Glympse - Share your location in real-time with your contacts

October 2016

Glympse is a free application allowing you to share your location in real-time with your contacts (phone-book) or on social networks like Facebook or Twitter, from your iPhone and any other smartphones ( Android , BlackBerry , Windows Mobile) equipped with GPS.

Glympse will allow you to pass this information via a simple SMS or publish your location on social network.

Download and install on your smartphone

Using Glympse

  • Launch the application.
  • Click on the + button located next to the "To" field:
  • Select the contact you want to share your location
  • Configure your settings
  • The name of your contact will appear in the "To:" field.
  • Click on"Send" and you're done!

Share your location on Facebook or Twitter

  • Open Glymse and click "Settings".
  • Select Facebook.
  • Click "Connect with Facebook".
  • Login to Facebook and follow the instructions.
  • Return to the main application window.
  • In "To:" field, enter Facebook username.
  • Finally, click the "Send".

Original document published by Carlos-vialfa.

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