I was a big user of Waze, at least before the pandemic, and I plan on using it a lot once this is all over. I use it for ETA estimates, routing, route changes due to traffic and closures and more. Here are some tips on tuning it to your preferences.
Google’s got the navigation app market locked down tight, owning two of the most popular navigation apps for Android and iPhone. Google Maps has lots of excellent features and is pre-loaded on Android phones sold in most places around the world, but in spite of that, Waze has a cult following in several countries, including the U.S.
There are lots of people who prefer Waze over Google Maps, and it’s easy to see why—it’s essentially Google Maps with personality. It also has several great features that you should check out. Here are some of the best.