Tag: Niantic

Niantic collected Wizards Unite location data even when users not playing

While we probably have a lot of goodwill towards Niantic for bringing us addictive games like Pokemon Go and Harry Potter Wizards Unite, they...

Niantic Wayfarer to make it easier to nominate portals, Pokéstops, gyms

If you’ve been pretty frustrated with how Niantic keeps ignoring your suggestions for Pokéstops since they don’t really have a good system for that,...
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Xiaomi, Redmi phone owners getting banned from Pokemon GO

What's going on here? After a recent software update, Xiaomi smartphone owners are complaining they've been banned on Pokemon GO. Believe it or not,...

Wizards Unite will let you sync steps to fitness app soon

One of the things that we like about games like Pokemon Go and Wizards Unite is that we are “forced” to walk more than...

Niantic’s first app, Field Trip, will not be taking any more trips

Back when Niantic Labs was still an internal start-up at Google, the first app that they developed was called Field Trip. It was a...

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite now available in 148 countries

If you’ve noticed over the weekend that a lot of people were walking around with their phones even more than usual and using their...

Niantic acquires London-based AR gaming company Sensible Object

As the world eagerly awaits the official and wider rollout of the Harry Potter Wizards Unite game, it looks like the company that created...

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite still has no release date (but gameplay unveiled)

It looks like we’re finally getting closer and closer to an actual release date for the much-awaited AR game Harry Potter: Wizards Unite. But...

Pokémon Go will now let Trainers switch to another team

When you start playing Pokémon Go, the team you chose to join will be your team forever. Well, at least until now. The latest...

Niantic to get $200 million in funding, Samsung included in investors

Software company Niantic, most famous for creating Pokémon Go, is not content with just being a unicorn or a billion dollar company. It looks...

Samsung to reportedly invest millions in Niantic for exclusive games

Samsung has been looking for new things that will make its smartphones stand out in an over-saturated market. With a recent partnership with Epic...

Niantic: Cheaters will get three strikes before account ban

It might be a surprise to some, but there are still a lot of people who play Pokemon GO. If you remember correctly, Niantic...

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