SAN FRANCISCO, July 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Life360, today announced a strategic partnership with Telecom Italia, making it the first European carrier to launch Life360 on its network. As part of the agreement, Telecom Italia customers will receive a free two-month trial of Life360's premium offering, including 24/7 Live Advisor and unlimited Places for location sharing.
Today, more than 55 million families around the globe use Life360 to stay connected by allowing them to share location, communicate easily with in-app messaging, and even send an alert if someone needs help. The app is available to Telecom Italia subscribers now. The partnership will also leverage Telecom Italia's distribution and billing platform to provide subscribers with a seamless user experience.
"This integration underscores the ongoing commitment to innovation and delivering an outstanding customer experience by Telecom Italia," said Jim Smolen, Head of Business Development at Life360. "We're seeing an increasing demand from carriers around the world to partner with Life360's Over The Top (OTT) brand to provide their users with the technology that gives them greater peace of mind by keeping them connected to their family when they're apart."
Partnerships with companies like Nest, ADT, BMW, Ford and Samsung are positioning Life360 to become the hub for the connected family, offering ways for families to integrate family location awareness into their smart homes, cars and wearable devices.
Life360 is available on Android, iPhone and Windows Phone.
Life360 is the world's largest network for families available for Android, iPhone and Windows Phone. Using proprietary location-based technology, Life360 processes over 1.5 billion location requests per day and enables over 55 million families to privately share location, communicate with ease and stay connected with in-app messaging. The app operates in a convenient and secure way, making family life easier. Founded in 2008, Life360 has raised $76M in venture financing and is headquartered in San Francisco with 75 employees. For more information, visit www.life360.com.