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iPhone Users Can Now Project Waze On Their Ford Dashboards

05/17/2018, While CarPlay and Android Auto are some of the options that car owners have today, more often than not we see carmakers use their own infotainment systems. Sometimes these infotainment systems come with a built-in navigation app, but the only downside to...

Waze Carpool Users Can Now Choose Who They Want To Ride With

03/05/2018, Unless you have some kind of prearrangement set with co-workers, friends, or neighbors, entering into a carpool using apps Uber or Lyft can be a bit daunting as you never know who your other passengers are. However Waze has announced some changes to its...

Waze Updated With New ETA Screen To Show More Traffic Information

03/04/2018, If you’re someone who relies on Waze to get to your destination, you’re probably familiar with some of the app’s features, such as providing the driver with an ETA on when they will arrive, along with some information about potential traffic they...


2018 Ford EcoSport Will Come With Waze, Alexa Integration

01/26/2018, While quite a few carmakers out there load their vehicles with their own mapping system (or use third-party services), it’s hard to compare those against the navigation systems found on our phones, such as Google Maps, Waze, Apple Maps, and so on. This...

Waze In-Car Mapping Will Be Coming To Ford Cars With SYNC 3

01/11/2018, [CES 2018] Depending on the carmaker and the infotainment unit you have chosen (or comes bundled) with your car, sometimes the mapping software on it might not necessarily be the most responsive, user-friendly, or updated, and sometimes using our phones...

New Jersey Town Closing Streets To Tackle Navigation App Traffic

12/26/2017, Smart navigation apps like Waze help their users find the fastest way to their destination. By relying on data crowdsourced from users, these apps are able to provide a better picture of the traffic situation. This can often result in large numbers of...

Latest Waze Update Includes Additional Support For Voice Commands

11/29/2017, Using your phone while driving is clearly not a good idea, and companies like Waze have built in features to prevent users from using the app while driving. However what if you wanted to find a new route? What if you decided that you wanted to go...

Spotify And Waze Integration Lands On iOS

09/18/2017, Google-owned Waze announced a partnership with Spotify earlier this year. The idea was to eliminate the hassle for drivers that want to listen to music while keeping an eye on their navigational app. To enable them to stream music without having to leave...

Waze’s Latest Update Lets You Reach Out To Other Wazers For Help

08/16/2017, Things like changing a flat tyre is usually something that is taught at driving school, but as they say, practice makes perfect and unless we are changing flat tyres all the time, it is easy to forget how to go about changing it. If you think that...

Waze Now Available On Android Auto

07/26/2017, Google Maps has more or less been the only proper navigation solution available to Android Auto users but that changes today. Waze is finally available on Android Auto starting today. Users can tap into the crowd-sourced service to get real-time...

Waze Update Now Lets You Record Your Own Voice

05/08/2017, Over the years, Waze has offered up various voice packs that users could use to change the turn-by-turn navigation voice, with the most recent being Mr. T. However if you always thought that it would be cool to be able to record your own voice or the...

Waze’s Traffic Data Will Now Help Emergency Services

04/06/2017, If you’re looking for the quickest route to your destination, or maybe you’re looking to avoid a bad traffic jam, or if you’re trying to avoid police roadblocks, Waze is probably the app for you. The app does a pretty good job at showing users the...

Waze Maps Now Being Tested On Android Auto

04/03/2017, When it comes to navigational apps, Google has at least two options in the form of Google Maps and Waze, with the latter having been acquired by the company several years ago. Both apps offer up navigation, although both do have different features that...

Waze Lets Users Order From Dunkin’ Donuts On The Way To Work

03/28/2017, Driving to work or school and feeling a little sleepy and wouldn’t mind some coffee or donuts to perk you up? If that sounds like a win situation for you, then you might be interested to learn that Waze and Dunkin’ Donuts have announced that they will...