Most cell phone tracking applications or services require that you install an app onto the phone that you would like to be able to track. There are some services such as the Sprint Family Locator and Find My iPhone that you can use to track a cell phone without installing an application first but these are usually the exception to the rule. The good news is that if you happen to own an Google Android powered smartphone or tablet computer, you’re in luck because you can use the pre-installed service called Google Android Device Manager to track the location of your lost or stolen cell phone. To be quite honest with you, I just learned about this service that is built into Android powered mobile devices today and I’m quite excited to tell you all about it! What Is Android Device Manager? Someone at Google was really thinking when it came to pre-installing this service on Android powered smartphones and tablets. It gives you the ability to control some of the features on your device… Read More »
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I think we’ve all found ourselves in the unfortunate situation of not being able to find our phone when it was on silent. Perhaps the most common way of finding a lost phone is simply to call its number from another phone and listen for it to ring. If you’ve set your phone to silent mode, that trusty old trick may not help you find it. Today I’ll be sharing some tips about how to find a phone on silent. Hopefully by the time you’re finished reading this article, you will have found your missing phone and order will be restored to the universe. I should point out that if you’ve lost your phone, the time to start looking for it is NOW! You don’t want to put this off for even one minute because you’re racing against the clock. If you don’t find your phone before the battery runs out, the task of finding it will become much more difficult. My Tips For How To Find a Lost Cell Phone On Silent The first… Read More »
Hello, my name is Justin and my area of expertise lies in the testing and reviewing of smartphone applications that utilize GPS technology. I’m quite passionate about this which is why I started this website to share my experiences and expertise about cell phone tracking software as well as other related technologies with the world. My main goal is to teach the readers of my website how to track a cell phone location for free using one or more of the many tracking applications that are available today. Follow along with me and I think you’ll realize that doing this is not only possible, it’s actually quite easy! This article, along with many of the other articles that you can find on my website, will teach you all about the exciting world of free mobile phone tracker software. I become quite excited when I get the chance to teach people how to track a cell phone for free and I really think that this comes across in my writing. Why You Should Use My Website… Read More »
If you’re wondering why people might choose to use cell phone tracking software on their phones, this article is definitely for you. Allow me to introduce my list of 88 reasons for downloading and using this kind of software on your cell phone. As I continue to think of more and more reasons I’ll continue adding them to this list. One of the reasons that I keep thinking of new reasons for using these kinds of apps is because the software developers are coming up with new and interesting features to include in this kind of software all the time. Just when I start thinking that all the features have already been thought of, someone adds a new feature to a new and interesting GPS based tracking application. Who knows how big this list will actually become? It will certainly be interesting to find out! You can keep track of family members and know where they are at all times. You can keep track of your friends and you’ll know where they are hanging out… Read More »
Today I’ll be writing about a common question that people email me about. Without fail, the the most common subject line in my e-mail inbox is “please help me find my phone!” These emails usually go like this: Dear Justin, I was at a party last night and now I can’t find my phone. I’ve looked all over for it and asked all my friends if they have seen it. I’ve even tried to call the number to see if someone would answer. I’m really hoping that you can help me find my cell phone. The phone number is 555-555-5555. PLEASE! Can you please help me find my phone using GPS? It would really surprise you how many emails I get that are very similar to this one. Unfortunately, most of the time I’m not able to help them. Let me explain why. In order for any software to be able to access the GPS receiver that is built into many modern cell phones, special software which is called a cell phone tracking application must… Read More »