Good News & Inspiring Stories  

Read about our new projects, get inspired, and learn more about maps & data visualization.  

20.12.2016

Malte Modrow: JavaScript, Maps, and Cues

Malte has been an integral part of our team for two years. As a front-end developer, he ensures functioning and user-friendly websites. His counterbalance to programming? Billiard, 300 kilometer bike races and music.

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19.12.2016

3D Map Visualizations with Mapbox GL JS

Mapbox GL JS is a JavaScript library that uses WebGL to render interactive maps from vector tiles and Mapbox styles. Our front-end developer Robert  Katzki  will show you how you create a map with 3D functionality and add 3D data visualization to it.

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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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08.12.2016

Annika Bock: Manages Projects and Two Dogs

Who are the people at Ubilabs? With a team of 40 employees, it is clear that diverse characters meet. Everyone brings their particular skills, strengths, and preferences - and also special passions, such as Annika Bock, who is drawn to the Waterkant almost every weekend.  

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23.11.2016

Google Earth Live Cases for Google's Pixel Phone

Fans of Google Earth View can look forward to hold the world's most beautiful landscapes in their hands. Google has launched Google Earth Live Cases with the most beautiful images from Google Earth View – from the ice formations of Antarctica to the beaches of the South Pacific. 

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