Friday , October 20 2017

PokeDetector helps you play Pokemon Go and maintain awareness


So you’re in polite company who understand your obsession with Pokemon Go, but after a while start getting a bit frustrated with your constant checking of your phone to see if any Pokemon are near by – What do you do? You install PokeDetector, that’s what!

PokeDetector is a great little companion app to PokemonGo that gives you real time alerts on your Android Wear device as to the proximity of wild Pokemon near your location. In fact, when you open the app on your device it shows you an overlay on a GPS map interface exactly where you can find them. Great news for those of you who want to catch them all and keep your friends in the process.

The app was not found in the store. 🙁

Will you be checking out PokeDetector on your Android Wear?

Source: Play Store.

Phil Tann   Journalist

Phil is an Android enthusiast who spends most of his time reading up on U.S. Android news so he can get the low down on what could possibly hit Australian shores. Coming from a background in IT & T sales, he’s in the perfect position to give an educated view on hardware and software.

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5 Comments on "PokeDetector helps you play Pokemon Go and maintain awareness"

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Jamie S
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Jamie S

Hey Phil, they removed the app from the Play Store. Apk mirror can help

Greg Blackshaw
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Greg Blackshaw

But what’s it like on your battery life?

Phil Tann
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It doesn’t seem to have a detrimental effect on the phone battery
My Moto 360 is dying about 30 mins earlier each day… but I’m home by then so I don’t care. 😀


The reason it doesn’t effect battery life much is that it isn’t an Android Wear app. Its just an app that creates notifications and because notifications are shown on Android Wear watches, this gets shown.

Valued Guest

Excellent! I have been waiting for something like this.


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