Ovi Maps: A Satellite View of Estonia's Tartu Region
Ovi Maps is a web service that provides satellite imagery of various locations around the world. One of the regions that can be explored with Ovi Maps is Estonia's Tartu region, which is located in the southeast of the country. Tartu is the second largest city in Estonia and the cultural and intellectual center of the nation. It is also home to many historical and natural attractions, such as the University of Tartu, the Old Town, the EmajÃµgi River, and the Lake Peipus.
With Ovi Maps, users can zoom in and out of the satellite view of Tartu region and see the details of its streets, buildings, landmarks, and points of interest. Users can also switch to different map modes, such as terrain, hybrid, or public transport. Ovi Maps also offers features such as ruler for distance measuring, address search, postal code search, and live map updates. Users can share any place on Ovi Maps with others via email or social media.
Ovi Maps is powered by HERE WeGo, a mapping and navigation platform that was formerly known as Nokia Maps and Ovi Maps. HERE WeGo is owned by a consortium of German automotive companies and provides location data and services to various industries and sectors. Ovi Maps is one of the many products and services that HERE WeGo offers to consumers and businesses.Ovi Maps also has some extra features that enhance the user experience and functionality of the service. Some of these features are:
Maneuvers: This feature allows users to see all the maneuvers in the current route and turn them on or off. Users can also see the appropriate icons for each junction when selecting them[^1^].
Points of Interest While Driving: This feature shows various points of interest on the map, such as restaurants, hotels, gas stations, etc. Users can turn on and off certain POI icons and customize them according to their preferences[^1^].
3D View: This feature brings back the 3D view of maps that was removed in an update. Users can see the map in a more realistic and immersive way with 3D buildings and landmarks[^1^].
Voice Navigation and Espeak: This feature adds voice capability to Ovi Maps with spoken languages and street names. Users can download voice files from different languages and use them offline. Users can also use espeak, a speech synthesizer, to generate spoken street names from text[^1^].
Saved POI Results: This feature allows users to save POI results offline and display them on the map later. This is useful for planning trips or accessing information without an Internet connection[^1^].
Ovi Maps is a versatile and comprehensive mapping and navigation service that offers users a range of features and options to explore the world. Whether it is for driving, walking, or sightseeing, Ovi Maps can help users find their way and discover new places.Ovi Maps is not only a web service, but also a mobile application that can be downloaded and installed on compatible Nokia devices. Users can access Ovi Maps on their phones and enjoy the same features and functionality as on the web version. Users can also sync their Ovi Maps data between their phones and computers via Ovi Suite or Ovi Sync.
Ovi Maps has some advantages over other mapping services, such as Google Maps or Bing Maps. Some of these advantages are:
Ovi Maps offers global navigation coverage for 74 countries in 46 languages, while other services may have limited coverage or language support.
Ovi Maps provides free navigation for both car and pedestrian modes, while other services may charge fees or require subscriptions for navigation features.
Ovi Maps allows users to download maps and voice files for offline use, while other services may require an Internet connection for most features.
Ovi Maps integrates with other Ovi services, such as Ovi Store, Ovi Music, Ovi Share, etc., while other services may not have such integration or compatibility.
Ovi Maps also enables users to share their location or route with others using various methods. Users can:
Send their location or route via SMS or email to their contacts.
Publish their location or route on social media platforms, such as Facebook or Twitter.
Invite their friends to join them on Ovi Maps and see their location or route in real time. aa16f39245