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Mobile critical security aid

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000248713D
Publication Date: 2016-Dec-28
Document File: 3 page(s) / 90K

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Abstract

This disclosure documents a methodology to help smart phone users not only locate their phones, but also protect their privacy. If the users disable the smartphone's 'Find/GPS' functions, users can have multi-options to enable them.

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Mobile critical security aid

Over the years, mobile devices such as Smart phones have become widespread and very popular due to their many benefits and advantages.

They offer an easy and

convenient way to access the Internet, utilize thousands of applications and perform many complicated functions such as “Find” and “GPS”.

Many of people, in order to protect themselves personal security and privacy of individual. They usually disable the smart phone’s “Find” and

“GPS” functions manually

when they don’t want be tracked in anywhere or located by thousands of Apps.

Unfortunately, you may meet the below situations:

a) The Smart phones you forgot where it is, such as: in your car or your parents or friends home …

b) The battery is critically low.

c) The Smart phones is stolen.

d) Other of people like the old man or woman who use the Smart phones but they don’t know the “Find” and “GPS” functions and even how to

use them.

This disclosure documents a methodology to resolve these issues via automatically enable the smart phone’s “Find” and “GPS” functions. And

the invention

could be adopted on many kinds of mobile devices, whatever the OS is (native OS/open source).

(1) This disclosure specially relates to the method to enable the smart phone’s “Find” and “GPS” automatically to locate the smart phone when it is not with

you.

(2) This disclosure documents a methodology of enabling the smart phone’s “Find” and “GPS” automatically when the preconditions happen, such as

a) 5 times un-answered call from a trusted phone call

b) a special message is received from a trusted phone call

c) the SIM card is pulled out

d) the battery is critically low

This disclosure documents a methodology to resolve these issu...