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  1. 689 votes
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      25 comments  ·  Navigation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Enable audio alert for speed cams regardless of the speed.

      Waze currently only triggers audio alerts about speed cams when the driver is above the speed limit of the specific cam.

      Since the speed detection on Waze is very flawed (at least here in Brazil/Rio de Janeiro), and not all cams have their speed limit properly set, it would be MUCH better if Waze triggered it's audible alert for speed cams independently of the fact that the driver may be above or below the limit of the cam.

      Thank you.
      And keep up the good work!

      682 votes
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        17 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Tasker intergration

        Tasker is a automation system for Android based on profiles that contains states and actions.

        For instance when Tasker sees the bluetooth in my car it begins to reject most calls, reads texts aloud me, and sends a automated reply. Currently that reply just says I will get back to them when I reach my destination. Waze knows that destination and my ETA. I would like to send that in the automated texts. I would also like for Tasker to be able to tell Waze a destination. Using this info it would also be possible for Tasker to do events…

        677 votes
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          23 comments  ·  Android  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Waze for Apple Watch!!!!!!!!!!

          Please release a Waze Apple Watch App. This would work so much better than any other map for the watch. everyone loves Waze on our phones why not put it on our watch

          678 votes
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            0 comments  ·  Waze client - general  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Home and Work favorite should have "use current location" to add, not just search for address

            This favorite is great. But it should have a "Use current Location" button to add your Work and Home. Searching for an address it will not show exactly where the house is, in this case in Ecuador, if it's a new home or not on the database.

            670 votes
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              16 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • route overview

              Please add an option to see either a birds-eye overview or a turn-by-turn list (or both?) of the route Waze is taking me on.

              Sometimes I *know* I want to avoid a particular road. So when Waze plots a route for me at the start, I can review the proposed alternate routes and choose one. But if I need to deviate from that route to make a side errand maybe, Waze will recalculate my route on the fly, going back to its #1 preferred route. If I'm not paying close attention, this sends me back over to the road I…

              657 votes
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                32 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Apple Music control like Spotify

                Put control of Apple Music on Waze, like Spotify for iOS and Android.

                644 votes
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                  21 comments  ·  Waze client - general  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Jaguar

                  Jaguar Land Rover InControl Apps full integration please!!!

                  639 votes
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                    93 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • disable "not there" for abusers or non-contributers

                    For those who harass police sighting users of waze by FALSELY clicking "not there" the button clicking privilege ought be revoked until they are other than counterproductive

                    identify them by their sole use of police related report by not-thefe and entire lack of contributing reports

                    Also detect stationary officers who not-there themselves

                    637 votes
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                      12 comments  ·  Waze client - general  ·  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.

                      630 votes
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                        34 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Apple Watch app

                        I would like an Apple Watch app that shows you turn by turn directions on the watch. The watch app should also allow you to enter in events such as road closures, cops, etc. You should also add a reroute button thay quickly reroutes you through another route in the event of a road closure or blockage on the current route.

                        I love Waze but it needs a Watch app. I have been using Apple Maps because of its watch app and I can't explain on this forum how nice it is to see the next turn on your watch.

                        630 votes
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                          0 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  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

                          621 votes
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                            7 comments  ·  Waze client - general  ·  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.

                            618 votes
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                              45 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • I would love to see Waze on the Samsung Gear S3.

                              As far as I can tell, the Gear S3 can be purchased with a Data plan via AT&T, so theoretically it would be possible to use Waze on a smart watch with both GPS and Data. I would absolutely pay for a smartwatch version of your app, as would many other people! Having my phone out to use Waze when commuting daily is a bit cumbersome, but using it on a smart watch just to keep an eye out for traffic / police would make me use it every time I step foot in my car. I truly hope you…

                              617 votes
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                                20 comments  ·  Android  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Create a Report category for "Faulty Traffic Lights"

                                Traffic lights are a major cause of traffic delays when out. Currently there is no way to report this specific problem.

                                609 votes
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                                  20 comments  ·  Waze client - general  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Alert drivers of cyclists

                                  As a cyclist I would love to see a feature in which drivers are alerted of cyclists in advance using real time data from other apps like strava, endomondo or mapmyride.

                                  605 votes
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                                    35 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Android Auto intergration

                                    hey I have android auto. could you make waze compatible for it so I can report and navigate by using android auto

                                    581 votes
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                                      7 comments  ·  Android  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Apple Watch

                                      Add turn vibration notification to the Apple Watch...similar to the Apple Maps app.

                                      575 votes
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                                        0 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Waze for WP8

                                        It would be great for Waze to release a version for WP8. I love using Waze on iOS and it is one of the limited apps that I would miss on WP8. Thanks!

                                        572 votes
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                                          14 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Paid Voice after Free Period Ends

                                          We loved having Stephen Colbert as our chosen voice on Waze. We want to suggest offering the limited voices for payment after the free period ends. We absolutely would pay to keep Stephen on our Waze. You have a lot of Wazers. If a portion purchased for $.99 or $1.99 each voice, it could add up. It would make your customers happy and earn you some revenue.

                                          566 votes
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                                            50 comments  ·  Waze client - general  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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