It is impossible to do and is prohibited by Google and Apple policies. Based on our experience, it is better to explain children the purpose of the app. You can tell your child that it is the app for watching parents as well. For example, your child will know where you are, when you get[…]
LBS is a method of getting location data from cell sites of GSM operators. It is used when GPS receiver in your phone is turned off or too weak and there is also no way to receive coordinates via nearest Wi-Fi router. Internet connection is still necessary to pass LBS data from a phone to[…]
You did not use the invitation system and installed the app on different accounts. Please open Settings in the app on the kid’s phone and log out. Now log in again using your address.
Wi-Fi has two functions: 1) It identifies location: through local networks, without knowing their passwords, our app receives location coordinates. Our app is able to acquire location from password protected Wi-Fi networks, thus always keep Wi-Fi connection enabled. After acquiring location coordinates from password protected Wi-Fi networks, the app needs to send this data to[…]
If the phone is connected to Internet and our app is not deleted on it, you can see its location at: www.go.kid-control.com. If the phone does not have our app, but it has your Google account, you can try using Google Device Manager: www.google.com/android/devicemanager.
When you turn off the option “Show my location” (in iPhones turn on “Hide my location”) in the app settings, your phone coordinates are not updated anymore and the pause sign appears next to your avatar. The sign will disappear once you turn the option on.