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Welcome to our Community blog Benelux!

Dear Visitor, Welcome to our HERE Community blog! This blog is for everyone, who is interested in HERE maps, geography, development, technology and IOT, and would like to stay in the loop! In our blog you will be able to find posts related to diverse topics, so that you can read what interests you the most! You will be able to find posts related to: … Continue reading Welcome to our Community blog Benelux!

Apply for the”Update Amsterdam” challenge!

Dear Mapper, Do you live or work in Amsterdam? Is Amsterdam the city you visit pretty often? Or maybe you like working with Mapillary coverage in Map Creator and with Map Alerts? 😏 We are happy to announce a new challenge called 📢”Update Amsterdam”📢. You will be helping us with improving the quality and coverage of Amsterdam by solving Map Alerts located in this city! 😃 Sounds exciting … Continue reading Apply for the”Update Amsterdam” challenge!

Map Creator tips & tricks: Speed Limits and Legal Dividers in Map Creator

Dear Mappers, Please read about speed limit coding and legal dividers in Map Creator. What to code and what not to code? 🤔 Temporary vs Permanent Speed Limits From time to time, we receive the information, that users have coded temporary speed limits as permanent limits and unfortunately this comes into our map. As a general rule, only permanent speed limits must be coded in the … Continue reading Map Creator tips & tricks: Speed Limits and Legal Dividers in Map Creator

Introducing HERE XYZ Beta

Do you know about HERE new service? HERE XYZ Beta? 😏 This is a service for cartographers, mapping enthusiasts and developers, who work with geospatial data. How does it work? Simple! 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 … Continue reading Introducing HERE XYZ Beta

User story: Jean-Baptiste B. from France

Dear Mappers, 📢 Please read a great user story provided by Jean-Baptiste B. from France. He shares his experiences and thoughts about Map Creator tool and its community. 😃🌍 ………………………………………………………………………………………………. 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 trades and Map Creator Map Master (user ambassador). I live nearby the city … Continue reading User story: Jean-Baptiste B. from France

Road closures attribute: Update 12/11

Dear Mappers, We have a new attribute category in the Map Creator: Road closures⛔️ Here you can enter the information to indicate that a road segment is currently closed, f.ex. due to construction activities. This data will be directed to and help our Live Traffic team to show in the navigation systems with HERE maps that have Live Traffic included where roads are closed and cannot … Continue reading Road closures attribute: Update 12/11

Best practices in Map Creator Community

Why help building a better map❓🤔 We would like to share a best practice of Map Creator Community: some discrepancies between speed limits and speed categories, mainly in urban areas, were discovered this month by Community. Thanks to the local support this was reported to our Community Expert, who was able to identify several examples and escalate it to be solved. Spotting such discrepancies cannot … Continue reading Best practices in Map Creator Community

Map the Alps news: 25/09/2018

Dear Mappers, Do you know that map coverage in the Alps needs to be improved? ⛰ 😏 Mapillary, HERE and Garmin are making a combined effort to increase the map coverage of an area that are visited by over 120 million people annually. Let’s create a better image coverage while participating in the “Map the Alps” challenge. Furthermore, you can win some fantastic prizes‼️ Check out more … Continue reading Map the Alps news: 25/09/2018