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post #1 of 10 (permalink) Old 05-20-2011, 09:20 AM Thread Starter
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Find my Iphone App?

I saw it on the news the other night
Anyone using it and is there anything I should be aware of?

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post #2 of 10 (permalink) Old 05-20-2011, 09:26 AM
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It works. It also wil not stop a smart thief.
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I was looking more for it to just work when I leave it somewhere - set it down and walk away

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post #4 of 10 (permalink) Old 05-20-2011, 09:38 AM
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Depends on the level of detail you want from the positioning. If you are in a building without a clear view of the sky, it's entirely possible your 'position' can be several blocks off at times.

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It does emit an audible siren so it would help you in that scenario Mike.
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Used it, the "siren" helps for finding it in your house or work.

I would lock it, leave a message / call number, in case I left the phone somewhere, and couldn't get back for a few hours.

If I thought the phone was stolen on purpose, Id remote wipe it right away. There's ways to get around the lock.

Have it on both the iPad and Phone, so if I loose one, I can track it with the other.
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Saved me ass, I left my phone on the hood ofmy truck one day then left the office. Tracked it and found it on the road about a black away.




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Saved me ass, I left my phone on the hood ofmy truck one day then left the office. Tracked it and found it on the road about a black away.
Real story:
He lost his iPhone in his house, went on Me.com and set off the alert and found his iPhone in his jacket pocket.





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It's also free for the ipod touch. I had it on Abi's touch, as she is only 9 and prone to leaving it in odd places around the house.

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For those that don't have it already here it is:

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/find-...376101648?mt=8

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