Tag: Ovi Maps

Video: Nokia Free Navigation Launch TVC  (Ovi Maps Advert)

Video: Nokia Free Navigation Launch TVC (Ovi Maps Advert)

| May 4, 2010 | Reply

The second of today’s postings of Ovi Maps adverts. (Check out “Lost…Really Lost“) Nokia’s really ramping it up to let everyone know you have FREE sat nav with Nokia Smartphones. I like the phrase at the end…”you have reached your destination….you have reached your destination”. It’s a very global affair. Nokia – getting you where […]

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Video Ads: Ovi Maps – Got Away

Video Ads: Ovi Maps – Got Away

| April 9, 2010 | Reply

Sometimes, being lost can get you into lots of trouble. If you had Ovi Maps, you’d avoid all that wouldn’t you? This poor guy only had a paper map, and no one really knows how to use them anymore. He gets lost, but is ‘found’ by this Welsh woman. He’s trapped. And been trapped for […]

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Video: Nokia's Creative London Interactive Ovi Maps Projections (Cool 'Ad' for Free Navigation)

Video: Nokia's Creative London Interactive Ovi Maps Projections (Cool 'Ad' for Free Navigation)

| April 8, 2010 | Reply

Here’s a Pretty cool video of Ovi Maps Projection in London. But it isn’t your usual projection as you get to be in what’s being projected, and it interacts with Ovi related items like arrows or pin bubbles. It’s in part to celebrate Nokia giving away Ovi Maps for free FOREVER on all new Nokia […]

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How do you use Ovi Maps? Tell Nokia and Win a great Nokia GPS phone!

How do you use Ovi Maps? Tell Nokia and Win a great Nokia GPS phone!

| March 22, 2010 | Reply

Not sure exactly what the prize is, it seems to be the N97 mini given that’s what’s in the video (and it is a great Nokia GPS phone!) though it could be something else. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wor7QoZ9Hb4] Anyway, if you fancy winning yourself a free GPS enabled phone all you have to do is share how you […]

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New Ovi Maps 3.04 Live at Nokia Beta Labs! (For S60 5th Edition) Improved positioning speed and accuracy!

New Ovi Maps 3.04 Live at Nokia Beta Labs! (For S60 5th Edition) Improved positioning speed and accuracy!

| February 26, 2010 | 12 Replies

Navigation got really good after Ovi Maps 3.03, (see 10 reasons to love Ovi Maps) Not only did we get free pedestrian and car turn by turn navigation, Ovi Maps received a complete facelift over the previous version with so many new things to enjoy such as city guides, proper search and improved compass. And […]

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MyNokiaBlog Weekly Post Round Up (Ep 6): MeeGo, Symbian^3 and Ovi Maps 3.03

MyNokiaBlog Weekly Post Round Up (Ep 6): MeeGo, Symbian^3 and Ovi Maps 3.03

| February 20, 2010 | 2 Replies

Last Sunday, Symbian unleashed their roadmap giving details of multicore powered Symbian^5 and Symbian^6 OS. We got a glimpse of the progress of Symbian on touch screens with Symbian^3 UI video. It went Viral on youtube, shooting up to the most viewed as it demonstrated a very promising future for Symbian with features such as […]

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MyNokiaBlog Weekly Post Round Up (Ep 6): MeeGo, Symbian^3 and Ovi Maps 3.03

MyNokiaBlog Weekly Post Round Up (Ep 6): MeeGo, Symbian^3 and Ovi Maps 3.03

| February 20, 2010 | Reply

Last Sunday, Symbian unleashed their roadmap giving details of multicore powered Symbian^5 and Symbian^6 OS. We got a glimpse of the progress of Symbian on touch screens with Symbian^3 UI video. It went Viral on youtube, shooting up to the most viewed as it demonstrated a very promising future for Symbian with features such as […]

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10 Reasons why I love Ovi Maps 3.03 on the N97 and think it's freakin' Brilliant.

