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The Irish Times
Where the real and fictional worlds meetBonnie Falls, like me, studied English literature at university and was at the
Where the real and fictional worlds meet
The Irish Times / Posted 12 minutes ago
Bonnie Falls, like me, studied English literature at university and was at the same time trying to write; she “began to see the real world in terms of narrative; she saw stories and symbolism everywhere”. Bonnie finds this confusing and disturbing –... Read more
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The Express-Times
Lafayette College researchers have good news for grandmawas asked, "Where is Rachel?" She pointed to the bag with the iPad in it. "As
Lafayette College researchers have good news for grandma
The Express-Times / Posted 22 minutes ago
was asked, "Where is Rachel?" She pointed to the bag with the iPad in it. "As adults we take for granted pictures exist in the real world," Myers said. "Kids are really struggling with that." Lafayette students assisted Myers in the study and now... Read more
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TEAMTalk
'Martial No 9 row shows Zlatan's sway at Man Utd'for one or two years so Martial will just have to suck it up if he’s so upset.
'Martial No 9 row shows Zlatan's sway at Man Utd'
TEAMTalk / Posted 27 minutes ago
for one or two years so Martial will just have to suck it up if he’s so upset. Either way he should take it like a man. In the real world we understand things don’t always go to a perfect plan. Martial plays on our left wing anyway so it makes... Read more
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Gulf News
Pokemon Go signals how Big Tech is taking over the worldIt will change reality itself.AR is in a way even more interesting than virtual
Pokemon Go signals how Big Tech is taking over the world
Gulf News / Posted an hour ago
It will change reality itself.AR is in a way even more interesting than virtual reality (VR), as it doesn't replace the real world with a simulated one, but is rather a sophisticated combination of both. AR integrates the digital into the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Conservationists Should Worry About 'Pokémon Go'biodiversity. But nature conservationists should be asking if chasing make-beli
Why Conservationists Should Worry About 'Pokémon Go'
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
biodiversity. But nature conservationists should be asking if chasing make-believe creatures means anything for species in the real world. Part of the fun is encountering all the different kinds of Pokémon. Each of these has unique characteristics... Read more
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SUR in English
Pok�mon Go fever strikes Costa del Sol. Surinenglish.comPlayers have to ‘catch’ Pok�mon characters on a new mobile version of the old N
Pok�mon Go fever strikes Costa del Sol. Surinenglish.com
SUR in English / Posted an hour ago
Players have to ‘catch’ Pok�mon characters on a new mobile version of the old Nintendo game; this time it is set in the real world. But you might be asking yourself why the app has become so successful. There are three main reasons why: the... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Plan for raises sounds fishyto dream of a scenario where my teachers would let me determine my own grade. A
Plan for raises sounds fishy
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 hours ago
to dream of a scenario where my teachers would let me determine my own grade. Alas, I quickly figured out that I reside in the real world where my teachers would rate my performance and later that bosses would determine my compensation. So it was... Read more
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PC Advisor
Pokémon Go hits Japan as US player catches them all(see below for more details on that). John Hanke, founder of Niantic, said: "F
Pokémon Go hits Japan as US player catches them all
PC Advisor / Posted 2 hours ago
(see below for more details on that). John Hanke, founder of Niantic, said: "For the first time, Pokémon will roam free in the real world. Pokémon GO will allow players to capture Pokémon who inhabit parks, shopping areas, sidewalks and the... Read more
2h
Football365
Two million quid is not cheap; it's obscenedon’t know, do you? Of course you don’t. I sodding well don’t know, either. Bu
Two million quid is not cheap; it's obscene
Football365 / Posted 2 hours ago
don’t know, do you? Of course you don’t. I sodding well don’t know, either. But I do know it’s a hell of a lot of money in the real world. Yet I know it’s nothing in the football world. However, football still exists in the real world, even though... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Pokemon Go gets big Comic-Con welcomethe global popularity of the game, which incorporates colourful animated creatu
Pokemon Go gets big Comic-Con welcome
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 hours ago
the global popularity of the game, which incorporates colourful animated creatures from Nintendo's Pokémon universe into the real world using augmented reality (AR) and Google mapping technology, had been “mind-blowing.” The game, released on 6... Read more
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Newser
