Yesterday I discovered Google's new "Street View" by chance, looking for directions, and blogged it, before it was officially announced and before I'd had a chance to talk to anyone at Google. At Where 2.0 yesterday I spoke to John Hanke, Google Maps GM, after the official announcement about Street View and some of the new functionality, which includes "Mapplets" and transit information.
As most people know at this point, Street View offers 360 degree views of storefronts and outdoor areas that are being developed and cataloged by Google itself and a partner, Immersive Media. Right now there [...]
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