Are you a fan of Cookie Monster? If you said yes, then you would surely enjoy this news. Waze, a GPS navigation app that works on smartphones and tablets, is now adding the voice of this lovable monster in its long list of celebrity voices. So yes, you will now …

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Road navigation app Waze announced its latest Audio Player partner, YouTube Music. Waze has teamed up with YouTube Music, giving drivers a new way to listen to music while safely driving Originally launched in October 2018, Waze’s full-service audio player caters for every taste and genre by partnering with the …

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Surprise, surprise. Manila is said to be the most flood-prone area in the country while Makati is said to be the most accident-prone. This has been the data garnered by community-based road navigation app Waze, in collaboration with Thinking Machines, a data science consultancy. The data was gathered solely from …

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It is very difficult when your car is restricted for the day because of number coding (officially known as the Unified Vehicle Volume Reduction program or UVVRP) and have scheduled errands for that day. But there are several ways around the Metro where you can beat number coding. If you …

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DJ Khaled is known his very unique voice. Songs that he produced or where he is featured sound like motivational workouts where you will be left pumped up. (I had his famous phrase, “Another One” on my mind just by writing this story.) Ever wonder how he sounds when he …

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The Waze community has grown significantly in the Philippines. There are currently 2.85 million active users on the navigation app, of which 30 are map editors. These map editors are the unsung champions of the technology community. They have taken the responsibility of maintaining and updating the Waze map, which …

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It is no secret that everyone is now experiencing the heaviest traffic jams for the year. And no matter how we try to make up for the time, we only get to the destination all furious about the congestion on the road.  In its bid to help commuters and fellow …

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Maynilad Water Services, Inc. (Maynilad) announced on Monday, October 28, that it has partnered with navigation app Waze to let the public know about its projects that impact traffic flow in the metro. Maynilad hopes that with the partnership, the public will be better informed to take alternate routes that …

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Waze Driver Satisfaction Index

Waze, the world’s largest community-based mobility app and a Google company, has further committed to enhance experience with its updated features and putting up partnerships to lessen traffic woes locally by appointing Sarah Rodriguez as country manager for the Philippines. KK Kumar, Waze APAC regional manager expressed confidence on the …

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Apple‘s news operating system, iOS 12, is packed with big updates and great apps. One update worth mentioning is the ability to use a third-party navigation app like Waze and Google Maps in Apple Car Play. This means that you can now use Google Maps to help you get directions …

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Ford Waze

If your Ford vehicle comes equipped with the SYNC 3 smart entertainment and vehicle information system, then you’ve got something to rejoice about, because the American car brand has teamed up with Waze–the popular community-based traffic and navigation app–to give you the power to integrate the app onto your vehicle …

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Waze Voice Recorder

Global community-based traffic and navigation app Waze made some special updates this Mother’s Day, not just to honor the matriarchs, but to help them out on her daily routines on the road. Here are some of the ways you can show love to your driving mommas: What better way to …

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Waze Motorcycle Vehicle Type Option

True to the community-based nature of the app, Waze‘s latest update with the Motorcycle Vehicle Type Option will soon give those who ride on two wheels specialized routes “to help make finding freedom on the open road simpler and faster.” Beyond getting real-time road updates and alerts, motorcycle riders who use …

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Waze Driver Satisfaction Index

It’s official: the Philippines is indeed the worst place for drivers, at least according to Waze as the community-based traffic and navigation-app recently released its third annual Driver Satisfaction Index. According to Waze, its Driver Satisfaction Index ranks its users’ experience based on a scale of 10 (satisfying) to 1 (unhappy) across …

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Waze Voice Recorder

When using the Waze community-based traffic and navigation app, you’re limited to 60 voice direction guides to choose from, like Jane for the English (US) version or Kate and Thomas for the English (UK) versions, all three of which also say the name of the street you’re getting on or going to. On occasion, celebrity voices …

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