Nokia HERE Maps Arrive for iPhone and iPad

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Nokia’s newly rebranded HERE Maps app is now available in the App Store for iPhone and iPad while Google is still working on its iPhone Maps app. The new HERE Maps app uses the same Nokia and NAVTEQ mapping data as Nokia’s previous maps service, but now its available as a free app instead of a […]

Nokia Maps Coming To iPhone And Android As Here Maps

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Today Nokia announced that it will bring its mapping service to the iPhone, Android, and Firefox OS under the name Here Maps. The new Here Maps service is available online now at Here.net and the app will come to the iPhone first in the coming weeks. The app uses the same HTML5 code as the website […]

Nokia Updates Maps And Transit Apps Leading To Lumia 920 Release

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As the U.S. release of the Nokia Lumia 920 on AT&T draws closer Nokia updated a number of its exclusive apps for the new smartphone including Maps and Transit according to WPCentral. The new version of Nokia Maps is now available in the Windows Phone Store, and it adds a number of new features for […]

Nokia Integrates Groupon Deals Into Maps

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Nokia Maps, which is currently available exclusively to Nokia’s Lumia-branded line of Windows Phone 7 smartphones, has recently been updated to incorporate Groupon deals. When users search for a business or categories of businesses, a map will populate with the usual pins. However, if there are any specials, discounts, or offers that are going on, […]

New Windows Phone 8 Apollo Features Leak Out

New Windows Phone 8 Features Leak Out

Windows Phone 8 Apollo is going to be Microsoft’s next big Windows Phone update and today, new purported features of the company’s next big update have come to the surface. WPCentral has leaked several new alleged features of Windows Phone 8, also known as Windows Phone Apollo, and it appears that the software is shaping […]

Nokia Adds Social to Nokia Maps for Windows Phone

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The Nokia Maps app for Windows Phone is now in version 2.0 and along with the upgrade in version number, Nokia has also added some new features to its maps app. Nokia is now adding a social layer and crowd sourcing some of reviews of places and destinations. The new Nokia Maps 2.0 app now […]

Nokia Maps Web App Updated for iOS, Android with Voice Guided Walking Directions

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Nokia has announced that the web app edition of Nokia Maps, which is compatible with the browsers on your iOS and Android smartphones and tablets, has been updated to include voice guided walking directions. Users interested in the capability can open their mobile browsers and visit m.maps.nokia.com to try out the speaking directions. The solution […]

Nokia Extends Free GPS Navigation to Series 40 Feature Phones

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Blurring the lines between smartphones and feature phones, Nokia will be extending its Nokia Maps, formerly Ovi Maps, to its Nokia S40 (Series 40) phone owners. While S40 devices resemble Symbian devices, those phones running the S40 interfaces aren’t considered smartphones and Nokia targets these devices towards new and emerging markets. The premise is similar […]

Windows Phone Nokia Maps Integration Won’t Happen Until 2012

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Though Microsoft had announced the next update to its Windows Phone 7 platform earlier this week, boasting more Bing services and over 500 new features, the switch to use Nokia Maps to power Bing Maps won’t happen in Mango. In an interview with Phonescoop, Microsoft’s Greg Sullivan says that more work will be needed to […]

Nokia to Power Bing Maps as Result of Windows Phone 7 Deal

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While details still have not been released, the latest insider information reported by Search Engine Land suggests that Nokia–and by proxy of its acquisition, Navteq–could potentially be powering mapping information on Microsoft’s Bing Maps, which is the default mapping service on Windows Phone 7 devices. All the details aren’t ironed out, and things can change, […]