The drawback of owning a smartphone that holds all of your apps, photos, music and more is the possibility that you may lose the device. With all of the information and content iPhones hold, it can be frustrating to lose the device in one fell swoop. There are a number of apps and services, such as Find My Phone and Apple’s MobileMe, that will help track your iPhone’s location if the device is lost. Today, TekTrak is entering the mix with its app that allows you to track the GPS of an iPhone remotely from any web browser.
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Having used it, my impression is that it's a nice, simple app that does what it says it will do--from a web interface, it tracks your iPhone's location either continuously or (to prevent battery drain) at timed intervals that you can adjust from between 10 and 60 minutes. You can check your location history on the app (which could get a bit dicey if you wind up somewhere you shouldn't be) and you can use it to ring your iPhone remotely as well. It's a nice piece of functionality for $4.99.