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Pokemon Go dev warns trackers like PokeVision 'may not work in the future'

Posted 07/29 22:21 in Gaming | 0comments

Pokemon Go dev warns trackers like PokeVision 'may not work in the future'

Don't get used to being able to track down Pokemon right from your browser window.Niantic Labs CEO John Hanke says you may not be able to use sites like PokeVision to find the elusive monsters for long.

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The latest Pokémon Go update makes things worse by removing key features

Posted 08/01 11:57 in Gaming | 0comments

The latest Pokémon Go update makes things worse by removing key features

Whoo-hoo Pokémon Go update!The three-step bug was an issue that meant the 'nearby' section of the game permanently showed three paw prints instead of changing as you got nearer or farther.

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The biggest feature missing from Pokemon Go is communication from the developers

Posted 08/01 23:29 in Gaming | 0comments

The biggest feature missing from Pokemon Go is communication from the developers

When Pokemon Go launched, the tracker displayed all nearby Pokemon, with those furthest from players shown with three pawprints underneath them, and those closest shown with one or zero pawprints.And then came Pokemon Go’s update 0.

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Articuno may be Pokemon Go's first legendary

Posted 08/02 12:26 in Gaming | 0comments

Articuno may be Pokemon Go's first legendary

There are several images and videos of an Articuno legendary in Pokemon Go and boy are the community losing their shit.and i'll be darned - it was right there in my pokedex!

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Pokemon Go explains latest update and why it made Pokemon harder to find

Posted 08/02 17:29 in Gaming | 0comments

Pokemon Go explains latest update and why it made Pokemon harder to find

The company made a post to the official Pokemon Go Facebook page earlier today, which explains the removal of game features and the shutdown of third-party websites like PokeVision.The original feature, although enjoyed by many, was also confusing and did not meet our underlying product goals.

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Pokemon Go's first Articuno seems legit, but the devs say it didn't come from them

Posted 08/02 22:50 in Gaming | 0comments

Pokemon Go's first Articuno seems legit, but the devs say it didn't come from them

So much so that Kaitlyn Covey, who claimed to receive the Pokemon as a gift from developer Niantic Labs, held a Twitch stream to prove it was legit.Then there was the email Covey supposedly received from Niantic, which spelled Articuno as "Articundo.

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Pokevision's creator asks Niantic to listen to Pokemon Go fans

Posted 08/03 13:22 in Gaming | 0comments

Pokevision's creator asks Niantic to listen to Pokemon Go fans

We all miss the Pokemon Go tracking service Pokevision.After the service's requested closure by Niantic last week - and the subsequent Pokemon Go app update removing distance altogether - Pokevision creator Yang Liu has written an impassioned open letter to the studio asking it to listen to the fans.

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Pokemon Go says ArticuNO and takes legendaries away from players who got them early

Posted 08/03 20:30 in Gaming | 0comments

Pokemon Go says ArticuNO and takes legendaries away from players who got them early

Alright, so two things: 1) those Pokemon Go players who claimed they got an Articuno were telling the truth, at least about having the Pokemon and 2) they don't have them any more.Developer Niantic Labs told IGN that it plucked the legendary bird from a few player accounts who were never supposed to have them in the first place.

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Pokemon Go causes Olympic athlete to accidentally rack up $5,000 phone bill

Posted 08/03 21:54 in Gaming | 0comments

Pokemon Go causes Olympic athlete to accidentally rack up $5,000 phone bill

We've all had that moment where we realize we should've paid more attention to the fine details in the various contracts we sign.For most of us, it results in a slight feeling of embarrassment, and maybe a small fee.

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Pokemon Go has made $160 million in less than 30 days and people use it more than Facebook

Posted 08/04 11:21 in Gaming | 0comments

Pokemon Go has made $160 million in less than 30 days and people use it more than Facebook

Who'd have thought it, but Pokemon Go is doing rather well when it comes to the old microtransactions.Analytics firm Sensor Tower has been keeping track of the stats and despite no availability of the app in China or Brazil, global app revenue has now passed $160 million.

