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Pokémon Go is a major security risk for your entire Google account

I didn't know either, which is why I check the site DidYouKnowGaming daily, and they never fail to impress. There's at least decent evidence to suggest this app has staying power, though: there's the Pokemon brand, for one thing, and also the fact that the game's design propels real-world social interaction and collectivizing.

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Police warn Pokemon GO players of potential robbery threat

The game, which marries a classic 20-year old franchise with augmented reality, allows players to walk around real-life neighborhoods while seeking virtual Pokemon game characters on their smartphone screens - a scavenger hunt that has earned enthusiastic early reviews.

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Police in Missouri say teens used Pokemon Go to rob victims

It's been less than a week since Pokemon Go launched in the US, Australia and New Zealand, and already Niantic's augmented reality mobile game has pushed millions of Pokemon lovers out into the streets in the bid to catch them all. Another chart published in a report by SimilarWeb , shows the off-the-charts engagement of Pokemon Go . HoloLens costs approximately $3,500, so it's easy to see why most users would rather prefer to get the game on Windows Phone and play it just like on ...

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TPD wants Pokemon Go! Users to stay safe, respectful

Even local police have heard about the game, saying they've received calls from people thinking there would be a fight, when in fact, people were just gathered to play the game. No one was arrested, and department is now warning players and parents to use common sense while playing the game. In the app and on the games website, users are encouraged to play only when safe.

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How to Check Your Version of Pokémon GO Isn't Hacked

Pokemon Go has, it's fair to say, become something of a phenomenon bot around the world and in the UK. It's also noted that players will need a strong internet connection to play Pokemon GO , either via WiFi or data signal. Nintendo shares appreciated 24.5% on the Tokyo exchange today, and are up more than 30% including Friday , following the release of the free-to-play app in the U.S., Australia, and New Zealand.

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Pokemon Go craze sends Nintendo stock soaring

On Spotify, users have generated 197,000 Pokemon playlists, another 53,000 are simply titled "Pikachu". Pokémon Go is a smash hit all around the world, and it hasn't even been released in most parts of it yet. And if you don't have it yet in your region, maybe you can try to resist using workarounds just to get it or you might get locked out or something. According to Bloomberg , the Pokémon Go app has topped smartphone rankings as fans continue to download the app to start their ...