Tips & Tricks for a better Map Creator Experience

Hey Mappers, Your editing work is always fantastic, and we want to make sure that it’s integrated as quickly and efficiently as possible. Therefore, we’ve created the following short checklist for you to use when adding or fixing roads: 1. Smooth Geometry While adding or editing road geometry, try to smooth it as much as possible, to prevent a sharp angle validation. See example in … Continue reading Tips & Tricks for a better Map Creator Experience

New features for Map Creator Desktop and Mobile

Hey Mappers, This week we would like to share with you some new features now present in Map Creator: Protected Roads removed Some of you might have noticed that now you can modify what we call ‘Protected geometry’ in Map Creator. In order to identify what is protected – when you select a road that is protected you’ll see an icon with letter A on … Continue reading New features for Map Creator Desktop and Mobile

Urban Mobility Index

Dear Mappers,   Have you ever wondered how cities nowadays have been dealing with mobility in terms of connectivity, sustainability, affordability and innovation?   Now you can explore it by simply visiting our Urban Mobility Index page, where you can select a city out of the provided list and see how our cities have been rapidly changing and becoming more smart in terms of:   … Continue reading Urban Mobility Index

HERE@CES: That’s a wrap

The Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas has become one of the key events in the tech industry during recent years and is always kicks-off the new year with announcements, new partnerships and plenty of geeky concepts.  On our blog we’ve mentioned the new SoMo app by HERE and a collaboration with Amazon’s voice assistant – Alexa. Now CES has come to a close why not catch … Continue reading HERE@CES: That’s a wrap

HERE @CES: Amazon Alexa

Collaboration with Amazon Alexa During CES in Las Vegas, HERE Technologies has announced a collaboration with Amazon that will see the two companies integrate Amazon Alexa and HERE navigation and location services. Major benefits will be: Combination of voice-first interactions and leading in-car navigation services Voice-first user interface delivers natural, intuitive guidance to drivers Automakers shorten development timeline with HERE + Alexa Auto pre-integration Read … Continue reading HERE @CES: Amazon Alexa

HERE @CES: SoMo app

From 8-11 January HERE has been present at CES Las Vegas.  Already HERE have made some big announcements, so hereby is the first news from HERE @CES!   SoMo – the new all-in-one mobility app Derived from “Social Mobility,” SoMo is a first-of-its-kind mobility app that gives the freedom to choose how to move from point A to B by introducing three innovative concepts Social … Continue reading HERE @CES: SoMo app

Protected Roads

Dear Mappers, First of all, Happy New Year to you! 🎉 As first news of this year, we would like to let you know that the “Road Protection” functionality for main roads was removed from Map Creator at the end of December 2018. Therefore, you won’t see the “Protected Roads” button displayed anymore on the task bar at the bottom right. This means that users are … Continue reading Protected Roads