Date: Feb 17, 2019
By: Daisy Phillipson in NEWS
As a service designed to map out every street on the globe, Google Maps has uncovered some weird and wonderful secrets over the years – hence why China still refuses to allow its use.
Perhaps Taiwan didn’t get the memo, as the country’s military service is now scrambling to hide secret sites exposed by new 3D satellite images taken by the navigational app.
According to Business Insider, Google Maps has opened up a can of worms with 3D renderings of the National Security Bureau, the Military Intelligence Bureau and what was, up until now, a secret Patriot missile base, as well as additional defence infrastructure.
Not only have the locations and structures been made visible, but you can even make out the types of launchers and models of the missiles at the sites. Whoops! [FULL STORY]