Nokia took a big step in its maps services by releasing map app for various mobile operating devices. Nokia has named its new app as “Here” which is going to support most of the mobile operating systems. Apart of releasing the app for its devices Nokia made it available for iOS, Android and had discussions with Mozilla to make it available for their new Mozilla mobile OS. This app was awaiting to get released in the Apple official stores for apple approval.
In order to bring this new 3D maps feature Nokia has acquired a mapping company Earthmine who are specialized in 3D street level mapping. This team will be working for street view all over the world. Nokia has made another big push by allowing users to submit the data which includes map creation. Nokia is planning to provide live traffic soon.
Nokia made this available this app to Nokia Lumia phones, Nokia Belle phones, Nokia Asha phones, Nokia N9. Here maps are going to be available to Android and iOS devices in official stores soon as they are awaiting for the approval.
You can download the maps to your devices going Here and scanning the the QR code which at the right side of the device which you are using. The Next web has a complete hands on instructions about this Nokia Here on various Operating Systems.
Hope Nokia here maps will give good competition to others unlike the Apple Maps.