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Pokemon Go

Pandemic-era distance changes for Pokemon Go are here to stay

The new base limit is 80 meters (262 feet), the distance Niantic introduced at the start of the pandemic

29 Aug 2021 1:00 PM

Google’s new AR camera tool will help you maintain social distance

As the lockdown is all but over in non-containment zones, it’s up to you to keep safe.

30 May 2020 8:05 PM

Video game sales in March surged to USD 10 billion as lockdown stoked enthusiasm for gaming

Console and PC games are popular in Europe and North America where curbs on going out were ramped up in March due to the pandemic

23 Apr 2020 5:58 PM

Pokemon Go made about USD 900 million in 2019

The amount exceeds the sale amount even from its initial launch.

13 Jan 2020 8:02 AM

Man stops car in the middle of a highway to catch Pokemon

The man reportedly had eight smartphones in his possession to play the game.

18 Aug 2019 10:59 AM


Gotta catch 'em snores: Pokemon sleep app to launch next year

At the event, Kyoto-based Nintendo Co Ltd said it was developing a sleep-tracking successor to its Pokemon Go Plus device.

30 May 2019 1:21 PM

Nintendo shares jump after Tencent wins key China Switch sales approval

Gaming industry leader Tencent is trying to recover from a lengthy game approval freeze in China last year.

20 Apr 2019 11:01 AM

Soon, change your Pokémon GO team at a cost

A player will be able to switch the team only once a year, which means you have to be very sure about which team you want.

24 Feb 2019 11:55 AM

Pokémon Go to undergo tweaks to settle lawsuit by neighbours

Niantic will consider complaints received through its website for gamers who trespass.

18 Feb 2019 11:44 AM

Top 4 mobile games worth checking out

Here are some mobile games worth checking out as 2018 draws to a close.

21 Dec 2018 12:59 AM


How is Augmented Reality transforming surveillance and security functions

AR has lately emerged as the most transformative technology for surveillance and security functions after AI and Video Analytics.

25 Jul 2018 4:19 PM

Pokemon Go maker Niantic plans to build AR maps with users' help

Niantic plans to map the world in 3D with its players’ help.

09 May 2018 8:34 PM

‘Spyware’ apps in your phone pose a big risk

This isn’t the first time apps have rung alarm bells in security circles.

06 Feb 2018 1:22 AM

Pokemon Go will be introducing 23 new Pokemon

This decision seems to be more of an attempt to secure the game’s position amongst the other AR contemporaries.

24 Jan 2018 6:04 PM

Pokémon Go fans can't play the game on older iPhones

Gaming Company might stop support for the phones from iPhone 5 and below.

12 Jan 2018 12:21 PM


Pokemon Go may help people who struggle socially: study

As modern video games become more popular, it's important to understand how individual personality traits influence behaviour.

13 Dec 2017 5:53 PM

Pokemon GO turns one

It’s definitely an exciting time for fans who enjoy and stuck on to the game till date.

26 Jul 2017 12:17 AM

Chicago festival to mark Pokemon Go anniversary goes awry

Pokemon Go has been downloaded 750 million times.

23 Jul 2017 5:45 PM

Pokemon Go is back from the dead

Pokemon Go managed to climb its way back on the sixth spot of the top grossing iOS apps in US.

28 Jun 2017 12:19 PM

Blogger gets convicted for playing Pokemon Go in church

Sokolovsky's behavior and his anti-religious videos manifested his "disrespect for society," Judge Yekaterina Shoponyak said.

12 May 2017 2:26 PM