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Tag: Washington State Department of Transportation

Sep.
20th

WSDOT says Narrows bridges still standing, despite distorted iOS 6 photo

A distorted aerial photo of the Tacoma Narrows Bridges released Wednesday as part of the maps in Apple’s iOS 6 mobile operating system caused the Washington State Department of Transportation to Tweet Thursday that the bridges are still intact.

A tumblr.com blog called The Amazing iOS 6 Maps, mocking the new system,  posted the picture with the caption: “Oh no, Galloping Gertie is back!” The reference

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