Here mapping service decide to remove the application from the Windows Store 10 end of March




Maps “Hare” service announced Here Tuesday it would withdraw its application from the operating system applications store Windows 10 for smartphones, later this month, and for reasons of the system itself.

She explained , “Hare”, which was until recently a subsidiary of Nokia ‘s Finnish, in the publication her on her blog , it will be deleted applications that carry its brand from the Windows Store 10 on 29 March / March 2016, while applications will remain on the 8.1 and Windows system, but without any additions , exclusive security updates only.

The company said it has worked in the past few months to make maps of their respective applications are compatible with Windows 10 system through the use of wrap style will not be effective after the date of June 30 next.

Justified “Hare”, which is the leading contender for the service “Google Maps,” its decision by saying: “continue to provide Hare applications for Windows 10 requires us to develop applications from scratch, a scenario that led to the decision to remove the applications our of the Windows Store 10” .

Here mapping service decide to remove the application from the Windows Store 10 end of March
With this decision, “Hare” Applications will not be compatible with mobile operating system Windows 10 Mobile after the date of June 30 next. In preparation for this change, the company said it plans to remove the applications from the store later this month.

And it recommended that the company using the application of your system and Windows maps, which he said includes a number of, etc. “Hare” elements due to the fact that Microsoft developed using the platform “Hare” and assets received from the company in 2014.

It is noteworthy that Microsoft, which acquired a private sector company Nokia phones in 2014, failed to secure the “Hare” Maps rights in the deal valued at 7.2 billion US dollars.

However, Nokia has subsequently sells maps of their respective companies to the German automaker, Audi, BMW and Mercedes-sector in August / August, compared to $ 3 billion. It seems clear that these companies seek to focus on the regular Android iMac or feed.


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