How to build a successful business on opendataPhilipp Kandal / @apphil31st May 2012 / Orange Mobility Forum Tunis
skobbler is all about crowd-sourced maps on mobile 2 Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 licence (CC-BY-SA).
skobbler has been a resounding success with over 2 Mio. customers on OpenStreetMap data! The skobbler Market Performance. One of the the 10 most successful paid iPhone apps in Germany in 2009,2010,2011Top selling paid iPhone constantly 2 years+ top selling iPhone Top grossing iPhone app in in the Top 10 navigation app in Germany since Germany constantly in the Top 5 3 its market launch
Building our company around Open Data was a fun but tough ride 4
Open Data is not about relaxing – markets with OpenData are usually highly competitive
Our goal 2008: Democratize navigation and make it affordable for everybody