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2014-04-30 12:36:40

Advanced Search Engine Combines POI Search and Geocoding in a Single Line Search Query Enabling Service Providers to Offer more Flexible, Useful Search Capabilities SAN JOSE, Calif., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- deCarta, Inc., the leading independent LBS platform company today announced expanded coverage of its advanced local search technology, the L2 Geospatial Search Engine, to 120 countries including Europe, North America, and most major countries around the world. L2 is a high...

2011-02-14 08:28:00

BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- deCarta, Inc., a leading global provider of location based services (LBS) technology, today announced its next generation mapping Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) that provide a free service for web and mobile developers who want to offer maps and local search under their own brand. Many developers today use maps from Google, which constrain those developers to Google's business model. deCarta's new APIs provide a comprehensive set...

2010-12-22 08:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- deCarta, Inc., a leading provider of location based services platform and applications, announced the close of a $9.4M Series D round of financing this quarter in which all of deCarta's existing major investors participated. The funds will be used to accelerate the company's growth in local search, and location services in the fast growing mobile market, including the roll-out of the recently announced deCarta MapSearch offerings....

2010-10-05 08:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif. and SYDNEY, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- deCarta today announced that Optus, an Australian leader in integrated communications and member of the SingTel Group, has chosen deCarta's Traffic Manager technology to power the advanced traffic functionality in the Optus TrafficView service. TrafficView provides Optus mobile customers with a national road traffic information service designed to deliver a real-time view of traffic conditions. deCarta's Traffic Manager and the...

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