An Android fan’s take on Google vs Apple

First, take a look at this location on Google maps. You’ll be zoomed in in the northeast part of Pakistan. At the middle of that part of the map, you’ll see something like this image:


Was this done by someone on the Google Maps team? Is it possible it was done by someone outside of Google?

As it turns out, this is indeed a prank, done with Google Mapmaker. The result is an image hosted on (check the URL in the above link). Thanks to Doney den Ouden for the insight.

Interested in making your own version? Here’s the edit page for this one. [HT @varunorcv]