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May 16, 2013

Preview the New Google Maps

Until Google sends invites that let you preview the new Google Maps interface, check the MoreThanAMap site to see the new maps. It's a site that shows demos for various Google Maps API features, but the "base maps" demos are the most interesting because you can see the new map tiles.

"For the last decade, we've obsessed over building great maps—maps that are comprehensive, accurate, and easy to use," says Google.


You can also check the new colors, the new icons for local business and the corresponding cards.


The new Street View powered by WebGL:


Old vs new:


{ Thanks, Florian K. }

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