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Google Maps Isn't Flat Anymore

Google maps are the most widely used online mapping service on the globe. Since it's launch it has kept on improvising, adding new features and updates. Google maps are used all around the world and it provides the most accurate location and landmarks.

Google Maps is no longer shows two dimensions. Instead, it shows the earth as a globe rather than a flat projection as before. You will not notice it when you open the maps first but if you zoom out far enough, you'll eventually get a moon's-eye view of our world. This means you'll see the world in a more realistic way. And if you notice Greenland's projection is no longer the size of Africa.
you can manipulate the globe as you please. You can spin it, zoom it, etc. It now gives more of a natural feel. You may have seen an earth globe in the school and that looked more convenient and gave a more of a realistic projection.

As previously announced in an official tweet by google maps, Google Maps now shows the earth as…