iPhone 3.5.3 official feedback thread

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Re: iPhone 3.5.3 official feedback thread

Postby AlanOfTheBerg » Tue Jan 29, 2013 4:33 pm

perlin wrote:
AlanOfTheBerg wrote:BUG: 500ft turn notification happens at 1000ft (reported multiple times in beta testing)

Please send me (debug) logs that contains an example.

Not sure why logs are required. This is reproducable 100% of the time and I explained in detail already that Waze gives the "500ft" notification as soon as the distance to the turn goes from .2 to .1 miles. The problem is not enough significant digits or rounding, because the announcement is made at .19 miles, which is 1000ft feet, not 500ft.

In any case logs uploaded at 4:30PM GMT on 2013-01-29. I noted it specifically at (local times) on 2013-01-28 at 5:59PM, 6:05PM, 6:30PM, 6:31PM. However, as noted, it happens without fail, every single time a .1 miles notification comes up at the .19 mile mark.
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Re: iPhone 3.5.3 official feedback thread

Postby AlanOfTheBerg » Tue Jan 29, 2013 4:39 pm

This morning I was on my way to work, following one of the normal routes. When stopped at a stop light, I received an "Oh, snap!" message without any interaction with the phone.

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Problems here:
1. This is a very large popup
2. Despite being an oversized popup and on an iPhone 5, the text still doesn't fit on the screen due to overuse of whitespace and graphics and buttons too large. (How many years do we need to keep harping on about poor use of screen space?)
3. I don't understand "Info" and "Go there" because there's no indication what this popup is about. Why would I "Go there"?

This looks to be from a popup advertisement which failed to get information. As we've mentioned dozens of times before, Waze needs significantly better error handling and needs to stop assuming that nothing will ever go wrong with other parts of the system. This is an example of a popup which should never have come up on the screen in the first place.
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Re: iPhone 3.5.3 official feedback thread

Postby AlanOfTheBerg » Tue Feb 19, 2013 4:19 pm

pierino84 wrote:2) When pressing the "share your route" button (I don't know the exact English translation), if my mobile is currently searching for network, waze freezes with the "please wait" alert, and the spinning wheel. It remains so even after the phone is connected to the 3G network. I have to manually kill the app and restart it, in order to clear the screen form the pop-up.

Confirmed this happens in the current iOS beta as well. I will submit this as a bug.
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Re: iPhone 3.5.3 official feedback thread

Postby AlanOfTheBerg » Thu Feb 21, 2013 4:49 pm

acg521 wrote:In my last comment I brought up the east/west compass arrow mixup, has anyone else had this issue?

It's not a compass-heading indicator. It indicates which direction is North.
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Re: iPhone 3.5.3 official feedback thread

Postby AlanOfTheBerg » Tue Feb 26, 2013 4:52 pm

KaiEhlig wrote:i switched to a new device and now i'm not able to install the beta versions

who can change my UUID?

You have to submit it as before.
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Re: iPhone 3.5.3 official feedback thread

Postby arbaot » Sat Jan 19, 2013 8:22 pm

why the hell did they set the buttons on one line only, to make it barely un-understandable?
(not enough place on the screen i guess :mrgreen: )
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Re: iPhone 3.5.3 official feedback thread

Postby arbaot » Thu Jan 24, 2013 11:47 am

To visit a contact on waze 355 with an iPad1/iOs511
Tap navigate menu icon (or right slide from main screen)
then type name contact ( first , last or both ; tried each)
And hit search button

And waze never return any of my contact ( all set with valid address)

On an iPhone 4 /ios601 I always get the searched contact

---- Look silly that's iOs fault
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Re: iPhone 3.5.3 official feedback thread

Postby arbaot » Fri Feb 22, 2013 8:07 pm

Welçome at Georges Orwell's inn ...
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Re: iPhone 3.5.3 official feedback thread

Postby cpkendall » Sat Jan 19, 2013 9:25 pm

Seriously Waze, please fix the keyboard on Pioneer devices. It's ridiculous. It used to work a couple of versions ago, and I had high hopes for it being fixed in this version.

I have an AVH-8400BT, and, when it worked, Waze was the best thing on it. Now, and for the last 2 or 3 months - useless.
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Re: iPhone 3.5.3 official feedback thread

Postby Dave2084 » Thu Jan 17, 2013 12:37 pm

V3.5.3 wouldn't install over v3.5.2 for me and left me with a phone that had no useable Waze version. Rebooting didn't help so I was left with no choice but deleting and reinstalling from scratch.

On first use of v3.5.3 there's a typo on the welcome screen:
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