True to its name, Pokémon Go got Americans moving after a launch almost as explosive as a Blastoise bursting out of its poke ball.

A new study from Microsoft Research and Stanford University estimates that over 30 days, Pokémon Go added a total of 144 billion steps to U.S. physical activity. Researchers use that number to estimate that Pokémon Go could add approximately 2,825 million years of total additional lifetime to users

Source: Pokémon Go could help you live longer, Microsoft study finds – GeekWire

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