Way-finding apps have actively contributed to a 3.9 billion increase in miles driven annually on London’s roads in a decade.


Steven Edwards
 




"Google bought Waze for $1 billion with the sole aim of monetising shortcuts through our neighbourhoods.

Way-finding apps have actively contributed to a 3.9 billion increase in miles driven annually on London’s roads in a decade.

This is a spectacular attempt at greenwashing.”




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Google Maps greenwashing?

Google Maps are rolling out new features to send drivers on more ecologically friendly routes while ignoring deeper infrastructural problems

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