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DJ Hardwell Plays Pokémon Theme at Ultra Europe 2016

DJ Hardwell surprised concert goers by playing the theme song form the Pokémon cartoon. What other big names are getting in on the Pokémon craze?

Pokémon GO now Available in Canada!

According to the official Niantic Pokémon GO blog, Canadian residents can now download and play Pokémon GO on iPhone and Android mobiles!

Poodle Corp Claims DDOS Attack on Pokémon GO

On the morning of July 16, 2016 Niantic servers had an outage, was it Poodle Corp? https://twitter.com/PoodleCorp/status/754298236093857792?s=09 Doubtful, but with their threat of more to come and then another outage this afternoon… who knows!  Is it nefarious or just systems having a hard time coping with the games outrageous popularity?

Pokémon GO now avialble in Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Greece, Greenland, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, and Switzerland

According to today’s press release, citizens in twenty-six more countries can start catching Pokémon! Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Greece, Greenland, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, and Switzerland now have the app available through official app stores!

Two Idiots Arrested for Breaking Into a Zoo for Pokémon

Forgive my harsh tone, but these two (and anyone else breaking and entering) for a mobile game need to reevaluate not just their current priorities, but also some major life decisions.  Zoos are a popular place for Pokémon GO players to visit, the problem is that folks like Robin Bartholomy and Adrian Crawford broke the law by breaking into the Toledo Zoo in Ohio.  Don’t let these bad apples spoil

Small Local Business Capitalize on Pokémon GO

A great article by Walter Chen titled “Pokemon Go Is Driving Insane Amounts of Sales at Small, Local Businesses. Here’s How It Works” published on Inc helps local business navigate the marketing frenzy surrounding the Pokémon GO craze.  You need to read this article, then do a little in-game research and interact with players to leverage the momentum of this new app to bring in new customers! A local business in

How Are Workplaces Adapting to Pokémon GO?

In the Inc.com article Pokémon Go Comes to the Workplace, Tess Townsend talks about how employees of businesses big and small are getting distracted by Pokémon GO.  The game has affected people in offices, retail shops, and all sorts of transportation services.  But for the most part it has not detracted from people’s work quality or output, and has added a new form of camaraderie around the workplace.

UK Trainers, the wait is over. Pokémon GO is now officially available to be installed from Google Pl...

UK Trainers, the wait is over. Pokémon GO is now officially available to be installed from Google Play or iTunes. Like our official Pokémon GO Facebook page to receive future notifications of updates and announcements. Original Post