Nokia have announced that they will be offering its HERE Maps service and support to the Tizen Operating System, which it also currently offers on Windows Phone, iOS, Android and FireFox OS.
At the Tizen Developer Summit HERE Maps had a session showing the ease of implementing their API for developers to integrate the Nokia mapping solution into Tizen Applications.
They tweeted: “We’re happy to power @TizenProject with maps and maps-related functionalities,”
— HERE (@here) November 11, 2013
This gives Tizen an excellent alternative Mapping Solution to Google Maps and opens the door to the possibility of deep integration within the OS itself.