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Michael Strahan Installs GPS Device in Girlfriend's Car to Spy on Her

Geek Out: Would You Use GPS to Keep Tabs on Your Partner?

Well here's a bummer use for GPS: NFL Player Michael Strahan installed a GPS device in girlfriend Nicole Murphy's car, which then text-messaged him her location. Seem a little controlling? Apparently he had reason to be suspicious, because she was cheating on him.

With all the GPS-based devices and cell phones available to us now, along with the willingness of people to participate in up-to-the-minute personal status updates, it's not hard to know what your significant other is doing at all times. In fact, if you have a well-connected partner, an error or lack of updates could tip you off that something's amiss without you even trying to keep track of them. However, I've asked before if you've spied on your S.O. and shown you new tech to spy with — but have you or would you use GPS in any way to find where your partner was?


kcwebgirl kcwebgirl 8 years
stalking is never okay. if you have to do all that you need to end the relationship because you obviously have no trust.
i-heart-monster i-heart-monster 8 years
i don't think so, but sometimes we all get driven to do things we don't think we'd do... and matters of the heart make us all crazy ;)
lolmisstran lolmisstran 8 years
No. That's Very Stalker-ISH. What The Freak :/
Pallas-Athena Pallas-Athena 8 years
I would never use GPS to monitor anyone.
Jessiebanana Jessiebanana 8 years
If you feel like you have to GPS track your SO then your relationship is already over, regardless to whether the other person is cheating or not.
miss-malone miss-malone 8 years
glam-sugar glam-sugar 8 years
I guess I'd consider it if I thought he was cheating but I'm not in that situation, so I really don't know.
katejlogan katejlogan 8 years
Isn't that called stalking, albeit high-tech stalking?
macgirl macgirl 8 years
Um no. We even use Loopt and I still forget that I have access to where he is. Then again I have no reason to be suspicious or worry.
caroline_1 caroline_1 8 years
my parents used to threaten me with that when i was in high school, but that was years ago so who knows if the technology was accessible back then hahah
starangel82 starangel82 8 years
No way. Why even be in a relationship if you can't trust the other person?
CoralAmber CoralAmber 8 years
My friend ended up doing that with his wife after he noticed some suspicious text messages to a new number. She was cheating on him too.
Antioxidant Antioxidant 8 years
No way. That's extremely creepy.
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