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Alexa makes her way to mobile, Pokemon Go Plus arrives next week

Amazon’s Alexa is moving into the mobile world. The voice assistant is coming to some Amazon Firetablets as a software update — and that includes the newly upgraded Fire HD 8, shipping on September 21 for $89. It’s big news for Alexa’s growth, but voice assistant news won’t get me excited until they bring Star […]

Pokémon Go proves gaming psychology can help lure customers and profits

Pokémon Go’s extraordinary ability to drive foot traffic to stores has captured the imagination of the business community. Instead of relying on traditional forms of marketing, many companies have tapped into gamers’ mindsets to boost revenue and increase customer bases. But the idea of using games to motivate action among consumers and drive profits for […]

Local police warn parents about dangers of Pokémon Go, other social media apps

Local law enforcement officers are warning parents about the dangers of social media. New social media apps seemingly popping up every week could be putting kids in danger. Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, and more, kids are using countless online platforms to connect with friends. With each new social media connection, experts say it’s crucial for parents […]