Uber drops out of the HERE Maps bidding "war"

The New York Times is reporting that Uber, the quickly growing app based alternative to taxis, has dropped out of negotiations for the multi-billion dollar acquisition of Nokia’s Oyj’s map business, makers of HERE Maps. Winbeta had previously reported in ... Read more

Microsoft promoting Bing Maps to Lumia users

Microsoft is now promoting its Bing Maps service to Lumia users alongside the existing Here Maps service provided by Nokia following this year's purchase of their Services and Devices division by Redmond. In a blog post titled 'Seven Secrets of ... Read more