Microsoft adds traffic cameras to Windows 10

Click a camera icon to display the latest snapshot

Microsoft now allows Windows users an even better insight into traffic and weather conditions with the inclusion of Vizzion traffic camera imagery in the Windows 10 Maps app. This feature runs alongside the existing traffic flow and incident data on both Windows 10 desktop and mobile devices, and allows users to quickly visualize current road conditions. If you have one of the 350 million devices now running Windows 10, viewing cameras is now as easy as opening the Maps app.

See traffic in California

To view cameras in Windows 10, go to your start menu and select the Maps app. Click on the layers button, and make sure the Cameras checkbox is selected. Zoom in on a location of your choice and look for camera icons. Selecting a camera icon will display the latest snapshot from that location. Current coverage includes traffic cameras across the US, Canada, Australia, Brazil, Hong Kong, Germany, Spain, and the UK.

See camera icons next to incidents in London

About Vizzion

Vizzion is the leading traffic camera supplier for traffic and weather applications and operations centers. Through partnerships with over 200 different transport agencies worldwide, Vizzion offers live feeds from over 65,000 roadside cameras in 43 countries across North America, Europe, Asia, Australasia, and key markets in South America and Africa. Vizzion also provides on-vehicle imagery in 45 North American markets via a network of 50,000 connected commercial vehicles. Both services are available through a flexible XML Web Service and turnkey Desktop Video Wall software. Vizzion’s content is trusted by major digital, broadcast, traffic, fleet, and automotive organizations. Contact for more information.


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