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Google Maps Is Taken Over By Pokémon In April Fools' Prank

Huffington Post - 31 Mar 2014
In order to find the best Pokémon master, Google has developed a Pokémon Challenge that is what it calls "the most rigorous test known to man." So how does it work? Google has added hidden Pokémon throughout the latest version of Google Maps, and to ...
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Pokémon GO still appeals

Batesville Herald Tribune - 14 Aug 2017
William Allen, Batesville, describes the game, which functions on a Google Maps type of style. "You open up the game and there's a basic terrain in front of you," sometimes with buildings, roads and bodies of water. "You wander around and Pokémon will ...
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Google Maps now has a 'Catching Pokémon' feature in Timeline

The Next Web - 05 Sep 2016
That's right. As noticed by Redditor GoldLeader272, you can now indicate in Maps when and where you've been playing Pokémon Go by selecting the newly added 'catching Pokémon' option. To access the feature, open the menu in Maps and head to 'Your ...
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Pokemon Go has finally landed in Asia's third biggest gaming market

Business Insider - 24 Jan 2017
SEOUL (Reuters) - Nintendo Co's smash hit Pokemon Go was finally released in South Korea on Tuesday, six months after it was released elsewhere in the world. The game relies on Google Maps to work but in most of South Korea those functions have been ...
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Games – Pokémon GO vai receber Mewtwo em breve

Portal Bragança Notícias - 16 Aug 2017
De acordo com datamine anteriores, o convite vai conter informações como foto, data e horário do evento e até mesmo coordenadas do Google Maps. Vale lembrar que recentemente Mewtwo sofreu um “nerf” diminuindo o seu CP máximo de 4760 para ...
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Ms. Pac-Man in Google Maps is today's best time-waster

Polygon - 31 Mar 2017
We tried starting the game multiple times, and Google Maps sent us all around the globe: Mexico City, Tokyo, Phoenix, Chicago's Wrigley Field and the Plaça de la Sagrada Família in Barcelona. It will all be familiar to anyone who has ever played a Pac ...
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Niantic Surveillance Agency - 19 Jul 2016
On 16 July 2016, Facebook user Chuck DeJarnett published the above-reproduced claim that the popular augmented reality game Pokemon Go is a trojan horse designed to mobilize users to populate Google Maps by uploading video views of their homes, ...
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Google Maps Glitch Sends Tourists to the Wrong Norwegian Town

Smithsonian - 09 May 2017
Another glitch turned a Korean fishing town into a mecca for Pokémon Go players, Motherboard's Madison Margolin writes. And Google Maps has even misidentified the location of Mount Rushmore for years, Rapid City Journal's Jim Holland reports.
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This map can show the exact location of every pokémon around you

The Verge - 19 Jul 2016
If you get through that process, what you'll find is a Google Map that basically offers a bird's-eye view of every nearby pokémon, pokéstop, and gym. With a bit of code, you can tell the map to filter by specific pokémon or pokéstops that include the ...
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'Pokémon GO' Missed An Obvious April Fool's Day Joke Opportunity

Forbes - 01 Apr 2017
With that said, there's a bit of interesting history here when it comes to Pokémon GO, which actually started out as an April Fool's Day joke. Google, king of all April Fool's Day goofs, had “Pokémon Challenge” be its Google Maps joke back in 2014 ...

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