Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 2nd Aug 2013 22:24 UTC
Google Android gets a 'find my phone' service from Google, for 2.2 and above.

Have you ever lost your phone in between the couch cushions or forgot it in a restaurant? Or maybe searching for your phone before you rush out the door is part of your morning routine? Later this month, the new Android Device Manager can help you out. It's one of a few simple features you can use to keep your device - and the data you store inside - safe and secure.

About time.

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Avast!
by looncraz on Fri 2nd Aug 2013 22:45 UTC
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2005-07-24

I just use Avast! mobile security. I can text my phone and have set off a siren or whatever else...

Of course, my phone also has a (real) fingerprint scanner and is programmed with eight of my fingers...

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