Drivers playing Pokemon Go in the US caused $7.3 BILLION in damages from crashes in just 148 days



It was the world's most popular game when it launched in July last year, with over 15 million players trying to catch 'em all.
But while you may see it as harmless fun, a new study suggests that Pokemon Go may be more dangerous that you think.
Researchers found that people playing Pokemon Go while driving may have caused up to $7.3 billion (£5.49 billion) in damages across the US within the first few months of its release.
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KEY FINDINGS  The researchers looked at car crashes in Tippecanoe County in the 148 days after Pokemon Go launched.
Examining almost 12,000 police... read more

 
28 November 2017 in Science &Technology, Views: 40
Source: Daily Mail
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