• Pokémon Go plans 'sponsored locations' as hit game drives traffic to stores
Pokémon Go plans 'sponsored locations' as hit game drives traffic to stores

But then all of the server issues happened and Niantic Labs announced that future rollouts would be on hold until the issues were fixed. The augmented reality game, which has more than 65 million users in the United States just seven days after launch, is surpassing Facebook , Snapchat and Instagram in time spent on the app.

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  • Is Pokemon Go Coming to Google Cardboard?
Is Pokemon Go Coming to Google Cardboard?

It is worth noticing that the Pokemon Go always requires your camera to be turned on because it is an augmented-reality game . The more steps you walk will also help to hatch Pokémon eggs more quickly. If anything were to come close, however, it might be Pokemon , and by extension, Pokemon GO . Naturally, a game of this nature would po...

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  • Pokémon Go becomes biggest mobile game in United States history
Pokémon Go becomes biggest mobile game in United States history

How huge? It's now the biggest mobile game in USA history. Pokemon GO has achieved what most games only dream of; it has become the most popular mobile game in the United States of America ever. Additionally, Pokemon Go might be able to overtake Google's own Google Maps, which would be quite an achievement. The publisher of the game, Niantic,...

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  • Nintendo Plans To Release Mini NES Classic Edition
Nintendo Plans To Release Mini NES Classic Edition

Between those of us that grew up playing NES games and those of us that have an appreciation for the classics, just the thought of the mini NES appeals to a wide variety of gamers, regardless of whether they're fans of modern day Nintendo titles and products.

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  • Syria's Assad says no pressure from Russian Federation to step aside
Syria's Assad says no pressure from Russian Federation to step aside

It said the two also discussed the need to need to increase pressure on groups like Islamic State and the Nusra Front, al Qaeda's affiliate in Syria . It would also move Russian Federation to use its diplomatic pull with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to maintain a cease-fire. A landmark partial ceasefire they brokered in February - which did ...

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  • First case of Zika virus transmitted by female through sex
First case of Zika virus transmitted by female through sex

Adapting to new modes of transmission and targeting novel species, the microbe can exist for thousands of years before beginning to achieve previously unimaginable feats, with devastating impact. Professor Ferguson added: "The virus is very similar to the dengue virus, and transmitted by the same mosquito". The statistics on Zika as a sexually tr...

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  • France's truck attack marks deadly twist in European terror
France's truck attack marks deadly twist in European terror

He also returned fire on police before officers gunned him down. But French President Francois Hollande says "the terrorist character" of the Bastille Day truck attack in Nice can not be denied. This time it was on Bastille Day, the national holiday that celebrates democracy - a value at the very heart of French society. While a motive for ...

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  • African leaders condemn Nice attack, mourn with France
African leaders condemn Nice attack, mourn with France

It pains us to report that at least 10 children died, including one American child, on July 14 in the Bastille Day attack on Nice, France. It was a attractive Thursday holiday evening last night in Nice . People are running. It's panic. Obviously they were escaping from something awful. Hollande also said he would activate those who had once s...

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  • Pokemon Go Will Soon Let You Use McDonald's As PokeStops
Pokemon Go Will Soon Let You Use McDonald's As PokeStops

Pokemon Go players in India are growing by the day. Sponsors pay per customer visit, providing a revenue stream in addition to in-app purchases. For the uninitiated, Pokemon Go is a free-to-play, location-based mobile game developed as part of the Pokemon (short for pocket monster) franchise.

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  • RETRO GAMING | Super Mario Bros. 3 is back!
RETRO GAMING | Super Mario Bros. 3 is back!

The NES: Classic Edition will be released in November. The new console will have the same controls as the original console, though it will come with a HDMI cable for a better gaming experience. "The new NES Classic Controller has a different connector than the original NES controllers and accessories, so they are not interchangeable". As such, the ...

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"Never Trump" Movement Dies in Committee

No one expects Unruh's proposal to win a majority on the 112-member convention rules committee , which is heavy with top party officials. Trump's chief campaign strategist Paul Manafort sent a celebratory tweet in the wake of the rules committee result, proclaiming the final possible impediment to Trump's nomination had been quashed.

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  • Developer of Nintendo's Pokemon Go aiming for rollout to 200 markets soon
Developer of Nintendo's Pokemon Go aiming for rollout to 200 markets soon

Investors - and gamers - are waiting to see when Pokemon GO will be launched in other major markets, particularly Japan, one of the world's biggest gaming markets. Pokemon Go has gone down just as well with investors as players; Nintendo's share price has risen more than 50 per cent in the last week on the back of the game's success.

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  • These big changes will be made to driving tests in the UK
These big changes will be made to driving tests in the UK

The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has unveiled a number of proposed changes to the auto driving test, in an effort to improve its use in assessing a learner driver's ability to drive independently in modern driving conditions - and to decrease the number of fatal crashes.

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  • Naver shares fall nearly 4% in Seoul trading
Naver shares fall nearly 4% in Seoul trading

Priced at the high end of its original estimates amid heavy demand, Japan-based Line raised about $1.3 billion in the share flotation. Writing in Quartz , Josh Horwitz points out that the time for its IPO could have been two years ago, before growth slowed and Facebook got such a head start.

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  • Want to catch 'em all? Pokemon Go explained
Want to catch 'em all? Pokemon Go explained

Despite the game not being available in Britain until now, thousands of players in the United Kingdom - including Dundee - have already downloaded the app by changing their region settings or using unofficial app stores , a move which led to warnings of malware from security experts.

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  • Not All PlayStation VR Games Will Support the DualShock 4
Not All PlayStation VR Games Will Support the DualShock 4

Let's take a look at its content. The Neo will be capable of higher, more stable frame rates and improved graphical fidelity. The more significant upgrade will be the GPU . Steam's Summer Sale may be over, but as one source of dirt cheap games dries up, another bursts forth from the ground. Additionally, saved data must also be supported on both s...

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  • Supporting Actor, Drama Series
Supporting Actor, Drama Series

Jack Bender was similarly nominated for his direction on the show, for the season's heartbreaking fifth episode " The Door ". Additionally, the show picked up nominations for Sound Editing, Sound Mixing, Special Visual Effects, Stunt Coordination, Production Design, Casting, Cinematography, Costumes, Editing, Hairstyling, Makeup, Prosthetic Makeup ...

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  • Pokemon Go aiming for rollout to 200 markets soon
Pokemon Go aiming for rollout to 200 markets soon

Unless you are Team Mystic, in which case: we cool. Visit often enough - and they recharge in a matter of minutes, usually - and you should never run out of Pokeballs. As you walk around, Pokemon will appear on your screen. The Pokemon Go Plus is a wristwatch-like device that syncs with your phone (either iPhone or Android) through ...

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  • Pokemon Go will print even more money with sponsored locations
Pokemon Go will print even more money with sponsored locations

Pokemon Go is already raking in millions of dollars for Nintendo, but pretty soon it's going to be printing money like nobody's business. You can do this by going to settings. In fact, a lot of businesses are already taking advantage of their proximity to Pokemon Go landmarks in order to entice customers. Nintendo started out in 1889 as a tra...

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  • Verizon offers free calling from United States to France
Verizon offers free calling from United States to France

If you never have had the opportunity to contact them so far and have loved ones in France , now you can call thanks to Google for free, into France. Verizon (wireless and landline) won't charge any fees for calls or texts to France from now through July 16th, but taxes and surcharges may apply. AT&T will wave or credit the fee for all calls a...

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