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Pictionary Is Now a Mobile App
Developer Etermax in collaboration with Mattel on Thursday launched the first official mobile version of the classic draw-and-guess board game.(image)



First Kirby Game Was Created With a Trackball, No Keyboard
A Game Boy game created on NES hardware using only a trackball for input. Developers in 1992 were clearly very patient and dedicated.(image)



Google Trips App Now Organizes Train, Bus Reservations
Easily share all the reservations for your trip with the tap of a button, manually update your itinerary, and use the app to keep your train and bus reservations organized.(image)



DJI Offers $145K to Catch Flight-Disrupting Drone Owners
So far in 2017 there have been 15 drone incidents near airports in China. It's potentially deadly behavior and DJI wants to help catch those doing it.(image)



Nintendo Shipped 2.74M Switch in First Month
Total beats its pre-launch goal while 3DS continues to sell well thanks to new Pokemon games.(image)



Razer Unveils Frequency-Hopping Lancehead Mouse
The Lancehead's built-in frequency-hopping technology could make it an attractive choice for gamers previously worried about the accuracy of wireless mice.(image)



Palantir Settles Discrimination Claims for $1.7M
Palantir will have to pay back wages and the value of stock options to several Asian candidates it passed over for employment, in addition to re-extending job offers.(image)



Google Home Can Now Help You Cook
And in case you'd rather daydream about seeing the hit musical Hamilton instead of cooking dinner, Google can help you out with that, too.(image)



BlackBerry KeyOne Arrives May 31
Chinese electronics giant TCL announced that the new keyboarded, Android-powered BlackBerry KeyOne will go on sale in the US and Canada next month.(image)



Sergey Brin Might Be Building a Giant Airship
The Google co-founder is building an airship in a hangar near the company's headquarters, Bloomberg reported.(image)



FCC Chairman Moves to Eliminate Net Neutrality Regulations
FCC Chairman Ajit Pai circulated a proposal to his fellow commissioners that would reverse a 2015 decision to reclassify broadband as a telecom service, or Title II.(image)



Amazon Look Is a Camera That Picks Your Outfit
The Alexa-powered camera sits on your dresser to take photos and videos of your outfit, help you share them to social media, and even give fashion suggestions.(image)



Remember Where You Parked With the Google Maps App
Just tap the blue dot in your iOS or Android Google Maps app and set your parking location.(image)



Readers' Choice Awards 2017: Routers and NAS Devices
Which devices are best for accessing the internet and storing your data? PCMag readers weigh in.(image)



Uber Changes Rating System to Be 'Fairer' For Drivers
When the person indicates their UberPool trip sucked because they didn't like the route or their co-rider, Uber won't count the rating towards a driver's average.(image)



Verizon Announces Unlimited Prepaid Plan
On the down side, you can only stream videos at up to 480p on this plan, and it doesn't include mobile hotspot services.(image)



Drunk Man Arrested After Attacking Armless Security Robot
The Knightscope K5 robot was on patrol in a Mountain View parking lot when the incident occurred.(image)



Hershey's, Fruit of the Loom, Geico Sign On to Microsoft Azure
Microsoft's 'Digital Difference' event was a showcase of Microsoft Azure clients who are embracing artificial intelligence and machine learning to drive innovation.(image)



MSI Bundles Intel Optane Memory With Motherboards
16GB of Optane Memory worth $50 fitted to three new OPT BOOST Motherboards.(image)



Galaxy S8 Battery Includes 'No Dogs' Warning Label
It's a rather unusual warning label to include on a battery that can't be removed and likely will never be seen by the owner, but there is a good reason for it.(image)



AT&T's '5G Evolution' Speed Boost Is Not Really 5G
The speed boost, which is not true 5G, is made possible by optimizations to AT&T's existing data network, and will roll out to additional cities this year.(image)



Samsung's Wemogee App Uses Emoji as Speech Therapy
You might think of emojis as a fun gimmick, but speech therapists see their potential to help patients who suffer from a neurological disorder called aphasia.(image)



How Much Did You Spend on Amazon Prime Last Year?
Prime members spend an average of $1,300 per year on Amazon; non-Prime members spend $700.(image)



Uber Unveils Personal Airplane Design, Plans Tests in 2020
The electric plane will be able to take off and land vertically, and Uber hopes to have a fleet of 50 ready for testing in Dallas and Dubai by 2020.(image)



Russia-Linked Hackers Target French Election
The hacking group, known variously as Fancy Bear or Pawn Storm, uses sophisticated phishing attempts and targets victims seen as at odds with Russian interests, Trend Micro reports.(image)



Smart Features Return to Vizio TV Sets
After experimenting with moving all smart TV features to its SmartCast apps last year, Vizio is returning them to the TV.(image)



Google Moves to Clean Up Bogus Search Results
Google said it's improving the methods it uses to evaluate sites, and is rolling out algorithmic updates to 'surface more authoritative content' and demote fake news.(image)



HipChat Hackers May Have Nabbed User Info, Chat Content
A breach discovered over the weekend may have exposed the messages and content in a small number of HipChat rooms, the company said.(image)



T-Mobile Phones Could See Speed Boost in Rural Areas
Snapdragon 835 phones released by the end of the year may have radically better rural coverage on T-Mobile going forward, especially in the western US.(image)



Ubuntu Touch Phone/Tablet Support Ends June
The app store will also shutdown in December, but devices should continue to function.(image)