Uber rebuilt its navigation app with drivers in mind
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Anyone who frequently uses ride-sharing services like Uber or Lyft knows the frustration that can come from a driver and rider trying to find each other. Sometimes the driver is on the wrong side of the street, or misses their turn and sometimes the rider gives terrible directions over the phone.
Uber wants to fix that and has reworked the navigation system it builds into the Uber Driver app in a bid to get everyone to where theyre going more quickly. The navigation system has been redesigned on iOS, and will be coming soon to Android for the first time.
A navigation app like Google Maps or Waze which a number of ride-sharing service drivers turn to is basically designed to get someone from…