Category: navigation

New Jersey town will close streets to fight navigation app traffic

New Jersey town will close streets to fight navigation app traffic
It's no secret that some communities hate traffic-savvy navigation apps like Waze with a bitter passion. A congested highway can
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Apple’s self-driving cars could use routes others have traveled

Apple’s self-driving cars could use routes others have traveled
Apple has been working on some sort of autonomous car for a while now. The system — apparently an add-on
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Waze adds hands-free navigation to keep your eyes on the road

Waze adds hands-free navigation to keep your eyes on the road
Waze has a number of measures to reduce distractions and keep your eyes on the road ahead, but there has
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Google Maps’ new look adapts to how you travel

Google Maps' new look adapts to how you travel
Google Maps may be a cornerstone of navigation for many people, but its visual presentation can occasionally leave something to
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AR navigation app promises better accuracy than GPS alone

AR navigation app promises better accuracy than GPS alone
You may have seen augmented reality navigation before, but the arrival of AR-native frameworks is making it considerable slicker and
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Lyft drivers won’t have to switch apps to use Google Maps

Lyft drivers won't have to switch apps to use Google Maps
If you've taken enough Lyft rides, you've probably noticed that drivers have to switch to a navigation app before they
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Gett is using Citymapper data to plot new ride-sharing routes

Gett is using Citymapper data to plot new ride-sharing routes
London's public transport system is pretty robust, with plenty of Tubes, buses and overground lines zig-zagging across the city. At
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Google’s new Street View cameras help AI map the real world

Google's new Street View cameras help AI map the real world
Google's Street View cameras haven't changed significantly in 8 years, and that's a problem when the technology world most certainly
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Google has an indoor positioning tech in the works, called VPS

Google has an indoor positioning tech in the works, called VPS
Google has announced it’s working on a service to offer detailed indoor location positioning using its Tango 3D sensing computer
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BackMap helps people who are visually impaired navigate cities and indoor areas

BackMap helps people who are visually impaired navigate cities and indoor areas
I’m not sure what it would be like to navigate the streets of New York if I were visually impaired,
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