Google Now`s new update helps daily commuters avoid traffic accident sites

Google might have reportedly expanded the utility of its Google Now app with the addition of a new feature that lets a daily commuter know if they are heading near a traffic accident.

Google Maps integrates traffic app Waze

Google on Tuesday said it began integrating into its online maps features from the Waze traffic app it acquired earlier this year in a deal said to be worth some $1 billion.

Google’s Waze buyout paves way for Israeli Internet growth

Google`s acquisition of online mapping service Waze could lead way to Israeli Internet growth.

Facebook eyeing $1 billion Waze GPS app deal

Social media giant Facebook is in talks with Israel-based GPS mobile app Waze for a deal worth a whopping one billion dollars.

Now, mobile application to minimise accidents

A GPS traffic application like Waze can help minimise road accidents with better deployment of police at the most accident prone sites, shows a study.