Development

Structuring our data for streaming

When it comes to presenting a whole world’s worth of data in real-time on a mobile device, unsurprisingly there are a lot of constraints and challenges. One such challenge is getting that data from our servers to a user’s application... Read more

Indoor Mapping Blog

Submitting your indoor map to eeGeo

eeGeo’s 3D Indoor Maps offering is available and we are now accepting submissions! This means that you can submit your indoor own maps to eeGeo and view them using our immersive 3D technology. The images below show 2D map data... Read more

Open Source

The WRLD Cross-Platform SDK

At eeGeo, we are building tools that we believe will enable application developers to deliver more engaging user experiences using location. By analysis of user behaviour in our open-source Recce app, we have determined empirically that initial engagement is increased... Read more

Indoor Mapping Blog

New Customer and New App

Some of you eagle eyed observers may have noticed a change to our Customers page. This week we welcomed Cisco Systems onto the website! We’ve been working with Cisco for a little while on a bespoke app for them to... Read more

SDK

Announcing the eeGeo iOS API

At eeGeo, we believe that well executed use of location can be a hugely powerful tool in delivering excellent user experiences. We’ve found empirically that user engagement is increased by delivering a beautiful and responsive map. Through our SDK for... Read more

Announcements

Updated Great Britain Coverage

We are pleased to announce an update to our Great Britain coverage. This data refresh covering nearly 230 thousand square kilometres of Great Britain, including every road and man made structure. In addition to providing your apps with a more... Read more

Development

A day in the life of a new start

As you may be aware if you’ve been following us on Twitter, we’ve been expanding our team significantly (and we’re still going, head over to our jobs page for more info!). I’m writing today to tell you about what life... Read more

Development

Scaling up with Hadoop, EMR & mrjob

In a previous post, we talked about creating 3D terrain resources. While terrain is arguably the single most important feature in a map, our mapping platform also provides buildings, transport networks (road, rail, tram), trees, place names and more. Given... Read more

iOS

Recce app updates

We’ve just finished a round of improvements for our showcase app, Recce. Recce is a fast, beautiful and fun way to explore the world with video game visuals; it’s built on top of our 3D mapping platform and offers a... Read more

Development

How Do You Make Your 3D Terrain in WRLD Maps?

When showing people our products, we’re frequently asked, “so… how do you actually make your maps?” The short answer is that we process various digital map sources, enhancing and combining them to create 3D models that can be streamed over... Read more

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