Never worry again about losing your gadgets. There is technology today in the form of software apps that you can use to track them if you misplace them. All you have toNever worry again about losing your gadgets.
There is technology today in the form of software apps that you can use to track them if you misplace them. All you have to do is check out which app supports your gadget, install it and let technology do the rest. Technology has invaded every aspect of our lives today and become a integral part of how we communicate. Cell phones, cell phones, laptops and iPads are everywhere and we find it harder everyday to live without.
With multiple devices being used by a one person, it is very common to misplace one or more of our gadgets or worse, stolen. When this happens it can be very disruptive and even devastating, especially if the device has sensitive information. Have no fear because many manufacturers of gadgets created apps to help locate their gadgets.
The iTag app supports the Android phone. If you misplace your Android, you can view its location using the website, and you can also make it ring even if it is in silent mode or vibrate. So there s no longer need to need to panic if you lose your cell phone. Just make use of these apps to help secure your phone or other gadget from loss or theft.
2. Find My iPhone, Find My iPad, and Find My iPod touch
These three apps work the same way, featuring MobileMe, and now they re free on every iPhone 4, iPad, and iPod touch 4th generation with iOS 4.2.
If you misplace your gadget, you just sign in to me.com using any computer web browser (or use the Find My iPhone, iPad or IPod touch app on another device) to display the misplaced gagdet s approximate location on a map. Another option is to write a message and display it on the screen of your gadget. Your message will appear even if the screen is locked. Also, if your gadget is nearby but you can t find it because it s under a pile of papers or your bed, you can tell Find My iPhone to play a sound that will override the gadget s volume or silent setting.
The BlueRetriever app supports Apple (iPhone original, iPhone 3G/3GS, iPhone 4, iPod Touch), Blackberry (Curve, Storm, Bold, Pearl), Palm (Pre), and Google (G1).
This app enables you to create a wallpaper for your phone that includes a site URL and ID number on it. When someone finds your phone, they just go to the website and type in the ID number to learn who owns the phone. With this app, you have the option to offer a reward, which you can set up to 0 in gift cards from Amazon, Target, or Starbucks, or you can give donations with Kiva.
The Lookout app supports Android, Blackberry, and Windows Mobile. With this app, you can locate your missing phone on a map from your PC or from another smartphone. If your phone is nearby and you still can t find it, you can sound an alarm which will play even if your phone is on silent.
Call Crescent IT today to get help with your mobile devices.