Maptell, an Indian Web GIS company has opened a new portal for mobile mapping. Mobile/PDA devices enabled with GPRS connectivity can now access real-time location information from Maptell Website. The current version contains Indian maps. The URL is . “We will be starting mobile map services for a number of countries soon. This portal is our initial step in that direction”, said Jithesh Joseph, Vice President of Maptell Technologies.
The current GPRS portal is the mobile version of Maptell’s popular Web GIS portal for India. The GPRS portal will be followed by a number of mapping applications for smart phones and pocket PCs. Maptell mobile GIS and Location Based Services are mainly aimed at delivering highly personalized, value-added services for wireless/mobile communication industry.