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Waze On iOS And Android Updated

06/19/2014, Google-owned Waze has recently delivered updates to both the iOS and Android versions of the app, bumping it up to version 3.8.0 as it now comes with a slew of new features that users ought to find useful. Other than better social features, it will also...

Waze To Get Celebrities To Read Out Turn-By-Turn Directions

11/25/2013, Wouldn’t it be awesome if celebrities were the voice behind your turn-by-turn navigation? It would almost be as if they were right in the car with you! Well the good news for Waze users is that celebrities will be voicing turn-by-turn navigation for you...

Google Maps iOS, Android Adds Waze Realtime Traffic Reports

08/20/2013, Google acquired Waze just a few months ago, and since the acquisition, we haven’t heard a peep regarding the service from either Google or Waze. That is, until today as Google Maps users will finally be seeing the fruits of the acquisition for...

Google Bought Waze For $966 Million

07/25/2013, It was in June last month that we heard about how Google has picked up Waze, first in principle, before the deal was finalized shortly afterwards. The thing is, no exact figure for the acquisition was reported, although somewhere slightly north of $1...

Waze Arrives At Windows Phone Store

05/21/2013, The explosion of Internet connectivity across a range of mobile devices have definitely led to more and more user input in online sites as well as apps. Take TripAdvisor for example – most of us these days, before going for a holiday would check out...

Facebook Rumored To Acquire Waze For $1 Billion

05/09/2013, It looks like Facebook could be dropping another $1 billion in a new acquisition, at least that’s what the rumors are claiming as there have been reports that Facebook and Waze are reportedly in advanced talks over a possible acquisition valued between...

Apple And Waze Deal Not Happening

01/04/2013, No, the Apple-Waze deal isn’t going to happen. If you’ve been following the news lately, there was a recent rumor that Apple might acquire mapping application services provider Waze. Well, it seems that the rumor is half-true. The folks over...

Apple In Negotiations With Waze To Rescue Its Maps App [Rumor]

01/03/2013, The Apple Maps drama has to be one of the most public screw-ups in the company’s recent history as they arrogantly thought they could deliver a maps application as good, probably better, than Google Maps. Not only did they completely fail at that...