Map My Summer ’19

Hello Mappers!!! Summer is coming and with it our 3rd edition of the Map My Summer challenge for external users only 😊 Ready to relax and embark on the world of cartographic editing? This year the challenge will unfold in a different way !!! A first part where you will count the edits you make in any Western European Country * and a second part … Continue reading Map My Summer ’19

HERE Apps

Hello Mappers,   This week we would like to share with you the applications that HERE has available for the mobile phone market in several areas such as utilities, business, education and navigation.   For the Android and iOS market:   HERE WeGo – you will always know all the ways to move around in your city, all in one place. Bicycle, car, shared vehicle, … Continue reading HERE Apps

Tips & Tricks for a better Map Creator Experience (Part 2)

Hello Mappers,   This week we would like to give you some tips to improve your work in Map Creator:   Highlight the entire street name Press <Alt> and click on a link All links with the same name (that are in view) will be highlighted and can be modified simultaneously If you modify in one go, all the attributes that differ along the highlighted … Continue reading Tips & Tricks for a better Map Creator Experience (Part 2)

Live coding HERE

Some say that developing your own software is like building Lego.  Take existing pieces and put them together in the properly in the right order… but as often it is the case that reality is a little bit more complicated.  Using development tools requires focus, precision and keeping an eye on the documentation, but even then sometimes one can feel in need of help. Great … Continue reading Live coding HERE

Reporting road closures for our Traffic Service

Hello Mappers,   Many of us are aware of the capability to report road closures in the Map Creator tool that will is used for HERE traffic services.  If you don’t recall, it’s very easy to access this functionality via the Road attributes menu and selecting the green button “Report road closure” – as shown in the image below.   Please fill the information the … Continue reading Reporting road closures for our Traffic Service

Testers chosen for the User Testing Pool

Dear R eaders, We would like to announce that finally we have reviewed all the applications for the User Testing Pool.  To our surprise, across the UK & Ireland we received nearly 20 applications! It’s amazing to read how motivated you are and willing to support us. Therefore, we would like to THANK YOU for your time and effort spent completing the survey! Nevertheless, out … Continue reading Testers chosen for the User Testing Pool

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