Pokemon Go Developer Defends App Crackdown Amid Backlash

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  • Niantic struggled to keep up with demand, suffering outages
  • Some third-party apps were blocked to ease server load: CEO

Product Delay Weighs on Nintendo's Shares

Niantic Inc. blocked some third-party apps from accessing the servers for Pokemon Go, drawing criticism from fans and prompting a defense by the developer of the smash hit game.

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