Who contributed to the “Update Amsterdam” challenge?

Dear Mappers, Our “Update Amsterdam” challenge has ended but you might be curious, who was the big contributor! 📢 Please join us to congratulate: 👏 Remco W. !!! 😃 Remco significantly contributed to the better and more accurate maps of Amsterdam by solving 📢 446 Map Alerts in this city. These Map Alerts consisted of potential one-ways, missing geometry and speed limits. As we announced in previous communication, whoever solves 100 … Continue reading Who contributed to the “Update Amsterdam” challenge?

HERE@CES: Amazon Alexa

Collaboration with Amazon Alexa During the CES in Las Vegas, HERE Technologies has announced a collaboration with Amazon that will see the two companies integrate Amazon Alexa and HERE navigation and location services. Major benefits will be: Combination of voice-first interactions and leading in-car navigation services Voice-first user interface delivers natural, intuitive guidance to drivers Automakers shorten development timeline with HERE + Alexa Auto pre-integration … Continue reading HERE@CES: Amazon Alexa

HERE@CES: SoMo app

From 8-11 January HERE has been present at CES Las Vegas. Till now on, HERE already made already some big announcements, so hereby the first HERE@CES news! 📢 SoMo: the new all-in-one mobility app Derived from “Social Mobility,” SoMo is a first-of-its-kind mobility app that gives the freedom to choose how to move from point A to B by introducing three innovative concepts: Social Ride … Continue reading HERE@CES: SoMo app

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

Community Educational Program: Collaboration with Universities & High Schools in Italy

Dear Mappers, Did you know that HERE Community Team cooperates with various universities and schools by proposing a Community Educational Program?👨‍🎓 What is a Community Educational Program? Map Creator is a user-friendly tool, allowing various types of users to add, remove or modify road, house number or place and its attributes. However, Map Creator can be also used as a learning tool for students and … Continue reading Community Educational Program: Collaboration with Universities & High Schools in Italy


Dear Mappers, Often we are asked by community members and users of the Map Creator: where they can find explanations for using the Map Creator, how they can contact us, information about programs and activities, if there is a forum to discuss with other users, etc. With this article we want to give you some general guidance for the usage of our Map Creator.😃 Landing … Continue reading Help..?

Map Creator tips & tricks: Disconnected Geometry

Dear Mappers, Here are some good tips that will help you for coding geometry in Map Creator: You can speed up the process of moderation of many users’ edits, by simply paying special attention while editing in several categories. The background is that many edits, which are not done completely or even in a wrong way, cause error validations. Our moderators have to check and correct … Continue reading Map Creator tips & tricks: Disconnected Geometry