Think the Google Maps Street View feature is pretty cool, but missing somewhere important to you? You can fix that.
Google recently announced that it would be allowing users to create their own 360-degree maps and upload them to Google’s mapping tool.
"We are excited to see the different types of Street View experiences that everyone will contribute," Google product manager Evan Rapoport said in a blog post.
"For example this feature can now enable environmental non-profits to document and promote the beautiful places they strive to protect.
"It also opens up a new tool for photographers to showcase diversity in a specific location – by times of day, weather conditions or cultural events – in a way that Street View currently doesn't cover."
In Canada, this new feature should come in especially handy, considering the huge landmass that Google would have to cover in order to document all of Canada in Street ViewRead More »from Google Street View, as created by you