Niantic

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Niantic is an American software developer founded in 2010. The company is best known for developing games for mobile devices using augmented reality elements. This company was formed as internal Google startup in 2010, and become independent in 2015.The most notable projects of Niantic are Ingress and Pokémon Go. The company's first product was Field Trip, which uses the user's location to show interesting things around; the mechanics tested on this project are used in other games of Niantic too.