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Big Ben & London Eye are now Animated on Apple Maps! 3D Flyovers on iOS & Mac OSX

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Today Apple updated Apple Maps to include animations of both London's Elizabeth Tower clock, aka Big Ben and the London Eye, aka the Millennium Wheel. Big Ben tells the correct time, in London of course. All part of their stunning 3D flyovers on Apple Maps in both iOS and Mac OSX. More animations of other attractions are planned. Thanks to Mac Rumours for the news: http://www.macrumors.com/2015/02/26/apple-animated-landmarks-maps/ And the Daily Mail - original source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2962043/Apple-s-maps-real-bid-outdo-Google-Update-shows-correct-time-Big-Ben-reveals-London-Eye-rotating.html Quote: Apple's maps get real in bid to outdo Google: App shows the correct time on Big Ben and reveals the London Eye rotating Features initially only available for London landmarks 3D flyovers show the correct time, and the London Eye moving Apple also expanded service allowing firms to add their details to maps Believed firm can map animated image in real time onto existing buildings