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Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

Nokia and UAE’s GCAA to Support Commercial Use of Unmanned Aerial Systems

Nokia and the UAE’s General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) have collaborated to develop a new ecosystem to support regular commercial use of unmanned aerial systems (UAS) in the country. With the new UAS ecosystem, the UAE will allow businesses and government...

Thursday, December 10th, 2015

Audi, BMW and Daimler Buy Nokia’s Digital Mapping Business

There are many key elements to the successful implementation of connected, autonomous cars. Intelligent, realtime maps and location services are two of the most important elements, however, because cars — even with environment sensors and rear view...

Thursday, August 6th, 2015

Nokia Agrees to Sell HERE to Automotive Industry Consortium

Espoo, Finland, Aug. 3, 2015—Nokia today announced an agreement to sell its HERE digital mapping and location services business to a consortium of leading automotive companies, comprising AUDI AG, BMW Group and Daimler AG (the "Consortium"). The...

Thursday, October 10th, 2013

Mapping a New Battle

Mapping products have gained in importance for the major technology companies over the past couple of years. Maps and location-based services are increasingly becoming important in an “always connected” lifestyle and that translates into benefits for the...

Friday, June 14th, 2013

Nokia Launches HERE Venue Indoor Maps in India

Nokia has launched a new venue mapping facility in India for over 20 cities that include Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Bangalore among others. The facility is launched under the existing Nokia mapping service called HERE. It enables...

Friday, October 5th, 2012

The Forgotten Mapmaker: Nokia Has Better Maps Than Apple and Maybe Even Google

Apple's maps are bad. Even Tim Cook knows this and apologized for them. Google's maps are good, thanks to years of work, massive computing resources, and thousands of people handcorrecting map data. But there are more than two horses...

Monday, October 1st, 2012

Nokia Location Platform Provides Worldwide Maps for Oracle-based Solutions

Nokia announced today that Oracle has developed a simple, built-in link between Oracle Fusion Middleware MapViewer and the Nokia Location Platform (NLP). This link removes the barrier of a customized map integration and extends the benefits of...

Friday, May 11th, 2012

Nokia’s Massive Launch of Local Mapping Services for India

Last year, Nokia owned mapping service NAVTEQ introduced indoor mapping called Destination Maps for navigation beyond the front door. NAVTEQ is the first major mapping service to bring indoor mapping to India. The product is being launched with...

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

Mapping the New Digital World

For centuries, mankind has used maps to mark the physical world, evolving a visual shorthand that lets us know, at a glance, the scale of places, borders, waterways, open spaces, directions, compass points and the most direct...

Tuesday, December 6th, 2011

Nokia Develping 3-D Mapping for Use in Buildings

Nokia has demonstrated a new indoor 3D mapping system that might change the way people navigate in inside a building, a mall or airport. According to an article on Into Mobile, even as Google tries to introduce...

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