New York, USA, 26 September 2006: Tele Atlas has announced that it has been selected by Nokia to provide the digital map data and dynamic location content for the Nokia N95, a new multimedia device equipped with GPS functionality launched by Nokia on September 26 in New York.
Tele Atlas Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer Alain De Taeye said, “The Nokia N95 introduction, enhanced with rich and highly accurate Tele Atlas map data and dynamic location content, will transform the way people discover things. We’re delighted that Nokia selected us to power the N95’s personal navigation features.”
The Nokia N95 is a multimedia computer that offers mobile users around the world multiple ways to connect to information, entertainment and people. An integral part of the Nokia Nseries multimedia personal computers, the Nokia N95 features built-in GPS, WLAN, a 5 mega-pixel camera, HSDPA and dual mode menu (standard/landscape). The Nokia N95’s navigation features leverage Tele Atlas digital map content and provide users with pre-installed features, including:
-Free, basic mapping and routing functionalities to initiate local searches for more than 100 countries
-Map display, so that users can clearly see precisely where they are
-More than 15 million points of interest (POIs), to help users easily find local attractions-Optional upgrades to full navigation features, intended so that users can be quickly and accurately routed to wherever they need to go
– Tele Atlas
Based in the Netherlands, Tele Atlas – a geographic content provider – delivers the digital maps and dynamic location content that power the world’s most essential geographic solutions. Tele Atlas also works with business partners who deliver critical applications for emergency, business fleet and infrastructure services.