Art can sometimes gush from the strangest of springs.
So when I cast my eyes on the first images from the launch of Google Street View in Germany, I find myself more entranced than by anything that, say, Dale Chihuly might have mustered.
You see, recently Google deigned to allow Germans to remove their homes from Street View. And when the service launched today in the land of always beautiful bratwurst and suddenly attractive soccer some of the images were powerful indeed.
Almost 3 percent of German homeowners decreed that their homes should not be on Street View. Which has … Read more