October 14th, 2008

GadgetTrak goes mobile


GadgetTrak BlackBerryPortland loves mobile. And, clearly, Portland-based GadgetTrak, the company that turns your stolen electronic devices into a sentient Neighborhood Watch for nabbing thieves, is no different.

That’s why they have just announced the launch of GadgetTrak’s thief-thwarting technology on mobile devices:

GadgetTrak® Mobile Security enables device owners to send remote commands to wipe data from their device and back data up to another phone. Additional commands for Blackberry devices can be sent to lock the device, signal an alarm that cannot be disabled by the thief, get the current location of the device, send a message to the main screen, and initiate a remote call back.

Simply install GadgetTrak on your BlackBerry or Windows Mobile device, and you gain remote access to destroy the data on the device, backup contacts, lock the device and signal an alarm, get the location of the device via GPS, call a predetermined number, and—perhaps my favorite—taunt the thief with a custom message that appears on-screen.

For more information on the mobile solution and GadgetTrak’s other products, visit GadgetTrak.

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7 Responses to “GadgetTrak goes mobile”

  1. Ericka says:

    Oh man I wish I had this a few months ago, my brand new Curve was stolen out of my car, this would have let me have sweet sweet revenge.

  2. Lee Winters says:

    Thanks, nice to see some GOOD tech news coming out of Portland.

  3. MCheckland says:

    Does it work with the iPhone?

  4. web says:

    Awesome, do want for my Windows Mobile phone!

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