16.12.2016

Land Lines: Play Around With the Earth

Satellite images provide a wealth of visual data from which we can visualize in interesting ways. Land Lines is an experiment that lets you explore real satellite imagery through commonly used mobile gestures–drawing and dragging. Give it a try! 

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13.12.2016

Franz Neubert Rocks the Front-end

Around 40 percent of our team are developers. Their skills are as diverse as our projects. Our colleague Franz Neubert for example currently focuses on the newest features at Mapbox. To keep concentrated, he loves to turn loud music on (via headphones, naturally).

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05.09.2016

Data-driven Raster Layer with Mapbox GL

We at Ubilabs love to work with Mapbox GL JS. We found out how to to configure the color mapping on the client side and minimize data traffic while rendering a lot of data. 

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05.07.2016

The Brains of a Map: Google Maps APIs

Our last article looked at how companies can use interactive maps. This time, we would like to talk about the “synapses” of these maps – their APIs. Our Google Maps experts David Fricke, Linda Schaumburg, and Philipp Lauser explain which APIs are used most often and why the autocomplete feature can save money for mail-order companies.

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