Apple has launched hundreds of vehicles with panoramic cameras to collect map data to improve Apple Maps. It follows from the materials of the official website of the company. The information obtained will form the basis for updates to the navigation service, which will be published gradually.
For all its secrecy and longing for secrecy, Apple publishes a full list of cities and towns and the dates will appear her car. At the moment, the itinerary is limited to Apple only the United States and great Britain, however, there is hope that soon data collection will be carried out in Russia.
This year, Apple signed a partnership agreement with the national cartographic service of “2GIS” for the purpose of filling Apple Maps data about institutions and organizations in 290 cities of Russia. These data include information about the location of the institutions, their photos and reviews to the visiting guests.