Google closes photo service Panoramio

Google closes photo service Panoramio

(Photo: panoramio.com)

Google is known to adjust little used services rigorously. Now it hits the photo service Panoramio.

Geocode associated with pictures upload and share: That's the idea behind the since 2007-Google service Panoramio photo. But now, the Internet company the service whose images could be seen for example in Google Earth or Maps, a. Of 4 November on, it is no longer possible according to the information, upload new photos at Panoramio. Photos that are already on the Panoramio servers are still available until November 2017th Then the service should be switched off completely.

Users who have linked their Panoramio- with a Google account, find their images automatically in Google Album Archive or can download takeout with the Google service. Alternatively, the photos in Panoramio settings can request a ZIP file.(AP) /(AP) /(THO)