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If I had a reliable way to strap my phone to my dog I would just go out back and throw a tennis ball for 5 minutes. "C'mon Callie, just 3Km more to go".

Lmao, I have no doubt. There are going to be many guides on how to hatch an egg fast on this game. Kind of like that trick Pokemon X/Y that requires a penny or small coin to do. biggrin.gif

...I think I am going to borrow my Mom's smartphone. tongue.gif
 
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I can't play Pokemon GO, doesn't work on intel processors and my Zenphone 2 uses an intel CPU.

this is enough of a reason to say AMD>intel

never buying intel again
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i feel bad for the old dude playin pokemon gettin called a pedo
this is enough of a reason to say AMD>intel

never buying intel again
What?! it just happens to be due to there being no x86 based Pokemon GO for android. He could probably run it with AMI DUOS or some other emulator but I doubt it is going to run nice.
Perhaps he should get a cheap china phone with some garbage mediatek chipset. They are only about 80 dollars and the battery lasts quite long.
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saw a few people last night in my neighborhood, driving very slowly around the block for about 15 minutes. i guess they were trying to see where the 3 pokestops in a row (3 fountains) were by my house. for a while, it looked as if a drive-by was going to happen, and they were holding their phones up trying to match their potential target as they rolled up and down the street.

on the flip side, my dad almost ran 2 stop lights looking for a pokestop on a main road. also, when we took two vehicles last night (to get some friends into it as well), we had to pull onto the side of the road, because one stop was at a well in a farm field. after looking puzzled for a few minutes on the side of the road, people thought we needed a tow truck.

i find it nice i can take walks with the wife now, while playing (a good excuse), but if usinmg a car to travel to gym battles and pokestops, this might prove to be kind of dangerous. i imagine one scenario where someone walks over a cliff, or something, because it says there's a mewtwo, or a missing no. down there.
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It's addicting. I have never played Pokemon before, and have absolutely no idea what any of these little creatures do, but I am enjoying the hunt for them.
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It's addicting. I have never played Pokemon before, and have absolutely no idea what any of these little creatures do, but I am enjoying the hunt for them.
^ this

Don't even care about the game. Just fun finding the little buggers.
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Game is more of a fad than a game, and as fads go it'll die out. There are already stories of people getting mugged because the victims are out walking around playing the game rolleyes.gif
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I'll be in NYC in a few weeks I can't wait to see everyone lol
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I'll be in NYC in a few weeks I can't wait to see everyone lol

I work in NYC, ate lunch in the park today and was playing a game of are they just looking at their phone or are they playing Pokemon GO!. Turns out an average of 6/10 people were playing Pokemon. If they had their phones in front of their face...
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