1. Shareloc's Avatar
    A new version of Navizon has been released. This version contains a new service called Mobfindr that will let anyone locate their phone (or locate their friends) simply by sending an SMS with a pass-code.

    This can be very useful if you ever lose your device or try to locate one of your friends (as long as they are willing to share their pass-code with you).
    This service is triggered only when it receives an SMS asking for the geographic location, which means that it will not have any impact on the battery life or the performance of the phone.

    More details here.
    2008-06-19 02:46 AM
  2. GADeputy's Avatar
    cool! I'll have to give it a try..
    2008-06-19 03:23 AM
  3. SiLeNtKiLLa's Avatar
    Pretty tite feature... now we all can find out where our cheating a$$ girlfriend is really at.... not at moms house huh?? LOL!
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    2008-06-19 05:47 AM
  4. billchase2's Avatar
    very awesome!
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    2008-06-19 06:10 AM
  5. laz305's Avatar
    pretty kool, but expensive for me
    2008-06-19 06:34 AM
  6. desepticon's Avatar
    Works great. I hadn't been using Navizon for a while but now I will because of this feature. I've also poofed Navizon so any would be thieves can't turn off the feature.
    My brother was eaten by wolves on the NJ Turnpike.
    2008-06-19 07:08 AM
  7. ma5t3rw1tt's Avatar
    Proving yet again another way of recovering something that may or may not get stolen. Anyway, having something like this in an app like this would make sense, since it deals with location. Now I wonder if someone like this will be built into the GPS feature on the new firmware 2.0 for the 3G iPhone? Phone tracking anyone?
    2008-06-19 06:45 PM
  8. GADeputy's Avatar
    I loaded Navizon last night and the mobfindr part seemed to work pretty good. This morning when I tried it however, instead of it sending me a text with my phones coordinates it sent me an actual address (which couldn't be clicked on to show me on the map). Now when I try to use the mobfindr-texting part it doesn't even text me back anything.

    Anyone else encountering strange happenings like this?
    2008-06-19 11:58 PM
  9. lazyazn's Avatar
    wow, this is a great new feature.
    2008-06-27 04:33 AM
  10. JERSEYJOHN's Avatar
    I Eat Cougars Off The New Jersey Turnpike
    2008-06-27 06:33 AM
  11. Poseidon79's Avatar
    I Eat Cougars Off The New Jersey Turnpike
    Stay on topic.
    2008-06-27 06:52 AM