Friday, October 12, 2012

Google Releases Biggest Street View Update Ever, Refreshing 250,000 Miles Of Roads Worldwide

Google just released their biggest ever one-time update to the Street View feature in Google Maps. On their Lat-Long blog, they announced that they have doubled their number of special collections and expanded Street View to more places around the world.

Read on for details.
They are expanding coverage in many countries, and they list in their blog post:

  • Macau
  • Singapore
  • Sweden
  • US
  • Thailand
  • Taiwan
  • Italy
  • Great Britain
  • Denmark
  • Norway
  • Canada
They are also adding new special collections in Japan, Spain, France, Brazil etc. They have also added even more navigable castles, city centers and other tourist attractions.