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Moscow gets new 3D panorama city app

A view of the Kremlin, Moscow.
A view of the Kremlin, Moscow. Image by Pavel Kazachkov / CC BY 2.0

A test version of a new mobile app for Moscow is now available for iPhone and Android. The app, called Electronic Atlas, was launched by the city authorities, and allows navigation around the city by using 3D panoramas of the streets. Other features include switching between photos of the city taken in different seasons, learning facts about famous buildings and monuments, as well as checking opening hours and traffic congestion. Read more: calvertjournal.com