Android Device Manager has been able to find your phone for some time now, but Google just made it a whole lot easier. If you simply type “find my phone” into a Google search you will be greeted with a map revealing the location of your device.
Obviously you must be logged ... Read More »
Ever since Google launched Android Device Manager to help people find their lost device, Google says that it has helped nearly 30 million owners reconnect with a missing device. And now the company is expanding its usefulness a bit by adding support for Android Wear.
Today, via the Official Android Blog, Google announced that ... Read More »
Smartphones have had kill switches for a long time now. Apple’s famous “Find my Phone” feature has been around for years for iOS users, while Android Device Manager is a bit newer for us Android folks. Either app allows you to lock or wipe your device remotely in case it’s lost or ... Read More »
Android Device Manager (ADM) is one of the more important Android apps to launch in a long time. With ADM, users can remotely manage their lost or stolen Android device by erasing all the data, resetting the lockscreen PIN and locating the device via GPS. Today ADM is being updated to give users a new ... Read More »
Welcome back to our weekly Top 10 Android App Updates column, where we take a look at the most frequently-upgraded apps for the week. I’ve found that one of the best ways to discover useful apps is find the ones that people are actually updating rather than those with the most installs. As in the past, we’re ... Read More »
Google launched its Android Device Manager web tool back in early August, giving users a way to locate, lock and wipe their lost hardware. Now Android users have another way to track their missing devices, as Google has launched a standalone Android Device Manager ... Read More »
Android Device Manager is an incredible tool for those who are absent minded or just unlucky. If you misplace your phone, you can use ADM to make it ring even if it’s on silent. If you lose it, you can locate it using a computer or even wipe it if you have very sensitive data ... Read More »
Android Device Manager is a feature Android needed for quite a while. It allows for a lost device to be wiped remotely if enabled, and if lost nearby, you can make it ring even if it’s on silent. It’s a great feature set to protect your private files and information on your valuable smartphone. However, ... Read More »
Losing your Android device, either to theft or your own forgetfulness, is certainly no fun. But it’s a lot better than it used to be. Google has finally released their answer to Lost Android, Lookout, and Apple’s Find My iPhone: Android Device Manager. ADM should be hitting your device soon, if it hasn’t already, to ... Read More »
Left your Android phone at a bar? Misplaced it in your couch? Desperately trying to find out where a thief has run off to with it? Unless you have some sort of third-party lost phone tracking tool installed on your phone, you’re out of luck. Android has been sorely lacking in a Find My iPhone ... Read More »