In Japan, the ima doko (where are you now)
service allows parents to track the location of their children through a mobile handset or a P-doco?mini device
. One can pull up location data using the internet or even with a 3G NTT Docomo
handset to see location data
on a map (scroll down for sample maps displayed on the i-mode handset.
This flash animation
shows a Japanese mother pulling up a map that locates her daughter's mobile handset.