Mapillary

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Mapillary is a company developing a mapping service. The platform automates mapping using crowdsourcing, cameras, and computer vision. It also offers a mobile application to take photos while hiking, biking or traveling on a road as well as a mobile app and other capture tools.

TypePrivate
Founded2013
HQMalmö, SE
Websitemapillary.com

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2021)17(-5%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Mapillary

Johan Gyllenspetz

Johan Gyllenspetz

VP of Engineering and co-founder
Yubin Kuang

Yubin Kuang

Co-Founder, VP Computer Vision
Janine Yoong

Janine Yoong

COO
Sandra Uddbäck

Sandra Uddbäck

VP of Data Acquisition
Emil Dautovic

Emil Dautovic

VP Automotive
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Mapillary Office Locations

Mapillary has offices in Malmö, West Hollywood, Brooklyn and Graz
Malmö, SE (HQ)
Bredgatan 4
Graz, AT
Gartengasse 19
West Hollywood, CA, US
West Hollywood, CA, USA
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Mapillary Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2013

Mapillary total Funding

$24.5 m

Mapillary latest funding size

$15 m

Time since last funding

3 years ago

Mapillary investors

Mapillary's latest funding round in April 2018 was reported to be $15 m. In total, Mapillary has raised $24.5 m
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Mapillary Operating Metrics

Apr, 2018

Street-Level Images

260 m
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Mapillary Cybersecurity Score

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B

88/100

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Mapillary Online and Social Media Presence

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Mapillary News and Updates

Facebook acquires crowdsourced street-level imagery startup Mapillary

Facebook Inc. has acquired Mapillary AB, a Swedish startup that takes street-level imagery for an undisclosed sum. Founded in 2013, Mapillary pitches itself as a sort of Google Maps competitor in that it offers street-level imagery such as Google Maps does but with a twist in that its imagery comes…

Mapillary launches marketplace to expand coverage of its crowdsourced map images and data

Mapillary is creating a marketplace for street-level images and map data to serve specific needs of users while also making its core service more robust.

Google Street View rival Mapillary collaborates with Amazon to read text in its 350M image database

Mapillary, the Swedish startup that wants to take on Google and others in mapping the world by way of a crowdsourced database of street-level imagery, is taking an interesting step in the development of its platform. The company is now working with Amazon, and specifically its Rekognition API, to de…

Mapillary strikes computer vision partnership with Amazon Rekognition to ease urban parking crunch

Many large U.S. cities seem to have adopted the motto: “Man, parking here sucks.” But a Swedish startup believes it can apply a little technology to solve a problem that is costing billions of dollars each year. Today, Mapillary, based in Malmo, Sweden, announced a new partnership with ecommerce gia…

BMW i Ventures Buys Stake In Map Data Platform Mapillary

The venture investment arm of BMW, BMW i Ventures, has announced a new investment into the street-level imagery tech platform firm Mapillary
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Mapillary Blogs

Introducing Smart Edits: AI-assisted map-editing for point features with JOSM and Mapillary

Today, we’re introducing a new capability in the Mapillary plugin for JOSM, which allows for adding AI-detected map features using an accelerated workflow. Objects that were detected from Mapillary street level imagery can now be added to the map with just a few clicks.

Turn a Tesla into a mapping vehicle with Mapillary

Tesla vehicles have often been described as “computers on wheels”. They also include cameras for assisted driving features. In the Mapillary community, these features have raised the question whether the imagery from the car’s cameras could be collected and uploaded to Mapillary. In this post, we p…

Microsoft Open Maps: Using Mapillary to improve OpenStreetMap in Serbia

Over the last couple of years the Microsoft Open Maps team in Serbia has been very busy. They've contributed over 1,000,000 images on 8,000 km of roads. They've also validated 300,000 traffic signs and made more than 4,000 traffic sign related edits in OSM.

The Latest and Greatest for Mapillary in OSM iD for November 2020

Finding and navigating Mapillary images in iD Editor has been significantly improved. Chris walks through these latest improvements.

Introducing the Quality Score - Automated image quality estimation

Today we are announging the introduction of the Quality Score that allows you to filter images that have been automatically categorised for their usefulness.

The evolving camera landscape and our 2020 recommendations.

The hardware landscape for street-level image capable cameras has improved substanially since Mapillary began. We'd like to share our latest thoughts on different camera types and the models we recommend.
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Mapillary Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Mapillary founded?

    Mapillary was founded in 2013.

  • Who are Mapillary key executives?

    Mapillary's key executives are Johan Gyllenspetz, Yubin Kuang and Janine Yoong.

  • How many employees does Mapillary have?

    Mapillary has 17 employees.

  • Who are Mapillary competitors?

    Competitors of Mapillary include StoryM, Sportsman Tracker and Matrix-Geo.

  • Where is Mapillary headquarters?

    Mapillary headquarters is located at Bredgatan 4, Malmö.

  • Where are Mapillary offices?

    Mapillary has offices in Malmö, West Hollywood, Brooklyn and Graz.

  • How many offices does Mapillary have?

    Mapillary has 5 offices.