Apple Maps adds animated landmarks like rotating London Eye and time-telling Big Ben.

london-eye-apple-mapsApple has added new, 3D animated imagery to its Maps application starting with some of the most famous British landmarks. Apple Maps now features a rotating London Eye and Big Ben’s clock* now shows the correct time when using the app’s Flyover feature.

These are neat new touches in the Apple Maps app follow the company adding a number of new international Flyover destinations in the app including Ediburgh, Linz, Venice, Cáceres, Rennes, Guadalajara and Ponce, all available to view in three-dimensions plus several new US cities.

* Yes, I am fully aware that Big Ben is the name for the bell and the clock tower is called Elizabeth Tower.

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