Using my smart watch to keep tabs on family.

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Having not worn a watch for many years, wearing the Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch took some getting used to. But now it’s indispensable. Yes, I can check the time, be alerted of incoming texts, take and make phone calls on it, and even take pictures and video on it. But recently, one app has become… Read more »

Family travel with Life360

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Hi there! So pleased have an ambassadorship with Life360. Even though my career as a blogger and writer is all about technology, my personal life is rather Luddite-ish. I am not one of those people who lives and breathes apps, using one for grocery shopping and another for meal planning. Rather, I like to get in and… Read more »

Introducing Life360’s 2014 Blog Ambassadors

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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

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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

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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 »

Our new iOS7 version is here! Life360 version 6.0.2 is live!

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Hi everyone! We’re so excited to let you know that a new version of the app is live in the App Store! Version 6.0.2 addresses many of the issues that came up with iOS7: Improved location experience for iOS7! We’re working hard to clear up issues introduced by Apple’s software update. Smarter notifications and troubleshooting:… Read more »

The Kids Are Gonna Be Alright

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This summer my family and I moved from Philadelphia to Atlanta. The move may have been our longest, but it wasn’t our first. I can remember the sheer panic that I felt when my daughter was little and we moved a few short miles away from the only home she had ever known. I asked… Read more »

30 Fall Things to Do as a Family

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There’s a good chance that fall is your family’s favorite season. It’s a time to get outside and enjoy the cooler temperatures by heading to the pumpkin patch, giving thanks around the table and snuggling into the depths of your couch with a sweater and some hot coca. At a loss for what to do… Read more »

An important note for Life360 iOS7 users from our CEO

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A letter from Chris Hulls, to our iOS7 users: Hi there, I’m Life360’s co-founder and CEO, and I’m reaching out to you because either you or a family member are running Life360 on iOS7. Since iOS7 was released, location updates have become unreliable for some users. This is unfortunately due to changes outside of our… Read more »

Life360 + Galaxy Gear = Family location made even easier

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We are now officially living in the wearable device era. Welcome Galaxy Gear. Samsung has entered the market and ushered us into a new category. While the concept has been talked about for years, this is the first major foray by a consumer electronics giant. And it’s a good one, though maybe not what everyone… Read more »