Posted in The Neo-Luddite and Technology

 A man walked down a street with 99 phones in a wagon. Google Maps thought it was a traffic jam.

Simon Weckert used cellphone signals to deceive Google servers in Berlin for a digital art piece posted on Feb. 1. (Simon Weckert)

https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2020/02/04/google-maps-simon-weckert/?itid=hp_hp-more-top-stories-2_google-maps-jam-415am%3Ahomepage%2Fstory-ans

http://www.simonweckert.com/googlemapshacks.html

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