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  • Company Press Release:

    MapmyIndia brings real-time traffic information to its maps
    Users can now see which routes to avoid when they search for driving directions

  • New Delhi, September 19, 2013: MapmyIndia, India’s leader in digital maps, GPS navigation and web mobile location apps, today announced the launch of its real time traffic services on the free MapmyIndia App on Windows Phone, Windows 8 for tablets / PCs and Android platforms. Users can activate the service by updating the map application on their respective phones. Available to users across the country, the service will deliver accurate, comprehensive and real-time traffic information. The updated app will allow users to look at traffic situation in real time and plan routes accordingly. To download the app from the Windows Phone Store, go to: http://bit.ly/151W2qT , for Windows Store, go to: http://bit.ly/1992rmr

    MapmyIndia will aggregate this data from a vast variety of sources, including an extensive network of probe data on ground. It also has tie-ups with various Government agencies for real time events/incidents based data.

    Rakesh Verma, Managing Director, MapmyIndia said “Location is at the heart of everything we aim to do in MapmyIndia. Through the use of location-based technologies, MapmyIndia has been empowering consumers, enterprises and Governments in India, increasing productivity in the process. It’s our constant endeavor to introduce new features such as live traffic updates on your phones, which will benefit Indian consumers tremendously as it has done for consumers in rest of the world. ”

    Joseph Landes, General Manager – Developer and Platform Evangelism, Microsoft Corporation (India) Pvt. Ltd. said, “There is tremendous usability for intelligent apps that leverage location based services. We are excited to add real time traffic update capability to the MapmyIndia app for Windows 8 and Windows Phone devices.”
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  • About MapmyIndia
    MapmyIndia (CE Info Systems (P) Ltd.) is India's leader in premium quality digital map data, Navigation, Tracking and LBS products, and GPS & GIS based systems integration services. A New Delhi‐based ISO 9001‐2012 company founded in 1992, MapmyIndia pioneered digital mapping in India, and since 1995, through continuous field surveys and state‐of‐the‐art mapping technology, has built its proprietary MapmyIndia Maps, the most comprehensive, accurate, robust, reliable, full‐featured and continuously updated navigable map dataset for all India. MapmyIndia offers users interactive maps, direction, nearby search and navigation apps on mobile (Android, iOS, Windows Phones, Windows 8, Mobile Web) and web on http://www.mapmyindia.com. MapmyIndia Maps are approved and cleared by the Government of India, and follow the Government of India's norms and regulations. MapmyIndia is backed by leading high‐tech and private equity firms, such as Qualcomm Ventures, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB), Sherpalo Ventures, Nexus Venture Partners and Zenrin Co. Ltd.