Google has opened up Map Maker to users in Bulgaria, Italy, San Marino and the Vatican, letting citizens – including the Pope – update maps for their local area with new landmarks, roads, building outlines and more.
Map Maker is a browser-based service that allows users to create and suggest changes for Google Maps and Google Earth – it basically lets Google keep up-to-date with the changing landscape, ensuring its popular mapping services are as current as possible. You can read the story about how Map Maker came to fruition here.
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And you can read the full details of this latest rollout in Google’s blog post below.