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Pokémon Go update fixes Google security issues

The makers of the smash-hit smartphone game Pokémon Go said Tuesday it corrected a potential security flaw that may have left app users' information exposed to hackers. Now, a new update is available for iOS users that fixes the account settings altogether. "We encourage all people playing Pokemon Go to be aware of their surroundings and to play with friends when going to new or unfamiliar places", Pokemon Company International and Niantic said in an e-mailed statement.

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Nintendo shares up 56% on Pokemon Go fever

Using the latter was reportedly impossible unless you had an existing account, leaving most of us with no choice but to use our Google accounts to sign in. That's because the Pokemon Go app gets " full access " to your Google account. When one security engineer tested the game to see if he could access personal information, such as a Google Calendar and individual emails, he was unable to.

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Pokemon Go likely to become the most popular app in the US

She loves how the game helps you connect with fellow players in real life as well. The senator wants to know more about how the app collects and shares user data after it is downloaded onto a phone. Fixed the "Google account scope", whereby Google was automatically granting the game " full access " to content like your e-mail, though Niantic later clarified that it wasn't looking at users' private data .

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Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe to get Qualcomm's Snapdragon 821

However, the company decided to make a significant upgrade to its chipset, turning it into the Snapdragon 821, which Qualcomm announced just this week. If the price is too much, there are always the other two variants of the Zenfone 3 Deluxe that still have powerful specs . The first two models both feature a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 CPU but with one model having a built-in memory capacity of a 4GB RAM/32GB ROM priced at NT$15,990, and another with 6GB RAM/64GB ROM at NT$17,990.

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Bernie Backs Hillary For President!

Though Sanders said repeatedly that he would vote for Clinton in the general election after her edge on him grew so significant that she was deemed the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, he has not yet endorsed. Maggie Hassan, a candidate for the U.S. Senate, and U.S. Sen. But will his supporters stand with her come November? She also stated, "We are joining forces to defeat Donald Trump".

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What is Black Lives Matter about?

Last week, following the killings of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling, models and a designer told Complex that the response from the fashion industry has been incredibly disappointing. On CNN this afternoon, Jake Tapper asked Biden for his reaction to what a lot of conservatives say about Black Lives Matter . While he acknowledged there are some officers who make mistakes, he said the NYPD's mistakes occur fewer times than most departments.