Tag: Location

Todoist location-based reminders coming to Android this week

Premium users of task managing app Todoist will be enjoying a new feature to raise their productivity levels even higher. You can now ...

Waze update adds contacts from phone, send location

Waze, the traffic monitoring app that was recently bought by Google, has added several features in their Version 3.8 update to make it even...

iFind Bluetooth location tag throws out the batteries

We've seen wireless tags for locating items, or your smartphone, before, like Nokia's Treasure Tag or HTC's Fetch Tag. iFind, however, is a class...

Android Device Manager app update brings a guest mode

Google has rolled out the latest update for the Android Device Manager app. This update brings the app to v1.2.12 and while there has...

Facebook announces ‘Nearby Friends’, let’s you meet up on the go

Facebook is getting a bit cozier, wit a new optional feature to alert you when friends are nearby. The aptly named ‘Nearby Friends’ feature...

There’s no excuse to lose your phone anymore

For what seems like the millionth time, this year alone, I've seen someone post an "I lost my phone" status update on Facebook. Clearly...

MasterCard and Syniverse work on geolocation-based security check

Capitalizing on the growing number of smartphone users, especially those that travel abroad, MasterCard, working together with Syniverse, has announced a new security system...

Samsung has a new Context-aware service but is unsure about its future

It is rather unusual to hear of Samsung being uncertain about a shiny new feature it has in the backburner, but that is rumored...

Android Device Manager app update improves security

Google released the Android Device Manager app back in mid-December. While the app offered plenty in terms of functionality, there was something many felt...

Android Device Manager app arrives in the Play Store

Google announced the Android Device Manager several months back. Essentially, this is a security feature that will allow you to remotely locate your device...

FiLiP smart locator for kids arriving with AT&T next week

This isn't the first time we are hearing about the FiLiP smart locator device, however as of today there is a bit of an...

Google+ updated, bringing changes to Photos and Locations

Google+ is being updated today, bringing some bug fixes along with a few new features. The feature updates have a lot to do with...