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Rumors that Apple is considering buying Waze, a community-based traffic and navigation app/service for iOS, are apparently false. Waze (www.waze.com) allows drivers to share real-time traffic and road info. The folks behind the app claim it has approximately 30 users.
However many it has, Apple's not buying it, according to "TechCrunch" (http://tinyurl.com/arg5wqv). Quoting unnamed "multiple sources close to the situation," the article says that there's no deal happening "at least not now or anytime soon." A deal involving someone like Foursquare (which Apple is also interesting in buying, per the rumor mill) probably makes more sense," says "TechCrunch."