Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from 54.196.244.206

Forum Moderators: goodroi

Message Too Old, No Replies

Google Maps error sparks invasion

     
12:27 am on Nov 8, 2010 (gmt 0)

Senior Member

WebmasterWorld Senior Member whitey is a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member Top Contributors Of The Month

joined:Jan 28, 2005
posts:3053
votes: 16


A Google mistake is being blamed for Nicaragua invading Costa Rica - [smh.com.au...]
8:41 am on Nov 8, 2010 (gmt 0)

Senior Member

WebmasterWorld Senior Member 10+ Year Member

joined:May 24, 2002
posts:894
votes: 0


lol
they shouldn't let their soldiers surf the internet while on duty ;o)
12:06 am on Nov 12, 2010 (gmt 0)

Senior Member

WebmasterWorld Senior Member whitey is a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member Top Contributors Of The Month

joined:Jan 28, 2005
posts:3053
votes: 16


More ....

Conflict reaches boiling point as Google errs again - Google has fixed the error in its maps - blaming the faulty data on the US State Department - but Nicaragua, which has disputed ownership of the land for centuries, believes the border Google had originally outlined was correct.


and now

Meanwhile, Google has admitted a second controversial Google Maps error after it attributed a disputed islet off North Africa first to Morocco, and then to Spain.


[smh.com.au...]