Google comes with tool to locate lost Android phones

Aug

3

2013

Google will later this month introduce a tool called “Android Device Manager ‘. Allows users of Android phones find a lost phone to pass by Google Maps. Playing a ringtone, whether the location of the device

The tool , which, incidentally, has long been available for business Google Apps users, should come sometime this month and works on all phones that run Android 2.2 or higher and that a Google account is set. Users that their phone is lost or misplaced, a number of things to find. Return it via a web interface

First of all, can be a ringtone is played, regardless of whether the phone is on silent or vibrate mode, by which the function is more effective than simply calling the unit. In addition, the physical location of the unit sought, which is then displayed on a Google Map. It shows how accurate the localization is, when the unit was last there and when the phone was last used.

Can the device is not found, users can still choose to be clear, so that it can be. Personal data not accessed the device to

Google is relatively late in offering such functionality: Apple users have for several years about the possibility of their iPhone or iPad to find and Windows Phone also has a feature that can be a lost device detected.

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