The Google Maps has been useful hugely for the tools which have been used by the millions of the people all around this globe mainly because of the excellent tools of navigation and traffic. Lately, though some people had the bright idea of hacking of the Google Maps by the creation of the traffic jams virtually using a wagon completely from Smartphones.
If the Google Maps had been used in an area which is busy area, the users may have come across probably through intersections at an accident or the slowing down of the construction of traffic quite a bit. When that is happening, Maps are changing the color of roads which are affected from greens to possibly orange or even red for showing how the traffic is bad and if the things are getting bad or maybe if another route may be provided for the users.
For figuring out how the traffic is bad, Google is using the other people with the Maps for identifying of the heavy traffic or the traffic which is moving slow. As more of the people are using the Google Maps in an area, the worse the traffic, Google changes the color of street showing that. Simon Weckert had recently taken advantage of the process by hacking for the google maps as per the name which he has given. For the accomplishing of this, he had loaded 99 smartphones into one wagon and turned them onto the navigation of Google Maps. As he was walking in a street, Google was able to recognize the high user concentration and termed the street to have heavy traffic or slow moving traffic.
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