08.01.2016

Create Google Maps Markers with Inline SVG

Do you want to reduce redundancy for Google Maps marker images? Our front-end developer Robert Katzki found out how you could embed an SVG file into the Google Maps API. 

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23.12.2015

Merry Christmas and a Mappy New Year!

We are looking back on an exiting and successful year – and hope the same for you! Read our end-of-the-year review.   

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20.12.2015

Google’s New Cardboard Camera Meets a Two-Miles-per-Hour World: Our Weekly Top 5

Today news spread within seconds – 500 years ago they spread at the speed of a horse. Besides three maps that show a Two-Miles-per-Hour World we have some more links that demonstrate how different the world is that we are living in: From Google’s Cardboard Camera to images from Pluto.

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17.12.2015

Do You Want to Buy a Flat, Go to Rome or Love White Christmas? Our Top 5

Every year during the countdown to Christmas, the question arises wether there will be snow or not. We will help you to get an answer. And we will prove, that not all, but many roads lead to Rome. Our top 5 links of the week also could help you to decide, wether you by a flat in Germany or not and give you an idea of how visually impaired are able to receive art. 

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08.12.2015

Rising Sea Levels, Sheep From All Over the World and a Simple Game

The range of this week's links goes from earth to sun and back. Take in every minute of NASA’s video of our life-giving star, make some wild guesses on flucht.io and play the froggy game.

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23.11.2015

Our Top 5: From a Public Transport Live Map to a Search Engine for Genealogy

This week we'd like to show you some great new tools that are all about maps as well as fun facts that might just surprise you. Have you ever tried to find a place without an address? Or live tracked a train on a map? Simply click, to find out more.

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