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Library of Congress taps Navteq for map data

The Library of Congress has picked Chicago-based digital mapping company Navteq to provide data that will underpin economic and demographic research.

Navteq, which is owned by Finnish company Nokia, said it will provide map data for the Congressional Cartography Program, which supplies geographic research and analysis for lawmakers. The Navteq data encompasses roads, cities, political boundaries, census boundaries, schools, law enforcement agencies and other types of locations. Get the full story »

Navteq acquires 3-D urban modeling firm

Chicago-based digital mapping company Navteq said Wednesday it has acquired a California company that specializes in 3D urban modeling. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Get the full story »