Gecko Landmarks makes location based services relevant and interesting for the majority of the world population.
- The majority of the world population does not use maps and exact addresses; they use landmarks to navigate
- We bring the landmark concept to location based services, making the services relevant for everybody
- Gecko Landmarks is the world’s leading landmark data developer
- Landmark location offers the only proven way for mass market to understand the location in emerging countries
We offer text based landmark data, services and applications. Our data covers every country in the world with highly accurate local landmarks, and is used in an increasing amount of applications to create location services with mass market appeal.
We help overcome the the main challenges the traditional digital map based location services in emerging markets:
- Over 60% of the world population cannot read traditional or digital maps
- Digital map data transfer is expensive and requires high quality networks
- Digital maps are not working in all phones
- Digital map updating processes are slow and can not follow the overall development of emerging countries