Monty the cat would prefer to remain anonymous.
Or, at least, her owner, Mary Kalin-Casey, would.
Because with Google's new "Street View" feature, the Google cameras were able to get a street-level view of her building in San Francisco, and when Mary zoomed in on the picture, she was able to see her cat, Monty, sitting on a perch in her living room window.
I sense a Hitchcock move in the making: "Rear Window," Google style.
Google keeps saying it takes privacy seriously, yet it seems to keep making moves that evidently ignore people's privacy concerns.
Read more in the New York Times story.