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06.07.2020

New Maps feature for better conversions

Which customer does not want to know in what kind of neighborhood his future home or the booked hotel is located? Previously a complicated switch between different websites, the new Google Maps feature Location Context makes it easy: local information can be directly integrated into real estate or booking platforms. 

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18.06.2020

Immersive gaming experience with Google Maps

In its 15-year history, Google Maps has repeatedly set new standards. Even now, Google can come up with a number of new features. One of them is the integration of real cards into computer games. 

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11.06.2020

More efficient and successful through address validation

Typing errors in the address, a missing or wrong name: Inaccurate address data can have expensive consequences. Address validation using Google Maps offers a quick and cost-effective way to correct address data and display it correctly on the map.

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05.06.2020

Back to Business with MapsIndoors Lite

With corona restrictions being lifted, companies are facing the challenge of getting their employees back to the office as smoothly and safely as possible. With MapsIndoors Lite, we provide a digital solution for workplace planning in collaboration with our partners at MapsPeople.

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20.05.2020

Webby Awards 2020 for Where on Google Earth is Carmen Sandiego

We were nominated for the Webby Awards again this year – and won two awards with our Carmen Sandiego game for Google Earth. Our live tracking application for the adventure race Red Bull X-Alps 2019 made it into the top 5.

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15.05.2020

Corona Mobility: Data visualization with heatmaps

Lockdown measures are being loosened – how does this affect our mobility behavior? In the first part of our Corona Mobility series, we analyzed data sets up until week 13. Now we look at what has changed since the beginning of April – with data from MOTIONTAG, Google and Apple.

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