MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - The term "there's an app for that" has become cliche, but when you're looking for your lost cell phone and you know it's right under your nose, cliche is fine.
There's now a website and app dedicated soley to reconnecting you with the outside world, and it doesn't cost you a dime.
The website, www.wheresmycellphone.com asks only for your cell phone number, then prompts you to start listening for your ring tone.
The website is simple in design and boasts 10.7 million phone recoveries. There's no fee and the only thing you have to do is type in your phone number.
Of course, you're going to need a computer with an internet connection to make this work, or if you have a friend nearby, you can just have them call you. But let's say you're home alone, running late for work, and you can't leave until you've found your cell. This works perfectly.
The system works for cell phones and landline units, so if you've lost your cordless home or work phone, it still helps you out!
Find your phone? The call simply thanks you for using the website.
Now, if they could only come up with a service to hunt down car keys.
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