This GPS app learns your habits to become an on-road personal assistant

Google Maps screenshot and Melia Robinson/Business Insider Imagine a smartphone app that was like “Her” for the car — that’s the idea behind Seattle-based company INRIX’s newest app. The 10-year-old company gathers real-time traffic information and provides data for the navigation system built into your car’s dashboard. On March 30, the company branched out with the launch of a free app, INRIX Traffic, which uses machine-learning to understand the driver’s habits and interests and plan each route accordingly. Like popular GPS apps Google Maps or Waze, INRIX Traffic provides turn-by-turn directions to help the driver get from point A to point B. It sources traffic, accident, and construction information from government and police sources. What makes INRIX Traffic unique is, “you can set up an account and it starts learning right…


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