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  1. show street name currently on

    It would be great to show the name of the street you're currently on, as well as that of the next turn. Also, show the name of the street you're on when not in navigation mode.

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      8 comments  ·  Navigation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • turn off photo request at destination

      The "add photo" when you reach your destination is annoying, and unnecessary. Please give an option to disable.

      477 votes
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        42 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Allow option to use device's TTS voice synthesis

        The Waze Android client has a decent sounding voice, but Android users can install 3rd party TTS apps. Please give us the option to choose to use the Android Text To Speech synthesis instead.

        462 votes
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          21 comments  ·  Android  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Ability to order favorites locations

          Every time I add a location to my favorites, it pushes my old ones down. I want the ability to choose to mostly used favorites to show on the top.

          451 votes
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            24 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Apple CarPlay

            With the release of iOS10, Apple's stock apps can be removed from the CarPlay screen, including Maps. Now, there's room for Waze to reside on all of our CarPlay home screens.

            Dear Waze, please bring your awesome nav to CarPlay. Reports have said that you're working on it, so my request is redundant. But @waze itself suggested I post here, so you know you want this too.

            Let's send Waze some encouragement and vote for Waze on CarPlay! Thank you.

            444 votes
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              13 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Calculate fuel consumption and show cost of the route

              It would be great to be able to enter the average fuel consumption for certain speeds for your vehicle and then while calculating show also the cost of the route. It can be calculated by known speeds on the road, the need to stop and go on traffic lights, the overall profile of the route. There is an iPhone app that can serve as an inspiration - http://drivegain.com

              439 votes
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                6 comments  ·  Waze client - general  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • 427 votes
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                  27 comments  ·  Navigation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Mirrorlink

                  Please, add Mirrorlink support!

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                    0 comments  ·  Navigation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Waze for apple watch

                    Waze for apple watch, woul be a great idea. As original google maps sucks as it always take me on tolls and doesnt show Actual speed nor warnings such as, red light cameras or police. I hope you can guys develop that. You will help many people like me specially that ai hate google maps.

                    415 votes
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                      2 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Bring back Madea please!!!!!

                      Bring back Madea

                      414 votes
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                        5 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Madea

                        Please please please bring Medea voice back for navigation. I told everyone at my work about it and they all cracked up and asked what navigation app I found her on and they all said that they would really enjoy it please bring it back it's just not the same without it!!!!

                        412 votes
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                          4 comments  ·  Navigation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Avoid parkway feature

                          Driving a commercial vehicle we are not allowed to go on parkways. A conventional GPS allows you to "avoid part of route" I want to be able to go on all other highways just not parkways. When it gives you a route, you should be able to avoid parkways where all truckers cannot use either

                          410 votes
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                            32 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Ukrainian language

                            Hi,
                            can you please add Ukrainian language for menu and navigation?

                            thanks,
                            Taras

                            403 votes
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                            • Implement U-turn navigation instruction and ability to allow u-turns at intersection.

                              In exUSSR countries it is a common practice to use u-turn. Traffic lights at major intersections may have special arrow to allow only left turns and u-turns. But currently Waze cannot use this feature to build optimal route.

                              400 votes
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                                11 comments  ·  Navigation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Create lane assistance like Tom Tom.

                                I have iPhone 5 with iOS 6 and as its a bigger screen and faster chip I think waze should create lane assist like Tom toms. This would be big but could be completed by wazers on editor for points, it would soon catch up. Lane assist can tell you which lane to use for a direction.

                                395 votes
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                                  2 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Make Waze continue running in background untill it is turned off

                                  I use my phone for more than just Waze when I'm driving. Waze does not consistently run in the background when I switch to control another app (even when I'm driving on the highway at 65 mph). I'd really like to see an option in settings to keep Waze active until I manually exit. Alternatively, how about an option that keeps Waze active as long as my phone is in the car dock?

                                  393 votes
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                                    27 comments  ·  Android  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Multiple stops in any order

                                    Allow users to enter multiple stops in any order and auto calculate best route. Currently you can only add stops after selecting main route and choose if its near the destination. Ideally you should be able to enter as many locations as you want and waze would just map out the optimal route.

                                    392 votes
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                                      12 comments  ·  Waze client - general  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • 389 votes
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                                        9 comments  ·  Navigation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • 388 votes
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                                          7 comments  ·  Waze client - general  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Ukrainian

                                          Hello Waze,

                                          First off, you guys do a wonderful job. I know that in my community of Ukrianians, there is a need for Ukrainian spoken directions.

                                          If there is potential for it to happen, it'd be absolutely fantastic!

                                          Appreciate your work.

                                          Best regards,

                                          Slavik

                                          386 votes
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