Helpful Guides: All You Need To Know About The ‘ephonetaxi’ Application
The ephonetaxi application was created by a Nigerian company – E.F. Network Ltd.
Company’s Chairman – Mr. Gideon Ebuchulam
Technical Manager – Mr. Kelvin Raymond
Public Relations Officer – Mr. Ameh Ochojila
“The application ‘ephonetaxi’ helps to lock out anyone who is unauthorised to use the phone, making it unusable and unsellable,”.
According to him, the application is designed to protect phone owners and the information stored on their phones from being compromised in the event of phone theft.
“The application helps retrieve and send the user’s stored contents to his email.
“It also locks the phone, prevents either unauthorised access to stored pictures, videos, messages, or contacts of the phone owner.
“The app alerts the phone owner of any change in SIM card, monitors, and tracks the phone location including taking pictures of criminals in possession of the phone and sending the pictures to the email address of the owner,” he said.
“The owner can do all these remotely in spite of the phone being lost or stolen.
“Once a phone is locked remotely by the owner, buying it will be a mere waste of money.”
The technical manager of the company, Mr Kelvin Raymond said that the application could also be used to trace kidnappers as it can reveal the real-time location of mobile phones.
“Given the enabling environment, Nigerian youths will take Nigeria to the next Silicon Valley in Africa.
“Almost all giant tech companies in the world are interested in the Nigerian market and that is the reason our company is recruiting over 1000 people by the end of 2020 to support talented youths,”.