The seeds of Pokemon Go were first planted with an April Fools’ joke. It was 2014, and Google’s Niantic Inc., the studio behind augmented reality Android game Ingress, got a glimpse at what a Pokemon game may look like if AR technology was many years more advanced than it is today.
News, tips, and tricks direct from the Android team.
Android is the customisable, easy-to-use operating system that powers more than a billion devices across the globe – from phones and tablets to watches, TV, cars and more to come. Hail a taxi, find a recipe, run through a temple – Google Play has all the apps and games that let you make your Android device uniquely yours. Follow @android on Twitter for latest updates.
Pokémon Go has kept players rapt since it launched on July 6 — at least, players in those countries lucky enough to already have the game. Several major regions are left in wait, anxiety building within Pokémon fans worldwide who can do nothing but hope that today is the day.
Pokemon Go, as one of the most popular mobile games ever released, is a fascinating test case for observing just how taxing a single app can be for an entire network’s performance.
Pokemon Go is a little more than a week old, but its rise to the top of App Store charts has prompted a surge in cottage industries. Here are 34 Essential Tips For Pokemon Go That Many People Don’t Know Yet.
The beauty of technology isn’t just doing more stuff–it’s doing stuff quickly. Whether you want to call a specific contact with one tap, keep your phone unlocked when you’re at home or work, launch the camera in a flash to quickly capture the perfect moment, or search for an app while in a rush, here are some of the best shortcuts built into Android that you’re probably not using.
Modern Android phones are incredibly fast and capable little pocket computers… until they aren’t. Here are a few tips for keeping your phone or tablet running in tip-top shape.