• BBC News – Nokia threatens London start-up over ‘HERE’


    http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-31059897A standalone app for checking in to locations, called HERE, has also been released by the firm. Nokia said the name would confuse the general public into thinking it was part of Nokia’s own HERE range. Nokia’s HERE is the Finnish firm’s brand name for apps and software relating to mapping and navigation.

    The company said it had so far invested $12m (£8m) in promoting the HERE brand.

    In a letter seen by the BBC, Nokia gave London-based Lowdownapp a deadline of 10 February 2015 to rebrand the “HERE” function of the apps. Read more…