What Happens When You Uninstall a GPS Tracking App on a Work Phone?

What Happens When You Uninstall a GPS Tracking App on a Work Phone?

Myrna Arias recently uninstalled a GPS tracking app called ‘Xora’ that her boss had asked her to install. Once she uninstalled the app, she was fired. As you might imagine, this case has caused quite a ripple effect throughout the world. Some argue that Arias had every right to uninstall an app that tracked her whereabouts when she was off the clock. Others argue that because her phone is owned by the company, they can do whatever they want when it comes to tracking apps. Who’s right in this case? A Confusing Case There aren’t really any legal lines whereRead More

50 Shades Debut Inspires Increase in GPS Tracker Sales

50 Shades of Grey book.

50 Shades of Grey: you either love it or hate it, whether you read the book or not. Some chose to skip the movie altogether based on their disappointment with the series, while others counted down the days to its release. No matter if you liked it or not, there’s no question this movie topped the charts all over the world. In fact, according to worldwide box office figures, the movie did better overseas than it did here. The majority of the $350 million the movie grossed has the highest percentage of those sales coming from international locations. It isRead More

The E-Bike to Shame All Other E-Bikes

Vanmoof Electric Bike - Rocky Mountain Tracking Blog

Electric bikes–no, not scooters–really haven’t been all that appealing. Consumers find them to be a bit hideous, truth be told. Not only do they sport a hefty price tag, they are usually visually unappealing, way too heavy to be practical, and often need to spend too much time in the repair shop (as with many new technologies). Enter the Vanmoof 10 Electrified, an e-bike created in the Netherlands, where they know their bikes! Not only is it affordable (compare its price tag of $2,998 to that of another model, the Stealth Bomber, at $11,000), it isn’t ridiculously heavy (weighs inRead More

These Cities Have the Most Stolen Cars

A Porsche with stolen wheels on blocks.

Have you ever wondered how your city fares when it comes to auto theft rates? Forbes recently totaled the number of thefts in some of the biggest cities in the US, and here are the ones that have the highest car theft rates. Yeah, you may want to look into a car tracker if you live in any one of these spots! 1. San Francisco, CA: San Fran is definitely up there with some of the highest car theft rates per year at 23,000. 2. Fresno, CA: At the last census report, Fresno residents experienced around 8,000 car thefts annually.Read More

Could Weather Reports Start to Get More Accurate?

Satellite Orbiting Earth - Rocky Mountain Tracking Blog

Weather reports are kind of a joke, right? Most of the time, the weather that’s predicted isn’t accurate, and sometimes it’s downright laughable. Your local weather person might predict the biggest blizzard of the century, which may cause airports and roads to shut down, but after all is said and done that blizzard may turn out to be nothing more than a few snowflakes. And what about all those times that you’ve dressed lightly based on a report of “sun, sun, sun!” only to walk to work in frigid temperatures wishing you hadn’t listened? Ah, the weather, that unpredictable thing!Read More

The Informer Lite

Rocky Mountain Tracking Informer Lite

One of our most popular products at Rocky Mountain Tracking is the Informer Lite tracker. This real-time tracking device has a lot of beneficial elements, is easy enough to install, and is the ideal solution for any tracking problem that you are having. Here are some additional details about the Informer Lite car GPS tracker. Standout Features When buying a car tracking device, features matter. The Informer Lite isn’t light on features! The following benefits are included with the Informer Lite. Live tracking including one-minute unlimited locates Simple 3-wire installation 2-year warranty Complete GPS tracking full-featured device Geofence options SpeedRead More

The RMT Tracking Key: Details

GPS Tracking Key - Rocky Mountain Tracking

The Tracking Key is a car GPS tracker that Rocky Mountain Tracking is proud to sell. This small tracking device includes complete maps and reports, has a good battery life, and can be attached to many different areas of your car. If you’re curious about the Tracking Key, here is some more information about this unique device. Things to Know About the Tracking Key Is the Tracking Key the right car tracking device for you? We can help you figure out which device will work best for your needs, but here are some ways to determine whether or not theRead More

The FitBit Surge Now Has a GPS Tracker

FitBit Surge - Image via Apple Insider. Rocky Mountain Tracking

The FitBit is one of the most popular fitness trackers on the market, and now FitBit has announced a few new trackers to the already popular lineup. FitBit is debuting the FitBit Charge, the Charge HR, and the Surge in 2015. The Surge comes with GPS tracking capabilities for a more accurate fitness picture. If your 2105 resolution is to get into better shape, FitBit trackers are worth a closer look — and here’s a detailed look of the newest trackers to hit the FitBit lineup. The FitBit Surge Where other FitBit products come in the shape and size ofRead More

The Silver Cloud Tracker

Silver Cloud Personal Tracker

Rocky Mountain Tracking’s ‘Silver Cloud Tracker’ is one of the smallest GPS tracking devices in the world. This device can track in real time, is incredibly accurate, and can be placed on any vehicle for instant information. If you’re looking for a real-time tracking device that does it all — read on! Silver Cloud Tracker Features Some of the features of the Silver Cloud Tracker include: Accuracy up to 2.5m Location history that is unlimited Online GPS tracking software that is completely user-friendly, and is accessible from any iOS device. A battery that lasts for 6 hours on one charge,Read More

Can You Really Get That Stolen Device Back?

Restaurant billboard for Robber's Roost.

A recent story on CTV News has a lot of people thinking today. The story details a robbery that took place early New Year’s Day in Winnipeg, Canada. Robbers broke into a home, stole laptops, gaming consoles, and phones, and proceeded to take the items to a different location. When the owners of the stolen items woke up to find that things were missing from their apartment, they immediately activated the GPS devices that were embedded inside of the stolen goods. What happened next might surprise you. A Helpless Situation After tracking the stolen devices to a specific address, theRead More