Google: Swiss ruling could close Street View

Google: Swiss ruling could close Street View

Google said on Wednesday it would appeal to Switzerland's highest court against a ruling forcing it to mask faces on its Street View service. The ruling could force it to shut down the facility in Switzerland, it said.

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Extra jail time for hunger-striking dope farmer

A hemp farmer and cannabis activist sentenced to over five years in jail has been handed an additional year in prison, reports said.

 

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High number of accidents on Swiss roads

The number of fatal crashes in Switzerland fell in 2010, but the number remains too high, a new report has said.

 

Jetman completes Grand Canyon flight

Jetman completes Grand Canyon flight

A Swiss adventurer has finally made a "historic" jetpack-powered flight above the Grand Canyon, organizers claimed on Tuesday, days after he canceled a bid saying he had not trained enough.