There are numerous monitoring apps and services available online and people all over the globe use them for different purposes. Some of these apps come with basic monitoring features like call and message monitoring while some premium ones have advanced features like GPS tracking, media access and even social media monitoring. It means you can monitor all the online activities performed on a mobile device like phone or tablet or on desktop computer by the target person.
How monitoring apps work?
It is quite fascinating how these apps and services work; first of all you have to install the monitoring app on the target device. Most of such apps and software are available for many operating systems so even if you want to monitor multiple devices at the same time then using single monitoring software makes the process easier and less complicated. You have to install the app manually as it could not be done remotely because of operating systems’ limitations.
However after the installation and initialization process you do not need physical access to the target device at all because you can manage things remotely using the web portal company provides at the time of purchase. The same web portal also allows administrators to turn on and off features they want or don’t want. For example, if you want to get into someone’s Facebook account from iPhone then you can turn off other features.
Do these apps work in stealth mode?
Yes, that’s right. The core purpose of using spy and monitoring apps and software is to monitor someone’s activities without being detected. These apps are usually built with efficient programming methods to use as low system resources as they can. System resources refer to battery power, processing power, RAM and storage. These apps use such resources efficiently and do not put excessive burden on the device that make is possible for them to work secretly without being detected.
What are some common features of spy apps?
As mentioned above, some basic features of spy and monitoring apps are call and SMS message monitoring, email monitoring, IM and social media monitoring, GPS tracking in real time and additional features like media access. The total number of features may vary depending on an individual spy app and the operating system you are using. For example, a spy app could have some features on iPhone but not on Android devices.