Google Maps has decided to go ahead with its plans to include some of the exclusive features previously provided by Vases only, bought by the technological giant Mountain Vieva in June 2013 for $ 966 million.
Users from some countries will see this Thursday that the app shows the location of fast radars on a particular route. When you select a route, the application will detect all radars on the road. Although the service includes only fixed radars for the time being, mobile radars will also be displayed in the future, according to TechCrunch.
The company has confirmed that it uses the ability of Google users to see speed restrictions, fixed-speed radars, and mobile phones in more than 40 countries around the world.
Countries that have this service: Australia, Brazil, Spain, United States, Canada, United Kingdom, India, Mexico, Russia, Japan, Andorra, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Israel, Italy, Jordan , Kuwait, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Morocco, Namibia, the Netherlands, Norway, Oman, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Slovakia, South Africa, Sweden, Tunisia and Zimbabwe.
Speed limitation appears at the bottom of the application, while radars appear as icons on roads. Only Android users can report the radar location. "Android users can report mobile speed cameras, as well as the ability for iOS users to see these reports," the company's sources confirmed. ABC.
"These reports will appear on the map within minutes, which will help nearby drivers to better plan and manage their route, and users can check reports using quick-rolling tools to ensure accuracy," they said.
Google Maps will use a combination of authorized sources and user app comments to find speed cameras.