The company "Yandex" has added to its mapping service detailed diagrams of eight cities in Russia, and has published updated maps of St. Petersburg and five other cities, reported Thursday by representatives of "Yandex" on the company’s website.
"Make a map directly in Yandex" — the company said.
Users "Yandex.Maps" is now available for detailed diagrams Suzdal, Chita, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Birobidzhan, Yoshkar-Ola, Nizhnevartovsk, Surgut and Magnitogorsk detailing to the house, finding addresses and the ability to build routes by car.
In addition to maps of St. Petersburg, the experts of "Yandex" and updated maps of Novorossiysk, Pskov, Cherepovets, Arkhangelsk and Petrozavodsk, adding to them, in particular, up to date information about new roads and buildings.
All of the city maps are available in the mobile application "Yandex".
In June, the general director of "Yandex" Arkadiy Dobkin told RIA Novosti that the company has for several months plans to cover detailed online maps of the whole world. According to him, maps of various regions of the world will be available to users gradually, as they become available.
Currently, users of the service are available detailed maps of 226 cities in Russia, 82 cities of Ukraine, the two cities of Kazakhstan and the capital of Belarus. According to statistics from TNS, the Russian monthly audience "Yandex.Maps" in May amounted to about 16 million people.
In late June, the addition of new detailed maps of Russian cities and the main competitor announced "Yandex" in Russia — by Google. On the map service of the American company emerged card Astrakhan, Murmansk, Rzhev, Irkutsk, Omsk, Orenburg, Kursk, Magnitogorsk.