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

User Testing Pool

Dear Map Creator User! The survey to register for the User Testing Pool participant has been closed. Currently we are analysing all applications and will keep you posted about who has been chosen. Map Creator is constantly evolving as our developers are permanently working to make Map Creator even more attractive, user-friendly and efficient for our users. So, what could be more natural than to … Continue reading User Testing Pool

Speed Cameras: A New Feature in Map Creator

Dear Mappers,   Already noticed the new feature to add Safety Cameras in Map Creator? We give you a detailed view of the new menus, such as viewing, adding, changing or deleting safety cameras.   To view the safety cameras activate the menu in the upper bar in the right corner. A question will be asked if you want to enable this feature, which should … Continue reading Speed Cameras: A New Feature in Map Creator

Introducing HERE XYZ Beta

Do you know about the new HERE service HERE XYZ Beta?   A service for cartographers, mapping enthusiasts and developers who work with geospatial data. Upload, manage, and display your map data with complete flexibility. As easy as X, Y, and Z.   HERE XYZ is an open, interoperable and real-time location data management service from HERE Technologies that offers simple APIs, SDKs, components, and … Continue reading Introducing HERE XYZ Beta

User Story: Jean-Baptiste B. from France

Hello Jean-Baptiste, could you introduce you to the community in a few words?   I’m 29 years old and I’m a works supervisor in the building trade and a Map Creator Map Master. I ’m currently living near to the city of Lyon in France.   When did you start to be active and contribute to Map Creator?   I’ve been active and contributed for … Continue reading User Story: Jean-Baptiste B. from France

Road Closures: A New Feature in Map Creator

Recently a new attribute category has been added to Map Creator: Road Closures. Using this new feature enables you to enter information to indicate that a road segment is currently closed, for example due to construction activities.  This data will be directed to  our HERE Live Traffic team to display in navigation systems with HERE maps and on where roads are closed and cannot … Continue reading Road Closures: A New Feature in Map Creator