10 Reasons why I love Ovi Maps 3.03 on the N97 and think it's freakin' Brilliant.

| February 17, 2010 | 38 Replies

Last Tuesday, I went up to Manchester as I had an interview there (sidenote: got an offer yesterday btw – hehe score!). I didn’t know  Manchester that well (2-3 years the last time I was there) so I made sure I brought the N97 with the newly upgraded Ovi Maps 3.03 with free navigation [and […]

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N97 Ovi Maps Free Navigation Officially Available [UPDATE via N97 itself]

N97 Ovi Maps Free Navigation Officially Available [UPDATE via N97 itself]

| January 27, 2010 | Reply

Nokia Conversations reports that the N97 is now supported officially (some may have already found N97 mini’s ovi maps .sis to have worked for them) for the new Ovi Maps which brings users free turn-by-turn walk and drive navigation The new Ovi Maps is available through the software update client in the device. You simply […]

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Video: Hitler finds out Nokia's Ovi Maps Turn by Turn navigation is now free

Video: Hitler finds out Nokia's Ovi Maps Turn by Turn navigation is now free

| January 22, 2010 | Reply

TomTom and Garmin’s shares are taking a tumble after Nokia’s announcement that their Ovi Maps turn-by-turn navigation is now free (on selected devices). Who’s gonna need alternative and dedicated SatNav’s now when your phone can do it all for you? And especially one that works offline so you either don’t need a data plan or […]

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News: Nokia Ovi "Big Announcement" Today!

News: Nokia Ovi "Big Announcement" Today!

| January 21, 2010 | 18 Replies

As jay earlier announce, Nokia’s big news is the FREE Ovi maps for everyone forever on Nokia devices! Currently this is available on the following devices: X6 N97 Mini E72 E55 E52 6730 Classic 6710 Navigator 5800 Express Music 5800 Navigation Ediion 5230 UPDATE 1: Jay just provided us with the following news: Nokia N97 […]

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Nokia's Ovi Maps to have Free navigation and turn by turn directions!

Nokia's Ovi Maps to have Free navigation and turn by turn directions!

| January 21, 2010 | 9 Replies

A wise move from Nokia. Ovi Maps on my N97 was absolutely stellar with the turn by turn directions, especially as it worked in offline mode. I could navigate even if my phone couldn’t get a signal. Not the same story with Google map, as great as it was,  which (not only did not have […]

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Nokia N97 with holographic displays? No, it's just Ads: Get to the Good Things – 'A splash in the dessert' and 'Let's Rock'

Nokia N97 with holographic displays? No, it's just Ads: Get to the Good Things – 'A splash in the dessert' and 'Let's Rock'

| November 9, 2009 | Reply

Nokia have released a couple of ads about getting to the “Good Things” using Ovi Maps. If you check it out, you’ll see some fancy holographic UI looking elements. It looks really cool! I know it’s merely there to just label and describe what’s happening but I’m actually finding it a little annoying to see […]

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Event: Nokia Signpost London – Good Things attendees

Event: Nokia Signpost London – Good Things attendees

| October 29, 2009 | 3 Replies

Here are a selection of photos of the attendees on last week’s Good Things event in London, courtesy of WOMWorld. There’s a gallery at the bottom as wordpress might break if I try to insert all the photos individually. The gallery consists mostly of four destinations: first the boat that was privately hired to cruise […]

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Video: Nokia Signposts – Behind the scenes of the arrow and crane (Part 2) The Control Centre

Video: Nokia Signposts – Behind the scenes of the arrow and crane (Part 2) The Control Centre

| October 27, 2009 | 2 Replies

Following yesterday’s post on the behind the scenes of the site of the Good Things Arrow and Crane, this second video now takes a look at the heart – or be it – the brain that’s sorting out all those messages that appear on the arrow itself. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wHxy3vIGfVg]

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