There won’t be many driverless cars in this century

There are so many misunderstanding of self-driving cars that I thought a full blog post instead of just a tweet is necessary. How it all began The creators of K.I.T.T. created also the dream in many, now grown-up engineers to let people do something else while driving. Obviously they weren’t the first with the idea […]

Integrate traffic data into your route planner

Update: there is a new blog post which shows integration of real time traffic info into GraphHopper from a real world example, including a simple UI based on HTML5 canvas. There are several companies having its own traffic data e.g. those companies having an own fleet or fetching it from an external source. Often on […]

Digitalizing GPX Points or How to Track Vehicles With GraphHopper

Recently I was asked again if I know a method, or even better a tool, which makes GPX points more align to the existing streets in OpenStreetMap. GraphHopper cannot do this out of the box but provides a toolchain which will make this digitalization easier. Update: this is now open source and available as web […]