The Attacker in France Had a Secret Life as a Salsa Danceryou need to know, bright and early. France Attacker Had Salsa-Dancing Secret L
The Attacker in France Had a Secret Life as a Salsa Dancer
Newser / Posted 2 hours ago
you need to know, bright and early. France Attacker Had Salsa-Dancing Secret Life Psychiatrist says he 'wasn't living in the real world' France Attacker Had Salsa-Dancing Secret Life is... Get the 8@8: The eight stories you need to know, bright... Read more
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Junkee
The Case Against 'Dumbledoring': It's Time For Real LGBTIQ Representationit merely hinted at (if that). In fact, this practice comes direct from a long
The Case Against 'Dumbledoring': It's Time For Real LGBTIQ Representation
Junkee / Posted 3 hours ago
it merely hinted at (if that). In fact, this practice comes direct from a long and harmful history of this happening in the real world. So much of the popular narrative for an LGBTIQ person is about exposure — about coming out. Considering... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Artistic Collaborations, Hi-Tech Define Ubumuntu Arts Festivalwe think they have no issues, but with the emergence of social media they also
Artistic Collaborations, Hi-Tech Define Ubumuntu Arts Festival
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
we think they have no issues, but with the emergence of social media they also belong to another world. So one foot is in the real world while another foot is into this virtual world, and we never know what is going on in this other world. You... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Drunken driver crashed playing Pok�monenin the Herald, the game uses a technology called augmented reality which projec
Drunken driver crashed playing Pok�monen
Rutland Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
in the Herald, the game uses a technology called augmented reality which projects digital aspects of the game into the real world via smartphone camera. It uses the smartphone's GPS and camera to send players on a virtual scavenger hunt in... Read more
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HITC Sport
Chris Froome's Tour de France win puts him among greatsfinishing under unprecedented security on the Champs Élysées. Froome taking to
Chris Froome's Tour de France win puts him among greats
HITC Sport / Posted 4 hours ago
finishing under unprecedented security on the Champs Élysées. Froome taking to his feet on Mont Ventoux was a sideshow; in the real world, France is on its knees. Froome and Tom Dumoulin deserve praise for the things they said on 15 July, so too... Read more
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CNET
Like Pokemon Go? You'll like these games, toomonsters? Hunt ghosts for a change! That's the goal of SpecTrek, which operates
Like Pokemon Go? You'll like these games, too
CNET / Posted 5 hours ago
monsters? Hunt ghosts for a change! That's the goal of SpecTrek, which operates very similarly to Pokemon Go -- move around the real world to catch 'em all -- but with ghosts as your prey. When you hold your phone parallel to the ground, you see a... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Godzilla penalty video, Messi hair, Mourinho pokemon, Ronaldo airportit’s actually not that difficult to believe. The game, which has its users catc
Godzilla penalty video, Messi hair, Mourinho pokemon, Ronaldo airport
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 5 hours ago
it’s actually not that difficult to believe. The game, which has its users catching virtual creatures on their phones in the real world, has taken the football world by storm. One team in Finland incorporated the game into a goal celebration,... Read more
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Mashable
'Ugly Instagram' is the only good thing left on the interneta rebellious place, some of the accounts it hosts offer a much needed respite f
'Ugly Instagram' is the only good thing left on the internet
Mashable / Posted 5 hours ago
a rebellious place, some of the accounts it hosts offer a much needed respite from #unfiltered nights in Cinque Terre. The real world is still plenty ugly, after all. People are still dumping mattresses on the street and a few intrepid... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Gotta catch ‘em alla gladiator-type battle arena. So what sets the mobile app apart from previous
Gotta catch ‘em all
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 5 hours ago
a gladiator-type battle arena. So what sets the mobile app apart from previous incarnations of the game? Interaction with the real world. Instead of Pokemon being hidden about on a programmed digital map in a cartridge, the app makes them appear... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Hollow Rock campers strive for ‘holiness’"It makes a big impact on everybody's life when they come to Hollow Rock," he s
Hollow Rock campers strive for ‘holiness’
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 5 hours ago
"It makes a big impact on everybody's life when they come to Hollow Rock," he said. "It's the environment. It's not like the real world. It's like a little society." Burge, who stays in the Eckleberry Hall boys dorm, said his goal from his camp... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
