One of the leading next generation mobile monitoring apps, mspy comes with exceptional features designed to facilitate virtually undetectable monitoring of various aspects of android and IOS based phones and tablets.
Here is an in-depth review:An overview of mspy app
It is is designed to offer comprehensive tracking and logging of virtually every activity performed using both Android and IOS based phones and tablets. To this end, it is capable of performing tasks like:
• Location tracking – This app can easily triangulate a phone user’s position using GPS and send the precise coordinates directly to the remote monitoring device in real time so long as there is stable network connectivity. Furthermore, users can manually track the monitored user’s location by viewing their scheduled or ongoing calendar meetings.
• Logging incoming and outgoing calls – The app keeps a comprehensive log of all incoming and outgoing calls, complete with the time they were made and the duration spent conversing. It also facilitates incoming calls restrictions in cases where the user has the phone owner’s permission, or parental obligations.
• Logging and reading messages – It also offers unlimited access to all messages, including text, multi-media and instant messages as well as emails received or sent by the monitored device. This feature comes with the convenience of keeping even deleted messages intact for viewing later. It even acts as a key logger; recording every keystroke made using the monitored device’s keyboard.
• Monitoring internet usage – The app compiles a comprehensive browser history, showing all the websites visited and consequently the content viewed over a certain period. The app also facilitates greater control of the user’s internet usage by allowing blocking of websites that may be regarded unsafe especially for kids.
• Apps and programs – This app is also capable of monitoring, controlling and even blocking the use of other apps and programs installed in the monitored device.
• Contingency planning – In cases where the monitored device is misplaced or lost, all applications, programs and data that may disclose personal or professional information can be easily and instantly erased remotely using the app’s wipeout option.
The convenience of the App
In spite of its conspicuous nature, the app is designed and presented as a legal app. It is meant to serve users like parents monitoring their kids’ phone activities and employers tracking their employee’s occupational phone usage and location during working hours. To this end, users not only require exclusive permission from the monitored device’s owner, but also physical access to the device for installation of the app. With all the obligations met, mspy offers users conveniences like:
• Monitoring employees’ professional phone usage to ensure the safety and privacy of business’ related data and files.
• Monitoring employees’ location during working hours to nurture a sense of self-discipline and responsibility.
• Monitoring kids’ internet usage to prevent exposition to immoral internet content.
• Safeguarding personal and professional information by wiping out the phone’s entire data in case it is misplaced or stolen.
Albeit it works seamlessly when properly installed, the app comes with certain limitations depending on the monitored device’s OS and installed apps. For starters, devices running on IOS have to be jail-broken beforehand to be compatible with the app; it has also been shown to be incompatible with some of the latest IOS versions including IOS 6.1.3, 6.1.4 and 7.On the other hand, it is easily compatible with Android based devices, but necessitates rooting to allow access to apps like Skype, Whatsapp and Facebook among others.