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This app is designed to send a string of emails to a preselectedrecipient account, each of which details the current location ofthe person carrying the device. These emails have a link to openGoogle Maps with a green icon marking the location.The use is forsending your location to a friend in case you get lost or have anaccident. It will also signal the location of the phone in case youdrop it. If two users have the app installed in their phones, theapp can be used to keep track of each others location.Using the twoscrollbar menus, the user preselects the interval between emailsand the maximum time to run the tracking for.The default setting is10 minute intervals for a 12 hour duration. This would send up to73 emails, 1 to start and 4 an hour for 6 hours. You may wish toalter these settings depending on your intended use. If the signalis weak, a message will be skipped.You also must preset therecipient email, but this should only have to be done once, andafterward the app should remember that address.To set the email,tap the email setup button at the bottom of the landing page andthen type your chosen target email in the upper white Text Inputbox of the new page which appears. Leave no spaces (for [email protected] ). Then tap the middle button to save theaddress permanently (unless you change it later). Check that thecorrect email is saved by tapping the lower button.You may wish toadd a short comment in the white Text Box. This cannot be changedin the middle of a round of tracking.Now when you have it all setup, tap Start to begin tracking. When you are done with using it,remember to tap Stop.If the location is temporarily unavailable, noemail will be sent, so the number of emails received may be lessthan the maximum number expected.The app will continue running inthe background until it is stopped, and does not need to be visibleon the screen to work.

App Information Location Tracker

  • App Name
    Location Tracker
  • Package Name
  • Updated
    March 2, 2012
  • File Size
  • Requires Android
    Android 1.5 and up
  • Version
  • Developer
    Fundy Android
  • Installs
  • Price
  • Category
  • Developer
    184 Wedgewood Ave, Halifax, NS
  • Google Play Link

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