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Five Last Minute Halloween Costumes

Yikes, how did Halloween get to be four days away? If you haven’t procured a costume yet, no worries. Life 360 just doesn’t have you covered on the location planning front, we’ve got you covered when it comes to costumes too. These five ideas take no more than a quick trip to your closet or… Read more »

The magic of real online friendships

It was the winter of 2010. My husband were on our first and only cruise (so far) of our lives. It was a pretty freaking awesome cruise. It’s called Cayamo and it’s focused on Americana musicians who perform while you sail through the tropics for a week. I barely gorged on food during that trip… Read more »

Share your Halloween costume photos and win! #Scare360

We, just like lots of people, love seeing your creative, funny, or scary Halloween costumes, so why not share with us for a chance to win a $100 Amazon gift card? On Instagram, follow us @Life360app, and tag your costume photos with our handle and #Scare360. On Facebook, you can share your photos on our… Read more »

A closer look at Life360’s Live Advisor service

Millions of people rely on the free Life360 app due to keep track of their families and increase their lines of communication. About three years ago, Life360 introduced their 24/7 Live Advisor program, as a part of its Premium plan. Recognizing the role Life360 plays in many families lives, they wanted to go to the… Read more »

“Server Gymnastics”

Server Gymnastics Thank you again for your patience over the last few days as we managed unexpected server maintenance. Our team worked tirelessly all weekend as large banks of servers were taken offline to have software updates run, and then brought back online, something our team calls server gymnastics. We realize that you rely on… Read more »

Introducing Life360’s 2014 Blog Ambassadors

I am excited to introduce the first generation of Life360 blog ambassadors! This is a group of bloggers who will be providing content for you here, on our blog, and they will also be sharing exciting Life360 updates on their own blogs. These ladies have been chosen for specific reasons; they each bring their own… Read more »

Updating to iOS 7.1 – Step-by-Step

Happily, the recent release of Apple’s iOS 7.1 update has addressed some of the location issues that were introduced with iOS 7 last fall. Here is a step-by-step guide ofr how to update your iPhone, if you haven’t already. Find the “Settings” option on your phone. Once you’re in “Settings,” tap “General” You’ll see “Software… Read more »

Life360 Sponsors “Pitch a VC” Contest

Headed to Austin next week? Have an awesome startup or an idea you’d like to pitch to a VC? Well here’s your chance. We’re offering 10 lucky entrepreneurs the opportunity of a lifetime in Austin: 15 minutes, one-on-one, with a well-known VC in the back of a sporty new BMW i3 (these cars haven’t even… Read more »