Nowadays we have jobs that want us to travel during the odd times of the day as well as night which may turn out to be risky in today’s world where crime is growing just like the apps in the Apple Store. In order to keep our selves and our loved ones safe we should always keep our friends and family informed about our whereabouts. Today i am going to tell you about one such App Guard My Angel which will help you to keep your family and friends informed by various means of communication in case something goes wrong with you so that you can get help immediately.
This app watches over you without compromising your privacy and also identifies the emergency situations by manual and automatic triggers. Whenever you are doing any activities like Walking home alone, going out to gym, getting a cab or driving home when tired, Guard My Angel will accompany you and in case of an emergency it will notify your family and friends with the information they need to help you.
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This is the first screen which will open up when you will launch the application for the first time after installing it from the Apple store. As you can see the application has two buttons SOS and Watch over me! and a menu at the bottom with five options i.e. Home, Settings, Share, Upgrade and More.
This is the screen that will open up when you will click on the button Watch over me!. The screen then starts a timer of 15 minutes. If you are not able to press the I’m OK! button before the timer finishes then the application will automatically send the alerts to your friends and family that you have set in this App.
This is the screen that will open up when you will select the Settings option from the menu at the bottom of the screen. You can set the people to whom you want the SMS and Email. You also have the option to post on your Facebook wall.
This is the screen that will open up when you will select the Share option from the menu at the bottom of the screen. This menu has four options where you can share i.e. Facebook, Twitter, Email and SMS.
This is the screen that will open up when you will select the Upgrade option from the menu at the bottom of the screen. The upgrade will cost you $ 0.99 and it will add 3 more contacts in your notification lists.
- iWitness – This application will help you in capturing the audio and video of the incident and sending it to the secure server which can later be made available to law enforcement. The app captures and video, audio as well as your GPS coordinates.
- StaySafe Personal Safety Tracker – In this app you can inform your contacts before starting the timer and after ending the timer also. This app also notifies your contacts and co-workers in case you don’t checking safely and sends the iPhone’s GPS location via Email or SMS. You can also turn this service off or on in the settings page of the main menu.
According to me Guard My Angel app is the best option in terms of features, GUI and its user friendliness if you are looking for applications in this category. You can also try out the other applications that i have mentioned under similar applications. If you have any comments about the application that i have discussed in this post or if you find any other application for the same purpose apart from the ones that i have listed then please let us know about your reviews from the comments section.