1. rishabk97's Avatar
    I was aware that there existed this separate app called Maps, which appeared after Cyan or Denim, I don't exactly remember. If I'm not wrong, they both use the same data to display the map, the downloaded offline maps work for the both. But today I noticed that Cortana uses the favourites from the Maps app. I'd like to know what's actually different in these two apps.

    01-12-2015 01:42 AM
  2. dKp1977's Avatar
    Maps is the one provided and maintained by Microsoft, whereas HERE maps belongs to Nokia (one of those parts that haven't been acquired by MS).
    aximtreo likes this.
    01-12-2015 01:48 AM

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