4 Cell Phone Hacks that could save your life
Nowadays everyone owns a mobile phone and it has become a part of their everyday living. Whether you use it to engage socially or stay connected with the latest information from around the world, mobile phones can be used to capture and send critical information that could save lives, time, and help resolve most situations requiring emergency help and assistance.
Here are a few hacks that can be performed on most mobile phones and smart phones in times of critical emergencies. Believe it or not your mobile phone can actually be a life saver or an emergency tool for survival. Below is a list of hacks/tricks that you execute within your mobile phone:
Are you being chased in the woods by Bigfoot or Jason? Need to make a life or death call? Check out this hack.
The Emergency Number worldwide for Mobile is 112. If you are
out of the coverage area of your mobile network and there is an Emergency, dial 112 and the mobile will search any existing network to establish the emergency number for you, and interestingly, this number
112 can be dialed even if the keypad is locked. Try it out.
2. Battery close to near death? Tap into your Mobile Phones Hidden Battery Power
To activate, press the keys *3370#. Your cell phone will restart with this reserve and the instrument will show a 50% increase in battery. This reserved power will be restored the next time you charge your cell phone.
3. Did someone steal your phone? Here’s how to disable a STOLEN mobile phone.
To check your Mobile phone’s serial number, press the following digits on your phone:
A 15-digit code will appear on the screen. This number is unique to your handset. Write it down and keep it somewhere safe.
If your phone is stolen, you can also contact your service provider and give them the 15 digit code ( if required). They will then be able to block your handset so even if the thief changes the SIM card, your phone will be totally useless. You probably won’t get your phone back, but at least you know that whoever stole it can’t use/sell it either. If everybody does this, there would be no point in people stealing mobile phones.
4th and Final Mobile Phone Hack
Get 100% free Directory Service for you mobile phone
Cell phone companies charge anywhere from $1.00 to $1.75 or more for
411 information service calls. Most people do not carry a telephone directory in their vehicle, which makes for an even greater problem if a situation arises when emergency information is needed fast.
To utilize the free 411 information option dial 1800 free 411