Use Here Maps for its basic navigation and maps, but don't bother with Nokia's added features.
Former handset giant calls reports it will rejoin the smartphone sector in 2016 "false."
Following speculation regarding a deal, Finnish telecoms giant Nokia admits it's in discussions with its French rival, but warns that nothing is certain yet.
The Here beta for Android expands beyond Samsung devices. But there's some friction with the distribution plan.
Nokia's CEO has argued that certain futuristic technologies will need to be prioritised, flying in the face of recent victories for net neutrality.
Nokia's Here Android app gives you turn-by-turn navigation on the new Samsung Gear S, powered by Tizen.
Even as it expands to support iOS and Android, Nokia says it isn't abandoning Microsoft's Windows Phone platform with its Here mapping technology.
Nokia made a better-than-expected profit in 2014 as it transforms after selling its phone business to Microsoft.
The new apps would be able to work offline via downloaded maps, according to The Wall Street Journal.
The new look for Here Maps focuses on distinct colors and stark contrasts.