1. jvn's Avatar
    I just bought a new cheap Android (v. 4.0.3) and it doesn't have GPS. So, I wonder if there's any app that will be able to substitute GPS, using cell tower information to identify the phone's location.
    10-20-2013 12:45 PM
  2. Jackson Buechlein's Avatar
    That doesn't make much since. What phone do you have? Carrier? Usually its mandatory for a phone to have gps .. even basic phones have GPS nowadays

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    10-20-2013 01:31 PM
  3. jvn's Avatar
    Well, I'm in Brazil, so I guess it's not mandatory here.
    10-20-2013 10:59 PM
  4. jvn's Avatar
    Well, for whom might be interested, I endeavoured and succeeded.
    I downloaded the app Fake GPS Location (https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...gps.mock&hl=en) and it does the trick.
    In my case, I use it as a "True" GPS Location: I write where I am and that's it. It fools Google Maps and all other GPS based apps.
    I don't think that it will work in motion for a navigator (unless you are willing and humanly able to change your location manually every second), but it helps me find taxis, see who's close, etc.
    10-22-2013 02:21 PM

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