Tag "iOS"

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. But according to developer Niantic, it was a necessary decision to make. Company

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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. While there’s no word on when tracking

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

Much hubbub has been raised about Pokemon Go’s first sighting of the legendary bird, Articuno. 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

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

Pokemon Go players, rejoice. Developer Niantic Labs has finally broken its silence on the state of the game. The company made a post to the official Pokemon Go Facebook page earlier today, which explains the removal of game features and

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

Pokemon Go is one of the most popular smartphone games ever released. Within mere hours of its debut, it amassed a following that crushed its competitors (even outranking Twitter and Clash Royale for a brief time), spawned countless memes, and

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Pokemon Go won’t tell you how much CP potential your Pokemon has – but this calculator will

Pop quiz, hotshot. You’ve got two Pokemon of roughly equal strength in your Pokemon Go collection, but only enough candy to evolve one of them. How do you pick which one to evolve and which to save (or send to

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Nobody knows where Ditto is in Pokemon Go

Pokemon Go has been available for a few weeks now, and in that time we’ve seen players accomplish a lot. One man caught ’em all – or at least, all the ones he can catch – while another player reached

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The professor is retired, but Lady Layton is ready to solve puzzles in 2017

In case you hadn’t heard, the next Professor Layton game won’t be starring the titular professor. Today, we finally found out who the next game will feature: his daughter, Katrielle (or “Kat” for short). A “Professor Ladyton,” if you will.

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Someone’s reached Pokemon Go’s level 40 cap – but used a bot to get there

While some of us are still struggling to ascend beyond level 20 in Pokemon Go (cough, cough, me, cough), others have reached the current summit of trainer fitness. Which is to say that Pokemon Go player Luca, Reddit name _problemz,

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