Google Offers Virtual Red Carpet Tour For Oscars

    February 25, 2011

To mark the 83rd annual Academy Awards on Sunday, Google is allowing users to take a virtual tour of the event via its earth service.

 The Google Lat Long Blog Google+LatLong%29″ title=”google red carpet”>explains. “Take a virtual tour of the Kodak Theatre in Google Earth — as if you’re actually there! It includes the red carpet, paparazzi and even the Oscar statues.”



“If you’d like to take your own trip on the red carpet in Google Earth, download a 3D model of the Red Carpet, Hollywood and Highland Center, and the Kodak Theatre.”

Users can also view Oscar Search trends, see which nominees are being searched and read real-time news articles.