Family Locator, created by the developers Life360, is a useful tracking service for families who want to know where they are and communicate with each other. This app is pretty popular and has achieve a great success among users.
The main uses are: see where your children are and view the location history, checking in to let everyone in your family know you're perfectly safe and use the Panic Alarm to send an email, text message and call everyone in your contact list telling them your GPS coordinate.
In addition, if you're in the middle of a dangerous situation, you can acces to the safety points in your neighborhood (hospitals, police stations) and receive a monthly report with useful information regarding threats or safety resources in the are you live. If your family has a medical condition, you can upload the history information and be ready when it's necessary. The app lets you install the widget in your homescreen.
The design is clean and the usability is excellent. The app includes a detailed tutorial that explains all the features and how the app works. The buttons are well-located and it also includes a settings section to customize everything better.
If you're willing to pay an extra feature, the app provides the service in standard phones for the whole family and even using only a gps locator to track people or animals without the need of a cellphone. Furthermore, you can access to a full service plan in the website. In conclusion, really great app with useful features for keeping the family safe
Tags: secondary family locator , life 360 tracker , family gps tracker , life360 security center , life360 gps tracking , tutorial life360 , family messenger life360 , family messenger
by Anna , Appszoom
Nov 25, 2011