What's New

Big update with a power savings feature, security enhancement, and more!
-Enable Low Power Mode in settings to save battery life when your Glympse isn’t being actively viewed.
-For enhanced security, select Delete After Sharing Ends to delete the history of a sent Glympse.
-My current location - Sending a request to someone will allow you to quickly add your current location with a single tap.
-Navigation provider preference - Select your preferred routing app in the settings allows you to pass the address of your intended destination to your favorite navigation app.
-Now including Dark Mode!

App Description

Glympse is a fast, free and simple way to share your real-time location using GPS tracking on your mobile device, with any of your family, friends or co-workers! This is location sharing on your terms, you decide who sees your location and when!

Send a Glympse to let friends and family know you are on your way. Request a Glympse from a colleague who is always running late. Set up a Glympse group for your family reunion.

Those you share with can view your Glympse from any web-enabled device, no sign-up or app required!

Download Glympse today to start sharing!

App Features:

+ Easy: no sign-up required
+ Safe: your Glympse automatically expires after sharing has ended
+ Secure: Share your location on your terms - you are in control
+ Live: share location in real time with dynamic map
+ View: Friends or family members within a Private Group or share to a Public Group
+ Open: share with anyone – no app required to view
+ Passive: runs in the background
+ Global: works anywhere you have GPS and a data connection

Use Glympse to:
+ Coordinate a social night out with friends
+ Let your friends or family know you made it home safe after a night out
+ Let your spouse know your ETA when you’ll be home from work
+ Let your family know you are safe while running or cycling
+ Find friends at a concert or festival
+ Provide a courtesy notice with ETA to a client when stuck in traffic
+ Share a charity run route with followers on Facebook or Twitter
+ Direct emergency or roadside personnel to you quickly
+ Request a Glympse from a colleague who is always running late.
+ Send a Glympse to let friends and family know you are on your way.
+ Show the kids how close you are to picking them up from practice.
+ Have your kids send you a Glympse so you know where they are and when they arrive at their destination, either a new driver or if their walking home from school


~~~ AWARDS & PRESS ~~~
+ 2014 Webby Award Winner
+ "[Glympse] is one of those apps that’s ingenious in its simplicity, insanely handy to have around, and just a little bit fun to boot." – CNET Reviews
+ "Glympse: The Coolest Thing Your Smartphone Can Do" – Fast Company
+ Named one of "15 Best Mobile Apps of 2011" – Mashable

• Glympse supports iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and now Apple Watch and iMessage. Please note that an iPhone or iPad with cellular data are best suited for sending Glympses as they have GPS for pinpoint location and can share your location while you are on the move.

• We LOVE TO HEAR FROM CUSTOMERS. If you have an issue or suggestion, please send us a note using the "Send us Feedback" feature in the app under Settings.

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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Apple Watch Screenshots

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App Changes

  • June 24, 2011 New version 1.14
  • July 02, 2011 New version 1.15
  • July 16, 2011 New version 1.16
  • August 06, 2011 New version 1.17
  • September 05, 2011 New version 1.18
  • September 27, 2011 New version 1.9
  • October 20, 2011 New version 1.20
  • November 01, 2011 New version 1.21
  • December 06, 2011 New version 1.22
  • December 09, 2011 New version 1.23
  • January 10, 2012 New version 1.24
  • March 01, 2012 New version 1.25
  • May 31, 2012 New version 1.26
  • June 26, 2012 New version 1.27
  • September 02, 2012 New version 1.28
  • October 17, 2012 New version 2.01
  • November 01, 2012 New version 2.02
  • November 14, 2012 New version 2.03
  • December 16, 2012 New version 2.05
  • January 03, 2013 New version 2.06
  • January 11, 2013 New version 2.07
  • February 02, 2013 New version 2.08
  • February 13, 2013 New version 2.09
  • February 14, 2013 New version 2.10
  • March 01, 2013 New version 2.11
  • March 18, 2013 New version 2.12
  • March 29, 2013 New version 2.13
  • April 29, 2013 New version 2.14
  • May 23, 2013 New version 2.15
  • July 12, 2013 New version 2.16
  • July 26, 2013 New version 2.17
  • July 28, 2013 New version 2.18
  • August 10, 2013 New version 2.19
  • October 03, 2013 New version 2.20
  • October 13, 2013 New version 2.21
  • October 31, 2013 New version 2.22
  • November 15, 2013 New version 2.23
  • December 17, 2013 New version 2.24
  • January 03, 2014 New version 2.25
  • January 15, 2014 New version 2.26
  • January 26, 2014 New version 2.27
  • February 26, 2014 New version 2.28
  • March 04, 2014 New version 2.29
  • April 21, 2014 New version 2.31
  • May 06, 2014 New version 2.32
  • May 20, 2014 New version 2.33
  • July 01, 2014 New version 2.34
  • August 05, 2014 New version 2.35
  • August 16, 2014 New version 2.36
  • September 05, 2014 New version 2.37
  • October 01, 2014 New version 2.38
  • December 20, 2014 New version 3.0
  • January 25, 2015 New version 3.2
  • February 10, 2015 New version 3.3
  • March 03, 2015 New version 3.4
  • March 28, 2015 New version 3.5
  • April 27, 2015 New version 3.6
  • May 06, 2015 New version 3.7
  • June 18, 2015 New version 3.8
  • September 29, 2015 New version 3.9
  • November 14, 2015 New version 3.10
  • June 22, 2016 New version 3.12
  • November 06, 2016 New version 3.15
  • December 17, 2016 New version 3.16
  • December 17, 2016 New version 3.16
  • December 22, 2016 New version 3.17
  • June 14, 2019 New version 3.31.2
  • August 28, 2019 New version 3.33.0

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