• Niantic CEO Says He Wants To See Pokémon GO In 200 Regions
Niantic CEO Says He Wants To See Pokémon GO In 200 Regions

Its been hardly 10 days and Pokémon Go has turned out to what can be called as a sensation among the smartphone users across the globe. There is even an official Hillary event scheduled in Lakewood, Ohio, pegged to the game. Anyway, you're going to see a lot more people dawdling around with their phones and potentially shrieking in excitement whi...

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  • Turkey's PM says 161 dead in military coup attempt
Turkey's PM says 161 dead in military coup attempt

The Somali government also stated that a new administrative board will be designated in cooperation with Turkey to resume the school's educational activities. "I pray to God for Turkey , for Turkish citizens, and for all those now in Turkey that this situation is resolved peacefully and quickly". Soldiers and tanks took to the streets late...

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  • Pokemon Go Shows Augmented Reality's Edge Over Full-On Virtual Reality
Pokemon Go Shows Augmented Reality's Edge Over Full-On Virtual Reality

Nintendo Co.'s management missed both the online and mobile revolutions. Sponsors pay per customer visit, providing a revenue stream in addition to in-app purchases. Whilst Pokemon go is not now available in China, some Chinese are fearful that the hugely popular GPS-based smartphone game could become a Trojan horse for offensive action by th...

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  • Turkish PM says 161 people killed, 1440 wounded
Turkish PM says 161 people killed, 1440 wounded

An estimated 104 "coup plotters" were also killed. According to Turkey's Hurriyet Daily News , First Army Commander Umit Dundar has now been appointed as the acting chief of staff to replace Hulusi Akar, who is believed to have been taken hostage by rebel soldiers.

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  • Nintendo Nostalgia: New Mini-NES Comes Complete With 30 Built-In Classic Titles
Nintendo Nostalgia: New Mini-NES Comes Complete With 30 Built-In Classic Titles

In a recent announcement, Nintendo has revealed that it is bringing back the NES home game console to stores, in the form of a mini replica of the original console which was launched in the 1980s. It's likely Nintendo will wait to see sales of the mini NES before committing. A full list has been published on Nintendo's website. It's for peo...

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  • Rio Olympics: Jordan Spieth Dubs Withdrawal From 2016 Games Life's Toughest Decision
Rio Olympics: Jordan Spieth Dubs Withdrawal From 2016 Games Life's Toughest Decision

McIlroy said he will only tune in to the sports that really matter - such as athletics, swimming, and diving! With two-time major victor Jordan Spieth the latest to withdraw from the Olympics on Monday, the tournament will be without its four top players as Jason Day and Dustin Johnson have also opted to stay at home.

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  • Pokemon Go boosts Nintendo shares
Pokemon Go boosts Nintendo shares

Within three days it had more users than Twitter. The report indicated that as of Tuesday, July 12, just under 21 million U.S. smartphone users have been actively playing the game on a daily basis. Nintendo has a stake price on profits earned by the game, explaining why its share price increased soon after the release of the game. Nintendo's las...

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  • Defiant middle-aged men take on tank during attempted military coup in Turkey
Defiant middle-aged men take on tank during attempted military coup in Turkey

The armed forces had taken power in the country to protect the democratic order and to maintain human rights, the military said in a statement sent by email and reported on Turkish TV channels. Turkey plays a key role in USA -led efforts against the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq. " Turkey displayed a historic cooperation betwe...

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  • A fake Pokémon GO app with malware is already doing the rounds
A fake Pokémon GO app with malware is already doing the rounds

Of course, not a lot of users had been waiting anxiously for the launch in the two countries as multiple methods on both iOS and Android are being used around the world to install it, irrespective of region and whether the game is launched in the particular country or not.

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  • Chris Froome strengthens grip on yellow jersey during sombre day in France
Chris Froome strengthens grip on yellow jersey during sombre day in France

With time trial strong men such as Rohan Dennis (BMC), Tony Martin (Ettix-Quickstep), Fabian Cancellara (Trek-Segafredo) and current World Champion Vasil Kiryienka (Sky) all finishing more than a minute and 30 seconds behind the Giant-Alpecin rider, his form looks impressive for the Rio Olympic Time Trial in a few weeks.

