Indoor Navigation Technology: A Comparison

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Indoor wayfinding is a key part of improving people’s experience in venues and cities worldwide. However, indoor location and navigation brings with it a unique set of challenges. In the last decade, there have been a growing number of potential technology offerings that seek to solve these challenges. Indoor navigation solutions are all about improving […]

Results of Award-Winning Arriva Rail London and Waymap Trial Announced

Arriva Trial

The results of a recent trial by Arriva Rail London and Waymap indicate a positive future for accessible travel in London and beyond. The trial involved 10 blind volunteers from across the country, who used Waymap to travel between Shepherd’s Bush and Willesden Junction stations on the London Overground. While Waymap has previously been tested […]

Waymap, an Industry-Leader in Policy & Standards on the World Stage

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Waymap’s navigation approach and app are deeply grounded in research into independent travel for people with disabilities. For years we have led the development of the international and American standards for audio-navigation. By defining how products should work and the ways consumers can interact with them, standards help systems become safer and trustworthy, driving confident […]

Waymap Joins Verizon Forward for Good Accelerator

Accelerator

In an exciting new development, Verizon have announced Waymap as one of the companies chosen to participate in the ground-breaking Forward for Good Accelerator. Waymap will join other technology start-ups in the Disability Innovation Cohort. The accelerator is being run by Verizon, in partnership with Alley. Verizon is one of the largest communication technology companies […]

Waymap for Your Hospital

Hospital

Waymap can revolutionise wayfinding around hospitals for staff and patients. We can do this with a navigation app that works for everyone, including persons with disabilities. An accessible wayfinding solution increases patient satisfaction, boosts team efficiency, reduces missed appointments, and cuts response times to improve health outcomes. Our breakthrough revolutionary algorithm enables the delivery of […]

Signal-Free Location Technology

Location Technology

At Waymap, we have built a highly accurate location and navigation app that works indoors and outdoors. Other navigation companies specialise in indoor or outdoor directions (with a lot of variation in quality) but Waymap offers a solution that is both higher in quality and more comprehensive than any provided by other companies to date. […]

Waymap 2021: Year in Review

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The pandemic has cast a long shadow, but despite the challenges, Waymap has gone from strength to strength this year.  Our team has grown with the addition of superbly talented people, we have established new offices in central London and we have completed successful trials in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. We […]

Waymap backed by UK Government’s Innovation Agency

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We are very excited to announce that Waymap has been chosen for support by Innovate UK, the UK Government’s innovation agency. This award recognises our breakthrough technology and the revolutionary impact it will have on accessibility and inclusion as well as on the relevance of indoor location and navigation across all industries. The significant grant […]