Is It Really Possible To Trick Waze To Keep Traffic Off Your Street?

Anyone who has used Waze to navigate a soul-crushing commute in Los Angeles can see just how the community-driven navigation app works: On any given night, the app might direct hundreds of cars down an obscure street to avoid an accident or gridlock nearby. Now, residents of quiet neighborhoods are pissed at Waze, and… » 11/18/14 4:42pm 11/18/14 4:42pm

Who Knew Rush Hour in L.A. Could Look So Nice?

If you've ever lived in Southern California, the mere mention of rush hour will inspire fear and dread in the hearts of residents. And yet, when you watch this 24-hour visualization of LA traffic, created by the Gray Area Foundation and Nik Hansellman for GPS app maker Waze, those feelings cease to exist. Go figure! [ » 3/24/11 5:40pm 3/24/11 5:40pm