09.08.2017

UX Camp HH: Ubilabs sponsors User Experience Barcamp

User experience is key when it comes to (map) applications and is of utmost importance for designers, developers, and product managers alike. Ubilabs’ UX/UI team members Erik Scheibner and Mirko Hamann took part in the UX Camp HH, which revolved around all things user ​experience, and share their thoughts in the interview.

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13.06.2017

HVV.live – Visualizing Hamburg's Public Transport

Is the subway on time? Which stop is the nearest? How far away is my bus? Questions that Hamburg residents don’t need to worry about anymore. HVV.live is the live map for all vehicles of Hamburg’s public transport association, HVV. Franz Neubert, front-end developer at Ubilabs, developed the map as part of a research project.

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24.01.2017

Ubilabs and MapsPeople Bring Indoor Wayfinding to the German Market

Ubilabs has partnered with Danish IT company MapsPeople to bring indoor wayfinding to customers across Germany. MapsPeople have created a market leading indoor mapping platform based on Google Maps called MapsIndoors. The strategic partnership between the two Google Maps for Work Premium Partners enables us to offer clients an extra key component as part of their expansive geo services portfolio. Read the interview with Christian Frederiksen from MapsPeople.

 
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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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28.09.2016

Mokli: an Interactive Guide for Young People in Need

Karuna is a Berlin-based aid organization that supports children and young people who live on the street by providing them with a broad spectrum of advice. To help them help themselves better, the charity has now set itself the goal of developing an interactive map in collaboration with Ubilabs which will show them where to find all the important places they need to go.

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07.09.2016

Rendering Improvements for Google Street View

In order to improve one of Google Maps’ most popular features, Google added a new Street View renderer to the Google Maps JavaScript API. Mobile users will see the biggest changes.

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