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Helping cities scale with open source

According to UCLG, the Global Network of Cities, Local and Regional Governments, there were 503...

news

Welcome to Mapbox Cities, Bloomington, IN!

Bloomington, Indiana, has a great track record when it comes to open source software. Bloomington’s...

satellite

Welcome, GOES-16!

The newest weather satellite, NOAA’s GOES-16, took a test picture of the whole Western Hemisphere...

news

A smarter city: partnering with Melbourne to solve complex urban challenges

Melbourne is changing the way cities are run. Australia’s fastest growing city’s Smart City Office...

events

Open Mapping the Global Goals at the World Data Forum

Next week, the World Data Forum gathers in Cape Town, South Africa to start the...

data & OpenStreetMap

Scaling OpenStreetMap with Wikidata knowledge

We’re helping to bring two of the largest open data projects closer together - OpenStreetMap...

news

Using Mapbox to tackle cities' challenges

In September, we announced Mapbox Cities and started looking for three cities we can work...

news

Support the OpenStreetMap movement

Our friends at the OpenStreetMap Foundation, the largest open geographic database in the world, are...

November 11 2016
news

Find your polling place with Mapbox + Foursquare

We teamed up with the Voting Information Project (VIP) and Foursquare to build an app...

November 02 2016
map design

Track your jetlag with data-driven line-color

Mapbox GL JS now supports data-driven styling for line-color, making it even easier to create...

satellite

Viewing satellite imagery in VR

Mapbox with Unity 3D opens up new ways to showcase geospatial data. We have been...

October 17 2016
data & OpenStreetMap

Building with the Opportunity Project

Today we’re at the White House, celebrating the end of a sprint on the Opportunity...

October 06 2016
news

Explore 1.2 billion taxi rides

Last year the New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission released a massive dataset of...

news

Announcing Mapbox Cities

Mapbox Cities is a new mentorship program for cities that use data for urban challenges....

events

Open Mapping at the East Africa Open Data Festival

This is a big week in East Africa for open data and the Sustainable Development...

events

See you at the Open Data Camp happy hour!

On Saturday, May 14th we’ll be at Puma Social Club, Indiranagar after day one of...

news

25 years of political donations with MapD

Spending by US presidential campaigns is rising steadily. In 2012, the Obama and Romney campaigns...

data & OpenStreetMap

150,000 buildings imported in Los Angeles!

Earlier this month, local mappers in Los Angeles started importing building footprints from public domain...

data & OpenStreetMap

Urban solar energy potential in the US

Solar energy in the United States already produces enough electricity to power 4.6 million average...

events

Meet us at Dfrost 2016

Mapbox Bengaluru is heading to Dfrost this weekend for what looks like a stimulating line-up...

events

Meet us at GeoSmart India 2016

Good morning from GeoSmart India 2016 in Greater Noida! Sanjay and I are in town...

map design

Introducing Mapbox Streets v7

Mapbox Streets v7 is now available in Mapbox Studio. Based on OpenStreetMap, Mapbox Streets provides...

data & OpenStreetMap

Get on OpenStreetMap!

Our maps are based on OpenStreetMap. This means that within minutes, you can add your...

map design

Better navigation with new road classifications in Mapbox Streets

Soon you’ll be able to highlight the road features most relevant to your map style...

map design

Mapping winter storm Jonas

The first flakes of winter storm Jonas are just beginning to fall at the Mapbox...

events

GeoBLR on disaster resilience

The December edition of GeoBLR will be all about the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team. We’ll have...

December 10 2015
map design

Animated atmospheric water

I just mapped NOAA GFS precipitable water data, using a video directly in the map....

map design

Hurricane Patricia

Around 6pm local time yesterday, Hurricane Patricia made landfall about 85km (50 miles) northwest of...

events

Open mapping happy hour at the Open Government Partnership Summit

Join us for an Open Mapping Happy Hour at the Open Government Partnership Summit in...

events

#SatSummit in Washington, DC November 9th

Join us in Washington, DC on November 9th for #SatSummit to discuss the future of...

data & OpenStreetMap

New turn restrictions on Market Street

On Tuesday the Safer Market Street Restrictions went into effect in San Francisco, adding 14...

news

July GeoDC featuring OpenAddresses

July’s edition of the GeoDC meetup is all about open location data: addresses, traffic, and...

data & OpenStreetMap

Mapbox at International Open Data Conference this week

Tom Lee (@tjl) and I will each be speaking at International Open Data Conference 2015...