Thanks to a partnership with Catlin Seaview Survey Google now has some beautiful new underwater Street View routes for us to explore in Maps.
The new underwater routes are include a few off the coast of Isla Mujeres and Cancun in Mexico as well as the San Francisco Shoreline and Larvotto Marine Reserve in Monaco. The former location includes the Underwater Museum of Isla Mujere, with sights such as the sunken car pictured above.
Google uses a team of divers equipped with special panoramic cameras to take the beautiful underwater scenes in Maps. The teams take about 3000 to 4000 for each view that covers an area of about 2 kilometers. For now Google isn’t looking [...]
AT&T has some unexpected good news for LG G2 owners, the phone’s update to Android 4.4 KitKat is now rolling out to users.
The carrier announced the update roll out on its official blog, catching us by surprise. Unlike HTC, LG hasn’t spent a lot of time telling its users when the KitKat update will come to their phones. It’s hard to complain with a relatively speedy update, though.
The update brings along all the standard KitKat upgrades including the new fullscreen mode, redesigned status and navigation bars, closed caption support, and better security. AT&T also says the update will improve battery life of the phone, though [...]