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what3words simplifies location-finding in Tokyo

what3words simplifies location-finding in Tokyo

Users of the taxi-hailing app S.Ride can use the digital address technology to navigate to a specific address in the Japanese capital using just three words.

Mapillary launches street-level image and map data marketplace

Mapillary launches street-level image and map data marketplace

Mapmakers and others can post requests on the marketplace, which aims to respond to the increased pressure for up-to-date map data.

Vancouver Police uses AI to prevent crime

Vancouver Police uses AI to prevent crime

Through spatial analytics, police are able to predict where residential break-and-enters will occur and place police patrols accordingly

Mapillary makes map data collection easier and faster

Mapillary makes map data collection easier and faster

The platform provides a web and mobile app that allows anyone to task a person in their organisation with gathering imagery and map data for improving their maps

GeoSpock wins Liverpool transport challenge

GeoSpock wins Liverpool transport challenge

The company was awarded winning status after delivering a “crucial understanding” of local blockers and for providing a real-world solution

Blockchain mobility consortium grows

Blockchain mobility consortium grows

People-powered location network, XYO, is joining the MOBI consortium of brands and businesses dedicated to bringing innovation to the transportation industry through blockchain