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Pokemon Go chauffeurs and tours take hold in Toronto

Posted by Amy Grief / July 20, 2016

pokemon go toursPokemon Go? It might be Pokemon No if you're stuck in Toronto's suburbs, especially when some of the biggest Pokemon Go events, lure parties and meet ups happen downtown. But one enterprising pair is making easier for would-be trainers to get to city's best PokeStops with their Poke-a-Tours service.

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Toronto startup invents Bluetooth speaker beer holder

Posted by Amy Grief / July 20, 2016

dubgearIt's easy to find portable speakers in Toronto, but none of them will hold a beer for you. Well, local startup Dubgear's trying to change that by creating a Bluetooth speaker that also functions as a beer koozie. It's calling this hybrid device the Dubstein.

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8 upcoming Pokemon Go parties and events in Toronto

Posted by Phil Villeneuve / July 19, 2016

pokemon go torontoPokemon Go has officially taken over Toronto, and these parties and events (warning: there will probably be seven more parties and events after this post is live) are a fun way to meet, trade, battle, train and physically run into strangers, laugh or grunt, and keep hunting.

Here's a round-up of upcoming Pokemon Go parties and events in Toronto.

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Toronto police issue warning to Pokemon Go players

Posted by Amy Grief / July 19, 2016

police pokemon goToronto police want you to stay safe as you run through the 6ix catching Pokemon. In other cities around the world, trainers have walked into traffic and off cliffs trying to be the very best, like no one ever was.

But you should probably glance up from your phone once in a while and look both ways before chasing after a wild Eevee.

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Thousands turn up for Pokemon Go party at CN Tower

Posted by Amy Grief / July 19, 2016

Pokemon Go Toronto"This is effing madness," yells a man as he walks through the throng of people stationed between the CN tower and the Rogers Centre. Everyone's standing around staring at their phones. Occasionally, someone screams out "Valor!" or "Mystic!" And the crowd whoops and hollers back.

There's a festive feeling in the air as Torontonians of all ages gather together to celebrate the Canadian release of Pokemon Go.

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The top 10 Pokemon Go PokeStops in Toronto

Posted by Amy Grief / July 18, 2016

pokestops in torontoPokeStops in Toronto are what you need to find if your new favourite pastime is running through the 6ix catching Pokemon. Don't know where your favourite Pokemon spawn? Check out the Pokemon Go map, or hit up one of the hottest PokeStops below.

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