Uber To Have Its Own Mapping Service

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Uber-To-Have-Its-Own-Mapping-Service-300x129 Uber To Have Its Own Mapping ServiceUber The Ride-Hailing Company Is Intended To Spread The Initiate Of Mapping Cars To Other Countries After Starting In The US Last Year And Mexico Recently. In Search Of More Data On Traffic Pattern For Precious Pick And Drop Location The Company Is Putting Effort On Acquiring More Information From Mapping Technologies.


The Existence Of Uber Is Because Interactive Digital Maps Are Present. Accurate Maps Are The Heart Of This Ride-Hailing Service. In Fact, The New Maps Are So Critical That The Company Is Willing To Invest $500 Million For It And Remove The Dependency Of Google Maps.


The Company Is In Need Of Research As It Expands To New Markets Rather Than Depend On The Standard Available Technology Thanks To A $3.5 Billion Fund Raised Recently. Uber Has Chased The Development In New Technology Like Self-Driving Cars Independently From The Internet Giant Google Who Was An Earlier Investor In The Ride On Demand Company. Mcclendon, VP Of Advanced Technology At Uber Said, Current Technology Is Great As A Starting Point But Some Information Like Ocean Typography Is Just Not Relevant For The Company.


Acquisition Of The Company Decarte Who Provide Mapping And Location Service In March Last Year Is The Starting Point Of This Thought Process. Uber Also Have Incorporated Some Third Party Mapping Technologies Into Its App. All This Effort Is Just To Provide A Seamless Experience In Places Without A Detailed Map And Proper Road Signs.