Hero™

Hero™

5,000 - 10,000 downloads

Pros
  • Useful
  • Quick streaming when needed
  • Good design
Cons
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Expert's Review
7.0
Great

"You and I'll be safe and sound"

Reviewed by / Jun 28, 2012

Keep your family and friends safe and let everyone know when you're in danger

HERO is a useful geo-location application for Android that is especially made for those times when you need help, simply by streaming video, audio and gps to all your friends, family and people around you up to 5 miles away. The data can be seen even if your phone is broken.

From the main menu, you can access to the Alert screen by pressing on the Hero button located on top. Click the center of the screen to send instant video and location to the crowd and Custom Alert to add a message.

You can add your list of contacts -heroes- and see their notifications as well as their alert status (resolved, in distress). You can view the map to get the direction of the alert and help your friend and that also helps you see if there are any alerts going on nearby.

Basically, this is a helpful tool for being protected and making sure everyone you know is safe. The usability makes it easy to use and the tutorial in the beginning successfully explains what this is really about and its main uses. Apptooth is the developer of HERO, its only app so far in the market and a good tool if you want to keep your family safe and sound.

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Developer's original description available here
AS SEEN ON:

http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/video/elizabeth-smart-backs-hero-app-prevent-child-ab-16651618

-Good Morning America
-Market Watch
-Yahoo News
-San Francisco Chronicle
-The Miami Herald
-Dallas Morning News
HERO™ THE MOST ANTICIPATED APP OF 2012 IS HERE !!

ENDORSED BY ELIZABETH SMART !!

Does your phone share what you are seeing and hearing RIGHT NOW with the touch of a button??

It does with HERO !!

★ IN TIMES OF NEED ★ instantly share video, sound and location with your friends, family and even the people around you – on your mobile device !!

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HAVE NO FEAR – HERO IS HERE !!

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★ Hero can help me walking home late at night !!

★ Hero can help me locate my lost child !!

★ Hero can help me locate my friends and family !!

★ Hero can help me find my lost dog !!

★ Hero can help me find my stolen bike !!

★ Hero can help me from being robbed !!

★ Hero can help me stay clear of that drunk driver !!

★ Hero can help me stop that bully !!

★ Hero can help keep my neighborhood safe !!

★ Hero can help me in a car accident !!

and much much more !!

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Introducing HERO, a revolutionary new geo-location, crowd-sourcing solution to instantly connect with Heroes in times of need !!

Invite your Facebook Friends, Family and other contacts to be your HERO, and be their HERO for FREE !!

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FEATURES:

★ Emergency Alerts
★ Custom Alerts
★ Instant Crowd Alerts
★ Hero Tracking
★ Facebook Login
★ Alert & Location Mapping
★ Connect and Post With Heroes via Facebook, Twitter, & SMS
★ And much much more…

OVERVIEW:

HERO™ is a revolutionary, geo-location, crowd-sourcing mobile application helping you in times of need by instantly streaming video, audio and GPS from your smartphone to all your friends, family, neighbors, AND even the people around you ★★ up to 5 MILES away ★★ in just seconds !!

And, because the data is stored in the cloud, it's still available to others even if your phone is damaged or lost. HERO also lets you say, never mind, I’m ok. This function tells your Heroes you're safe, and removes all the data instantly from the cloud.

SCENARIOS:

★ You are walking home late at night and a suspicious character approaches you !! Tap the HERO button and your device starts sharing video, sounds and your location to everyone around you in seconds !!

★ Your child gets lost in a crowded area. With HERO, everyone around you -up to 5 MILES- can receive an instant alert notification on their smartphone -IN SECONDS- with your child's picture and communicate with each other to help locate your child !! Once the child is found, you resolve the alert and all data is instantly erased.

★ There's an armed robbery or a traffic accident nearby. Heroes can notify you to avoid that area. Plus Hero can help locate your friends and family wherever they are and even locate your phone if lost or stolen !! And show the location of your Facebook friends !!

★ And thousands of other daily scenarios - HERO can help !!

Powered by the new amazing Hero Geo-Location Technology Feature !!

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GET YOUR HERO ON !!

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★★★★★ So cool !! I'm inviting all my Facebook friends and family to be my Hero !! And I’m going to be their Hero for FREE !!

★★★★★ How can someone not have this app !! Hero is a must have for everyone !! It's so cool to share instant video with my friends. Awesome !!

★★★★★ Five Stars! – Love everything about this App !! The graphics are excellent, the controls are easy and fast to use and best of all, it’s the app my friends and I will be using all the time !!

For information on news and updates:
http://www.apptooth.com/Hero
http://www.facebook.com/apptooth
http://www.twitter.com/apptooth

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Comments and ratings for Hero™
  • (67)

    by Hunter Pierce on 01/01/2014

    Awsom game I love it

  • (67)

    by Robert Burkett on 31/12/2013

    UP seems like it would be pretty decent, but it's difficult to assess if the app is crashing all the time.

  • (67)

    by Philip Reitnour on 24/10/2013

    Doesn't Work Use EmergenSee like GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY does

  • (67)

    by Richard Dewey on 19/08/2013

    I saw this on TV, on the news! So I thought it was already proven to work great. WRONG! When selecting "add a hero" it sends a message with a generic link to download the app, not a request or confirmation to add that person to your list! App doesn't work unless you add hero's, but you can't add hero's! So sad, because I really wanted to not only have a safety app for my wife and children, but to

  • (67)

    by oscar acevedo on 17/05/2013

    Unable to add users/heroes. App crashes

  • (67)

    by Angie Steeple on 16/03/2013

    You need to pay to use it. Uninstalling.

  • (67)

    by Sami Mohd on 21/02/2013

    Good job sexy elizabith