Amnesia? Dementia? Or just plain forgetful? Google has just announced Android Device Manager for you to control your device’s security remotely. It’s not the best tool but just something to rival Apple’s FindMy iDevice app. All it does is enable a security data wipe as well as tracking ability if you happen misplace your mobile device.
Will Not Located Stolen Devices
Contrary to popular belief, you cannot possibly find a stolen device. Thieves these days are just petty criminals. They are only interested in selling your stolen device, stealing your email, facebook or paypal account is a little far-fetched these days with all the security features implemented by Banks and Credit Card Companies.
The can cause a tonne of hassle if they do access or try to steal your Facebook or Instagram account but that’s about it. Pro hackers and thieves will prefer to Phish your account than to take your device and try to decipher your password.
I should know as I had my own device stolen and my FB account hacked in the process.
Many Device, One Manager
Yup, you can manage multiple devices from just one account. This is probably the best way to take care of your mobile toys and its available for Android devices from Froyo (2.2) to JellyBean.