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Cell Phone Tracker, idiot tracker ?

12-16-2009, 10:58 AM
#1
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Posts: 444
Cell Phone Tracker, idiot tracker ?

Am I the only one who became addicted to browse all the 1-star reviews of this app ?

(Appstore Link)

Seriously, the app is #9 in the France top paid, with 895 comments, and nearly all of them saying "Refund !!1! It doesn't work !!"

To be sure that it wasn't a translation problem, I browsed the web about english version, and reactions were the same !
I even read someone telling "I tried to localize my dad who is in Canary isles, but it only showed my position !! Refund !!1! Update !1!1"

I'm not cynical by nature, but here, it's just hilarious ...
What the app is really doing is clearly stated in the description, plus some reviewers are even explaining the trick a second time, but majority of people keep missing the point and go all "REFUND !!1 SCAM !!$" .

This app is outstanding for pointing out how people just don't pay attention to each other, to the point where some social analysts would be fascinated.

I think I'm gonna buy it. lol

Last edited by c0re; 12-16-2009 at 11:01 AM.
12-16-2009, 11:02 AM
#2
Joined: Aug 2009
Location: Hungary
Posts: 3,949
It was #1 paid app in Hungary for a week.
12-16-2009, 11:03 AM
#3
Joined: Oct 2009
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Balu` View Post
It was #1 paid app in Hungary for a week.
lol!

Beta tester of 54 games
Quote:
Originally Posted by crex View Post
Thats a nice lookin gun.
12-16-2009, 11:05 AM
#4
Man, it even SAYS "tracks YOUR position but you're with them so they'll think it's their position"

Idiot tracker indeed, lol!
12-17-2009, 03:17 AM
#5
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Joined: Apr 2009
Posts: 444
Haha, so I'm not the only one.
I'm sure even Apple is giggling at it :P