As the years go by, technological advancement surprises us more and more with every update and every tool they create that help us to make our lives and doings easier.
Nowadays, companies like Android and iOS offer tools that allow us to locate lost devices, these tools are among the most effective in the world.
If you are wondering why you need to track a cell phone there are several situations in which it would be very useful.
First of all, it is important to know that in Mexico, for example, 3500 cell phones are stolen daily, according to the Supervisory Body of Private Investment in Telecommunications (Opsitel).
Now, if we know the location of the cell phone through a GPS location software it will be easier to get help from the authorities to recover your device.
Maybe this sounds a bit dangerous, depending on the criminality in your region, but it is a viable situation in which it is advantageous to track a cell phone.
In this sense, seeing how useful and important it is to know this type of applications, we want to offer you several easy to use options that you can download for you and your family as a security mechanism. Here is a summary of the most recommended ones.
Glympse: Share your location
This is one of the best location tracking services available on the web. Glympse is available on both Android and iOS devices.
This app instantly locates your device and enables you to know the location history of the target device.
You can access location tracking activity using the Glympse online dashboard.
One of the main features is that with Glympse you can create a group with your family members so that everyone can share their location in real time. Also, you can do the same with your friends.
It is very simple, because the people with whom you share your location do not need to download the application.
They can track your cell phone from the browser. Good, isn’t it?
Best of all is its Compatibility: Glympse is compatible with Windows, iOS, and Android devices.
Find My Kids: locate kids
When it comes to protecting our children, technology is a great tool.
As a sample of this, this amazing app was developed to know the location of a child in real time.
How does it work?
All you have to do is download the software on your cell phone, while you install the Pingo app on your child’s cell phone.
This activates the GPS location on the child’s device, in saving mode, so you know where he/she is, when he/she arrived at school or when he/she returned home.
Another very useful function to know that your child is well is to listen to the sounds around.
That is, if your child does not answer your call or you want to know who he is with, you activate the microphone and you can hear what is happening near him. (The best feature of the app)
Undoubtedly, this is one of the most used parental control applications, because with it parents can review the history of apps or games used by the child.
We want to highlight the importance of using these applications as a security system to protect your family, know where they are and have a backup of their location in case of any tragedy or incident, which is why in this article we present these options so that you can know how useful it is to have this type of applications on our cell phone.