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[aprssig] Google isn't my friend, it's Big Brother...

Doug Ferrell kd4moj at kd4moj.org
Fri Apr 28 13:25:32 UTC 2006


On Thu, 27 Apr 2006, Wes Johnston wrote:

> Guys, I just created an object in aprs that represents the location of the airport VOR in a nearby town.  I then went to findu to look it up and found that google blanked out one tile on their satellite photo map.
> 
> Check it out...
> http://www.findu.com/cgi-bin/find.cgi?columbia  
> 
> Select hybrid map and zoom way in.  Nice to know that google is helping to keep us safe from the bad guys.  I don't suppose they could find the VOR stations in the same database I did, eh?  And what difference would it make if they could see a photo of it?  Sheesh.

  It appears on my screen.....

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...DOUG
KD4MOJ








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