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Geolocate Comments in Panoramas: Street View in China by City 8

By May 13, 2008 3 Comments in China have a unique take on the use of panoramas to provide information about the city. Systems such as Google’s Street View provide a blanket coverage of the road system but in reality are little more than ‘eye candy’. City 8 on the other hand allows users to tag information inside the panorama – creating a simple yet effective way to geolocate comments and info on the urban environment.

The YouTube movie below provides an insight:

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Andy is Professor of Digital Urban Systems at the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis at University College London.