Smart Alarm is a simple location based alerting application in Google Play. Smart Alarm notifies you upon reaching your destination. A boon for frequent long distance commuters on public transport.
How to use this application ?
As soon as you open application, on Home page you have to set the destination location on which you need a alert upon reaching it. This destination location can be set either by entering address on Address input box or by clicking View Map button. Now, you can select location by pin pointing on the map, where you can see your current location pointed by blue marker. Here you can set the Geo-fence radius either by dragging the arrow on map, by entering radius value on radius input box or by dragging the pointer at the bottom. If you want to save the changes made, you have to press submit, and if you want to discard the changes, you have to click on close button.
Once you set the destination location and radius of the fence you just have to click on the toggle button on top right corner to turn on the tracker. Upon turning on, the application will calculate the remaining distance to your destination, device's network connection status.
When you are close enough to your destination, the application will notify you about the same. To turn of the alert you just have to click again on the toggle button on right top corner.
How does the application work ?
Upon turning on the tracker, application will smartly keep a track on your device's current location and notifies you once you are close enough to the destination. This application runs in background if you have minimized the application. In this app, your device's back button will not close the application. However, if you want to close the application, you can select exit option on left menu.
This application keeps on alerting you about the destination until you have turned off the alarm by clicking on toggle button.
- You have to turn on the location setting on your device.
- Device should be connected to internet.
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