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‘Dark Arts at Hogwarts Castle’ lights up the skies of Universal Studios Hollywood this spring

04.16.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter may seem like the perfect destination for your spring break trip, but vacationing Potterheads be warned: You-Know-Who still reigns in Los Angeles. For a limited time this spring, Dark Arts at Hogwarts Castle, a new... ...

Niantic EC-1, Part 3 and what the data show are the best fundraising decks

Harry Potter, the Platform, and the Future of Niantic After deep dives into the story of Niantic’s spinout from Google and its creation and development of Pokémon GO, TechCrunch editor Greg Kumparak turns his attention to Niantic’s future, looking at how Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is not just uniting wand-wielders, but also the company’s ambitions ...

Harry Potter, the Platform, and the Future of Niantic

What is Niantic? If they recognize the name, most people would rightly tell you it’s a company that makes mobile games, like Pokémon GO, or Ingress, or Harry Potter: Wizards Unite. But no one at Niantic really seems to box it up as a mobile gaming company. Making these games is a big part of ...

The definitive Niantic reading guide

In just a few years, Niantic has evolved from internal side project into an independent industry trailblazer. Having reached tremendous scale in such a short period of time, Niantic acts as a poignant crash course for founders and company builders. As our EC-1 deep-dive into the company shows, lessons from the team’s experience building the ...

J.K. Rowling’s latest take on Dumbledore’s love life has sparked some very ****** memes

03.18.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

At this point in the 'Harry Potter' franchise, do we really need to know about wizard ***?  J.K. Rowling's latest take on how Dumbledore and Grindlewald supposedly had an 'intense love' and '******' relationship feels like another groan-worthy r... ...

‘Harry Potter’ fans are not happy with JK Rowling’s latest Dumbledore comments

03.18.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

If you've been anywhere near Twitter in the past 24 hours, you've likely heard about J.K. Rowling's latest Fantastic Beasts comments — the ones where she described, in a DVD feature for The Crimes of Grindelwald, the "incredibly intense" "love"... ...

J.K. Rowling: Dumbledore and Grindenwald had ‘Incredibly Intense’ ****** relationship

J.K. Rowling earlier declared wizarding headmaster Albus Dumbledore a *** man. Much discussion centered on why it wasn't on the page or the screen. Once again, she highlights a ****** dimension to her characters that surely motivates everything, yet—for reasons unexplained—remains unspoken and unseen.

“So I’m less interested in the ****** side – though I ...

‘Harry Potter: Wizards Unite’ turns the whole Muggle world into Potterverse

03.11.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

Alright, let's get this introduction over quickly so we can get to the video of Harry being attacked by a dementor in the real world, as seen via smartphone. With Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, the people who brought you the phenomenon of Pokemon Go an... ...

Niantic’s Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is a sorcerous smorgasbord for the Pokémon GO generation

Niantic's follow-up to the absurdly popular Pokémon GO, the long-awaited Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, has one major drawback: unlike its predecessor, you can't explain it in a single sentence. There's so much to do in this game that it may repel some casual players — but while its depths of systems and collectibles may be ...