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Pokémon Go and the Power of Maps

If you want to catch 'em all, you need to find them first.

Randy Meech

3 Lessons Companies Can Learn From the Pokémon Phenomenon

Pokémon Go walks consumers to the door of physical locations by keeping them engaged in their quest. That's doing mobile right.

Why I Am More Excited Than My Kids About Pokemon Go

The new Pokemon Go app has started a wildly successful trend and serves as a wakeup call to businesses.

Peter Gasca

Pokemon Game Adds $7.5 Billion to Nintendo Market Value in Two Days

The game, which marries a classic 20-year old franchise with augmented reality, allows players to walk around real-life neighborhoods while seeking virtual Pokemon game characters on their smartphone screens.

Reuters

With Hololens, Microsoft Aims to Avoid Google's Mistakes

'You don't want to over hype it and get people very disappointed, and that's what happened with Google Glass,' said investor Tipatat Chennavasin.

Reuters

How Augmented Reality Startups Can Change Our Work Reality

Google Glass may not have taken off. But could other augmented reality offerings have a big impact on the way we work?

Tx Zhuo

Google Glass-Based Startup Raises $17 Million in Funding

Augmendix, based in San Francisco, has raised $40 million so far.

Reuters

Tinder Aims to Make Matching More 'Humin' With New Acquisition

'We both were trying to solve the problem of how do we use technology to get people to meet and connect in the physical world.'

With Microsoft Tech, You Can Talk to a Hologram of a Co-worker or Friend...or Your Mom

The 'Holoportation' demo brings us closer to the communication method featured in 'Star Wars.'

Look What Has Thought Leaders Including Alexis Ohanian and Will.I.Am Drooling

Google Glass and Oculus Rift competitor Meta has a star-studded list of tech elites and celebrities singing the praises of its new product.

Apple Has Reportedly Built a Secret Team to Work on Virtual Reality

The company built prototypes of headsets that could one day rival Facebook's Oculus Rift or Microsoft's Hololens, the Financial Times reports.

Reuters

Founders of Humin Release New App That Lets You Share Contact Info by Tapping on Your Phone

The Knock Knock app, out today, allows users to instantly connect with each other in an augmented reality social network.