July 16th, 2009

(no subject)

Google Maps search has gone really odd recently. It is terribly, terribly, confused. If I type in

if i type init takes me to
Surrey QuaysElephant
Chalk Farmthe right place, which is labelled "Chalk Farm, Kensington"
West HampsteadBritannia junction (Camden Town tube station)
Upper ClaptonHackney Town Hall
Lower Claptonthe right place, which is labelled "Lower Clapton, Lewisham"
Cubitt TownNorth Greenwich
New CrossLadywell
Silvertownthe right place, which is labelled "Silvertown, Bexley"
North Sheen"North Sheen, Kensington"
HendonHigh Barnet (High Street)
Golders GreenHigh Barnet (High Street)
Penge, LondonBiggin Hill [!!!!]
West HamCanning Town

I would be really careful using it for navigation within London.