By now you’ve probably heard about the latest craze to sweep the nation. Pokémon GO has attracted millions of users since it went live July 6. In just a few days it became the most downloaded app next to Twitter and SnapChat. While the game was designed for fun, Better Business Bureau serving the Northwest warns about some possible dangers that could arise while playing the game. Sharing private information. There is some concern for users who sign in with a Google account. The Android version of the game only allows access to limited data (such as the user’s email address), but the iOS version for the iPhone can access all Google data. Niantic, the game’s maker, says no personal information has been accessed, and it is issuing a bug fix to correct the problem. Its best to create an account through the app itself rather than using a personal email address.
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