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Pokemon Go's battery saver mode is coming back to iOS soon, weep no more for your dying phone

Posted 08/04 16:39 in Gaming | 0comments

Pokemon Go's battery saver mode is coming back to iOS soon, weep no more for your dying phone

While plenty of Pokemon Go players were upset about update 0.31's removal of the tracking system, another sub-set of fans were voicing their displeasure at the removal of Battery Saver mode on iOS.

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94% of Pokemon Go players think the missing tracker is vital to the experience

Posted 08/04 19:02 in Gaming | 0comments

94% of Pokemon Go players think the missing tracker is vital to the experience

It's pretty conclusive: you want to hunt Pokemon, not just find them lying about the place.In a recent poll we conducted a near unanimous 94% of you voted that the tracker was a vital part of the Pokemon Go experience.

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You're not getting worse, a Pokemon Go bug is increasing the odds of escape

Posted 08/05 12:01 in Gaming | 0comments

You're not getting worse, a Pokemon Go bug is increasing the odds of escape

It's still got people spending more time on it than Facebook but Pokemon Go is having a few problems.If you'd noticed that it's now significantly harder to keep Pokemon in their Pokeballs, don't worry, you're not getting worse.

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Pokemon Go guide for advanced players

Posted 08/05 15:57 in Gaming | 0comments

Pokemon Go guide for advanced players

You want to be the best there ever was, don't you?Well here's our Pokemon Go guide for advanced players.

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Pokemon Go developer CEO says sites like PokeVision 'hurt' the game and team

Posted 08/05 19:44 in Gaming | 0comments

Pokemon Go developer CEO says sites like PokeVision 'hurt' the game and team

The shutdown of unofficial, third-party Pokemon Go sites like PokeVision (which allowed players to pinpoint Pokemon locations) was a real bummer to any who utilized their service.Company CEO John Hanke wrote in a blog post this week that third-party sites and apps were hurting both the quality of the game and the team's ability to work on it.

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Iran is the first country to ban Pokemon Go over 'security concerns'

Posted 08/08 11:29 in Gaming | 0comments

Iran is the first country to ban Pokemon Go over 'security concerns'

Unfortunately no one in Iran is going to be able to finish their Pokedex.It's the first country in the world to issue an official ban of Pokemon Go.

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Yet more useful fan sites are Pokemon Go-ing offline

Posted 08/08 17:54 in Gaming | 0comments

Yet more useful fan sites are Pokemon Go-ing offline

Another community-made Pokemon Go service bites the dust.The creator of PokeAdvisor, a tracking tool which let users see stat-tracking leaderboards and even the Individual Values of each of their Pokemon, posted the following Tweet late last night.

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Pokemon Go's testing a new tracker but not everyone's getting it yet

Posted 08/09 12:31 in Gaming | 0comments

Pokemon Go's testing a new tracker but not everyone's getting it yet

There's a catch, though: not everyone has the new option.For most people there's just a 'sightings' option showing whatever's nearby.

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Pokemon Go is banning players who used third-party apps and sites

Posted 08/18 16:47 in Gaming | 0comments

Pokemon Go is banning players who used third-party apps and sites

If you've ever done anything with your Pokemon Go account aside from actually playing the game, you might want to check your inbox.A ban wave has come crashing over the shores of Pokemon Go land and Niantic is sending out emails to users who have had their accounts terminated.

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Pokemon Go will have a real pokeball to throw if this Kickstarter has its way

Posted 08/23 17:19 in Gaming | 0comments

Pokemon Go will have a real pokeball to throw if this Kickstarter has its way

Simply referred to as "the trainer ball," the device has three primary functions.IN ORDER FOR THIS PRODUCT TO GO TO MARKET, WE WILL NEED TO FINISH AN AGREEMENT WITH A LICENSED PARTY OF THE APPLICATION.

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