Acquired by Nokia on April 9, 2010
Funding Received
$11.8 Million in 2 Rounds from 7 Investors
Cambridge, MA
MetaCarta provides technology to identify geographic references in content enabling monetization, localization, and finding information.
John Frank, Dan Riegel
Video on Demand, Mobile, Monetization, Content, Web Development, Local, Public Transportation

Company Details


MetaCarta geo-enables content to make it useful.

The company's technology identifies geographic references in content, which enables monetization, localization, and allows users to find information they couldn't have found before.

MetaCarta is map agnostic. The company's geographic search platform integrates with a wide range of mapping and document management technologies such as Google, Microsoft, Yahoo, and ESRI.

MetaCarta monetizes content on mobile devices, localizes content to deliver relevant news, and creates new revenue opportunities by driving premium services, enhancing customer loyalty, and increasing page views.

MetaCarta offers a range of products and OnDemand hosted services for enterprise and consumer applications.

Current Team (9)


Past Team (4)


Investors (7)

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    FA Technology Ventures

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    Hunt Ventures

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    Chevron Technology Ventures

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Offices/Locations (1)

  • World Headquarters

    350 Massachusetts Ave

    Cambridge, MA 02139