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  • Mobile Giving Pokemon Go Players Free Data
Mobile Giving Pokemon Go Players Free Data

However, it turns out "full account access" just means the biographical details in your Google Account. To give an indication of how massive Pokémon Go piracy is, research from Similarweb revealed that as of yesterday 6.8% of all Android devices in Canada and the Netherlands had the game installed.

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"Pokemon GO" is the Biggest Mobile Game Ever

Shares of Japanese video games company Nintendo have soared by 16 per cent at the Tokyo Stock Exchange thanks to the stupendous success of its new smartphone game, Pokemon Go. The Pokemon GO craze has added almost $10bn (£7.5bn) to the company's market value. Players should use the same safety precautions while playing the game that they would ...

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  • Nintendo to release mini Nintendo Entertainment System in November
Nintendo to release mini Nintendo Entertainment System in November

Mario, Excitebike, FINAL FANTASY , Galaga, GHOSTS'N GOBLINS, GRADIUS, Ice Climber, Kid Icarus, Kirby's Adventure , Mario Bros., MEGA MAN 2 , Metroid , NINJA GAIDEN, PAC-MAN, Punch-Out!! Nintendo announced plans on 14 July to bring back its very first home console, the Nintendo Entertainment System, in a tinier form, sparking plenty of...

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  • Trump Scolds Black Lives Matter: They Have to Stop Being So 'Divisive'
Trump Scolds Black Lives Matter: They Have to Stop Being So 'Divisive'

In his view, the problem is black gangs, murderous black children, the refusal of black protesters to look in the mirror at their "racist" selves, and black parents' failure to teach their children to respect the police. "Something's got to happen to fix our country", said Dallas Police Det. "We want equality of treatment before the...

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  • There's a Way you can Choose your Preferred Eeveelution on Pokémon Go
There's a Way you can Choose your Preferred Eeveelution on Pokémon Go

This might seem random, like perhaps someone just dug up some random names and discovered that whatever RNG powers the game has those coincidentally-appropriate names trigger Eevee evolutions. The first thing that you need to do is to open up the menu and select the Eevee that you wish to evolve. It is very important that you keep the capit...

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  • BBB warns of privacy concerns with Pokemon Go
BBB warns of privacy concerns with Pokemon Go

Of course, it would have been good to invest before the launch of Pokemon Go . The NSPCC asked Nintendo to introduce safety features before the title was unveiled in the United Kingdom to prevent kids wandering into areas they shouldn't go, but the launch looks to have gone ahead without any changes.

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  • Pokemon GO app privacy risks
Pokemon GO app privacy risks

The data revealed recently by SimilarWeb , a Website Traffic & Mobile App Analytics Company, shows that the game has crossed the number of daily Twitter users . The augmented reality game is now available as a free download from the App Store and Google Play . The Japanese company introduced Pokemon during the late 90s.

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  • Hollande cancels trip to Prague after attack
Hollande cancels trip to Prague after attack

The Library of Birmingham was being lit up in red, white and blue tonight as France mourned the Nice terror attack which claimed more than 80 lives. Relatives and neighbours in Bouhlel's home town of Msaken outside the coast city of Sousse said he was sporty and had shown no sign of being radicalised, including when he last returned for the wed...

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  • China must abide by same rules as everyone else - Biden
China must abide by same rules as everyone else - Biden

On July 12, the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague ruled that China's claims over most of the South China Sea had no legal basis in a case brought by the Philippines. "The award opens a horizon of possibilities for all stakeholders". "The South China Sea . could be the oasis of energy diplomacy, economic cooperation and raised common ...

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  • Ford's self-driving cars to rely on Civil Maps tech
Ford's self-driving cars to rely on Civil Maps tech

Ford is part of a group of investors that will put down $6.6 million Dollars to support startup Civil Maps , a California-based, Stanford University-sponsored company that develops advanced 3D mapping for self-driving cars. Other systems do this same thing, but Civil Maps claims its data is "more actionable" and requires less data storage and tr...

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