Bay Bridge Explorer App Lets You Drive on New Bridge

The ever-changing shape of the San Francisco Bay Bridge is about to shift again over Memorial Day weekend as part of a larger effort to retrofit one of the world's busiest bridges. And as you might recall, drivers don't adapt well to the  abrupt changes. Remember the confusion and crashes on the bridge after the notorious “S curve” was built?

But that's why the state has released a new app today — Bay Bridge Explorer — for iPad users. It will explain exactly what is going on with the bridge construction in real time. More importantly, it lets drivers cruise the bridge in its virtual form with a little tilting and tapping of their iPads, Mashup reports.

And, yes, the 3D game gives you room to speed on the Bay Bridge.

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