Waze and Deezer Introduce DJ Khaled Navigation Voice

DJ Khaled is the new voice giving you directions on Waze DJ Khaled’s voice will be available globally on Waze from today until the end of June DJ Khaled’s available on Waze for a limited time, so update your voice today in Settings > Voice Directions > DJ Khaled and listen to Father of Asahd Ever wanted to be joined on your commute by one of the hottest names in music? He’s known for sharing his words of wisdom online, but from today DJ Khaled …

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Waze Community: The Modern Bayanihan in the Digital Age

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. Map editors are the unsung champions of the technology community. They have taken the responsibility of maintaining and updating the Waze Map while ensuring that it is as accurate as it can be.  How crowd-sourcing and volunteerism make Waze a valuable partner in addressing traffic “The whole concept of Waze is rooted in the community. You help other Wazers by …

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Waze Your Way Out of Holiday Traffic

Waze Your Way Out of Holiday Traffic Waze shares traffic data to help you outsmart congested roads this holiday season It’s the most wonderful (and jam-packed) time of the year! Waze, the platform bringing together communities on and off the road, today released traffic data to help you outsmart congested roads this holiday season. Driving patterns from last year’s data indicated that more people were traveling in December compared to a regular month, highlighting a 10 percent increase in active users on Waze. Not only …

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Waze brings new innovation for better driving experience

Waze brings new innovation for better driving experience Music-loving Filipinos can now enjoy Apple CarPlay and Waze Audio Player Waze, the platform bringing together communities on and off the road, continue to innovate to benefit users as drivers will now be able to take advantage of Waze’s unique features with Apple CarPlay and Waze Audio Player. With over 2.6 million monthly active users in the Philippines, Waze announced its integration with Apple CarPlay to further its mission of decreasing traffic on the road and making …

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Maynilad partners with Waze to ease traffic flow

Maynilad partners with Waze to ease traffic flow Maynilad is the largest private water concessionaire in the Philippines in terms of customer base West Zone concessionaire Maynilad Water Services, Inc. (Maynilad) today announced its partnership with Waze, the platform bringing together communities on and off the road,  to mitigate the impact of the water company’s activities on traffic flow in the metropolis. Through Waze’s “Connected Citizens Program” (CCP), Maynilad will be uploading real-time data regarding its road-digging activities, including projects that may require road closures, …

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Waze appoints new country manager for Philippines

Waze appoints new country manager for Philippines World’s largest community-based mobility app commits further to Southeast Asia, bringing enhanced features to users and establishing partnerships to solve traffic problems Waze, the world’s largest community-based mobility app and a Google company, has appointed Sarah Rodriguez as Country Manager for the Philippines. Rodriguez joins Waze from ABS-CBN Corporation where she was Head of Digital Sales, Digital Media Division. Prior to that, she was the Digital Solutions Manager for Yahoo Philippines. “Sarah’s 11 years of experience in marketing …

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Waze simplifies Nanay’s Life on the Road

Waze simplifies Nanay’s Life on the Road This Mother’s Day, it’s time to return the favour Mothers are the real MVPs, bona fide warriors who will stop at nothing to keep us out of harm’s way. This Mother’s Day, it’s time to return the favour. Empower the most important woman in your life with these nifty driving hacks from Waze, the world’s largest community-based traffic and navigation app, which will sure to take the stress out of her daily routine on the road.   Tip …

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Predict the best times and routes with Waze for better driving experience this Christmas

Predict the best times and routes with Waze for better driving experience this Christmas Waze your way out of Holiday traffic Christmas is time spent with family and friends. Who can resist the laughter, the stories, the food, and above all, the company? It motivates people to endure tedious traffic to go and be with their loved ones. Nobody loves traffic jams, especially during the Christmas season. Knowing what roads to take or avoid, planning ahead for the best time to leave and the shortest …

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New Waze Vehicle Type: Motorcycle

Since its founding, Waze has been routing automobile drivers, helping them find optimal routes, avoid traffic, get arrival time estimations and more. A few years ago, Waze added the “Taxi” vehicle type to better serve professional drivers who can access roads otherwise restricted to private drivers. Now, Waze is adding a new vehicle type: motorcycle. The new addition comes primarily as a way to ensure that all motorcyclists are able to navigate through roads more safely. In addition to enjoying the standard suite of Waze benefits, including alerts on …

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