20.12.2016

Malte Modrow: JavaScript, Maps und 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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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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