Waze – Outsmarting Traffic, Together


Ehud Shabtai, Uri Levin, Amir Shinar


One of the world’s most widespread applications for navigation and traffic reports, which is based on community participation. The application shares real-time traffic updates and road conditions, reported from drivers in the area and help everyone save time and gas money on their daily commute. The development was initially started as a map-sharing project in 2006, and it flourished among drivers in Israel. In 2013, the company was purchased by Google.