waze, Inc., provider of driver-generated maps and real-time road information, announced the public beta of its mobile application for Android users, who are invited to download the application at the Android Market.
Through a community-based approach, waze harnesses driver-generated data to build navigable road maps and provide real-time information to commuters on the most optimal route to their destination as well as the latest road conditions, traffic updates, street closures, speed traps and more. The application first opened as a private alpha in San Francisco, and is now available throught out US to all with an Android phone.
Waze drivers are building the first dynamic driving map reflecting the roads right now:
- road construction
- accidents & incidents
- police traps & speed cams
- available parking