Indian government says no to Google Map street view, again

Modi government says no to Google Street View

Using street-level interactive 3D imagery and 360-degree rotation videos, the feature enables you to explore cities all over the world on your smartphone, provided they are listed on the Street View application with government approval.

Google had submitted a proposal on Street View for the government's permission in July 2015, which allows users to explore places around the world through 360-degree panoramic street-level imagery and view public areas.

But this brings us to an odd double standard that the Indian government appears to be exhibiting - despite similar regulatory roadblocks from the government, WoNoBo, a competing Street View-like service, has been fully operational in many major cities in the country since late 2013.

The Plus Code feature of Google Maps is actually based on a system which divides the geographical surface of the Earth into tiny "tiled areas" also.

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"The government did not agree to the proposal", the Minister said.

Initially, Google launched their Google Maps service with only one language i.e. Local authorities put a stop to activities citing security reasons.

While Street View is being used extensively in the US, Canada and some European countries, Google was allowed to test out the application in India in a limited scope. As an experiment, Google, in collaboration with the Archeological Society of India, had earlier rolled out Street View for a handful of tourist sites in India including the Taj Mahal, Qutub Minar, Red Fort, Mysore Palace, Chinnaswamy stadium, Thanjavur temple, Varanasi river and Nalanda University.

Officials said the objections stemmed from the fact that the 2008 terrorist attacks in Mumbai had involved photographic reconnaissance of targets by Pakistani-American David Coleman Headley.

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Google didn't immediately respond to a request for comment, but it isn't clear why Android ever allowed this level of data tracking to begin with.

In addition to the above new security features, Google has also partnered with several companies, including RackSpace, Dome9, and RedLock, in order to provide additional security features to Google Cloud Platform customers, including PCI compliance testing and managed security among other features.

The streetview map called WoNoBo, integrates city maps with millions of pictures to give a visual guide of a city. It can also help tourists who can come to the country with some surety. It has operations in the U.S., the UK, Europe and the UAE.

Facebook said it started collecting data back in 2015, first via Messenger and then through Facebook Lite.

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