Canadian woman charged for allegedly firing pellet gun at Pokémon Go players

No injuries after woman fired at least four shots from rooftop on to street near Toronto where smartphone game placed a ‘gym’ for players to battle each other

A Canadian woman has been charged after she allegedly fired a pellet gun at Pokémon Go players from the rooftop of a Toronto-area home, local police said on Monday.

Witnesses saw the 29-year-old woman fire at least four shots on Saturday night from the roof of a two-story building, police said in a statement, adding that no players were injured.

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Nintendo stock plummets after reminding investors it didn’t make ‘Pokémon Go’

Days after Nintendo’s stock market value hit a record high due to the success of Pokémon Go, shares have plummeted as the company reminded new investors that it had no role in the game’s development, and profits will be minimal.

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Twitter for dummies: a guide to the social network that still confuses us

Twitter has launched a new ad campaign after discovering that many people still don’t understand it. Thankfully, the Guardian’s guide explains it all

Although Twitter has been part of the cultural and political discourse for years, a vast percentage of the population still doesn’t understand it. To this blissfully ignorant percentage, tweets are simply the thing that journalists embed onto websites whenever they don’t feel like coming up with their own ideas.

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Uber banned from using hired investigators’ findings in lawsuit

Federal judge bars company from using information gathered by investigating firm Ergo, which may have engaged in criminal conduct

A federal judge on Monday banned Uber and its CEO, Travis Kalanick, from using information from a background check on a passenger bringing a price-fixing lawsuit, saying the investigative firm conducting the inquiry may have engaged in criminal conduct.

The US district judge Jed Rakoff in Manhattan also faulted the popular ride-sharing service for hiring the firm, Ergo, at all.

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Matt Stone and Trey Parker open up about combat in ‘The Fractured But Whole’

The latest video diary about the upcoming game South Park: Fractured But Whole talks about its turn-based, tactical RPG combat system, and the original title that wouldn’t fly with retailers. Ubisoft also talks about emulating every artistic detail.

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