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  • CloudMade Buys Navigation Software Startup OneStepAhead

    CloudMade, which provides collaborative data and tools to developers and OEMs for mapping and navigation applications, has acquired navigation software company OneStepAhead. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. OneStepAhead’s software provides a number of technologies, but CloudMade CEO Juha Christensen says that he is particularly excited about the startup’s device map caching… Read More

  • Collaborative Mapping Startup CloudMade Lands $12.3 Million From Greylock

    Collaborative Mapping Startup CloudMade Lands $12.3 Million From Greylock

    CloudMade, which provides collaborative data and tools to developers and OEMs for mapping and navigation applications, has raised $12.3 million in series B funding led by Greylock Partners with existing investor Sunstone Capital participating in the round. This brings the startup’s total funding to $15.7 million. CloudMade’s platform allows third parties to create applications… Read More

  • CloudMade's OpenStreetMap Surges On Wikipedia-Like User Passion

    Many people describe CloudMade’s OpenStreetMap project as “Wikipedia for maps,” and they aren’t far off. The project allows anyone to add and edit map data around the globe, and the project is now a viable open and free source of mapping data for third party developers. In some parts of the world, OpenStreetMap’s data is far more detailed than the data provided… Read More

  • How Cloudmade Will Deal With Google Navigation Monster

    European startup Cloudmade, which offers data and tools to developers and OEMs for mapping and navigation applications, isn’t the only company to get hit hard by Google’s new disruptive Navigation product. But they aren’t reeling out of control either. Cloudmade CEO Juha Christensen sent us an email that he distributed to partners yesterday. It’s clearly an… Read More