Go check out the Google Maps app and you might notice a few things have changed since the last time you poked around. In the last couple of days, Google pushed some changes to the Maps interface that add street view images to the directions screen. It seems there's also another change showing up on more recent versions that will also move around a few widgets on the screen.
When you begin planning a route between two places, the directions screen will now show thumbnails from Street View with every turn in the list Tapping on the image will open up Street View's full 360-degree viewer and direct it to the location of the turn.Read More
Google Maps gains Street View images for directions and a bottom bar for location info, directions, and more was written by the awesome team at Android Police.