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This article was published on April 3, 2009


British residents block Google Street View car

British residents block Google Street View car
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Former CEO of The Next Web. A fan of startups, entrepreneurship, getting things done faster, penning the occasional blog post, taking photos Former CEO of The Next Web. A fan of startups, entrepreneurship, getting things done faster, penning the occasional blog post, taking photos, designing, listening to good music and making lurrrve.

Google Street View appears to be causing more controversy in the UK than it did during launch in the US. When the Street View car was spotted in quiet Buckinghamshire village, residents blocked the driver car and told the him to turn around!

Police were called soon after, when villagers staged a protest accusing Google of invading their privacy…