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    What's the best app for finding a lost phone?

    We have three smart phones in my family: Two are android Galaxy S4 models and one is a Windows 8 Nokia Lumia 925.
    My partner just lost her Galaxy and had not set up any lost phone apps. Now we've replaced the phone what are the best lost phone apps we should install?
    I don't need an app to cover loss of my Windows 8 phone as that's already a free web based service from Microsoft. However if her Galaxy phone is lost again, we'll need to access the recovery method from a Windows phone or a Windows desktop.

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    Hi photphosphor, Plz Check out with the given link: http://www.androidtapp.com/5-best-an...droidtapp-com/

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    All phones have GPS built in. I wonder, if you call your phone company, could they tell you where it is by polling the GPS.

    Of course, this all depends on whether or not you have turned off "location" in your phone. It also depends on whether or not your battery has run out.

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    For your Android phones, you could go with Trend Micro:

    http://www.trendmicro.com/us/home/pr...ity/index.html

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    Plan B allows you to install remotely, even if you didn't do so before you lost your phone.
    Google also have Android Device Manager built in and you can use it if your phone is associated with your gmail account.

    cheers, Paul

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