Waze is a free social GPS application featuring turn-by-turn navigation, developed by the Israeli start-up Waze Mobile for GPS-enabled smartphones with a data plan.
Waze supports Android, iPhone, Symbian, Windows Mobile, and J2ME. It won the Best Overall Mobile App award at the 2013 Mobile World Congress, beating Dropbox, Flipboard, and others.
You can use Waze as an alternative to the most know Google Maps app. The main difference between them is the fact that the first one is community-based, and the second one is more data-based.
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If you want to learn how to resolve any Waze or other GPS application errors, take a look at our Troubleshooting Guides section.