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Waze Is Now Offering Native-Style Ads That Put Users in the Driver’s Seat

Waze, a navigation app with 65 million monthly drivers worldwide, is introducing an intriguing ad product for Advertising Week, which is taking place in New York through Thursday.

From Microsoft to Self-Driving Cars, Invention Springs From Data

In June, Microsoft bought LinkedIn, one of the largest acquisitions in the history of tech, and it boils down to one thing: data.

Shaq Will Help Drivers Avoid Accidents and Find BBQ Chicken Joints With Waze

Shaquille O'Neal has done a lot of driving in his career—mostly to the net. But the basketball great-turned broadcaster, pitchman, DJ and so much more, is now lending his voice to Waze, the community-based navigation app from Google.

Ice-T and Coco Discuss Their New Talk Show, Media Obsessions and Why They’re Mad at Twitter

Specs Coco Age 36 Claim to fame Model, actress, founder of Licious apparel and lingerie Twitter @cocosworld

Now You Can Get Driving Directions From the Terminator, Thanks to Waze-Paramount Partnership

Move over Siri, here comes Ahh-nold.

With Turn-by-Turn Directions, Google’s Waze App Wants to Win Mobile Advertising

Nearly two years after Google acquired Waze for more than $1 billion, new research and prolonged advertising deals from brands show that the mapping app is making a dent in the lucrative—and competitive—market of location-based mobile advertising.

Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce Star Talks About Her Show’s Controversial Ads

Specs Who Lisa Edelstein Age 48 Claim to fame Stars as Abby on the Bravo series Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce Base Los Angeles

The Interview’s Randall Park on How Vice Prepared Him to Play Kim Jong-Un

Specs Age: 40

For Gotham’s Ben McKenzie, No Gadget Beats a Good Traffic App or a Nice Scotch

Specs Who Ben McKenzie Age 36

Google Welcomes Nest Home

Google is spending $3.2 billion to buy Nest, the hardware for the home technology startup. The acquisition is Google’s second-most expensive purchase after its 2012 deal to buy Motorola for $12.5 billion. Nest was founded in 2010, and develops smart thermostats and smoke detectors in a growing category of connected devices.