MapTiler News

Mapbox GL open-source fork

Published Jan 08, 2021

After Mapbox announced the closure of Mapbox GL JS, their JavaScript library for displaying maps using WebGL, the community made a collective decision to maintain...

Launching MapTiler Data for self-hosting

Published Dec 18, 2020

MapTiler Data has launched. It provides ready-to-use geographical data of the entire world for your web & mobile applications and the use-cases you have - including on-premise...

Deploy maps of the entire world from your server

Published Dec 03, 2020

Street, satellite, and terrain maps of the entire world can easily run from your server, private cloud, virtual machine, or laptop. Serve global maps online,...

How to add maps into your video

Published Dec 02, 2020

Maps are crucial tools to give your stories geographic context. For visual content creators, the GEOlayers plugin in Adobe After Effects is a powerful tool...

Building an ocean vector map with MapTiler

Published Dec 01, 2020

Most web maps usually focus on the land features, and the ocean is often left as a flat blue polygon. Let’s change that and make...

Monitoring Air Quality During Wildfires, in Partnership with PurpleAir

Published Sep 14, 2020

MapTiler is proud to support PurpleAir’s map and mission to improve the accessibility of air quality data while making this data open. Such work is...

Swisstopo vector tiles development

Published Aug 07, 2020

We are happy to announce our collaboration with the Swiss Federal Office of Topography swisstopo. After a successful kick-off earlier this year, we now support...

MapTiler Desktop Next Generation

Published Aug 05, 2020

We designed the MapTiler Desktop to be the most user-friendly geodata processing tool. For the upcoming version, we are asking you, the community of users,...

MySwitzerland.com Maps now powered by MapTiler Cloud!

Published Jul 31, 2020

MapTiler is excited to announce a partnership with MySwitzerland.com (Switzerland Tourism, the national tourism organization), just in time for the Swiss National Holiday! All year...

Vector tiles in QGIS 3.14

Published Jun 19, 2020

The new QGIS 3.14 version adds support for the native loading of vector tiles. The easiest way to load them is via the recently released...

Introducing MapTiler Server

Published Jun 17, 2020

The brand new MapTiler Server makes it extremely easy to deliver map services from your own hardware. Get map services for your web, mobile app,...

Say hello to the new QGIS plugin

Published Jun 10, 2020

Adding beautiful maps that fit your needs is now straightforward with MapTiler plugin for QGIS. You can select one of the predefined map styles, load...

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