$0 tasker alternative: Llama
F/oss option: omnidroid
I have a tasker license. That does me no good with miui ROM :(
Expect it more challenging to exit waze since google purchase. I hacked deep settings to kill EVER PRESENT network location "service" -- maps prior to v 5.3 are not plagued such in gingerbread, but I'm not regressing. I run sans google framework; i prefer battery longevity ; i value my privacy
Privacy is not a commodity. Privacy is a right: essential to liberty
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Driving instructions and alerts
OUGHT interrupt music and calls
Have you tried using report map error functions? This will allow map editors update navigation potentials
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Don't WASTE development effort on this as these vehicles are a BURDEN to society
Self evidently its proponents leech from others
If anything waze ought be the platform promoting hydrogen fueling stations.
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This will only be reliable for short drives.
How lazy are you?
Waze has licensed an EXCELLENT tts provider. It would only be better if they licensed AT&T TrueVoice
You people are asking for a huge distraction from developer time
20 meters is too generous
Constrain submissions to
Some phones cannot offer such a low error rate: they shouldn't be submitting map updates!
The gpsritter comment is pure FUD (extrabogus)
BlueGPS is available on F-droid dot org f/oss repository. Freedom FROM adware. All adware is malware: gross mistreatment of your privacy to profit developer; the google/Facebook profit source.
On Android allow BOTH native location provider and mock location
BlueGPS allows external GPS receiver to be published via mock location (or override native gps, but the latter only allows one GPS provider)
iOS needs an update to allow external gps receiver
Android can use Bluetooth or usb to connect to supplemental GPS receiver. Sirf chipsets currently provide the best NMEA sentence customization options.
Some GPS receivers provide faster cold start fixing. Some provide that and SBAS (WASS / egnos), and some receive GLOSNASS birds also.
Overall less battery drain than built in gps.