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*It's name is a joke referring to invading other people's lives, also known as ''stalking''. It may also be a reference to the lack of privacy in social networks. The website also satirizes [[wp:Internet Meme|internet memes]].
 
*It's name is a joke referring to invading other people's lives, also known as ''stalking''. It may also be a reference to the lack of privacy in social networks. The website also satirizes [[wp:Internet Meme|internet memes]].
 
*[[Jimmy]] can be seen, literally, stalking [[Niko Bellic]]'s Lifeinvader page.
 
*[[Jimmy]] can be seen, literally, stalking [[Niko Bellic]]'s Lifeinvader page.
*Somewhere in the offices there is a sign that says "KEEP CALM and CARRY ON SHARING  this is likely a [[wp:Pirate Bay|Pirate Bay]] easter egg
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*Somewhere in the offices there is a sign that says "KEEP CALM AND CARRY ON SHARING". This is likely a [[wp:Pirate Bay|Pirate Bay]] easter egg, and more extensively, a reference to Steve Jobs - whom Jay Norris was partially modeled off of and who once stated that "good artists copy - great artists steal."
 
*One of the colors for life invader is white text in a red background, a reference to [http://www.youtube.com/ YouTube], as the "Tube" in YouTube is white text in a red background.
 
*One of the colors for life invader is white text in a red background, a reference to [http://www.youtube.com/ YouTube], as the "Tube" in YouTube is white text in a red background.
   

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"Invasion never felt so good"
―Motto

Lifeinvader is an online social networking service and company in Grand Theft Auto V.[1] LifeInvader was founded by CEO Jay Norris in his parents' house.

Lifeinvader Tablet

Lifeinvader also has a tablet. Not much about it is currently known, but it seems to be parodying the unsuccessful, real-life Facebook Home phones, phones optimized for Facebook and having integrated options for the social network.

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According to the released commercial, the device appears to be a combination between a regular tablet and a flashlight that can be used to "Dock" with other users in the social network.

Notable Lifeinvader users

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People

NikoBellic Life Invader

Niko Bellic's Lifeinvader account

Companies

Lifeinvader Office

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The Lifeinvader Office building appears to be in the game and is made accessible in the mission Friend Request.

Trivia

  • LifeInvader is a parody of Facebook. The interface is based on the old Facebook Wall instead of the current Timeline.
  • It's name is a joke referring to invading other people's lives, also known as stalking. It may also be a reference to the lack of privacy in social networks. The website also satirizes internet memes.
  • Jimmy can be seen, literally, stalking Niko Bellic's Lifeinvader page.
  • Somewhere in the offices there is a sign that says "KEEP CALM AND CARRY ON SHARING". This is likely a Pirate Bay easter egg, and more extensively, a reference to Steve Jobs - whom Jay Norris was partially modeled off of and who once stated that "good artists copy - great artists steal."
  • One of the colors for life invader is white text in a red background, a reference to YouTube, as the "Tube" in YouTube is white text in a red background.

References

  1. Lifeinvader home page

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