Happy Halloween..There are apps for that :)
Haunted House HD is a fully customizable live wallpaper for Android phones that allows you to Creep towards a looming Haunted House on Halloween night. Tiptoe past glowering pumpkins and a mailbox that you can customize with your name or message. If you dare, slam the knocker attached to a nameplate you can customize, and push the creaking door open. Explore a haunted house full of ghosts, flickering lights, paranormal activity, and many other surprises just waiting to leap out at you! Available at the Android Market for $1.99
Also for Android phones is Entity Sesnor Pro from Krugism. Search for ghosts and record the proof! Displays and records EMF and EVP. Your phone has an EMF sensor in it! Use it on your own ghost adventure! It uses your phone’s magnetic sensor (electronic compass) to read the local magnetic field and record the results! A good way to waste $9.99 at the Android Market or there is a standard version with fewer features version for $4.99.
You can get many of the same features for free in an iPhone app. Billing itself as the original ghost detector..not to be confused with imitations..Phantom Radar — The ghost detector by Inner Four is available from the App Store.
For your child’s first solo Trick or Tread adventure watch form a distance with Trick or Tracker an app that uses the GPS function in your child’s smartphone to track his or her whereabouts. You can locate your child with a single touch of a button on your smartphone The Child’s location is sent to parents phone at regular intervals (every 15,30,45 minutes)
there is a Parent Location button if the child is looking for the parent.
Up to 6 Children can be tracked from one Parent’s phone which can be any smartphone with google/maps running (including iPhone, Blackberry, or Windows Phone 7) However, for best results Iconsys recommends that both the parent and the child user should be on Android OS phones. Best of all it is free at the Android Market
Have a safe and happy Halloween