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Why the Pokemon-McDonald's deal in Japan could be big

Fast food restaurants were expected to be advertised as places where people were guaranteed to find Pokemon , or as "gyms" where players can train up their c...


The wait is over for "Pokemon Go" fans in Japan

The hospital has been putting out lures to attract Pokemon to their Children's Center, and also has two pokestops as well as a gym where players can battle. Nin...


'Pokémon Go' Cheat Shows the Exact Locations of Pokemon on Google Maps

I'm sure by now, I don't have to explain to you what Pokemon Go is, right? Image: A woman uses a portable battery pack to charge her phone while playing the a...


Google Cultural Institute adds Indian art, VR tour

Similar to how Google Photos works, you can search for anything - like "shoes " or "all things gold ", notes Google in its announcement of the new rel...


Hating on Hillary: GOP convention down and dirty

The reason, Perry said: "The president of the United States doesn't care about the veterans of this country". He has been at the Republican National Conventio...


Reus voted as cover star for Federation Internationale de Football Association 17

Reus was also recently named captain of Dortmund, and will be wearing the captains armband in the coming season. The FIFA games may not be for everyone, and...


Pokemon GO Update Fixes Google Account Issue And More

The reason is because Pokemon Go doesn't even try to enter an HTTP request to validate the player's attempt to log in. Similar Web reported that more Am...


Meizu MX6 launched: Brings deca-core performance to the mid-range category

Meizu is known for making some fantastic devices at low prices in the Chinese market, and now the company has announced a new device called the MX6. The Meiz...


UK MPs Threaten BT Break-Up Over Openreach Under-Investment

BT said it was disappointing to be criticised after having invested more than GBP 1 billion a year in infrastructure when the United Kingdom was emerging from...


Kim Kardashian outs Taylor Swift, releases phone recording on Snapchat

She would later express her outrage over the lyrics and the accompanying video, in which West is shown lying naked on a bed surrounded by unclothed, wax repro...


GOP Rep. Steve King asks how minorities gave to civilization

Craig continued, "You have a congressman who has a very extensive history of borderline racist comments , and he's stepping out of the racist closet and saying...


Pokemon GO will continue to evolve with trading and new features

While he didn't really go into specifics, he did say that now Pokestops and Gyms exist in their most basic versions. While walking, watch smartphone map for w...


Samsung Galaxy Note 7 USB-C Upgrade Confirmed?

We advise our readers to take the rumors about Samsung Galaxy S8 release date and specs with a big grain of salt as nothing yet has been announced by the smart...


Microsoft's Azure cloud revenue doubles, but phone sales plummet

That was far better than the $3.2bn loss for the same period previous year when Microsoft booked hefty charges on writing down the value of mobile phone asset...


Less Than 10% Of iPhone Owners Plan To Upgrade This Year

There have been speculations about Apple launching not two but three variants of the upcoming iPhone 7 this year. This means that the majority is not interested...


Microsoft revenue rises as Azure cloud platform continues to grow

Microsoft closed out its fiscal year with a 38 percent rise in profit to US$16.8 billion. As this chart from Statista shows, as long as its growth continues at...


Trump speechwriter admits mistake in Melania Trump speech

It comes a day after Trump was official confirmed as the party's presidential nominee. Trump had stayed silent throughout Tuesday after the speech Monday nigh...


Getting Around in Pokemon Go

PokeStops in Pokemon Go are places of interest or other hotspots in your actual community. As a result, players were often more than happy to let this newcomer ...


Microsoft admits Windows 10 adoption is a huge disappointment

So far the Redmond giant has enjoyed a massive success; Windows 10 is now installed on over 350 million devices worldwide, giving it the highest rate of a...


SwiftKey launches Swiftmoji keyboard to help you find that ideal emoji

Apparently you'll also be able to "EMOJI STORM" your contacts, too. The app - cunningly titled " Swiftmoji " - is a separate download from the main SwiftKey a...


As PCs decline, Microsoft betting its future on the cloud

Earnings were higher than anticipated. This was also an improvement over previous year earnings per share of 62 cents and revenue of $22.18 billion. In the Q4...


Apple Releases Second Public Beta of macOS 10.12 Sierra [Download]

Early this month, Pangu teased after months of silence the coming of the iOS 10 jailbreak. For a full list of new features, check out our iOS 10 release dat...


Trump says VP can unify party

Roughly three in four registered voters claim that having Pence on the ticket will not influence their likelihood of voting for Trump for president. Crooked H...


Microsoft Q4 strong, Office 365 consumer subscriptions top 23 million

CEO Satya Nadella said in a prepared statement that the a year ago has been pivotal in both the company's transformation and in its partnering with customers wh...


GOP Sen. Jeff Flake: Prison for Clinton is 'jumping the shark'

United for a night, Republicans nominated Donald Trump Tuesday night as their presidential standard-bearer, capping the billionaire businessman's takeover of th...


Garry Marshall, 'Happy Days' creator and 'Pretty Woman' director dies at 81

In a statement his representative said, "Marshall suffered from "complications of pneumonia following a stroke at a hospital in Burbank, California", reports ...


Nicklaus hails the battle of Stenson and Mickelson

In his previous 10 second-place finishes, had he shot 65 in the final round, he would have won seven and been in a play-off in the other three. He also recall...


Microsoft Won't Get to 1 Billion Windows 10 Device Goal in 2018

The Anniversary Upgrade includes Windows Ink, an enhanced security update as well as enhancements to Cortana and Edge . As part of the announcement, Microso...


Pokemon Go pushes Nintendo's share price past Sony

Nintendo Co Ltd yesterday shot past Sony Corp in market value after shares in the video game giant more than doubled following the release of its wildly popu...


Taylor Swift Kanye West Phone Call: West is the One Lying

Honestly, I don't think I've ever fully trusted Taylor Swift. Taylor was never made aware of the actual lyric, "I made that bitch famous". Shortly after the...


Apple Pay lands in France

Payments using Apple Pay are limited to €300, accordion to Caisse d'Epargne . In Hong Kong , Apple Pay is supported with Visa , MasterCard , and American ...


Apple Inc. (AAPL) iPhone 7 Leak Confirms Biggest Problem With Device

So, the iPhone models in the images with markings lead to suspicion whether it's true. To increase the longevity of its mobile devices, Apple will be incorp...


Stream could be Microsoft's answer to YouTube but only for business users

Practical uses for using video services in a company range from trainings to internal communications between employees in real-time. This morning, Microsoft a...


Playboy Playmate Slammed After Body-Shaming Naked Gym Goer

These were followed by a host of Twitter messages from others slamming the model for her behavior. Greuling said that using cellphones to take photos in t...


Pokémon Go mania helps double Nintendo's market cap

The shares surged more than 14 percent to end at ¥31,770 (US$299.80), up by 120 percent from their July 6 close. That put Nintendo's market capitalisation at ...