Cloak - iPhone app to avoid enemies, bores, and jerks

I don't like using apps like Foursquare that let acquaintances know where I am. Cloak is an anti-Foursquare, and I'm eager to try it.

Cloak bills itself as the "antisocial network." Just sync it with Instagram and Foursquare so Cloak knows where your "friends" are, all the time.

Finally, let Cloak know which relatives/coworkers/"psycho hose beasts" you don't want to see. It'll then alert you when you're entering their vicinity. Or, if you're feeling reclusive, have it notify you when anybody you know is around. It's a fantastic way to dodge the dreaded "stop and chat."

Avoid Enemies, Bores, Jerks, and Exes with Cloak

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  1. Sooo, cloak is an app that spies on other people's locations for people who are against spying on people's locations?

    But, I suppose if they feel like volunteering their location there's no reason you shouldn't use the data the way you want...but there still seems something kind of hypocritical about it, even if that isn't, strictly speaking, true.

  2. Then...don't, I guess?

  3. "Just sync it with Instagram and Foursquare so Cloak knows where your "friends" are, all the time. "

    So, they don't have to be Cloak users, just people who post their location via services that Cloak can sync with.

  4. or you could use it to stalk that special someone you have had your eye (telescopic lens) on

  5. You missed nothing, from the pointless lyrics to the failed attempt at humor that followed. Please send commiserations for the time I wasted reading that post.

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