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5 failed tech predictions for the 2010s that didn’t work out

After the advent of iPhones and other innovations in the new millennium, the 2010s started with promise of technological progress. Some predictions, like increased tech surveillance and a few companies dominating the internet, have proven true. Others, like the promise of AR, autonomous vehicles, and AI, have made progress, but […]
5 failed tech predictions for the 2010s that didn’t work out
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The best tech of the decade

The 2010s had some really great tech – like the iPhone 4,Roku, and SpaceX. At one point it felt like the whole world was playing Pokémon Go Insider reflected on the technology that really felt like it won the decade. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Following is a […]
The best tech of the decade
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Nintendo’s ‘Mario Kart Tour’ had an unbelievably good first month but still couldn’t dethrone ‘Pokémon Go’

Nintendo’s smartphone game “Mario Kart Tour” had the second-biggest opening month in mobile gaming history, raking in almost 124 million app downloads. But it didn’t manage to dethrone “Pokémon Go,” which garnered 163 million downloads in its first month. “Mario Kart Tour” also pulled in $US37.4 million through in-app purchases. […]
Nintendo’s ‘Mario Kart Tour’ had an unbelievably good first month but still couldn’t dethrone ‘Pokémon Go’
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‘Harry Potter: Wizards Unite’ had a sluggish opening weekend, showing the game does not yet possess the magic of ‘Pokémon Go’

Niantic’s “Harry Potter: Wizards Unite” had a sluggish opening weekend compared with its predecessor “Pokémon Go.” The app-analysis site Sensor Tower reports that “Wizards Unite” was downloaded by 3 million people and that players spent $US1.1 million. “Pokémon Go” was downloaded 24 million times in its opening weekend, and players […]
‘Harry Potter: Wizards Unite’ had a sluggish opening weekend, showing the game does not yet possess the magic of ‘Pokémon Go’
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The creator of ‘Pokémon Go’ is suing an ‘association of hackers’ that it says helps players cheat at its games

Niantic, the creator of “Pokémon Go” and the forthcoming “Harry Potter: Wizards Unite,” has filed suit against Global++, an “association of hackers” that allegedly makes and distributes “hacked” versions of its games. Those versions, which Niantic calls “hacked” and Global++ apparently calls “tweaks,” give players what Niantic says is an […]
The creator of ‘Pokémon Go’ is suing an ‘association of hackers’ that it says helps players cheat at its games
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The Pokémon Company just announced a bunch of upcoming games and apps, including a new game called ‘Pokémon Sleep.’ Here’s everything else Pokémon fans have to look forward to.

The Pokémon Company held its annual press conference in Tokyo on May 29, announcing two new games and a pair of apps to help players further immerse themselves in the world of Pokémon. A sequel to “Detective Pikachu,” the 2016 game that inspired the movie, is coming to the Nintendo […]
The Pokémon Company just announced a bunch of upcoming games and apps, including a new game called ‘Pokémon Sleep.’ Here’s everything else Pokémon fans have to look forward to.