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MapTiler Desktop 11 with enhanced UX

Published Mar 03, 2021

After a year of heavy development, we release the 11th version of our data-into-maps converting software MapTiler Desktop. The already easy to use interface was...

Launch of the swisstopo vector maps

Published Feb 25, 2021

MapTiler Team has been working with swisstopo, the Swiss Federal Office of Topography, to develop a new vector map for the modern user. The Swiss...

How we provide maps for Geocaching

Published Feb 18, 2021

Geocaching is a world-wide game where people search for hidden treasures. MapTiler provides the official website data for the background map that shows where all...

OpenMapTiles 3.12: improved city centers

Published Jan 28, 2021

The most visible change in our open-source map publishing project OpenMapTiles 3.12 is in rendering buildings on zoom level 13, adding new features to the...

MapLibre: Mapbox GL open-source fork

Updated Feb 05, 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,...

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