LocSMS - Text GPS Coordinates!

LocSMS - Text GPS Coordinates!


Ever bad this back and forth conversation?
Friend: "Hey where are you?"
You: "I'm in the park, uh, near that one tree"
Friend: "Wait, the tree where that hobo almost stabbed you or the tree where we finally found your shoes?"
You: "No not that tree, the one where" (blah blah blah)

Well NO MORE! LocSMS lets you send your current GPS coordinates via SMS to any number. The recipient will be able to open the link if they have any smartphone made in the last few years.

You can kind of already do this with the built-in map function but it'll try and give you the closest address which doesn't help if you're in the middle of a park, a large outdoor concert, etc.

Features:
* Google maps embedded so you can actually see what you're sending.
* No ads, no 'lite' version, just a useful app.
* No unnecessary permissions like other similar apps. You maintain control over where/how text messages are sent.

Recent changes:
Further tweaks to Map View.
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Free
84
4.2
User ratings
110
Installs
10,000+
Concerns
1
File size
29 kb
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About LocSMS - Text GPS Coordinates!
Ever bad this back and forth conversation?
Friend: "Hey where are you?"
You: "I'm in the park, uh, near that one tree"
Friend: "Wait, the tree where that hobo almost stabbed you or the tree where we finally found your shoes?"
You: "No not that tree, the one where" (blah blah blah)

Well NO MORE! LocSMS lets you send your current GPS coordinates via SMS to any number. The recipient will be able to open the link if they have any smartphone made in the last few years.

You can kind of already do this with the built-in map function but it'll try and give you the closest address which doesn't help if you're in the middle of a park, a large outdoor concert, etc.

Features:
* Google maps embedded so you can actually see what you're sending.
* No ads, no 'lite' version, just a useful app.
* No unnecessary permissions like other similar apps. You maintain control over where/how text messages are sent.

Recent changes:
Further tweaks to Map View.
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Android Market Comments
A Google User
Jan 21, 2015
Simple great for anyone to send their location. SO SIMPLE to use. Works great for those who are not so great with tech. Please keep it simple. I LOVE IT! FYI, enter an email address instead of phone number to get it on your computer/email.
A Google User
Jan 21, 2015
Does what it says I can send my location with very minimal interaction.
A Google User
Oct 7, 2014
Nicely done Simple and accurate. Nice job. Samsung S5
A Google User
Sep 11, 2014
So so Works ok. Seems to be coming up with the right coordinates. Will not send the sms since I changed the default messaging app to hangouts. I try to send,it asks about changing the default app. I say no. It goes back to the map. Not good. Just send the sms using current default app. Great idea tho. It's what I was looking for except for the one hitch.
A Google User
Aug 5, 2014
Doesn't work NEXUS 5 go to send SMS crashes.