Fantom Lake: Why are our maps better than Google maps? Very simple.

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Why are our maps better than Google maps? Very simple.
Google maps are drawn by robots. And not the smartest robots.
We draw maps with straight hands and use the brain.
What is the difference?

Fantom Lake: Why are our maps better than Google maps? Very simple.

Fantom Lake: Why are our maps better than Google maps? Very simple.

Well, the difference is that robots are faster, albeit with unpredictable results.
Here is a simple example.
The small town of Alcoy, province of Alicante, Spain.
As you can see for yourself, on the map of Google there is a rather large lake.

Fantom Lake: Why are our maps better than Google maps? Very simple.

Fantom Lake: Why are our maps better than Google maps? Very simple.

In reality, of course, there is no lake there. The robot that was drawing the map mixed up the shadow from the building and the park with the lake. So on the map of Google, a new water body appeared.
Especially glad, I think, are the residents of the city of Alcoy.

Fantom Lake: Why are our maps better than Google maps? Very simple.

Fantom Lake: Why are our maps better than Google maps? Very simple.

This is just one example, in fact, there are many thousands of such (or similar) errors. For example, in China on the territory of a large international airport, there are streets for some reason, and the airport itself is completely absent.

Fantom Lake: Why are our maps better than Google maps? Very simple.

And even in the United States and Canada – a lot of ridiculous mistakes and inaccuracies, and most often they are associated with water bodies.

Why are our maps better than Google maps? Very simple.

Why are our maps better than Google maps? Very simple.

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