The magic of the Waze Community

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Sep 4, 2018 · 5 min read
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The Waze Map, Live

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  • Ultimate #WazeWin: I avoided 30km traffic jam (~19 miles) by exiting the freeway and taking an alternative route for more than 2 hours won.
  • Why he is a Waze Map Editor: I was upset to see that my GPS did not know about roundabouts built 2 years ago, so when Waze arrived I was happy to be able to build my own map for the benefit of everyone.

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  • Favorite Waze Voice: Arnold Schwarzenegger Editor’s note: a limited-edition voice that’s been…Terminated.
  • Why others should join the editing community: It opens up a brand new world for you.

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  • Ultimate #WazeWin: Finding new, faster ways to familiar places I’ve been driving the “wrong way” to for years!
  • Why he is a Waze Map Editor: I discovered that the Waze Map didn’t include a road to my summer cottage.

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  • Why he is a Waze Map Editor: My house and road were absent from the map. I drew them and after two days there were on the map. I was shocked!
  • Why others should join the editing community: The map editor community is a force to be reckoned with. And by mapping together, we can all have…the best map that ever existed. Editor’s note: we couldn’t have said it better!

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  • Waze in one word: Smart
  • Why others should join the editing community: Because it’s cool!

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  • Why he uses Waze: Crowdsourcing makes our everyday life better — together we are stronger.
  • Ultimate #WazeWin: Saving at least 20 minutes when I got a report of an accident at highway 4 in Jyväskylä. Took a minor street instead and arrived on time thanks to Waze.

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  • Why he is a Waze Map Editor: I found some incorrect points on the map and wanted to fix them. The next day my improvement was already visible! 100% map magic.
  • Why others should join the editing community: Your local knowledge is always an ultimate win to others. And everyone can enjoy an accurate map when we have the latest information.

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  • Waze in one word: Friendship
  • Why he is a Waze Map Editor: It’s the best opportunity to contribute to improve your city’s traffic, and meet interesting people. (editor’s note: we couldn’t agree more!)

Waze

Waze creates community on and off the road.

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Waze creates community on and off the road. Bringing together drivers, riders, municipalities, first responders and transit authorities, we solve transportation problems, improve mobility and work to end traffic altogether.

Waze

Written by

Waze

Waze

Waze

Waze creates community on and off the road. Bringing together drivers, riders, municipalities, first responders and transit authorities, we solve transportation problems, improve mobility and work to end traffic altogether.

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