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Nokia Updates Nokia Maps, Cinemagraph and More

Nokia Updates Nokia Maps, Cinemagraph and More

December 19, 2012 1 Comment

Nokia has published updates to Nokia Maps, Audio app, Nokia Music and Cinemagraph. Sadly, only 3 of them have a changelog attached to them. Nokia Maps: new traffic layer improves reliability and quality of flow information get public transport schedules from the route planner Audio: With this update you will get Audio leveling feature, to ...

Nokia: ‘How we create maps for your Nokia Lumia’  (video)

Nokia: ‘How we create maps for your Nokia Lumia’ (video)

November 28, 2012 2 Comments

With Nokia announcing its new location service call HERE, we posted pictures and a video showing of their new HERE vehicles. Now Nokia uploaded another video explaining the mapping process on how they create maps for your Nokia Lumia devices. Enjoy! We drive millions of roadways each year, using specially equipped vehicles like this one ...

Nokia Maps Spin-Off: Welcome to HERE

Nokia Maps Spin-Off: Welcome to HERE

November 13, 2012 3 Comments

Nokia has spun off their Nokia Maps services to introduce Nokia Here. Nokia: At Nokia, we’ve been building world-class mapping and drive navigation services for years. Now, we’re proud to announce our new generation of personal mapping experiences with a great new name: HERE. HERE is about more than searching for addresses or getting from ...

Nokia Adding “powerful 3D street level imaging solution” – To Acquire earthmine Inc.

Nokia Adding “powerful 3D street level imaging solution” – To Acquire earthmine Inc.

November 13, 2012 1 Comment

Nokia is adding more ammo to its already bolstering mapping solutions. Today earthmine Inc. announced that Nokia has entered in an agreement to acquire the company. earthmine Inc. is known  as “a world leader in 3D street level imagery delivering a full end to end solution from 3D mobile mapping systems”.   Press Release: Nokia To ...

Popular Auto Brands Pick Nokia for Location Content

Popular Auto Brands Pick Nokia for Location Content

September 29, 2012 1 Comment

Nokia’s location services are getting even more use soon as popular auto brands have signed up to implement Nokia’s map content. Among the companies are: BMW Mercedes Volkswagen Hyundai Garmin Pioneer Nokia: This uptake by major automotive brands will deliver significant navigation experience to driver’s fingertips using automotive grade quality maps. Drivers will be able ...

Apple: Our Maps Suck, Please Use Bing, Nokia Maps and Others

Apple: Our Maps Suck, Please Use Bing, Nokia Maps and Others

September 28, 2012 2 Comments

It has been a hard road for Apple with their iPhone 5 launch and their IOS upgrade. Mainly because they took of Google Maps and forced their own new mapping service on all iPhone users. For the first time ever, Apple has admitted that they were wrong. They went so far as to even suggest ...

Nokia brings “My routes” (My Commute) to Germany

Nokia brings “My routes” (My Commute) to Germany

September 28, 2012 1 Comment

Nokia Germany has announced that the ‘My Commute’ feature has landed on Nokia Drive as ‘My Routes’ in Germany. The feature has finally landed outside of the US and it is planned to be available in UK, Italy and Russia soon. Nokia Drive with My Commute learns your driving preferences and uses information about the ...

Forbes: “Nokia Maps Drives Circles Around Apple and Google”

Forbes: “Nokia Maps Drives Circles Around Apple and Google”

September 21, 2012 1 Comment

I bumped into an interesting article on Forbes today that was written yesterday after Nokia compared its mapping offerings versus Apple’s and Google Maps.  The article is titled “Nokia Maps Drives Circles Around Apple and Google” and in the article it points out differences and explains why Nokia Maps is better than all the rest. ...

Nokia Maps Gets Huge V2.5 Update (New Features)

Nokia Maps Gets Huge V2.5 Update (New Features)

July 25, 2012 2 Comments

The word is out that an update for Nokia Maps is rolling out that brings it to version 2.5. The wp7forum is claiming that the update brings the following features: Route Planner Groupon integration in US. Hopefully, we can get our hands on the update to confirm these features as Groupon integration and route planner ...

Concept Art: Nokia Navi (Drive, Maps, Transit and City Lens All in One)

Concept Art: Nokia Navi (Drive, Maps, Transit and City Lens All in One)

July 9, 2012 3 Comments

I love all the different kinds of Nokia app on my Lumia 900 but it would make sense to bring some of these together, especially if they directly coincide with one another. Here we have a great looking concept art by Yanko Andreev from 1800pocketpc. It shows of a concept app called ‘Nokia Navi’ which ...

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HTC ONE (M8) For Windows Officially Announced & Now Available For Verizon Wireless (Press Release)

HTC offers Windows platform on flagship device, blends premium hardware with unique software experience BELLEVUE, WA – August 19,...

Watch Microsoft’s New Windows Phone Ad Featuring Instagram, OneDrive, Amazing Photos, & Cortana (VIDEO)

Check out the latest ad by Microsoft showcasing the Nokia Lumia 1020 with Instagram and OneDrive and the newly,...

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