Quick heads up on this article over the The Register. Nokia’s crunching up big masses of data to index the real world in a bid to outflank the likes of google. Here we’re seeing precisely how Nokia is capitalising on their location platform.
But with “real world search”, Europe’s biggest tech company is launching the next epic industry battle, and Google is firmly in its sights. If it reaches even a significant fraction of Google’s web-page search revenues, then Nokia will be a significant disruptor, and a major player in its own right.
Cheers Muerte for the tip!