Between 2005 and 2009, children and preteens and even some adults were inadvertently learning basic HTML coding skill as they sought to customize their MySpace pages with unique skins, music, and overall layouts that best represented their personalities.

Nearly a decade later, this same curiosity may allow people looking to cheat Pokémon Go, to inadvertently teach themselves to use GPS spoofing technology on their devices but researchers warn users, with great power comes great responsibility.

When the game first launched in July 2016 it didn’t take long for players to find ways to cheat the system using GPS spoofing technologies that make it appear as though a user is walking to new places in order to trick the game into offering new Pokémon and more in-game offers specific to a user’s location.

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