André Mendes

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Snowden's new Android app turns your cheap smartphone into a home security system

Even the best digital security practices are often undone by sloppy physical security. An unreadable 40 character password, after all, is only as secure as the office containing the Post-it note you wrote it on.<p>(Sidebar: please don’t do this. Use a password manager for God’s sake, it’s almost 2018).<p>…

9 films to watch with your boyfriend when you CBA to go out

Summer's in full swing, which means long, lazy days in beer gardens, picnics in the park and BBQs galore. Yay!<p>But let's be honest. Sometimes, you don't want to go out and soak up the sunshine. Sometimes, all you really want to do is close the blinds, get into your lounge pants and have a movie …

Kristen Wiig

Indie Focus: Struggles between women and men in 'Colossal,' 'Their Finest' and 'Your Name'

Hello! I'm Mark Olsen, and welcome to another edition of your regular field guide to a world of Only Good Movies.<p>Last week I mentioned how the conversation that had popped up around the new "Ghost in the Shell" and that exchange of ideas definitely seems more important, creative and productive than …

Filmmaking
Ed Sheeran

15 of the best video games you may have missed in 2016

Shin Megami Tensei

Bandai Namco Delivers New Free-to-Play Experience for the Wii U with "Lost Reavers"

Bandai Namco today announced the latest title in their growing free-to-play catalogue, Lost Reavers, a four-player action co-op game for the Nintendo …

‘Why aren’t we earning enough to live?’ – how The Divide lays bare global inequality

The documentary film reveals the toxic social divisions caused by low pay for US and UK workers<p>Janet, a Walmart shop assistant in Louisiana, is so visibly stressed by working in a very understaffed store that a customer tells her she looks as if she’s going have a heart attack. Rochelle, a care …

The 50 Most Anticipated Video Games of 2016

XCOM 2<p>This sequel to acclaimed 2012 turn-based tactical reboot of a beloved series about outwitting alien invaders imagines what might have happened …

9 Most Anticipated MMORPGs of 2016 - PC

There's a lot of awesome games to look forward to in 2016, but don't let all that buzz make you overlook one genre worth paying attention to this …

World of Warcraft

Destiny's new treasure chests can be reopened infinitely, if you're fast enough

<b>Watch on YouTube | Subscribe to Polygon on YouTube</b><p><i>Destiny: The Taken King</i>'s new public area, the Dreadnaught, has a familiar quirk about it: You can re-open treasure chests found there repeatedly, if you can move quick enough. After opening a treasure chest, if you can load a new part of the area …

Destiny in 5 Minutes - IGN Video

Want to catch up before playing The Taken King? Here's everything you need to know about Destiny's story wrapped up in about 5 minutes time. Spoiler …

Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon gets a trailer

Here's a quick look at <i>Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon,</i> due out in North America this winter on the 3DS.<p>This is the latest in the Pokemon spinoff series first released in 2005.

This Witcher 3 trailer is genuinely moving

A week after its widely acclaimed introduction, <i>The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt</i>'s publisher CD Projekt Red has released a trailer showing off the various international dubs for the game.<p>This four-minute song from minstrel Priscilla is part of the main quest. The trailer renders the song in various …

Dragon Age in 5 Minutes - IGN Video

Before you dive into Dragon Age: Inquisition, catch up on the epic tales of Dragon Age: Origins, Awakening, and Dragon Age 2!

Best Cheap Gaming PCs for 2018: Ultimate Budget Gaming PC Guide

While you can put in all sorts of different components into your computer, there is a core set of parts you will need in order to build a PC. They …

18 Videos of Contagious Laughter to Jumpstart Your Monday

Sometimes, you need a bit of a jumpstart, especially on a Monday morning.<p>Much like yawns and the common cold, laughter can be incredibly contagious, …

Digital Storm's Vanquish II makes the 'Ultimate' gaming PC affordable

Digital Storm took the wraps off of its new Vanquish II PC today, a desktop gaming rig with a hurricane of features designed to give you a custom-built feel without actually having to assemble your own computer. Prices start at $699 for the"Good" version, which comes with a Core i3 4330 processor, …