Street View and Walking Directions Added to Google Maps for Mobile

Google has added Street View and walking directions to its mobile maps. This will be especially useful for those of you lucky enough to live in a walkable city.

To explain the usefulness of this update, Google made a video on just one of the many ways Street View and walking directions could come in handy. Take a look:

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