Google Street View Goes Way, Way Up

Google Street View allows anyone with an Internet connection to tour many parts of the globe virtually, and now you can even take a virtual tour of Dubai’s Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building.

In a post on the Google blog, the company said this was the first time they’ve “mapped” a skyscraper using Street View.

The Burj Khalifa stands at an amazing 828 meters in height and has been described as a “vertical city.” It took the Google team three days to gather the high-resolution, …

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