Who needs a runway for a drone? The Story behind the Transition UAV company...

As we approach the office of Quantum Systems on the outskirts of Munich, the first thing that Armin Busse, the CFO at Quantum Systems,...

This guy started his one-man drone mapping business when you haven’t even heard that...

Drone mapping is a buzz word of 2016. Companies like PrecisionHawk or SenseFly offer end-to-end UAV mapping solutions where you don’t need any extensive...

This is how every weather forecast map should look like

Weather maps are boring. Country level maps with cloud icons and temperature labels might be enough for most of the people but not for...

CartoDB rebrands to Carto and makes mapping even easier with new tools

CartoDB is one of our favourite mapping companies. Together with Mapbox, CartoDB revolutionized the way that we do interactive online maps. It gave maps back...

An operating system for Earth: Interview with the CEO of PlanetOS

The California based startup PlanetOS is on a mission to connect all the Geospatial sensors in the world - in the oceans, in the atmosphere,...

#geochat: Let’s talk about “maps for machines” with HERE

What's special about February this year? For starters, it's a leap year so we get to chill on the 29th. But that's not why...

PrecisionHawk develops data and safety tools to take drone use to the next level

For many years, remote sensing was directly connected to collecting data with satellites and manned aircraft. Originally this was a truly game changing technology,...

What3Words, Geographic little data and the crystal ball for 2016: Interview with Gary Gale,...

In the age of GPS, navigating in a new area is a piece of cake. All you need is a smartphone or a PND...

Finnish start-up Maptionnaire revolutionizes questionnaires related to urban geography

Sometimes you hear about an idea so simple and yet so useful that you wish it was yours. That’s the case of Maptionnaire –...

Apple buys geo visualization start-up Mapsense for about $25M

This is year of mapping companies. First in June Mapbox has raised $52.55 million in a Series B round of funding, which was one of the...

“CloudCities is a YouTube-style smart 3D city service” – Interview with Antje Kunze, CEO...

SmarterBetterCities is a fast growing 3D web startup, with offices in Zurich and Redlands. They create captivating 3D visualizations that is both light-weight and...

Interview with the CEO of Estimote – start-up that is about to revolutionize indoor...

Recently I had a pleasure to talk to Jakub Krzych - CEO & Co-Founder of Estimote - start-up that is about to revolutionize indoor location-based...

Playcez : Location Based Social App from India

"Boring Weekends & Evenings will soon be history" beams the homepage of the Playcez! Playcez - an enterprising location based app startup based out of Delhi...

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