The funding news comes just weeks after the developer announced it's working on a Harry Potter-themed AR game.
In today's biggest tech news, Apple's HomePod launch is delayed until 2018, Pokemon Go wants you to catch a billion Pokemon and a look inside Apple Park.
But before you go crazy trying to catch the leek-wielding birdie, you'll need to help catch 3 billion Pokemon within a week.
And new Harry Potter games are coming to game consoles, too.
The invoking of the popular mobile game apparently shows how broad Russian interference in the 2016 US election may have been.
You'll need a special invite to catch one, though.
A new Pokemon filter on Snapchat lets you transform into a Pikachu.
Would you like to play a game on the moon? A new business concept could let Earth-bound gamers play with nanobots on the lunar surface.
Many people at the event were unable to access Pokemon Go throughout the day due to network congestion, says John Hanke.
In an echo of the game's troubled debut, network outages hamstring a first-of-its-kind event in Chicago meant to bring players together in an urban park.
Judge says augmented reality games are free speech and probably shouldn't require event permits.
Rare, powerful monsters hatch in time for the mobile game's birthday. But is it enough to bring back old fans?
Cameras that make great holiday gifts
Let them start the new year with a step up in photo and video quality from a phone.