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We know that Ovi Maps forms a big part of the partnership between Microsoft and Nokia. From this post in Nokia’s developer forums we learn that Nokia’s existing developer APIs for Ovi maps will also be supported in Windows Phone 7 Mango, which should help developers port their existing apps to Windows Phone 7 easily. We already know Nokia is…

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Search Engine Land has had an opportunity to speak to “a person with close connections to Nokia” who claims to have more information about the Nokia/ Microsoft deal regarding maps. According to this insider Nokia will not merely be enhancing Bing Maps, but completely replacing the back end with their own solution. According to the report “… Nokia Maps would…

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Nokia has upgraded their Ovi Maps service, making it a Google Earth equivalent (or even better actually) without having to load an application. Nokia has achieved photo-realistic 3D maps of cities using C3 modern camera equipment to capture as many as one image per second of the same object from up to 100 different angles. The images are then used…