Dear Reader, Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas has become one of the key events in tech industry during the recent years and is always kicks-off the year with announcements, new partnerships and plenty of geeky concepts. On our blog we’ve mentioned the new SoMo app by HERE and a collaboration with Amazon’s voice assistant – Alexa. By now CES is already over, so why … Continue reading HERE@CES: That’s a wrap
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?
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
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
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
Dear Map Creator User! The survey to register for the User Testing Pool participant has been closed. Currently we are analyzing all applications and will keep you posted, who was chosen. Read more information about this initiative here: Our Map Creator is constantly evolving as our developers are permanently working to make the Map Creator even more attractive, user-friendly and efficient for our users. So, … Continue reading User testing pool – registration closed
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