How to spoof your GPS geolocation on Facebook Places or Twitter

How to spoof your GPS geolocation on Facebook Places or Twitter

Summary: Proof of concept: Ever wanted to rob a bank and give yourself an alibi? Want to bunk off work and prove you're going to the doctors? Now you can.

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  • To try it again, you need to go back through the simulator and edit the GPS settings accordingly. After you've done this, go to on your simulated device from the Home Screen > Options > Advanced Options > Location Services. From here, you need to refresh the GPS as the simulated GPS settings will still be applying the old co-ordinates. Simply go to the menu and select Refresh GPS.

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    Please read the disclaimer! You can find this and more, including the explanation - as well as the pro's and con's of using spoofed geolocation on the ZDNet iGeneration blog.

  • After refreshing the GPS, it should appear with your new co-ordinates.

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    Please read the disclaimer! You can find this and more, including the explanation - as well as the pro's and con's of using spoofed geolocation on the ZDNet iGeneration blog.

  • So to really push things a bit, how about checking myself and my friend into one of the most secure buildings in the United Kingdom - MI6, the Secret Intelligence Service, the government department that James Bond worked for in the film adaptations of the original Ian Fleming books. This should be a piece of cake, seeing as we've already been in the Queen's bedroom.

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    Please read the disclaimer! You can find this and more, including the explanation - as well as the pro's and con's of using spoofed geolocation on the ZDNet iGeneration blog.

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  • RE: How to spoof your GPS geolocation on Facebook Places or Twitter

    The CMD window opens/loads then closes. I can't get to the simulator interface.
    Bloodstorm