‘Pokemon GO’ went from prank to phenomenon How the game caught onthis involves smartphone cameras and GPS technology that can project cute and c
‘Pokemon GO’ went from prank to phenomenon How the game caught on
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 6 hours ago
this involves smartphone cameras and GPS technology that can project cute and creepy “pocket monsters,” or Pokemon, into the real world, at least as viewed through a phone’s screen. It helped that Niantic had already built a technological... Read more
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News.com.au
Fed-up council seeks to remove Pokestopstechnology, but keep in mind that ‘I spotted a rare Pokemon’ is unlikely to be
Fed-up council seeks to remove Pokestops
News.com.au / Posted 6 hours ago
technology, but keep in mind that ‘I spotted a rare Pokemon’ is unlikely to be a lawful defence if you get into trouble in the real world.” Ms Aldersea said attempting to catch Pokemon could have very serious, real world consequences for Pokemon... Read more
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Perth Now
Fed-up council seeks to remove Pokestopstechnology, but keep in mind that ‘I spotted a rare Pokemon’ is unlikely to be
Fed-up council seeks to remove Pokestops
Perth Now / Posted 6 hours ago
technology, but keep in mind that ‘I spotted a rare Pokemon’ is unlikely to be a lawful defence if you get into trouble in the real world.” Ms Aldersea said attempting to catch Pokemon could have very serious, real world consequences for Pokemon... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Fed-up council seeks to remove Pokestopstechnology, but keep in mind that ‘I spotted a rare Pokemon’ is unlikely to be
Fed-up council seeks to remove Pokestops
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 hours ago
technology, but keep in mind that ‘I spotted a rare Pokemon’ is unlikely to be a lawful defence if you get into trouble in the real world.” Ms Aldersea said attempting to catch Pokemon could have very serious, real world consequences for Pokemon... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Video Game Reviewcame to life 20 years ago – because the game itself is kind of a mess. The pre
Video Game Review
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 7 hours ago
came to life 20 years ago – because the game itself is kind of a mess. The premise is irresistible: Pokemon burst into the real world. While you walk around your neighborhood, the little guys pop up on a map on your phone. When you tap a... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Fed-up council seeks to remove Pokestopstechnology, but keep in mind that ‘I spotted a rare Pokemon’ is unlikely to be
Fed-up council seeks to remove Pokestops
Adelaide Now / Posted 7 hours ago
technology, but keep in mind that ‘I spotted a rare Pokemon’ is unlikely to be a lawful defence if you get into trouble in the real world.” Ms Aldersea said attempting to catch Pokemon could have very serious, real world consequences for Pokemon... Read more
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Herald Sun
Fed-up council seeks to remove Pokestopstechnology, but keep in mind that ‘I spotted a rare Pokemon’ is unlikely to be
Fed-up council seeks to remove Pokestops
Herald Sun / Posted 7 hours ago
technology, but keep in mind that ‘I spotted a rare Pokemon’ is unlikely to be a lawful defence if you get into trouble in the real world.” Ms Aldersea said attempting to catch Pokemon could have very serious, real world consequences for Pokemon... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Rosemary McLeod: World away from mayhemNovember, Hillary Clinton. You can either cringe at the goofiness of it, or ce
Rosemary McLeod: World away from mayhem
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
November, Hillary Clinton. You can either cringe at the goofiness of it, or celebrate the memory of how out of touch with the real world we're lucky enough to be. I mean, did she want to double Clinton on her handlebars? Meanwhile, former Prime... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Hamilton County schools' inclusion rate for special needs students trails national, state averagesthe inclusion model, as national research and her own experience show it helps
Hamilton County schools' inclusion rate for special needs students trails national, state averages
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 hours ago
the inclusion model, as national research and her own experience show it helps all students develop and prepares them for the real world, teaching kids about diversity. As the instructors helped with math practice, some students added up numbers... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Years before truck rampage, Nice attacker wasn’t ‘living in the real world’in the Tunisian city of Sousse, looking over his notes from that visit in Augus
Years before truck rampage, Nice attacker wasn’t ‘living in the real world’
The Seattle Times / Posted 8 hours ago
in the Tunisian city of Sousse, looking over his notes from that visit in August 2004. “He wasn’t someone who was living in the real world.” In France, he even created a Facebook page with an alter ego, listing his profession as a “professor of... Read more
