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  1. GPS coordinates

    It would be great to have a GPS dashboard panel, displaying in the same screen:
    - Longitude, Latitude & Elevation
    - Velocity
    - GPS status (fixed, not fixed, ...)
    - Signal's strength
    - Compass

    Something like this picture: http://i49.tinypic.com/15chxqc.png

    135 votes
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  2. דיווח שריפות

    הוספת פיצ'ר לדיווח על שריפות (בשמורות טבע למשל, עבור מטיילים) . הפיצ' ר יעביר את הדיווח למכבי האש. רלוונטי לדיווח מהיר על מקרי הצתה, בלוני תבערה וכדומה. צמצום זמן התגובה של מכבי האש הוא בעל ערך עצום לצמצום נזקי השריפה.

    Adding a feature for reporting incidents of arson in nature reserves. The feature will notify the firefighters and share the direct location.

    134 votes
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  3. It would be great if School Zones were added.

    I gave votes to the others. I do understand there are time management issues. This would be a huge plus.

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  4. Altitude

    Add an option to show altitude on screen (displayed like current speed would be), just like some GPS units allow. Great for mountain driving.

    130 votes
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  5. Set destination and arrival time and alert me when it's time to leave

    Based on current conditions, alert me 5-15 minutes before I need to leave so that I can arrive at a set time.

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  6. Waze should allow users to add friends through their emails or phone number. Not everyone has Facebook.

    Waze should allow users to add friends through their emails or phone number as oppose to just Facebook. I've a lot of friends who have Waze but not Facebook and we can't add each other which is a shame.

    125 votes
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  7. Learn mode

    "Learn mode" , where you can teach Waze the best route to follow ; sometimes the fast or short route is not possible, or you know a better route for your favorite location.

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  8. Sound for speed camera at all times

    I would use this more often , if the speed camera alert gave a audio warning, and also displayed speed limit.

    124 votes
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  9. installation on Toyota Touch and Go

    Is it possible to implement Waze on Toyota Touch and GO.

    for information : COYOTE is already implemented

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  10. Show Dirty roads with the same width as Street but with an irregular border

    A lot of users are complaining about Dirty Roads visibility in small screens, this would fix it.

    121 votes
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  11. Use the telephone acceletor to get data about road quality

    Use the telephone acceletor to get data about the general quality of the road. I live near roads that your phone would be shaking constantly. The accelerometer can be useful to give an overall quality rating for each segment.

    Then waze could have an option prefer to choose good roads when routing.

    120 votes
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  12. PTT Comunication

    It would be great to add PTT type communication to go on the road and communicate if a big family goes in different vehicles. This work has been done by the Zello App for a long time, but it would not be bad to add that function to Waze natively.

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  13. removing police location when vacant

    Please allow the ability to remove police location from either direction on highways and turnpikes when there are no police cars in the list location.

    119 votes
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  14. Allow users to connect to their friends via email/ address book, and not have it restricted only to Facebook

    Not everyone has all their contacts in Facebook or wants to connect to all Facebook contacts.

    118 votes
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  15. Distance units

    The Waze client appears to use three types of unit for distance reporting, miles, decimal fractions of miles and feet.

    In the UK we generally use two units for road distance, miles and yards. We do not measure road distance in feet, I measure the size of my bedroom in feet but not the length of my road.

    Also "point one miles" doesn't mean a lot to me or many other people I'd imagine, not to mention that it is shockingly poor grammar.

    Please can we have a UK units option, that supports miles, half a mile and yards. Thank…

    115 votes
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  16. Mobile speed camera

    You should add the capabilities to report Mobile speed camera and in Waze editor, to add the zone length and be alerted when entering this zone from any street.

    http://www.quebechebdo.com/media/photos/unis/2012/02/22/photo2011220resize.jpg

    113 votes
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  17. Display the destination address

    Show me the final destination address, at least when I get close to it. Just having the voice say "you've arrived" isn't precise enough when I could be 100 or more feet away. I drive for Uber and have to close the WAZE app to see what address I'm looking for.

    110 votes
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  18. Have the option of showing public EV charging stations.

    Have the option of showing public EV charging stations. As a EV car owner I have to toggle between my chargepoint and Waze app when driving to find spots to charge my car. Also make EV avatars for us electric car drivers :)

    110 votes
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  19. Close Waze and mark parking place on Bluetooth disconnect

    Many cars have Bluetooth, and our phones connect and disconnect automatically on starting and shutting down the car. It can be used as an indication of the drive ending, and optionally closing/sleeping Waze and/or setting the parking place
    I imagine an option stating “On Bluetooth disconnected: Mark parking place on/off - Close/sleep Waze on/off”

    109 votes
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  20. CB-like push-to-talk (walkie-talkie) button to talk to wazers around you.

    CB-like push-to-talk button to talk to wazers around you in an adjustable radius area or on the same road. This would be a very used feature in Romania, where CB transceivers are very used in cars. Many people who do not have a physical one would use the Waze alternative, and many would switch from physical CB to waze.

    108 votes
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