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Tuesday, Jul 19, 2016 at 07:27 AM EDT

Uber Accelerates Past 2 Billion Rides

 Uber Accelerates Past 2 Billion Rides

After taking nearly six years to accomplish 1 billion rides, the ride-hailing mogul, Uber, based in San Francisco reached the 2 billion number just six months later, as reported by The Verge. The milestone...

Tuesday, Jul 19, 2016 at 06:37 AM EDT

'Pokemon' No: Trying but Failing to Understand the Game

'Pokemon' No: Trying but Failing to Understand the Game

No one, it seems, can escape "Pokemon Go." Not the kids who slouch along my neighborhood sidewalks with their faces buried in their phones. Not the chic twenty-somethings who shuffle along Madison, Wisconsin's...

Tuesday, Jul 19, 2016 at 03:23 AM EDT

Cemetery Welcomes 'Pokemon Go' Players

Cemetery Welcomes 'Pokemon Go' Players

A Michigan cemetery is welcoming "Pokemon Go" players with open arms, but that isn't sitting well with some families who have loved ones buried there. WDIV's Nick Monacelli reports.

Monday, Jul 18, 2016 at 12:25 PM EDT

Pokemon Invade the Alamo

Pokemon Invade the Alamo

With Pokemon Go preoccupying people all over the country, the directors of the Alamo in San Antonio have noticed visitors paying more attention to their phones than to the history of the landmark.

Monday, Jul 18, 2016 at 09:28 AM EDT

Pokemon Go Ride Services Combat Distracted Driving

Pokemon Go Ride Services Combat Distracted Driving

Law enforcement agencies throughout the country are warning drivers not to use Pokemon Go while driving prompting "Pokemon Go Drivers" to offer their services to gaming customers.

Friday, Jul 15, 2016 at 09:34 AM EDT

FCC Paves Way for Speedy Next-Generation 5G Networks

FCC Paves Way for Speedy Next-Generation 5G Networks

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission voted unanimously on Thursday to open nearly 11 gigahertz of high-frequency spectrum for the roll out of “5G” mobile, flexible and fixed-use broadband wireless...

Friday, Jul 15, 2016 at 05:04 AM EDT

Nintendo Plans Retro 'Mario,' 'Zelda' Console

Nintendo Plans Retro 'Mario,' 'Zelda' Console

Nintendo said Thursday it will release the "NES Classic Edition" on Nov. 11, a $59.99 system that comes loaded with 30 classic Nintendo games.

Wednesday, Jul 13, 2016 at 04:01 PM EDT

Security Robot Injures Boy at Calif. Shopping Center

Security Robot Injures Boy at Calif. Shopping Center

A 16-month-old boy is recovering after a security robot apparently ran over his foot at the Stanford Shopping Center in Palo Alto, California. The boy's mother, Tiffany Teng, said her son, Harwin Cheng,...

Friday, Jul 15, 2016 at 01:05 PM EDT

What You Need to Know About Pokemon Go

What You Need to Know About Pokemon Go

Pokémon have invaded once again, and they're everywhere. Since the Pokémon Go app launched on iOS and Android six days ago people have been catching the creatures anywhere from the Empire State Building to...

Tuesday, Jul 12, 2016 at 01:51 PM EDT

Checkout Issues Reported on Amazon Prime Day

Checkout Issues Reported on Amazon Prime Day

Amazon's second-annual summer shopping event, Prime Day, kicked off Tuesday, featuring more than 100,000 deals worldwide. Amazon said it will be launching new deals as often as every five minutes over...

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