the foreign policy arm of Google. ...


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Flaming Lips Frontman Caught by Google Streetview ... in a Bath
Spinner
The Flaming Lips' Wayne Coyne has been captured by Google Streetview's cameras sitting in a bathtub outside his home in Oklahoma City. ...


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Nokia to Offer Navigation Tools for Free
PC World
It combines Google Maps, Street View, voice search and turn-by-turn voice directions. "With Google's move to make [advanced navigation] free it was only a ...
Sky News
Beauty Spots Get Virtual Visitors Via Google
Sky News
More than 20 of the UK's most revered landmarks can now be explored online after Google Street View expanded its mapping service. ...
Web User
National Trust sites added to Google Street View
Web User
Corfe Castle in Dorset and Plas Newydd in Wales are among several new additions to Google Street View. A collection of twenty National Trust properties and ...


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Virtual view of nature reserve
Cambridge News
Wicken Fen Nature Reserve, near Ely, is one of 20 National Trust landscapes which are being added to Google Street View. Available through Google Maps, ...
Nokia Delivers Free Navigation Service to Customers
PC World
While Ovi Maps displays landmarks, Google Navigation's Street View and satellite view are incredibly useful for navigation. Right now, Ovi Maps doesn't ...

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A species apart
Financial Times
But now we're effectively giving up," says an employee at Google China - which last week threatened to quit the country in protest over a wave of ...


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Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Google Street View

BNET
Google's Good/Bad Cop China PR Tactic May Yield Self-Injury
BNET
According to the Wall Street Journal, Google (GOOG) is advertising its decision to supposedly stop censoring its Chinese search engine through its own ...


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PC World
Bing to Become the iPhone's Default Search Engine?
PC World
Last month, Microsoft launched improvements to Bing Maps including Streetside, which is similar to Google Street View, as well as extra layers of data like ...
[2010 trends] A Google memo on the year ahead
Bizcommunity.com
A property agent, for example, can use the Google Street View API to display all of his or her "for-sale" properties on Google Street View, within his own ...


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Telegraph.co.uk
National Trust on Google Street View
Telegraph.co.uk
The National Trust is putting 20 of its properties across Britain on Google Street View so that people around the world can take virtual tours of them. ...


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Google Street View Catches Wayne Coyne In The Bathtub
Pedestrian TV
Last weekend Google Street View users spotted Flaming Lips frontman Wayne Coyne in a bathtub outside his Oklahoma city home in front of a banner that read ...


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Top Gear's Stig 'caught on Google Street View'
Herald Sun
TOP Gear's most mysterious character The Stig appears to have been caught on camera by Google Street View in London. The Sun reported a figure looking like ...

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Geek.com
Google Street View may use billboards for current advertisements
Geek.com
Upon the 2007 introduction of Google Street View, those of us already delighted with seeing their childhood homes from space=96like me=96were given an entirely ...


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Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Google Streets News

ClashMusic.com
Flaming Lips' Wayne Coyne On Streetview?
ClashMusic.com
A new photo on Google Streetview appears to show The Flaming Lips singer Wayne Coyne in the bath. Wayne Coyne is one of life's eccentrics. ...


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