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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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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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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 ...

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Pokemon Go gets bigger, to overtake Twitter in just a short time

All this over a few Magikarps, man. Pokémon GO has already been installed on more than 5 percentof Android devices. As of Friday, 3% of Android users in the United States were playing the game closing in on Twitter's 3.5% of users who use Twitter everyday, according to the site .

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Pokemon GO to Get Trading in a Future Update

Just a week ago when the Pokemon Go was launched, the game commands more mindshare for each users than apps like WhatsApp or Snapchat. The game is free, so any money will be made by in-game microtransactions. CEO John Hanke in a statement said that the Game developer Niantic , which spun out of Google/Alphabet in late 2015, is already thinking of what's next in the coming weeks and months.