Eyes on elephants as Google cameras snap Kenya reserve

A Google Street View vehicle collects imagery for Google Maps while driving down a street in Calais, northern France, on July 29, 2015For once, Google was unlikely to face privacy complaints as the US Internet giant on Tuesday launched its Street View service in Kenya's Samburu park, in a move conservationists said could help protect endangered elephants. Some of Google's previous Street View forays have brought complaints on privacy grounds. "We hope that by bringing Street View to Samburu, we will inspire people around the world to gain a deeper appreciation for elephants," said Farzana Khubchandani of Google Kenya.


September 15, 2015 2:31 pm

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