Nokia has announced that it is releasing a new mapping app for Apple’s iOS platform, and Nokia are expecting the app to be available over the next few weeks, it will come with offline capabilities, including voice guided navigation and public transport directions.
“People want great maps, and with HERE we can bring together Nokia’s location offering to deliver people a better way to explore, discover and share their world,” said Nokia President and CEO Stephen Elop. “Additionally, with HERE we can extend our 20 years of location expertise to new devices and operating systems that reach beyond Nokia. As a result, we believe that more people benefit from and contribute to our leading mapping and location service.”
To further extend its location services, Nokia is launching a maps application for iOS under the HERE brand. Based on HTML5, it will include offline capabilities, voice-guided walk navigation, and public transport directions. The application is scheduled to be available for free download from Apple’s App Store in the coming weeks.
You can find out more information about Nokias’s new mapping app for iOS over at Nokia, as soon as we get some information on when it will be available we will let you guys know.
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