" 99 second hand smartphones are transported in a handcart to generate virtual traffic jam in Google Maps.Through this activity, it is possible to turn a green street red which has an impact in the physical world by navigating cars on another route to avoid being stuck in traffic. " #googlemapshacks

simonweckert.com/googlemapshac

@yogthos
With all those cameras on the roads, why would they rely on fucking Google for their traffic data?

@drq I imagine anybody with an Android phone uses Google maps since that's what's on it

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@yogthos oh, I thought it was about traffic lights relying on Google data.

@drq ah no, I think he's just messing with anybody relying on the maps ;)

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