Russian who played Pokemon Go in church avoids jail term

Russian who played Pokemon Go in church avoids jail term

A Russian court on Thursday gave a suspended three and a half year jail sentence to a blogger who was detained after he played the Pokemon Go video game inside a Russian Orthodox church last year.

Nintendo reboots with new Switch game console

Nintendo reboots with new Switch game console

Nintendo unveiled its new Switch game console on Friday, which works both at home and on-the-go, as it tries to offset disappointing Wii U sales and compete with Sony's big-selling PlayStation 4.

iPhone 7 unveiled, Pokemon Go coming to Apple Watch

iPhone 7 unveiled, Pokemon Go coming to Apple Watch

Apple Inc unveiled its new water-resistant iPhone 7 at its fall product event on Wednesday, and said a Super Mario game was coming to the new phone and Pokemon Go would feature on its upgraded Apple Watch.

Pokemon Go 'blasphemous', says Indian lawyer

Pokemon Go 'blasphemous', says Indian lawyer

Popular mobile gaming app Pokemon Go has been accused of hurting religious sentiments by showing eggs in Hindu and Jain temples.

New Zealand Pokemon Go players catch alleged thief

New Zealand Pokemon Go players catch alleged thief

A group of late night Pokemon Go players searching for virtual monsters on their smart phones instead became part of a real life crime drama, capturing an alleged thief and holding him until police arrived.

Japanese truck driver playing Pokemon Go kills pedestrian

Japanese truck driver playing Pokemon Go kills pedestrian

A Japanese truck driver playing Pokemon Go while driving hit two pedestrians, killing one and injuring the other, in Japan's first death related to the Nintendo Co craze.

Japanese woman dies in Pokemon Go car accident

Japanese woman dies in Pokemon Go car accident

A driver who was allegedly playing Pokemon Go when he hit and killed a woman in Japan has been arrested, police said on Wednesday.

Bigger Pokemon Go meet up set at Katara beach

Bigger Pokemon Go meet up set at Katara beach

A bigger Pokemon Go meet up will feature “various activities, games, and surprises” on August 19 at the Katara beach, identified by a group of players as a safe and appropriate location to catch Pokemons.

Pokemon Go master says not done with game, hopes for more features

Pokemon Go master says not done with game, hopes for more features

Nick Johnson, who claims to be the first person to capture all 145 creatures now available in the ‘Pokemon Go’ mobile gaming phenomenon, says he is not ready to put away his smartphone ...

CRA cautions consumers on use of apps like Pokemon Go

CRA cautions consumers on use of apps like Pokemon Go

The Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) has alerted consumers to exercise caution while using apps like Pokémon Go that use location services and personal data.

Saudi revives 15-year-old anti-Pokemon fatwa

Saudi revives 15-year-old anti-Pokemon fatwa

Saudi Arabia's top clerical body has revived a 2001 religious edict prohibiting Pokemon in response to public calls for guidance on the newly launched smartphone version of the game.

Spanish police issue safety tips for Pokemon Go gamers

Spanish police issue safety tips for Pokemon Go gamers

Spanish police issued guidelines on Monday on how to safely use augmented-reality video games after the release of the application Pokemon Go.