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Using Maps to Create a Safer Indoors

Oct 14, 20204 min read

When the world as we knew it began to change rapidly, individuals, businesses, and governments were left playing catch up. Early on, Mappedin’s focus became determining how to use our...

Feature 101: Blue Dot

Oct 13, 20203 min read

We’ve come a long way since the days of the 'You Are Here' icon on printed maps. People now turn to their phones and have become accustomed to a staple of...

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Employee Q&A: Sam Lidstone

Oct 6, 20205 min read

Sam, thank you for chatting with me. To start off, can you tell us about your current role at Mappedin? My title is Visual Designer and I've been doing that...



9 Ways Indoor Mapping Can Improve Social Distancing Strategies

Sep 30, 20209 min read

Indoor mapping solutions can help you strategize shifting floor plans, employee routes, cleaning schedules, and more to minimize the spread of COVID-19.  How Indoor Mapping Can Help Social Distancing The coronavirus...



State of the Location Industry

Sep 25, 20201 min read

We have a unique, front-row seat to the rapid evolution of Indoor Positioning Systems. From our position, here's how we see the current state of the indoor positioning market.



Employee Q&A: Nayeli Galindo

Sep 17, 20206 min read

Hi Nayeli, thank you for chatting with me. To start off, can you tell us what you do at Mappedin? I work as the Map Designer Team Lead at Mappedin....



Employee Co-op Q&A: Ben Liu

Sep 10, 20207 min read

Ben, thank you so much for doing this. I'd like to ask you about your co-op experience with Mappedin. To start off, can you tell me a bit about your...



How Indoor Mapping Improves Grocery Store Picking & Packing

Aug 27, 202012 min read

Grocery Store Picking and Packing Best Practices Five or ten years ago, you had to go to the grocery store in-person if you wanted to stock up your kitchen. But...



7 Ways Indoor Mapping Helps With Disaster Management

Aug 24, 20209 min read

How Does Indoor Mapping Improve Emergency Planning? Due to the advancement and widespread adoption of GPS technology, we have plenty of data about outdoor spaces. We know, in real time,...



12 Things To Consider When Choosing An Indoor Mapping Provider

Aug 21, 202012 min read

When you’re navigating the outdoors, there’s no better way to determine your position than through GPS technology. Outdoor mapping solutions are used by everyone from seafaring ships to passenger planes...

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7 Ways Digital Wayfinding Can Improve The Customer Experience

Aug 19, 202010 min read

In this article, we explore the different ways that digital wayfinding can be used to improve satisfaction among your visitors. How does digital wayfinding enhance customer experiences? GPS has largely...

Feature 101: Directory Voice Assist

Aug 11, 20204 min read

Mappedin’s Directory Voice Assist is an audio-based assistant that provides a fast and touchless wayfinding experience on our Digital Directory product. Using convenient voice commands, shoppers can navigate a venue...



5 Benefits of Digital Maps in Shopping Malls

Aug 6, 20204 min read

Shopping in a mall has always been an experience. For some, it is a chance to get out of the house or a local and convenient place to pick up...



Open Source Contact Monitoring

Jul 28, 20203 min read

We are happy to share that we have open sourced our Contact Monitoring solution! To see how it all works under the hood and get your own system running, read...

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Contact Monitoring Mobile SDK

Jul 27, 20203 min read

We spent some time designing a mobile SDK that securely sends positioning data to our contact monitoring ingestion API. The SDK does it silently in the background, preserving battery, and...

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