googlenetta - car with cameras used by google for google maps street view (san francisco)

Googlenetta - One of the cars used by Google to take photos of every house - e.­g.­ for Google Maps Street View.­

This car was un-marked and the hardware is different from other photos published on the web.­

On top of the pole is a custom hi-tech system with 8 cameras and wireless /­ GPS hardware See detail here,

Google' also uses sub-contractor Immersive Media to take the street view photos.­ Immersive Media uses a new VW beetle exclusively, and a different hardware.­

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San Francisco, California, USA

Photos that are currently not in any other album.­