What are the best self defense apps?

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    #1Panik

    Panik

    This free app is the perfect personal assault alarm for those who like to take care of themselves. Among others things, this tool uses an SMS integration for sending pre-configured messages to anyone you have chosen.

    Apps

    iOS

    Free

    Mary Fowler
    Written on November 15, 2017
    "The features of the Panik app sound great, but expectations as to what constitutes a loud alarm can differ. If you want a loud, screeching alarm, try another app. Panik states that it has the ability to alert and update your social network via Facebook and Twitter. This is of course, a great feature to have in an alarm app, as long as it works when you need it to! The PIN feature in case an attacker tries to turn off the app is also good, of course, but your safety depends on having the app work when needed, so try it out first, don't wait until you might need to use it!"
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    #2MCMAP Tan

    MCMAP Tan
    MCMAP Tan provides you with instructions of the different technique of the United States Marine Corps' combat system. In this easy-to-use application, you can find also several demonstration videos.





    Apps

    Android

    $0.99

    Edward Sanchez
    Written on November 12, 2017
    "This app seeks to teach you about a certain, fairly set specific set of self-defense moves taught by the USMC. It works quite well if you have to specifically learn this set of moves, and almost as well if you're just using it as a general self-defense resource. The app itself comprehensively presents the material, though the presentation and visuals could be a little better."
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    #3Family Locator - GPS Tracker

    Family Locator - GPS Tracker

    Family Locator is an easy way to stay connected with the people who matter most. With Life360, you can create your own groups called "Circles", view the real-time location of Circle Members, locate both Android phones and iPhone, and more.

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Adriana Pérez
    Written on November 12, 2017
    "This App work for the family who live in different cities and stay very far for each other. My husband often go for grocery shopping in Houston from Florida and i always worried about where he should be, Is he on the same way or lost. I think this would work for me best."
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    #4Self Defense

    Self Defense
    This simple but powerful app gives you different self-defence techniques to guard effectively yourself. It is a useful app to learn through video lessons.




    Apps

    Android

    Free

    Samuel Harper
    Written on April 15, 2018
    "Great place to find all the self defense techniques. Instead of searching helter skelter for these on the internet you have a place specialized in self defense. You could also save some techniques for future view."
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    #5Fightback

    Fightback

    Fightback is a free app that allows you to take care of yourself. All you have to do is to register to start sending SOS alerts from your device!

    Apps

    Android

    Free

    Walter Richardson
    Written on November 11, 2017
    "I had to insist that my little sister start using this when she had to start catching the bus in town on her way to school. It keeps track of her location and automatically alerts me whenever she arrives or leaves school, which is a great feature that gives untold of peace of mind."
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    #6Self Defense - The Best Martial Arts Course with 3D animations Lite

    Self Defense - The Best Martial Arts Course with 3D animations Lite
    This free app allows people to acquire knowledge of the martial art called Yawara-Jitsu. With this helpful tool, anybody can learn quickly diverse defence techniques.
    Apps

    iOS

    Free

    Jessica Wu
    Written on November 22, 2017
    "If you are like me and don't have the time to take a class but still need to be able to protect yourself. Then this is the app for you. Easy lessons with graphics to illustrate to point."

Summary

Best What are the best self defense apps
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Panik Apps 6 Free
2MCMAP TanApps 5 Paid
3Family Locator - GPS TrackerApps 2 Free
4Self DefenseApps 1 Free
5FightbackApps 0 Free
6Self Defense - The Best Martial Arts Course with 3D animations LiteApps -1 Free
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