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Canberra Times
Bulls & Bears: PokémonGo and Nintendothey've been working behind the scenes and can now access their unparalleled in
Bulls & Bears: PokémonGo and Nintendo
Canberra Times / Posted 9 hours ago
they've been working behind the scenes and can now access their unparalleled intellectual property and bring it into the real world." Foad Fadaghi, principal analyst at Telsyte, says shareholders are only valuing the company's mobile forays... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Pokemon Go: Brooklyn man says he got 'em allPokémon Go is the video game that has everyone talking. The interactive hit ble
Pokemon Go: Brooklyn man says he got 'em all
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 9 hours ago
Pokémon Go is the video game that has everyone talking. The interactive hit blends the virtual world of Pokémon with the real world, and it has people across the globe going outdoors with just one goal: gotta catch 'em all. A Brooklyn man is laying... Read more
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Raw Story
Pokemon Go gets big Comic-Con stage, creator talks success and futurethe global popularity of the game, which incorporates colorful animated creatur
Pokemon Go gets big Comic-Con stage, creator talks success and future
Raw Story / Posted 9 hours ago
the global popularity of the game, which incorporates colorful animated creatures from Nintendo’s Pokemon universe into the real world using augmented reality (AR) and Google mapping technology, had been “mind-blowing.” The game, released July... Read more
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Herald Sun
Pokemon Go gets big welcome at Comic-Conthe global popularity of the game, which incorporates colourful animated creatu
Pokemon Go gets big welcome at Comic-Con
Herald Sun / Posted 9 hours ago
the global popularity of the game, which incorporates colourful animated creatures from Nintendo's Pokemon universe into the real world using augmented reality (AR) and Google mapping technology, had been "mind-blowing". The game, released on... Read more
8 related stories
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Weekly Times
Pokemon Go gets big welcome at Comic-Conthe global popularity of the game, which incorporates colourful animated creatu
Pokemon Go gets big welcome at Comic-Con
Weekly Times / Posted 9 hours ago
the global popularity of the game, which incorporates colourful animated creatures from Nintendo's Pokemon universe into the real world using augmented reality (AR) and Google mapping technology, had been "mind-blowing". The game, released on... Read more
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Brisbane Times
I am not Edina: inside the real world of Absolutely Fabulous's Jennifer Saundersthe noisy and vivacious Edina Monsoon, is clinging desperately to a crumbling m
I am not Edina: inside the real world of Absolutely Fabulous's Jennifer Saunders
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 hours ago
the noisy and vivacious Edina Monsoon, is clinging desperately to a crumbling mantle at the apex of London's PR scene, but the real world of Jennifer Saunders could not be more different. The 58-year old mother of three and grandmother of two... Read more
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News.com.au
Pokemon Go gets big welcome at Comic-Conthe global popularity of the game, which incorporates colourful animated creatu
Pokemon Go gets big welcome at Comic-Con
News.com.au / Posted 9 hours ago
the global popularity of the game, which incorporates colourful animated creatures from Nintendo's Pokemon universe into the real world using augmented reality (AR) and Google mapping technology, had been "mind-blowing". The game, released on... Read more
8 related stories
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Perth Now
Pokemon Go gets big welcome at Comic-Conthe global popularity of the game, which incorporates colourful animated creatu
Pokemon Go gets big welcome at Comic-Con
Perth Now / Posted 9 hours ago
the global popularity of the game, which incorporates colourful animated creatures from Nintendo's Pokemon universe into the real world using augmented reality (AR) and Google mapping technology, had been "mind-blowing". The game, released on... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Pokemon Go a hit at Comic-Conthe global popularity of the game, which incorporates colourful animated creatu
Pokemon Go a hit at Comic-Con
Sky News Australia / Posted 9 hours ago
the global popularity of the game, which incorporates colourful animated creatures from Nintendo's Pokemon universe into the real world using augmented reality (AR) and Google mapping technology, had been 'mind-blowing'. The game, released on... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Pokemon Go gets big welcome at Comic-Conthe global popularity of the game, which incorporates colourful animated creatu
Pokemon Go gets big welcome at Comic-Con
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
the global popularity of the game, which incorporates colourful animated creatures from Nintendo's Pokemon universe into the real world using augmented reality (AR) and Google mapping technology, had been "mind-blowing". The game, released on... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Pokemon Go: Brooklyn man says he got 'em allPokémon Go is the video game that has everyone talking. The interactive hit ble
