BeFriend is an open-source distress signal sending application which notifies your contacts of your location whenever you're in danger. It uses GPS and cellular together to get the most accurate location of the user possible. The app can text(SMS) and tweet(Twitter) your location every 5 minutes. It also places a call to the selected contact. The app is open-sourced, so you can actively contribute to the development of the app. The app is being developed at: http://www.github.com/prajjwaldimri/Friend-App Note: The app uses phoneCall capability to place phone calls without showing dialer. The app also uses cellularMessaging capability(provided by Microsoft) which can silently send SMS from your device. Both capabilities are used according to the guidelines provide by Microsoft and can be inspected anytime at the Github repository.
What’s new in this version
- Added Medi-Kit - Fixed Twitter Authentication Problems - Updated App to be compatible with Windows Anniversary Update
- High location precision using GPS and cellular network
- Super-fast Startup
- Can run in background for extreme situations
- Innovative methods like Timer and Reminder
- Permanent Toast Notifications
- Twitter Integration
- Uses special SMS Api
Approximate size27.89 MB
Age ratingFor ages 3 and up
CategorySecurity > Personal security
This app canUse your location
Access your Internet connection
Access all the phone lines on your device
Use your pictures library
Use data stored on an external storage device
Use your contacts
Make use of SMS and RCS
InstallationGet this app while signed in to your Microsoft account and install on up to ten Windows 10 devices.
This product needs to be installed on your internal hard drive.
Language supportedEnglish (United States)
Español (España, Alfabetización Internacional)