By Yash Maheshwari
on September 02nd, 2009
Another major services announcement at the Nokia World today was the launch of the Ovi Maps Beta for S60v5 (Touch Phones) at the Nokia Betalabs. This new beta brings with it a new starting screen giving you one touch access to a variety of new content and services from within Ovi Maps.
Basically, What all is new in this release is :
Weather – Get real-time weather information including a 5 day forecast for your current or any location found with the help of the Find places functionality.
Michelin and Lonely Planet – Get dynamic access to premium editorial travel content for over 1000 destinations. Find thousands of listings for sights, restaurants, hotels, shops, nightlife, and more. Look these places up on the map, and get there with pedestrian and car navigation.
Events – Check out the events on the map around your location or other places you have found with the help of the Find places functionality.
Read on for more details, the introduction video & screenshots along with the download link.