Pokemon Go: Brooklyn man says he got 'em all
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 10 hours ago
Pokémon Go is the video game that has everyone talking. The interactive hit blends the virtual world of Pokémon with the real world, and it has people across the globe going outdoors with just one goal: gotta catch 'em all. A Brooklyn man is laying... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Pokemon Go: Brooklyn man says he got 'em all- Pokémon Go is the video game that has everyone talking. The interactive hit b
Pokemon Go: Brooklyn man says he got 'em all
Local 10 Miami / Posted 10 hours ago
- Pokémon Go is the video game that has everyone talking. The interactive hit blends the virtual world of Pokémon with the real world, and it has people across the globe going outdoors with just one goal: gotta catch 'em all. A Brooklyn man is... Read more
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News 8000
Pokemon Go: Brooklyn man says he got 'em allPokémon Go is the video game that has everyone talking. The interactive hit ble
Pokemon Go: Brooklyn man says he got 'em all
News 8000 / Posted 10 hours ago
Pokémon Go is the video game that has everyone talking. The interactive hit blends the virtual world of Pokémon with the real world, and it has people across the globe going outdoors with just one goal: gotta catch 'em all. A Brooklyn man is laying... Read more
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NZCity
Brooklyn Beckham wants to "keep" Chloe Moretz."Everyone in this industry needs to get their heads out of a hole and look arou
Brooklyn Beckham wants to "keep" Chloe Moretz.
NZCity / Posted 10 hours ago
"Everyone in this industry needs to get their heads out of a hole and look around to realize what's ACTUALLY happening in the REAL world. "Stop wasting your voice on something so petulant and unimportant (sic)," apparently talking about Kim's... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Pokemon Go: Brooklyn man says he got 'em allPokémon Go is the video game that has everyone talking. The interactive hit ble
Pokemon Go: Brooklyn man says he got 'em all
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 10 hours ago
Pokémon Go is the video game that has everyone talking. The interactive hit blends the virtual world of Pokémon with the real world, and it has people across the globe going outdoors with just one goal: gotta catch 'em all. A Brooklyn man is laying... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Pokemon Go: Brooklyn man says he got 'em all- Pokémon Go is the video game that has everyone talking. The interactive hit b
Pokemon Go: Brooklyn man says he got 'em all
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 10 hours ago
- Pokémon Go is the video game that has everyone talking. The interactive hit blends the virtual world of Pokémon with the real world, and it has people across the globe going outdoors with just one goal: gotta catch 'em all. A Brooklyn man is... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Pokemon Go: Brooklyn man says he got 'em all- Pokémon Go is the video game that has everyone talking. The interactive hit b
Pokemon Go: Brooklyn man says he got 'em all
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 10 hours ago
- Pokémon Go is the video game that has everyone talking. The interactive hit blends the virtual world of Pokémon with the real world, and it has people across the globe going outdoors with just one goal: gotta catch 'em all. A Brooklyn man is... Read more
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My EastText
Pokemon Go: Brooklyn man says he got 'em allPokémon Go is the video game that has everyone talking. The interactive hit ble
Pokemon Go: Brooklyn man says he got 'em all
My EastText / Posted 10 hours ago
Pokémon Go is the video game that has everyone talking. The interactive hit blends the virtual world of Pokémon with the real world, and it has people across the globe going outdoors with just one goal: gotta catch 'em all. A Brooklyn man is laying... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Pokemon Go: Brooklyn man says he got 'em all- Pokémon Go is the video game that has everyone talking. The interactive hit b
Pokemon Go: Brooklyn man says he got 'em all
KECI Missoula / Posted 10 hours ago
- Pokémon Go is the video game that has everyone talking. The interactive hit blends the virtual world of Pokémon with the real world, and it has people across the globe going outdoors with just one goal: gotta catch 'em all. A Brooklyn man is... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Pokemon Go: Brooklyn man says he got 'em allPokémon Go is the video game that has everyone talking. The interactive hit ble
Pokemon Go: Brooklyn man says he got 'em all
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 10 hours ago
Pokémon Go is the video game that has everyone talking. The interactive hit blends the virtual world of Pokémon with the real world, and it has people across the globe going outdoors with just one goal: gotta catch 'em all. A Brooklyn man is laying... Read more
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