The app does precisely what its title suggests: it enables you to browse the streets of the world in 360-degree photographs straight out of your smartphone. Nonetheless, if this sounds acquainted, it is as a result of the extra common Google Maps app additionally enables you to try this by simply tapping on the picture of the place you need to see.
The devoted Avenue View app is generally utilized by individuals who need to contribute their very own 360-degree pictures, however since Google now gives a “Avenue View Studio” internet app, the Avenue View app simply turns into redundant. So, it is no shock that Google has determined to finish it.
The information of the Google Avenue View app’s demise first got here from 9to5Google. The parents there discovered that in model 126.96.36.1994371618 of the app, the tech big has composed a couple of — nonetheless hidden from the general public — shutdown notices, which say that the applying will likely be shut down on March twenty first, 2023.
A bit after 9to5Google’s report, a spokesperson, Madison Gouveia, confirmed to The Verge that Google is certainly planning to close down the Avenue View app in March 2023. Nonetheless, we should notice that the Avenue View service will proceed to operate, so you’ll nonetheless be capable to discover the streets of your favourite cities, however solely by means of the Google Maps app.