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California fires: Navigation apps like Waze sent commuters into flames, drivers say

Users warn apps like Waze taking them through neighborhoods near fires.         Users warn apps like Waze taking them through neighborhoods near fires.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 7th, 2017

Waze sent commuters toward California wildfires, drivers say

Users warn apps like Waze taking them through neighborhoods near fires.         Users warn apps like Waze taking them through neighborhoods near fires.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 7th, 2017

Wildfires Rage, Waze app Sends Some Drivers to SoCal Infernos

Wildfires Rage, Waze app Sends Some Drivers to SoCal Infernos $GOOGL Google’s navigation app, Waze, is directing some drivers right into neighborhoods where wildfires in Southern California have forced road closures and evacuations Roa.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsDec 8th, 2017

Wildfires Rage, Waze app Sends Some Driver to SoCal Infernos

Wildfires Rage, Waze app Sends Some Driver to SoCal Infernos $GOOGL Google’s navigation app, Waze, is directing some drivers right into neighborhoods where wildfires in Southern California have forced road closures and evacuations Ro.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsDec 8th, 2017

California Fires: Meet the Prisoner Firefighters Who Are Battling the Flames in Southern California

Inmates make up roughly a third of the force that fights wildfires in California......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 14th, 2017

Mapping apps are reportedly directing people fleeing the Southern California wildfires to areas that are on fire

REUTERS/Gene Blevins Out-of-control wildfires are raging in and near Los Angeles. Mapping apps, which are frequently designed to help users route around traffic, are in some cases reportedly directing drivers into fire-a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 7th, 2017

California Wildfire Map Update: Where Are The Fires Still Burning Near Los Angeles?

Forecasters warn that the worst flames will come soon......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 6th, 2017

After the worst fire in 40 years, wine still flows in Napa Valley

After over 21 fires devastated Northern California during peak grape harvest season, Women@Forbes visited Napa Valley to talk to winemakers about how they saved their livelihoods and their community from going up in flames......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 26th, 2017

Get the Latest Update on the California Fires From These Google Maps

Whether you're fleeing the flames or tr.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 12th, 2017

California Fires Are Destroying Marijuana Farms

California's marijuana farms have taken a hit from the flames as fires continue to spread throughout Northern California......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 12th, 2017

Wildfires trample California"s $58 billion wine industry

The fires ravaging Northern California stand to leave the area’s renowned wine industry with damage that will be felt long after the final flames burn out......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 11th, 2017

Before-and-after photo shows the devastation of fires raging through California"s wine country

Parts of the idyllic suburb of Santa Rosa, California, were engulfed in flames on Monday as a series of wildfires ravaged pieces of Northern California's wine country. More than a dozen fires whipped by powerfu.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 9th, 2017

Google Reveals the Future of GPS Navigation Apps

Waze is rolling out a new feature that lets you order food and drinks on the go......»»

Category: topSource: incMar 28th, 2017

Navigation apps are causing trouble for city planners

The rise of navigation apps is causing problems for city planners due drivers being re-routed to residential areas......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 6th, 2017

Waze and other traffic dodging apps prompt cities to game the algorithms

Commuters are .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 6th, 2017

"No cars available": Drivers" strike paralyses Uber, Ola services in Delhi

Commuters faced delays for a fourth day even as the city-state's government laid on extra buses to help them get to work, after drivers stopped taking bookings via the smartphone apps that connect them to nearby passengers. Some drivers reverted.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 13th, 2017

Going my way? Waze rolls out ride-sharing for commuters in Bay Area

The Google-owned Waze carpooling service is now live in the Bay Area. Waze Rider allows users to carpool to and from work through its popular navigation app. The ride hailing program has been rolling out over the last several weeks, according to the Wall.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 30th, 2016

In wake of recent firestorms, California regulators strengthen safety rules for utilities (Video)

The regulatory commission that oversees rules for how utilities maintain areas at high risk for fires has strengthened its guidance for the industry. The California Public Utilities Commission put in place a sweeping new set of regulations for utiliti.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals17 hr. 6 min. ago

The Latest: California fires prompt tougher utility rules

The Latest on California toughening rules meant to prevent power lines from sparking wildfires (all times local): 11:45 p.m. California is ordering utility companies to do more to keep power lines from sparking devastating wildfires......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 14th, 2017

Sempra Energy Meets Challenges: California Fires And Bidding Against Berkshire

Sempra Energy Meets Challenges: California Fires And Bidding Against Berkshire.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaDec 14th, 2017

Why the Southern California Wildfires Came at the Worst Time for Small Businesses

Widespread fires forced many Main Street business owners to evacuate or close their stores, just as shops geared up for the last three weeks of holiday sales......»»

Category: topSource: incDec 13th, 2017