The what3words tide continues to gather strength, as the island nation of Sint Maarten adopts 3 word addresses for its mail and delivery services, and to improve its national infrastructure.
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Despite all the tools and services at our fingertips, we still struggle to define and communicate a precise location.
Global address systems such as what3words offer a real opportunity to bring millions of people into the political process, financial services and the wider digital economy.
Delivering parcels and letters isn’t always straightforward in Ivory Coast, where street addresses are few and far between, and large settlements often have no address system at all.
BlueView searches have been enhanced through what3words integration, allowing users to associate their unique Bluenumber to an equally unique 3 word address.
Our Global Partnerships Director, Clare Jones, reflects on a busy year for us here at what3words
Delivering anything by drone needs addressing that’s precise enough to specify as a landing point, and simple enough for a customer to use and share.
Christmas comes early for a few lucky prize winners, thanks to a festive treasure hunt from giffgaff and a sprinkling of 3 word address magic, courtesy of what3words.
what3words is being used globally in humanitarian aid, disaster response and development work.
In the Hexagon Smart M.App platform, 3 word addresses can be easily displayed for any coordinate in any dataset, or entered in the search bar to locate a specific point on a map.
what3words is hoping to tap into India’s burgeoning e-commerce industry by providing a service that makes addresses – and thereby delivery systems – much smarter.
A neat, out-of-the-box kind of idea, that could make a real difference in the many places in the world where peoples’ lives are really burdened by the absence of an effective street-addressing system.
what3words offers an easy-to-remember system for identifying any 3m x 3m square in the world, good for commerce and navigation in the African nation.
With few street names, many informal settlements and largely description based addressing, La Poste will use three word addresses to unlock the region’s economic growth and social development. Click here to read the full article.
what3words has joined hands with Saudi Arabia’s Moqam company to launch what3words’ global address system in the country.
Ivory Coast has adopted a new system that could pave the way in a revolution in mail delivery the world over.
We know more about our world than ever before, so why is it still so difficult to get around?
The Côte d’Ivoire’s La Poste has adopted the what3words system as its addressing standard.
Ivory Coast is following in the footsteps of Mongolia by adding a new three-word addressing method to its postal system.
Jan Jakubowski speaks to Alex Duval Smith about what3words and the adoption of 3 word addresses in Côte d’Ivoire.
Côte d’Ivoire is the first African nation – and second country in the world – to adopt 3 word addresses to improve its national infrastructure.
Ivory Coast has adopted a new system of postal addresses that will allow the whole country to receive mail deliveries for the first time.
London-based tech firm what3words has added another national postal system to the list of services utilising its unique three-word addressing system.
what3words, the multi-award winning addressing system, has been adopted as an addressing standard for La Poste, the Côte d’Ivoire’s national postal system.
what3words announced a new distribution partnership with MOQAM at a press conference in Jeddah on Sunday.
3 word addresses are being increasingly used in TV, film and photography – both behind the camera and on centre stage.
Source Supplies provide commercial cleaning and hygiene products and services to many different types of businesses including. With what3words integrated into their route planning systems, every delivery is straightforward.
Renting your place to holiday guests used to be complex and time consuming. To help make things even easier, Airsorted has integrated what3words into their on-boarding service.
The sleepy French town of Montargis is now on the world map for being home to the first business to name itself after its own 3 word address.
The Gateway Health Institute is a South African non-profit organisation, working to solve pressing global health and development challenges.