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  • Google's virtual museum tours tell you more about the art - Engadget

    Google's virtual museum tours tell you more about the art - Engadget;

    Google has built tools to explore art since 2011, when it began uploading gigapixel images of classic pieces. The tech titan introduced museum floor plans and walking tour info to Google Maps as well as its Art and Culture app, released last July, to ...and more »

  • Android Co-Inventor Andy Rubin Creates Another OS Called Ambient - MediaPost Communications

    Essential Products CEO Andy Rubin, known as the co-inventor of the Android operating system while at Google, showed off his latest creation, the Essential Phone. It was discussed during an interview with Walt Mossberg at the Code Conference, along with ...and more »

  • Google Search just made art education much more interactive - Android Authority (blog)

    Google Search just made art education much more interactive - Android Authority (blog);

    Google Search is an amazingly spectacular thing. Google Arts and Culture is also amazingly spectacular. Wouldn't it be great if they worked together in a fun and educational way? Now, they do. Announced on Google's own blog, “The Keyword”, searching ...and more »

  • Google Enhances Knowledge Panels for Art-related Searches - Search Engine Journal

    Google is catering to the art aficionados with its latest update to organic search results. The art-loving audience might be larger than you may think, with some 500 million art-related searches being performed on Google on a monthly basis. Now, when ...and more »

  • Google rolls out enhanced art search results, including digital museum guides on Street View - TechCrunch

    Google rolls out enhanced art search results, including digital museum guides on Street View - TechCrunch;

    Searching for art and artists on Google has just been improved. Today, Google announced it's integrating the work done by the Google Arts & Culture team into its Google search results and Maps, allowing web users to better experience the art they seek.and more »

  • As Google Street View marks 10th birthday, see views of how Surrey has changed over the years - Get Surrey

    As Google Street View marks 10th birthday, see views of how Surrey has changed over the years - Get Surrey;

    Google Street View is officially 10 years old and Get Surrey is celebrating the milestone by taking Surrey readers back in time. The Google Street View service was developed in 2004 and launched in May 2007 as the brainchild of Google co-founder Larry ...and more »

  • Google's latest search update gives art lovers a deeper dive into the masterpieces - Search Engine Land

    Google's latest search update gives art lovers a deeper dive into the masterpieces - Search Engine Land;

    Google's Search team worked with its Arts and Culture team to improve art-related searches and create a new Street View feature for art museums. Amy Gesenhues on May 31, 2017 at 2:11 pm. More. Google is rolling out a new update for art-related searches ...and more »

  • Google's Newest Feature Is Great For Art Lovers - TIME

    Google's Newest Feature Is Great For Art Lovers - TIME;

    It's already possible to explore museums like the Museum of Modern Art and the Smithsonian National Art Museum with Street View in Google Maps. But once you're there, there's little else you can do besides simply viewing works of art. Google is now ...and more »

  • Google adds interactive Knowledge Panels for art, ML used to recognize works in Street View - 9to5Google

    Google adds interactive Knowledge Panels for art, ML used to recognize works in Street View - 9to5Google;

    Google Search is now better at understanding art and surfacing relevant information. In partnership with the Arts & Culture team, there is a new interactive Knowledge Panel, while Street View in museums is using machine learning to recognize paintings.and more »

  • Google's Street View is now 10 years old - here are the most stunning pictures from around the world - INSIDER

    Google's Street View is now 10 years old - here are the most stunning pictures from around the world - INSIDER;

    The founder of Google and current CEO of Alphabet, Larry Page created Street View's first prototype in 2004. Along with a team of passionate "Googlers," Page "tossed cameras on a van," "added some lasers," and "hit the roads in a few cities across the ...and more »