Ingress is an augmented reality game for Android developed by NianticLabs@Google.

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How fast does XM regenerate?

XM (eXotic Matter) can be found everywhere in the Ingress game. Once this XM is captured/eaten by a player, how much time will it take to regenerate and can be captured by the same player (or another ...
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What is the energy decay speed for different resonator levels?

What is the energy decay speed for different resonator levels? I know for sure that L1 resonator decays at a rate of 10% a day or 100 XM a day. I have not explicitly tested it for resonators of ...
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Can there be fields inside fields in Ingress?

If I were to make a larger field that entirely encompassed one or more smaller fields of the other faction, what happens? Do the smaller fields "break"? If they do, do I get AP for that? Can the ...
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How do I create a link to a specific portal on the Intel map?

I want to share a url that links to a specific portal on the http://ingress.com/intel map. How can I do that?
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If you already have an Ingress account, is there any set point that you get invite codes to give to others?

Does it happen at a certain level, some amount of time spent playing, or are they handed out ad-hoc?
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Are portal keys sharable across factions in Ingress?

As the title says, are portal keys sharable across factions (through dropping) in Ingress? In other words, if a member of the opposing faction drops a key on the ground, can I see it and pick it up?
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What are the differences in ingress portal shield types?

I have collected a few different types of shields, with different colours and of differing rarity. I assume the rarer shield types are more powerful in some way but I can't find any information on ...
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How can I get Ingress invites?

What's the easiest, fastest, surest way to score an Ingress invite, or is the signup at the Niantic site the best bet?
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Is it possible to know how many shields are deployed to on a portal in ingress?

On the ingress intel map http://ingress.com/intel I can see how many shields are deployed on both friendly and enemy portals. Is it possible to see how many shields and of which level are deployed to ...
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Can't redeem an Ingress Passcode

I've gotten a Passcode for Ingress that I know I've never used before. However, when I attempt to add it I'm getting a message ALREADY_REDEEMED. What's going on?
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When upgrading a portal, what happens to the existing resonators on it?

Does the upgrade destroy the existing resonator or is the old one swapped into your inventory?
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How can I link portals from own faction without portal key in ingress?

There are many portals in my area belonging to my faction, and I want to link them. According to this page I must hold the portal key for the destination portal in my inventory. How can I get the ...
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How do you discover passcodes?

I've seen hints that media files can give you codes but I haven't been able top figure or any from the media I have. How does it work?
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How do I level up in ingress?

I am stuck at level 1 with 3000/3000 XM. I can see XM but I can't collect it anymore. Is there anything mandatory to be able to level up?
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What does the “Media” item type contain

In your Ops>Item area, there's an item type filter marked "Media". What kind of stuff shows up there?
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Is there a limit to the total number of Portal Keys you can keep in your inventory?

Questions about portal key possesion in Ingress: Is there a limit to the total number of Portal Keys you can keep in your inventory? If yes, what happens when you key limit is reached and you got a ...