Rumors that Apple is considering buying Waze, a community-based traffic and navigation app/service for iOS, are apparently false. Waze ( 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” ( 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.”