Google Maps Street View: What is this bizarre figure doing outside someone’s house?

Google Maps Street View has captured what appears to be a very alarming sight on a residential road. There seems to be a highly bizarre-looking figure standing outside one of the houses. In the building’s front garden there is what seems to be a man – but something is very wrong with him indeed. The […]

Google Maps Street View: Why has this mysterious house been hidden by Google?

Google Maps Street View regularly blurs out people’s faces and car number plates to protect privacy. However, there’s one house in Stockton-on-Tees which has also been hidden by Google. It’s a complete mystery as to why the internet giant has chosen to blur out the home. The building sits on Princeport Road – which appears […]

Google winds down support for Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich

If you’re still hanging on to a phone running Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, you might want to budget for an upgrade. Google has warned developers that it’s deprecating support for Ice Cream Sandwich in upcoming versions of Play Services, the framework that gives Android apps and devices access to key features without requiring full-fledged […]

Google Maps: VERY rude message spotted – but where did it come from?

Google Maps has captured an alarming and disturbing message in Washington State, USA via Google Earth. It has captured the aerial view of vast fields and a selection of buildings. However, there’s something in the picture that immediately looks out of place. In one of the fields can be seen, in giant capital letters, “A-HOLE.” […]

Google Maps Street View: Shocking scene between two Russian women goes viral

Google Maps Street View has captured a rather alarming interaction between two women. The shocking scene was captured on the streets of Russia and has gone viral. The image shows the two women in the middle of a furious catfight. It has become so heated that one of them is on the ground while the […]

Google Maps Street View: Brave biker captured performing DEADLY gravity-defying stunt

Google Maps Street View has captured a biker taking their lives into their own hands. They were spotted performing a very dangerous stunt as they drove down the road. The bike in the photo is no ordinary bike, however, as a sidecar is attached to the vehicle. This doesn’t stop the biker from succeeding in […]

More than 500,000 people downloaded games on the Google Play Store that were infected with nasty malware — here are the 13 apps affected (GOOG, GOOGL)

Antonio Villas-Boas/Business Insider Google has removed several games from its Play Store for containing malware.  The games, which were all driving simulators, required users to download an extra app that could then gain full network access to a user’s device.  If you’ve downloaded one of the apps, your best bet is to factory reset your […]