Wednesday, 04 September 2013 00:00

Why Every Smartphone Owner Should Install a Spy App

Phone spy apps are becoming more popular than ever.  and others, are very effective for the discreet monitoring of all activity and location information associated with any phone which has the spy app installed. There are a number of reasons people are choosing to install this technology onto their phones and those of their children and other family members.

questiontagTypically these apps are used to inconspicuously watch over the activities of teenaged children, for instance. Often they are utilized to monitor elderly family members with medical issues, such as Alzheimer’s or other health problems. Monitoring employee or even babysitter activity is another use of spy phone technology.

By simply downloading the app and installing it on the phone you wish to monitor, you’ll have the ability to remotely track the phone in real time on a personal account which records any usage of any of the phone’s features.

 

Tracking Your Phone’s Location

But there’s one good reason everyone should consider installing a spy phone app on every smartphone they own. If your phone is lost, misplaced or stolen, a spy app can be invaluable in its recovery. Smartphones aren’t cheap to replace and if your phone ends up in the wrong person’s hands there can be serious and often expensive consequences. With a spy phone app, you’ll be able to immediately get a physical fix on your phone’s location through GPS and see any activity occurring. It’s very easy to lose or misplace a phone, and often the old dial-your-own-number trick isn’t effective. If the ringer is turned off, or if the phone is in a location where the ringer can’t be heard, then you’re out of luck. With the GPS feature of the spy app, you’ll be able to find out where you left it - within a reasonable degree of accuracy.

This capability can save you a lot of headache and trouble and considering the price of the app and the ease of installation, it’s well worth considering. There’s nothing more frustrating than losing a phone or having one stolen from you, and a spy app offers an extra level of protection.

The Danger of Stolen Smartphones

voleursmartphoneIn the case of a stolen phone you’ll have a real time report of the phone’s whereabouts as well as any activity occurring on it, including call info, texts, photos, videos. This can be a powerful tool in aiding the authorities in the recovery of your phone and the apprehension of the thief.

The truly scary part of having your phone end up in the hands of a thief is that even a fairly unsophisticated criminal can extract many types of info from your phone that can be used in various ways.

Having your vital information compromised can pose a serious threat to your finances, your privacy and even your life, in some cases. Children are often the victims of phone theft and are also susceptible to many potential dangers because of it.

Don’t Gamble With Your Phone’s Security

voleur2Increasingly, smartphones are being used as digital wallets. Mobile banking is becoming more common and often people are naive about the capabilities of modern thieves. A password won’t stop them from entering your phone and extracting all sorts of info. If you’re not careful about your settings or don’t have adequate anti-identity theft protection and updated virus protection you’re already at risk.

Don’t let your phone become a liability. It’s far too easy for a determined thief to not only steal your phone but to exploit its contents in extremely damaging ways. Being smart about your smartphone security and installing a good spy app can spare you from a potentially disastrous situation.

Last modified on Wednesday, 22 April 2015 07:45