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New update blows
Loved this app till the new update! Confusing and cumbersome from clean and easy!
Matt Stueck on Nov 15, 2012 for Glympse
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Love it!
Very helpful for working parents!
Tasia8 on Nov 14, 2012 for Glympse
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I miss old version. BAD UPDATE!!
Don't get me wrong, this is a great app. But the old version I felt worked so much more seamlessly when sending a Glympse. The interface and order of operation was much more user/car friendly when putting in the time especially. You're definitely fumbling around with your phone a lot more than before. The appearance of the interface and icons DO look much more sleek and polished than they used to but that's not what anyone cares about...meet in the middle with us developers!!
ClearAsMudd on Nov 12, 2012 for Glympse
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missing the boat somehow
We've used this app for a while and have been very pleased with it, but in the latest update they overhauled the entire interface to make it more slick, but managed to break some functionality in the process. Now instead of being able to use home screen icons to send the same glympse I use every day (the new homescreen icons just deliver me to a web page that says I've been redirected and doesn't go anywhere), I have to navigate through 3 or 4 screens of tapping to get the same info sent. Also, with iMessage, Glympse almost always starts a new conversation instead of using the one that is already open. Once they work these issues out, it'll be a home run. until then, it's just another half-baked piece of software that kind of does cool things, sometimes.
Pumasalad on Nov 9, 2012 for Glympse
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I like it a lot
I love Glympse - both my husband and I are on the road a lot - separately, and need to check each other's location a lot. And yet - for the most part we use Find My Friends - even though we both prefer Glympse. There is one big reason why we use FMF mostly, and that's because we never have to initiate anything. We are waiting for the day that at any time we can use Glympse to check each other's location without having to send or request a Glympse. We should be able to allow this type of permission within the app - trusted friends or similar. Hence four stars instead of five. C'mon devs - make it so that we can retire FMF. :)
rosemj on Nov 4, 2012 for Glympse
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Where did the app badge go??
Why would you remove the push notification badge that showed you how many viewers you currently had? The new interface is lovely and definitely looks more polished, but I am really missing the way we used to be able to see immediately who was viewing me both with the app badge and on the map screen. Aside from this, I am very appreciative of this FREE app that I literally use daily. Keep up the great work!
Cargoplex on Nov 1, 2012 for Glympse
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