Factual Featured Partner: SocialRadar

SocialRadar is an inventive app that combines the power of social and location data to cue users in to their connections to the people around them. This month, we had the privilege of talking with Ghafran Abbas, Chief Systems Architect, about this awesome app. Company Name: SocialRadar Located: Washington DC Factual Partner Since: 2014 Website: [...]

InMobi Inks Global Partnership with Factual to Increase Mobile Ad Efficacy for Brands

Today we announced a partnership with InMobi, the world’s largest independent mobile advertising platform, to create a rich set of audience targeting solutions for brand advertisers. InMobi’s anonymous data set of global mobile consumer activity will be combined with Factual’s location-based data to build geo-derived audience segments worldwide. This partnership enables marketers to globally leverage [...]

Factual Featured Partner: 2GIS

Last month, we talked with Gregg Hammerman of Larky about using location data to save money. Today, we bring you an interview with Evgeny Ponomarev about mobile calling app 2GIS Dialer. Company Name: 2GIS Products: 2GIS Dialer, 2GIS for Browsers Located: Novosibirsk, Russia Factual Partner Since: 2014 Website: www.apps.2gis.com/ Facebook: www.facebook.com/2gis.ru Twitter: @2GIS YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/2GISvideo [...]

Announcing Factual’s Geopulse Geotag with Launch Partners Dropbox & Tastemade

We’re very pleased to announce the release of Factual’s Geopulse Geotag, a reverse geocoder optimized for the geographic labelling of images, messages, events, and digital assets created on mobile devices. Geopulse Geotag features global coverage, high-volume API access, economical pricing, entity IDs, and an on-premise option. It is powered by data from OpenStreetMap and other [...]

Announcing the Trusted Data Contributor Program

We are very pleased to launch today the Factual Trusted Data Contributor Program. These organizations work directly with businesses and brands, and in-turn ensure that their data is represented accurately in Factual. We have selected a limited number of partners who provide high-quality data to Factual and equally excellent service to their customers. These organizations [...]