Press coverage: Neil talks Pokemon Go in the EDP

Press coverage: Neil talks Pokemon Go in the EDP

Our fearless leader, Neil Garner, recently chatted to a journalist from the Eastern Daily Press about the global trend of Pokemon Go.

The article looked at how tech-savvy businesses could use the app to entice customers to their premises. While the Thyngs team is impressed with the augmented reality technology used in Pokemon Go, we’re not quite sure how it fits into our ‘real world is better’ ethos.

Here’s a quote from Neil: “One of my issues with the game is that people are glued to their phones. Yes, they might be going out to different places but they are not necessarily doing things.”

Well said, Neil!

Click here to read the full article over on the EDP.