Press Releases and News

The world of personal GPS locators and GPS vehicle tracking technology is always changing. This means we must innovate and evolve with the industry. We are proud of the technology we innovate and bring to our customers to help them stay connected.

Below is a list of PocketFinder news articles and press releases that demonstrate our unyielding dedication to developing new technologies and being a leader in the personal GPS location device industry.


For all 2013 press releases, please visit: 2013 LBT and PocketFinder Press Releases

12/13/12 – Announcement for new distribution partner for Mexico.

11/30/12 – Location Based Technologies and EE sign agreement to work together in the UK.

10/17/12 – Location Based Technologies reaches the century mark for commercial customers.

10/04/12 – PocketFinder showcases industry leading GPS vehicle trackers at the Orange County International Auto Show with West Coast Customs.

10/02/12 – LBT announces launch of asset tracking device, the PF 886, and a major order.

9/11/12 – PocketFinder expands its retail presence by making devices available on Personal and Vehicle GPS devices are available now.

8/27/12 – PocketFinder announces the production and distribution of a 3 minute advertisement to be shown in high-end hotels across the country to support the retail launch.

8/24/12 – PocketFinder and West Coast Customs announce news of a co-branded WCC PocketFinder that will be distributed by Best Buy.…pecial-edition/

8/21/12 – PocketFinder continues growth in automotive industry by gaining new customers with a high end auto dealer and an auto-financier.

7/24/12 – Businesses are looking to LBT’s industry leading commercial GPS business solutions for mobile assets.

7/17/12 – Ryan Friedlinghaus, CEO of the World Famous West Coast Customs, says PocketFinder GPS devices are a Must.

7/16/12 – Crutchfield expands retail outreach by adding PocketFinder to their portfolio of the best electronic retail products.

5/7/2012 – LBT supports safe teen driving habits with educational pilot program in North Texas.

5/4/2012 – PocketFinder partners with Dr. Gadget to promote PocketFinder devices after the success of Extra! and The View appearances.

4/19/2012 – PocketFinder Partners with World Famous West Coast Customs®.

4/17/2012 – CEO Letter to Shareholders.

3/19/2012 – Sponsoring and Supporting the Carmel 9/11 “Resolve & Remembrance” Memorial.

3/1/2012 – PocketFinder Gets NYCE Approval for Mexico Launch.

CEO Dave Morse to present at the 7th Annual Fall Growth Stock Conference hosted by Security Research Associates, Inc.

LBT names new CMO and independent board.

Devices are now on sale at Apple Retail Stores® and online at the Apple Online Store®.

The new PocketFinder GPS app is now in the iTunes App Store. The app allows you to locate the PocketFinder GPS locators from your favorite iOS devices including iPad, iPhone and Ipod Touch. It is compatible with the latest iOS 5 features and provides alerts, device info, history and other amazing features.

Location Based Technologies Chief Operating Officer Desiree Mejia will present at the Craig-Hallum 2nd Annual Alpha Select Conference on Thursday, October 6, 2011 at 11:20 AM ET.

Location Based Technologies is proud to announce that they will be launching product sales in North America in October. This is very exciting news and we look forward to the future.

PocketFinder is helping raise awareness for Ride Amagara by locating and observing the progress of Stephen and Nolan as their ride through Africa.

Location Based Technologies signs commercial agreement with Radio Movil to provide PocketFinder GPS locator devices and services in Mexico and Latin America.

Location Based Technologies, Inc. begins fulfilling purchase order for $1.2M with trucking service provider.

PocketFinder Receives Final Funds for Launch.

Location Based Technologies Gets AT&T Network Approval for PocketFinder.

Location Based Technologies Receives Order for Medical Asset Tracking Devices.

Mobile PocketFinder Wins Handango’s Best GPS Map Application and 2009 Groundbreaker Awards.

Location Based Technologies Receives FCC Number for PocketFinder and PetFinder GPS Location Devices.

Location Based Technologies Completes and Passes FCC Testing for PocketFinder and PetFinder Personal GPS Locators.

Location Based Technologies Signs SED International to PocketFinder Distribution Agreement.

Android picks up PocketFinder from Location Based Technologies.

Location Based Technologies announces that PocketFinder will have functionality with GPS locator mobile apps for smartphones.

Location Based Technologies partners with KORE Telematics to enable PocketFinder services.

Location Based Technologies continues with a PocketFinder pilot production.

Jabil and Location Based Technologies sign a manufacturing agreement for gps device production.