Is there an app that can tell me someone else's exact or general location by entering their phone number, no matter if they give permission or not? (Preferably not.) Or is there some other device, software, etc. that I can purchase? Something that is real and not just for entertainment purposes.

closed as off topic by Kyle Cronin Apr 12 '11 at 18:39

Questions on Ask Different are expected to relate to Apple hardware or software within the scope defined by the community. Consider editing the question or leaving comments for improvement if you believe the question can be reworded to fit within the scope. Read more about reopening questions here. If this question can be reworded to fit the rules in the help center, please edit the question.

  • 2
    "If they must give permission or not (preferably not)" sounds SO VERY MUCH like illegal activities. Can you explain the comment to make this much more palatable for other readers? – jcolebrand Apr 12 '11 at 15:08

Not on the App Store. Something like this is a likely violation of privacy laws as well. There's no way Apple would allow it.


The only functionality that you'll find for a non-jailbroken iPhone is the Mobile Me Find My iPhone service. For Jailbroken iPhones there's Navimote, Undercover Mobile, and quite a few others.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged .