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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  • Once you have tweeted, you should be able to see the results instantly. You may have to trial and error this one, but once you have got it right the first time, the settings should stick.

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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.

  • To quickly check whether the spoofed GPS tweet has worked, click on the Retrieve Map button and it should load from within UberTwitter based on the mapping utility you chose during the setup process.

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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.

  • As you can see here, it has loaded up the area of Green Park in between St. James Park and Buckingham Palace Gardens. In fact, for those who know London, this is directly the spot where I tweaked the GPS earlier on - directly on Buckingham Palace.

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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