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'''Current development focus includes:'''
 
'''Current development focus includes:'''
 
* Fixing annoying bugs
 
* Fixing annoying bugs
* Upgrading the [[Banks of Servers|North America servers]] for USA and Canada
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* Upgrading the worldwide infrastructure to allow Waze to support the growing number of users while making the service more reliable
* Getting European and UK [[glossary|base maps]] (map grids) in place
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* Integrating features to generate revenue for Waze
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* ASR (Automated Speech recognition)
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* TTS (Text to Speech voice guided turn-by-turn instructions) in multiple languages
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* Releasing feature equal clients for Android and iOS
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* Gas price integration
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* POI category search
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* Toll Road avoidance
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* Time of day turn restrictions
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* Time of day road directionality changes
 
* Adding the ability to search for location by UK postcodes
 
* Adding the ability to search for location by UK postcodes
* [[Bugs can occur when deleting junctions]] is known and being taken care of
 
 
* Implementing road blocks and road closures
 
* Implementing road blocks and road closures
 
* Supporting [[Car pool, (HOV), Transit Lanes]]
 
* Supporting [[Car pool, (HOV), Transit Lanes]]
* Being able to route through connected parking lot roads, when you start on a parking lot road
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* Supporting reports that apply to both directions of travel, not just your direction or the opposite direction
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* Making [[road reports]] that apply to a location other than your current location
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* Providing a status log so that items identified or dealt with will be announced
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'''Recently completed:'''
 
'''Recently completed:'''
 
* Making the Android version stable
 
* Making the Android version stable
* Upgrading the [[Banks of Servers|World servers]], which has increased the speed of [[Map Editing (new Editor)|editing maps]] in [[Cartouche]]
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* Upgrading the [[Banks of Servers|World servers]], which has increased the reliability and speed of [[Map Editing (new Editor)|editing maps]]
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* Improved the routing in areas of Private Roads and Parking Lot roads

Revision as of 22:50, 5 June 2012

Waze is growing fast in features and popularity. This is not a complete list of development areas, but should reassure you that Waze is aware of your concerns and is working to make things better.

Current development focus includes:

  • Fixing annoying bugs
  • Upgrading the worldwide infrastructure to allow Waze to support the growing number of users while making the service more reliable
  • Integrating features to generate revenue for Waze
  • ASR (Automated Speech recognition)
  • TTS (Text to Speech voice guided turn-by-turn instructions) in multiple languages
  • Releasing feature equal clients for Android and iOS
  • Gas price integration
  • POI category search
  • Toll Road avoidance
  • Time of day turn restrictions
  • Time of day road directionality changes
  • Adding the ability to search for location by UK postcodes
  • Implementing road blocks and road closures
  • Supporting Car pool, (HOV), Transit Lanes


Recently completed:

  • Making the Android version stable
  • Upgrading the World servers, which has increased the reliability and speed of editing maps
  • Improved the routing in areas of Private Roads and Parking Lot roads