Share Location on the iPhone. With Google Maps and GPS built in on your iPhone. You can easily share your location to a friend. There are lots of ways to share your location info to a friend who is looking to find you. Below are some of the options you can use.
Featured Free App of the Day: Find My Friends
Find my Friends is a location based app by Apple released today along with the iOS 5. It is used to find your friends and family at any given time. To install it, you must first upgrade your iPhone or iPad to iOS 5.
You can choose to follow your friends and family permanently or temporarily. But first, you’ll need send them a request to allow you to see their location. They’ll need to have the Find My Friends app installed on their device to accept your request. Once they accept, you’ll be able to track their whereabouts in a list or on the map. It is a great app for parents who want to know their children’s location at all times. It is also a great app for meetings with a friend. You’ll know how far they are from the meeting point without ever calling them. And if you are wondering where your spouse is at right now, this app will show you the way.
This news seems likely to open a whole new can of worms regarding privacy and App Store regulations. As users of other smartphones have been doing for some time now, iPhone users (running any version of iOS 4) can now track each others’ locations using the free Google Latitude app . It just became available [...]
Do you need to let your friends know where you are quickly? You should know that your favorite messaging app, WhatsApp, has already integrated Google Maps location sharing into its program. WhatsApp is a popular iPhone-to-iPhone messaging app. Most users love it because this app allows iPhone users to chat with each other without paying [...]
You’ve probably done this before. Telling your friend where you are so he or she can meet up with you. But you don’t know exactly where you are. Heck you are not even sure which city your other friends took you for the night out. Save some time sharing your location on the phone. Just [...]