This week we have focused on adding new features and squashing various bugs throughout the network.
Fixed numbers Studio flight path bugs based on community feedback
Click on the coverage map to reveal collection details including coordinates, direction that the vehicle was moving while collecting, dashcam mount position, recency data, and more
Fixed sorting bug on the columns
Improved error handling on Uploader for file types that are not supported
Even faster page load times while paginating
Improved Tile Attribution to support metro regions e.g. DC metro or NY metro
Various visual user interface improvements throughout
Since the #newmap launched, we have been aggressively adding new features, polishing other features, and fixing bugs. Here is what launched this week:
Improvements to new Studio
Integrated into the core application
Automated flight path that generates higher quality data
Selecting / deselecting multiple tiles
Message for selecting only adjacent tiles
Message for keeping the tiles contiguous (invalid deselection case)
Message for selecting 6 tiles max
Faster and more responsive
Better and easier search to move around the map
The web application is supported on most mobile browsers, so you can browse the dashboard, coverage map, etc.
Improvements to classifying mount position
Simpler UI navigation
Catches file formats that not supported by uploader
Improvements to tile attribution logic
Same mission, same vision. New day. Taking the wraps off so many new things to grow and expand the Hivemapper Network:
Hivemapper.com - check it out for yourself
Anonymous account - you are now anonymous when contributing to Hivemapper. Create a free and anonymous account here
Docs - new guides for contributing, new FAQs, new docs for the Map Image API, and more.
Uploader - upload drone imagery or dashcam video
Network Explorer - visualize map coverage
Studio - same core features, but all faster, easier, and did we mention prettier.
Map Image API - a comprehensive API for using the imager generated by the network.
Open Dashcam technical specifications