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.
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!
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.
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.