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We’ve reported on a lot of different apps that have tried to tackle the issue of mapping accessible places, and most fizzle out before they really turn functional. Enter Google, which added a feature in a recent Google Maps update that allows users to easily share detailed accessibility info. Given that user input is the key to accessibility mapping, and Google certainly brings a lot of users, this may be what we’ve all been waiting for.