An interesting aspect of senior “localism” is that proximity to family and friends becomes of even greater importance especially so, when the concept of locale might be a major metro or rural community. In each case there is some distance to be considered when trying to find each other. Even if is just to know they got home safe or if they need assistance in transit.GTX Corp and its LOCiMOBILE subsidiary develop and market smartphone applications and other 2 way GPS tracking solutions that allow subscribers to locate one another on Google maps and provide - point to point directions, TXT messaging, photo attachments and a host of additional services to reduce the location process to a single click of a button.
Additionally and of no lesser concern is privacy. The information shared between those requesting and allowing locates is theirs alone. Nothing is shared with any third party for any reason.
In addition the company is launching a GPS Shoe www.gpsshoe.com which will give the ten million caregivers of the 6 million Alzheimer’s victims the means to locate those that elope and wander affording all a significant quality of life enhancement.