Verizon customers who use Apple iPhone or Google Android devices can use the online GPS tracking tools provided by Apple and Google to locate a phone. Apps such as FollowMee, which automatically log and upload the device's GPS location for retrieval, are available for Blackberry and Windows Phone devices
As of 2015, Apple's Find My iPhone requires an iCloud account and a registered iPhone to use. Go to iCloud.com/#Find or use the Find My iPhone app on another iOS device to see the GPS location of a lost or stolen iPhone represented on a map.
Android users can go to Google.com and search the term "Find my phone." From the pulldown menu displayed in the corner of the map, select the device that is missing or stolen to see its GPS location in Google Maps.