PhantomALERT: Waze Stole Our Database And Sold It To Google For $1 Billion

by Greg Sterling
Traffic violation-avoidance app maker PhantomALERT has sued Waze/Google for copyright violations and related claims. The company contends that Waze stole its points of interest (POI) database after partnership negotiations broke down between the two companies. Google is named in the suit only as the legal owner of and successor to Waze. There’s no specific Google wrongdoing alleged.Read the full article