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How do Pokemon Go gyms work? Tips on battling and training

Niantic have shared new details about the game, including warnings on only downloading the game from the Google Play Store and Apple App Store. We've heard a lot about Pokemon Go in the past few days - by one estimate the game has already earned more than $14 million dollars in revenue in just a week! Considering the fact that Pokémon Go is a game that literally tracks your movements and requires you to essentially "check in" to places to accomplish goals, it allows Niantic ...

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Pokémon Go is the most popular mobile game in USA history

Its data - similar to others - is ultimately based on estimates, but nevertheless puts the GO peak so far at just under 21 million active users in a single day, a figure that takes it past the estimated peak for Candy Crush Saga . It's no surprise how many people are playing the game, that major movie studios have reignited the fight over rights for a film adaptation of the Pokemon franchise.

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Niantic's Pokemon Go privacy concerns are overblown: F-secure

Louis Craigslist advertisement offers players a driver for two people for an hourly rate of $50, "so that you and your friends can catch them Pokemon ". Hit mobile game Pokemon Go plans to soon implement advertising via "sponsored locations", tapping into its ability to drive foot traffic to retail stores, reports Financial Times .

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Pokemon Go is fixing their privacy concerns

Other people aren't looking where they are walking and are falling or tripping. Players trying to log in via their Trainers Club account would automatically get locked out due to a flaw in Pokemon Go's programming. Pokemon Go launched while I was visiting my family in my birth state of CT. The NSPCC, a charity campaigning for child protection in the United Kingdom, has written to the app's developer, Niantic , asking for a safety overhaul.

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Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Interrupting Users With Full-Screen Windows 10 Upgrade Reminders

You have disabled the Windows 10 upgrade or you have disabled the offer screen through registry key settings. Microsoft's ending of user scheduling before the expiration of the free upgrade offer signaled that the company will not let customers "reserve" Windows 10 , but then postpone the actual upgrade process, even for a few days, much less indefinitely.

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How to Get Great Balls in Pokemon Go

The app itself challenges players to get up and move around their city (and beyond) to catch different types of Pokemon . If your business is home to a PokeStop, you can seed them with Lure Modules, an in game item that attracts Pokemon to the PokeStop.