Pokémon Go: 3 Lessons for Instructional Designers

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Pokémon Go players lured to robberies or stepping blindly into traffic. On Facebook, I read a friend’s post describing how her car was rear-ended at a stoplight. Yes, the driver was playing Pokémon Go. Yes, he confessed this to the police, alleviating my friend from any responsibility. A Florida news anchor walked right into the live weather forecast, too busy catching imaginary animals to pay attention.

A dozen articles appear daily. I’m amused by the shock in these online articles, openly exclaiming, who could have possibly foreseen such consequences?

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