After five years of tracking Saint Nick, Google and NORAD are going their separate ways. The North American Aerospace Defense Command announced this week that it was now working with Microsoft Bing to follow Santa’s worldwide progress, the Guardian reports. Google has launched its own “Santa tracker” including games and personalized calls from Saint Nick to children. But NORAD’s tracking system will be no slouch, with data on Santa’s elevation, photos of his journey, weather, and Wikipedia information on his various stops.
Christmas is a competitive endeavor!