HTML 5 version of Nokia maps is now avaialble for non-symbian devices also. Nokia maps is now available on your smart devices with an HTML5 compatible browser, which means that you can have Nokia Maps on your iPhone, iPod touch and iPad with iOS4 or Android phones with Android 2.2 and Android 2.3. To access nokia maps on your smartphone just simply type maps.nokia.com in your mobile browser and you are in the NokiaMaps page.
Nokia Maps (beta) for mobile web was presented for the first time at the Where 2.0 conference.
With Nokia Map on iOS or android device you can:
- see where you are on the map, thanks to HTML5 support for positioning
- find addresses, businesses and other places of interest, anywhere in the world
- get to know the places: all the essential information about a place are presented on one page (pictures, user reviews, popular travel guides description, contact information)
- plan the fastest route to your destination by car or on foot
- see where the public transport lines go, and where the stops are
- share your favourite places with your friends via SMS, email, Facebook or Twitter