Kids are tech savvy, have their own idea about whether they’re responsible enough for cutting-edge hardware like the iPhone 6. If you’re one of the mom or dad who’s yielded to the kid’s persuasiveness and decided to hand out an iPhone 6, reckoning the fact that there can be a gap between the kid’s tech prowess and his ability to use the phone wisely. Sometimes, knowing who your kid or spouse are texting to can prevent real trouble, and this is one possible solution to keep things in check.
The mSpy monitoring software can spy on all incoming and outgoing SMS and instant messages sent and received with WhatsApp, facebook, Skype, viber, Snapchat… the mSpy app can also collects many other types of information including phone calls, GPS locations, emails, multimedia files and much more.
The mSpy service is comprised of three parts: the agent – a piece of code that needs to be planted into the iPhone, collects data regarding every aspect of the phone’s usage, encrypts and sends the data to the server – a secured vault where user can access through the control panel – a well-designed web portal where the data logs are neatly organized and displayed for user to access, browse, search, flag and analyze.
The control panel
Download the spy app
The mSpy without break – the version that is more easy-to-use but trimmed in functionality doesn’t require the phone to be jailbroken, also, it can be installed remotely using iCloud credentials. Following are the functionality of mSpy without jailbreak:
- Track text messages – all text and multimedia file messages are forwarded to the control panel, still viewable after deletion from the target iPhone 6.
- Manage call logs – call logs, duration, time stamps of the phone call are displayed in the control panel.
- Browser history and bookmarks are listed in the control panel.
- Contacts, events and notes.
However, if you want the full potential of the mSpy app unlocked, you will have to jailbreak the iPhone and manually install the mSpy app, the complete installation will require about 5 to 15 minutes of physical access to the target device. If you’re the kind of the person who reads guide and do things step-by-step, you won’t have any trouble to complete a successful installation.
Features of mSpy
Monitoring current GPS locations
The current whereabouts of the target device will be displayed in the control panel as lines and dots on a detailed map, if the GPS function were turned off on the target device, mSpy will retrieve the Wi-Fi network information the device is currently connected to and determine the general whereabouts of the device, result may be less accurate but still reliable.
The geo fencing feature allows user to draw a circle on the map as a virtual safe zone, user will be alerted upon each entrance or exit of the zone. The circle will be painted with ranging colors to indicate the frequency of visit or exit of the zone.
Instant message apps monitoring
Chat history in the forms of text, photos and gifs are displayed in the control panel. Supported apps are: Skype, Snapchat, WhatsApp, iMessage, Viber, line. More will be added on the support list.
Emails sent and received with the default mail app or Gmail are forwarded to the control panel.
Blocking unwanted sites
User can set up a black list to block adult or unsavory sites from being accessed from the target iPhone 6.
View multimedia files
Photos and videos captured by the phone camera are presented in the control panel in the forms of thumbnail files, the original files can be downloaded but will consume considerable amount of data on the target iPhone 6’s end.