Nokia Here is a web mapping platform provided by Nokia, available for web browsers and as a mobile app for a variety of devices. Its features include map search, satellite maps, a versatile journey planner with support for public transport routes, 3D maps, real-time visualization of traffic congestion and pre-downloadable offline maps.
I’ve used it a few times myself on a loan Lumia 820 and 920 and it works pretty decently. Nokia sent me this infographic with some more info:
A startup in South Africa is for many, a recipe for disaster. Only a few make it but those who do are in for a great time. There are a lot of mistruths going around that this infographic clears up. More and more people I know are starting up their own business and this is a great bit of inspiration:
Content marketing is rapidly growing overseas as brands realise that being a publisher online is a great way to get their products noticed and growing. As someone in the content marketing business I’m very focussed on words but further to that with the growth of Instagram and 500px it’s inevitable that imagery will eventually tell a thousand words. Here’s an infographic on the growth of visual content marketing:
I’m currently dying from man flu so I got lazy and put an infographic on the site today. It’s a good one on the evils of email. Want something done: get on the phone.
When I started this blog I promised myself never to post an infographic but since I’m criminally short of time lately and I’m probably stepping off a plane or standing at the rental car office I didn’t have time to write something substantial. As a Generation Y worker I thought this was a pretty interesting set of stats to keep more visual (read simple) readers coming back for more: