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Find lost keys, cell phones using a tracking device?

by devang / August 6, 2008 1:37 AM PDT

Hi there. I often find myself losing my keys, cell phones and other valuables. I am looking for a device such as the Loc8tor that can track all my valuables. Are there any alternatives to this device? Becuase that means you have to carry the tracking device with you everywhere. Perhaps by tracking by bluetooth and using a PDA? Is that possible?

I am sure there are tons of other people that run into similar problems.

Absolutely any help you can provide is appreciated.

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None I'm aware of....
by John.Wilkinson / August 6, 2008 10:54 AM PDT

I've seen a few come out with such devices over the years, but have yet to see any thrive/stay in business. One of the major hurdles is that Bluetooth usage can dramatically reduce battery life, so depending on the device you may end up recharging it several times a day, typically deemed unacceptable. (Remember that the Bluetooth radio must be on continuously as you never know when you may lose the item.) It would be nice, but I cannot point to one that works.


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Find lost keys, cell phones using a tracking device?
by daraoh / September 19, 2008 2:33 AM PDT
In reply to: None I'm aware of....


can you please tell me the producer of any of these items,John?



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just a tracking thread mail - discard
by daraoh / September 19, 2008 2:34 AM PDT
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Just so you know.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 19, 2008 2:58 AM PDT

Type KEYRINGER at to find it.

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by daraoh / September 19, 2008 3:10 AM PDT
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(NT) Attach the keyringer to said PDA and we fix that!
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 19, 2008 10:21 AM PDT
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Lost keys Device
by jasras123456 / December 18, 2009 9:47 AM PST
In reply to: keyringer

I lost my keys many times and I could tell that this device could be very useful
Last time I lost keys was in London after the south west four festival in Clapham common, it was on the 23rd of August 2008 but I found a good London locksmith when I type in the words lost keys London the final results was service from local locksmith at the address,
They were really helpful ad friendly, so I guess I would have to use them again until you find for us the desired device.

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by xXxKirenXxX / January 10, 2011 8:35 AM PST

huh. I didn't know they actually worked.

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