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Pokemon GO - Has Nintendo Captured the Casuals Again?

The official Pokemon GO Twitter account has just sent out a tweet , announcing the app's official release in the United Kingdom for both the Apple iOS App Store and the Google Play store for Android. Forecasts point to continued growth for Pokemon Go , especially because it will soon launch in new markets around the world, with analysts predicting that it could overtake Snapchat and Google Maps in the daily active users on Android chart.

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Erdogan Weeps at Friend's Funeral Killed During Coup Attempt

Rebel leader General Erdal Ozturk was marched, with his hands cuffed behind his back, through the streets after the coup which saw hundreds killed in the streets of Istanbul and Ankara in the overnight coup. Explosions and gunfire erupted throughout the night on Friday during the coup attempt. An exiled Muslim cleric whom Turkey's president has accused of orchestrating a failed coup denied any responsibility Saturday, saying he had no knowledge of the plot.

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The world according to Boris, the new foreign secretary of Britain

In her first move, she replaced UK Chancellor George Osborne with close friend Hammond, whose role as foreign secretary in David Cameron's Cabinet will be taken over by Johnson. Meanwhile, Turkish officials have said they would draw a line under disparaging comments made by Mr Johnson about Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan and the country, warning that relations would be damaged if he repeated such insults.

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People are properly pissed off as Pokémon GO servers go down

We do understand having a larger collection of Pokemon makes you look cool, but at the same time , makes the game unfair for a lot of other users. The move follows John Hanke, chief executive of Niantic, who developed Pokemon Go jointly with Nintendo , to assure fans of releasing the game in another 200 countries in the coming days, in order to prevent malware from spreading.

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Now, Idea slashes data pack rates by up to 67%

Jio is expected to trigger a price war in the wireless broadband as it will seek to get customers from the existing operators, bringing down data prices further. In the Sachet Packs category, Rs 25 2G pack now offers 45 per cent more data while the Rs 145 4G/3G pack provides 32 per cent more data. Earlier on 15 July, Idea Cellular slashed Internet rates what the Aditya Biral group company termed was an attempt to drive mobile internet penetration and adoption across the country.

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How Did JPMorgan Chase Create Shareholder Value in 2Q16?

Despite those issues, JPMorgan earlier this week announced plans to give 18,000 of its lowest paid employees a raise by early next year. Amid the IPO drought, investment-banking fees fell 10% to $1.64 billion. "And throughout the recent uncertainty and turbulence in the markets, we continued to be there for our clients - solid and steadfast to meet their needs, execute their transactions and provide liquidity".