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Pokémon Go Is Already Crushing Your Favourite Apps

This can only mean good things for everyone's fitness levels.

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A report from online analysis company Similar Web predicts Nintendo's latest Pokémon game, Pokémon Go, will surpass Twitter in daily active Android users in a matter of days.

On Android, Pokémon Go already has more installs than dating app Tinder, and more than 60% of people who have the app are using it on a daily basis.
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On Android, Pokémon Go already has more installs than dating app Tinder, and more than 60% of people who have the app are using it on a daily basis.

The report comes as Nintendo's stock continues to surge. By Sunday night, it was up 19% with no signs of slowing down.

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Users are also spending more time on Pokémon Go than WhatsApp, Instragram, Snapchat, and Facebook Messenger – and it hasn't even been rolled out worldwide yet.

Argh. #PokemonGo is still not here on iOS in England... Eeeep!!

The average time spent on Pokémon Go is just over 42 minutes a day. Its nearest rival, the Facebook-owned WhatsApp, has an average time of 30 minutes.

So far the app is only technically available in Australia, the U.S., and New Zealand, but that hasn't stopped people around the world from flooding social media with stories about how Pokémon Go has helped their mental health.

The worldwide rollout of Pokémon Go was stalled last Friday after server issues caused the game to glitch and lag, forcing many users to find a workaround in order to download the game.