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Google Maps: Bringing the world to you

Do you like great views but you're afraid of heights? Google Maps is bringing views from the world's tallest building, the Burj Khalifa, straight to you.

Using the "Trekker," a backpack-mounted camera, it took Google three days to capture all the odds and ends of the more than 160 story building.

From the pool, rooms, maintenance unit and window views, Google is giving users the ability to view the world's tallest building with the click of a mouse.

With technology this advanced, the Internet is really making it hard to want to leave the comfort of your home.

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