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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Gnomie17, Feb 25, 2010.

  1. Gnomie17

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    i have a room mate that uses my car on occasion. i wonder if there is an app that would allow me to keep track of my vehicle when he is using it so that i know where it is at all times? i have a feeling hes lying to me on certain occasions about where he goes but i can never be sure.
     

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  2. NKT

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  3. Shnuddy

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    You'd have to leave your phone in the car, wouldn't you?
     
  4. NKT

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  5. OfTheDamned

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    Sorry, but if you don't trust him then why would you continue to let him use your car?
     
  6. Gnomie17

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    i have a gps in my car but its a really really crappy one that my grandma bought me from a convenience store. it does nothing but gps even though it says it can connect to bluetooth.
     
  7. Gnomie17

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    i let him use it because he does some stuff for my grandma that she can no longer do herself.
     
  8. NKT

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    I would check to see if your GPS has the option to turn on breadcrumbs. That will leave a trail on the screen of everywhere the car went.
     
  9. Gnomie17

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    unfortunately, it doesnt. for some reason, my grandma thought a GPS For Dummies was a good idea
     
  10. Caddyman

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    Tie him to a chair and crack his head, then tell him to fess up, at this point, you can trust him.
     
  11. NKT

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    Then I think you're SOL using your existing configuration.

    You would need to upgrade the GPS, spring for a stand alone tracker, or leave your phone in the car.
     
  12. NKT

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    I hear a wet rag and a jug of water works well too ;)
     
  13. OfTheDamned

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    Or hire Batman
     
  14. Gnomie17

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    i kinda figured i was SOL. i was hoping to get lucky with an app though. as for tying him to a chair and crackin his head, id love to! I let him use the car because i work 7 days a week and cant always to get to my grandmas house to help her with things she needs done
     
  15. Lucidot

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    Does he have a smartphone?

    You can always install an app on his to track him. Some of them are pretty sneaky.
     
  16. aleis

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  17. Podivin

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    Oh now that's just sneaky! :)
     
  18. shalinimahadik

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    How to make vehicle tracking system in android please give me idea
     
  19. sumitrst

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    You can use "Droid Secure app" available in android market. I am sure you can detect the exact position where car is going. It is completely undetectable.
     

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