Tips & Tricks: Your Geospace

Dear Mappers, In this week’s article we would like to write about the “Your Geospace” feature in Map Creator.  “Your Geospace” is an environment that enables you to upload or drag and drop any file and visualize it in Map Creator. These files can be for instance: Your own GPX file from your e.g. walking or biking trip GeoJson files that you found at your … Continue reading Tips & Tricks: Your Geospace

Did you know… we have different versions of satellite imagery?

When you detect new streets that exist in reality, but are still missing in the map and want to add them you would normally use the satellite image layer. But if those streets are really new you might face the situation that they are not yet covered in the normal satellite view.  In such a situation you can benefit from one (or even both) of … Continue reading Did you know… we have different versions of satellite imagery?

History of Maps: Cave Days…

A Brief introduction of Early Cartography… Dear Mappers,  We enjoy map making as much us you do, as such we have decided to take a walk down  memory lane and have a look at how it all started… so here’s the first part of series of articles dedicated to the history of maps. Map making has been part of  human nature for thousands of years, … Continue reading History of Maps: Cave Days…

2nd Part Results Map My Summer ’19

Dear Mappers, The 2nd Part of Map My Summer initiative has come to an end, but what a journey it was! Thank you ALL! We would like to congratulate all users of Map Creator, who participated in this initiative: You rock!!! Would you like to know, what we achieved? In Western Europe your effort resulted in more than 8048 Map Alerts Solved  during the challenge … Continue reading 2nd Part Results Map My Summer ’19

Map My Summer: Part 2 Update

Dear Mappers, We’d like to share with you some more results from Map my Summer Part 2! Here is an overview of the current status:   In Western Europe  we already have more than 7550 Map Alerts solved! This is impressive! Don’t forget that in order to be eligible to win a voucher of £100 value, you need to solve minimum 500 Map Alerts! So, keep … Continue reading Map My Summer: Part 2 Update

Map My Summer ’19: Part 2 so far…

Dear Mappers, Already 2 weeks have passed after we started Part 2 of our Map My Summer ’19 campaign!  Time flies! So.. have you wondered how many Map Alerts have been solved? 😏 Here is an overview of the current status:   In Western Europe we already have more than 3900 Map Alerts solved! This is impressive! Congratulations to Remco V., and Claude B., who have … Continue reading Map My Summer ’19: Part 2 so far…

Map My Summer ’19: Part 2

Hello Mappers!!!   The second part of Map My Summer ’19 is about to begin😊   Excited? Here is more information on how to participate: 2nd Part: from July 29th to August 31st During this phase we will ask you to solve Map Alerts   Once Part 2 starts next week this is the neccessary information: If you did not register for the first part … Continue reading Map My Summer ’19: Part 2