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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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19.08.2016

3D & VR: With the Yeti in the Himalayas and Biking through Great Britain

Join Aaron Puzey on a virtual bicycle tour through England, see what Big Brother sees, and get to know the Himalayas along with a Yeti. Our top 5. 

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05.08.2016

CNBC Puts Map Apps to the Test – Google Maps Wins

Google Maps vs Waze vs Apple Maps - Who wins? CNBC editors tested three navigation apps – the result of the unscientific test clearly shows, which app is first – and which is far behind.

 
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03.08.2016

Pokémon GO Made Easy

Do you love Pokémons but would prefer not to get up from your couch? Our top 5 links reveal the ultimate secret so you can still reach the highest level – and get there faster than your friends...

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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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01.07.2016

Martin Kleppe is Appointed Google Expert

Long-term expertise and exceptional dedication: Martin Kleppe, Head of Development and co-founder at Ubilabs, is now one out of eight Google Maps Developer Experts worldwide. 

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