Some weeks ago Waze started acting up and not finding GPS location.
Then it randomly bounced between on and off, and now I can't get it at all.
GPS test says NO FIX, with 16 satellites in view and 3 in use (though they vary a bit).
Would this be due to a malfunctioning GPS receiver? If so, is it...
I just traded in my GMC Acadia for a new Ford Explorer, and I absolutely LOVE that Android Auto is included!
(albeit by cable connection, not Bluetooth)
But the dealership told me that Sync 3 was due for an update in the next couple of weeks that will allow users to use WAZE as their primary...
Waze is releasing a trio of new features for its popular turn-by-turn navigation app on Android and iOS today. Those include new OK Waze voice commands, a motorcycle mode that offers motorocycle-specific route times and options, and more.
It was hinted at just a few weeks ago, but now the Waze private beta for Android Auto is official. The Waze app only runs in compatible head units and doesn't function on a phone with the Android Auto app. The beta is invite-only at this time and participants received an email with instructions...
Waze has been testing their ride sharing service called Waze Rider in Bay Area of California and Israel. For California, the entirety of the state can now give it a try. This could be a sign that things are going well.
Waze has mentioned to stay on the lookout for a new beta version soon. The company sent a new email to beta testers to make sure they've taken all the steps needed to properly test Android Auto, so the test could be right around the corner.
Waze's latest update allows you to record your own voice instructions to go along with the other alternative voice packs available in the app. The app will ask you to record yourself saying several phrases, however many of the app's directions will still be voiced by the system's default voice.
Waze Rider is the carpooling service from Google's own Waze application that has been limited to the Bay Area so far. A new report from The Wall Street Journal claims this service will be expanded to "several US cities" as well as Latin America over the next few months.
The developers behind Google's Waze application have just rolled out a new update that comes with the following changes. . .
- Introducing Google Smart Lock for Waze: Never worry about remembering your Waze login details for your next phone. Opt-in to Smart Lock and you’re automatically signed...
Waze launched a carpooling service in the Bay Area of California last year, but it's been announced that this has been expanded. Now the service will be available in the nine counties that comprise the Bay Area, as well as Sacramento and Monterey.
The developers behind Waze have just pushed out a new update that adds some long-requested changes that include the following features. . .
- Search by category: Find places by category, like nearby parking, restaurants, hotels, shopping, and more without having to type exact names.
Google has been privately testing their Waze Rider ride-sharing service to select employees in the Bay Area. It's now been confirmed that Waze Rider is available to the public for those who live in San Francisco.
Back in May, Google launched a ride-sharing pilot program with its Waze application for San Francisco.
Now, The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Google is expanding this pilot program into a carpooling service to help make rides cheaper.
Waze is adding another bit of information to their apps soon. The company has teamed up with event coordinators to add information about big events in an area. The app will notify you of heavy traffic in the area and help you find another route to avoid it.