There is an age-old saying that warns, “Cheaters never prosper.” But, this is the 21st century and technology has made cheating on a significant other that much easier.
In the age of technological advances, artificial intelligence, and well, Black Mirror, savvy cheaters are thriving and giving in to the temptation to sway from the virtuous path. Worried? Well, we have you covered with the 10 ways a partner with a wandering eye can cheat in 2020 and possibly, get away with it.
Using Google Docs
Just ask, Twitch streamer Lily "LilyPichu" Ki who found out her boyfriend Albert “Sleightlymusical” Chang allegedly used Google Docs to cheat on her. The alleged person he cheated with (another Twitch streamer) leaked a screenshot of their document during a stream.
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Making Fake Instagram Accounts
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A *New* Email Address Just for the Cheaters
This time, however, you are creating a brand new email address for you and your boo, which both of you share the account information to (password, etc.) and communicate by saving your correspondence in the drafts. Once read, drafts can be deleted without having to check the "Trash" folder to make sure you actually deleted your message.
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Fake Instagram Stories
In other words, new-age cheaters are creating their own library of various “safe” images and videos to upload during times they aren’t with their SO and with someone else. Geotagging a fake location near your workplace or friend’s house is just another way to get away with it.
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Using Cheating-Centric Apps
Apps like Vaulty Stocks, which hide photos and videos inside a virtual vault disguised as a stock markets app, and Secret Calculator, which masks itself as a harmless calculator, while hiding a variety of sexting pictures and restricted, password-protected files.
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Creating a Secret Cloud Folder
Desyncing the application from your computer allows for only a user with the correct username and password to gain access.
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Finding A Niche Chat Room or Forum
Niche forums are alive and kicking. Logging into a random forum with an even more obscure username can conceal meetup messages and love codes for cheaters to hide in plain sight.
The best part? Multiple users will likely reply to your conversations, so there is no telling how many wools you can pull over on someone.
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