Google Maps adds more perk to the Christmas shopping spree by giving Web shoppers a holiday tour, sans the freezing weather.
Google updates the Business View feature of Google Maps so shoppers can have a detailed imagery of some business locations in London and New York which are clad with Christmas decor. For instance, the Maps can show images of Bloomingdale’s, Saks Fifth Avenue and Macy’s in New York, as well as London’s Liberty and Selfridges. Furthermore, users can take a peek inside certain establishments if there is a “See Inside” mark on them.
Shoppers know the thrill of actual shopping, and get visual treats from the seasonal and lavish displays in the windows of department stores and shops. Through the Lat Long Blog, Google announced Friday that people can already check on decked out displays in London and New York without the hassles of tugging bags, getting through crowds and braving the cold weather.
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