Some apps and services enter the world of GIS and become overnight successes. Others have long, hard journeys into the limelight. What3Words belongs in the latter category.
Tonga Post, serving 36 islands in the South Pacific, adopts 3 word addresses to improve national infrastructure
3-word addresses now integrated into national mapping geoportals for France, Poland, Switzerland, Finland, Suriname and the Republic of Mali.
London, August 03, 2016 – Brazil will be teeming with tourists this summer, with an extra half-a-million visitors expected in Rio de Janeiro during August alone. But despite the new venues, and the city’s notoriously poor addressing system, athletes, tourists and logistics workers don’t have to get lost.
EARTH-i (www.earthi.space), the innovative British distributor of Earth Observation and information services has joined forces with what3words to provide the organisers of the Farnborough International Airshow with an up-to-date map of the entire area, for use during the show.
London, June 29, 2016 – what3words, the multi-award winning addressing platform, has closed a $8.5 million (USD) Series B funding round, led by global logistics giant Aramex, with existing investors Intel Capital and British funds Force Over Mass Capitaland Mustard Seed also participating.
Ulaanbaatar & London – Mongol Post, Mongolia’s national postal delivery service, has adopted the addressing platform what3words for postal deliveries to customers across the country.
The UK leading address management specialists are proud to announce a collaboration with award winning location reference system
Woking, Surrey 27th April 2016 – Aligned Assets are pleased to announce the introduction of what3words into their gazetteer products.
London/San Jose, March 24th, 2016 – Steve Coast, the founder of OpenStreetMap, has joined what3words, the multi-award winning addressing platform, as Chief Evangelist. The appointment of Coast capitalizes on what3words’ expansion in the North American market.