3y3.net today announces Locator GPS 1.5 for iPhone 4 and 3GS, their app that allows users to continuously track the location of any iPhone that has the software installed. Ideal as a means of finding a lost or stolen iPhone, for transportation fleet management, or to follow the whereabouts of family members, the app works in the background even when the iPhone is turned off. The app periodically sends position updates to the 3y3.net server, and one purchase covers an unlimited number of iPhones.
Emityme Solutions today introduces UK ATM Locator for iOS, their new free Utility app that instantly finds the nearest ATM, anywhere in the United Kingdom. Finding a Cash machine while traveling can be problematic. Having finally located one, it is not uncommon to face a withdrawal charge of up to two pounds. UK ATM Locator lists every ATM in the vicinity, with those imposing no charge at the top of the list. The app includes more than 66,000 bank and standalone cash machines.
Uncommon Projects updates Marco Friend Locator with numerous user-requested features. Marco is the free SMS powered app that allows friends to use their smartphones to find each other fast and privately. Marco Friend Locator 1.1.1 has added a recent contacts list, backwards compatibility with iOS 4.0, “zoom-to-here” and a “ping” feature. Marco now automatically includes the neighborhood directly in the body of the SMS a user sends.
Uncommon Projects today introduces Marco Friend Locator 1.0 for iOS, the free SMS powered app that shows the user’s location on a map, along with that of any friend with a smartphone, so they can find each other easily. On launch the app displays the user’s position on a street level Google Map, and they may then ask their friend’s location using SMS. Connected via the Marco website, the recipient can automatically respond. Now linked, the user can see both their locations instantaneously.