It will work with any mobile. It keeps the family informed. It is frequently used to track bicycle rides, road trips, hiking trips and other outdoor adventures where you want to show your friends and family where you are. Wish I had discovered this one first. Overall I like it and encourage the developers to keep supporting and improving the Windows version. Try an app called Accutrack.
A notification however, will save you both time and from worrying. I bought gMaps Pro, mostly for street view. For example, you can create a place that will allow you to create a location based alert when a family member arrives at that location. Family tracker Get to know where they are at all times. Really convenient and could see why parents would find this so valuable. Many wife's, husbands and parents are more relaxed when their spouse or kids are out cycling, running, hiking, driving or doing outdoor sports, knowing that it's possible to track them live on a map.
When I'm late for work or diverted I'd like my wife to be able to check on where I am and vice versa. This is perfect for keeping that piece of mind that your kids arrived to school safely and made it back home the same way! We were using Google Latitude to see one another's locations. I guess latitude can suck, since they have no competition. Another feature for the basic Life360 app is the ability to pin reported crimes on your map and alert you when crimes are reported in your area. Tried gMaps but that's even worse.
I also think that I've found what you're looking for; it's the favorites feature. The entire process takes a few minutes and when complete, the app will send you to its main pages. Give your location access to another person from share panel. You can use it for Free or upgrade to Premium. Keep in mind, Life360 isn't a live tracking app and won't track your movements as a navigation app would.
Earlier this yeas when my wife was out for a walk and it started raining, I was able to find where she was on latitiude, get in the car and pick her up. You'd figure by now they would have this down pat. It all seems fine in principle, though users have found that, predictably, background 'set and forget' operation doesn't work well on Windows Phone because of all the background task restrictions which are being lifted slightly in the upcoming Windows Phone 8. Your family will always be there to talk. To get started with the Family Locator app, head on over to the Apple App Store or Google Play store to set up your Circle. In response to others' comments about security. In addition to the mobile phone, it is necessary to provide an email for data transfer.
If you are new to Life360 you will be amazed at what it can do. Life360's Set-up When you first launch Life360, you will need to register with the service. The app in fact does still work both on Windows 10 Mobile and Windows Phone, but it is clear from the answers that any breaking changes will not be fixed. I'm right there with you! In order to get peace of mind, many families are turning to effective locator apps, like Family Locator, to keep track of each other. They just make me laugh sometimes. Alerts can be set up so you receive a notice when someone in your circle arrives or leaves a location, like home, school or work. Alerts were never sent or they had him located int eh middle of the Indian ocean.
Basically your friends have to add you as a favorite so that next time you send them a request they will still get a notification but don't need to reply sort of like an auto-reply. I use this ti keep in contact with my two kids when they are at their mothers house. Continue to fight the battle of the Sales rep giving you bad information which will get you nowhere, or find something that will work on your phone. I spent about an hour at the Verizon store discussing with a sales rep that I needed phones for me and my son that would let me locate him and filter content. I know I can check my own phones location by going to windowsphone.
And if you are on Android, you can What do you think of Microsoft Family Finder? We do not store any chat history, nor information about locations. You create a Circle group of your family and friends in the app. Using only your mobile phone and the Family Locator app, you can keep a watchful eye on all your family members. If a Circle Member is currently at one of your places, they will show as being at that place instead of an address. Ms did published some app for wp7. It will work with any mobile. While I would have preferred to have just registered the telephone number with Life360, requiring the members of your circle to register and download the app helps prevent abuses.