CarPlay Apps

Using Waze on CarPlay

If you want to take advantage of one of the most useful crowdsourced navigation tools out there, then you’ll love how Waze gives you information in real time. For many years now, I’ve enjoyed using Waze even back when it was just an app on my phone. Waze is not Read more…

CarPlay Apps

Things that Bug Me about Waze

Bug bug bug bug bug bug bug You can’t simply tap a point on the main screen and “go there”. You can on your iPhone, but that defeats the whole point of CarPlay, namely, stay off your phone. There’s no upcoming turn warning, or alert. At least, there’s no obvious way to Read more…

Maps vs. Waze
CarPlay Apps

Apple Maps vs. Waze

Like the Waze news we reported over the summer, Waze is on CarPlay! As part of the iOS 12 update, Apple opened mapping to 3rd party apps. Google Maps was on the next day. Waze followed a few days later. So before you switch, you might want our breakdown on Read more…

Waze coming to CarPlay in iOS 12
CarPlay Apps

Waze Coming to CarPlay!

You want Waze? You got Waze. Waze is coming to CarPlay when iOS 12 is released, probably this September. This update will also allow Google Maps in CarPlay, and possibly other, lesser-known navigation apps. This is huge news for those of us who have thought that Apple Maps was a little Read more…