Nokia HERE Maps now available on Android
Oct21

Nokia HERE Maps now available on Android

Nokia’s HERE Maps is one of the better alternatives to Google Maps and even comes with some features that Google’s effort lacks. Recently Nokia announced HERE Maps for select Samsung Galaxy smartphones through the Korean company’s Galaxy Store. That was the first step to a wider Android roll out and today Nokia has confirmed that HERE Maps is now available for the wider Android user base. The app is not currently on the Google Play...

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Apple may have bought PrimeSense for maps, not Kinect technology

Since Apple confirmed yesterday that it purchased PrimeSense, the company that developed sensor technology found in the original Xbox Kinect, people assumed that Apple plans to introduce gesture based technology into its iOS devices. A new theory suggests that the move may have actually been done to improve Apple Maps. Apple has purchased several companies that offer different technologies as part of a long-term goal to increase the...

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Top 3 reasons why you should get Google maps
Jun26

Top 3 reasons why you should get Google maps

I've been Nokia user since a long time and so I've always had Nokia maps pre installed in my device. But still I always prefer Google maps over Nokia maps. There are various reasons. Firstly let me say why you should have maps on your phone. Earlier this year, I had gone to another city for attending a conference. The distance between guest house where I was residing and the conference hall, was quite long. Being new, I didn't know...

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