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  12/30/2012, Tevet 17, 5773

A Way for Waze to Help Police at Traffic Trouble Spots

Ben Gurion University researchers have analyzed “Waze “ app data to highlight traffic trouble spots, where police can be deployed more effectively. Waze is an Israeli GPS navigation application that enables users to upload comments for all to see. Users note such details as police nearby and areas of heavy traffic or accidents, among other things.