David Storfer

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The Chicest Luxury Cruises in the Mediterranean

Cruises can have a bad rap, whether for cramped quarters, impersonal staff, or general kitsch—and when you're stuck at sea for days, those things can really render your trip a disaster. But these luxury cruise liners take the experience to the next level, combining the upscale amenities of a luxury …

Tax havens have no economic justification, say top economists

Thomas Piketty and Jeffrey Sachs among signatories of letter urging world leaders at UK anti-corruption summit to lift secrecy<p>More than 300 economists, including Thomas Piketty, are urging world leaders at a London summit this week to recognise that there is no economic benefit to tax havens, …

The 50 Most Anticipated Video Games of 2016

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Here’s The Crazy Story About Thanksgiving You’ve Never Heard

Especially the parts about Squanto the "friendly Indian."<p>The Thanksgiving story you know probably goes a bit like this: English Pilgrims, seeking religious freedom, landed in Plymouth, Massachusetts, where they found a rich land full of animals and were greeted by a friendly Indian named Squanto, …

Evernote for Windows Desktop: What's New Tour and Q&A

20 Breathtaking Images Of The Earth As Seen From Space

Aleppo, Syria, May 26, 2013 – The Citadel of Aleppo – medieval fortified palace<br>DigitalGlobe—Getty Images<p>1 of 20<p>Digital Globe, a provider of …

How Myst's developer is returning to its roots with Obduction

Rand Miller was surprised. He thought adventure games were going to stay big.<p>Rand and his brother Robyn founded Cyan, Inc. in 1987. During those first years, they made children's games like <i>Cosmic Osmo</i>, using mostly profits from the last games to fund the next project. By 1991, they'd begin work on …

Bon Voyage: 10 Prep Tips for the Intelligent Traveler

A while back I took two trips in a short time span: one to Texas for work, the other, a long weekend to visit family in Idaho. Both were …

Pushing Back ‘Double Down’: ‘The Gamble’ Shows How Obama Really Won

Mitt Romney’s chief strategist looks at ‘The Gamble,’ the other new book about the 2012 presidential race, and the cold, hard data on why President …

Mystery of King Tut's Death Solved? Maybe Not

King Tut's chariot crashed and later his mummy burned, says an upcoming TV show.<p><b>King Tutankhamun was just a teenager when he died. For an ancient Egyptian pharaoh, presumably well fed and fiercely protected, this was a premature demise.</b><p>It was also momentous, for his death meant the beginning of the …

Robocop -- Official Trailer #2

Ten hidden gems of Europe

There’s no place like Paris, Barcelona or Rome - but Europe has untouched corners that match the big hitters on beauty and charm, and with far fewer tourists. Take the road less travelled with these ten hidden gems of Europe.<p>1. Burg Satzvey, Germany<p>Whisper it: this fairytale castle is a short ride …

European Travel

Updated Bumblebee Marks End of 'Transformers 4' Car Show – /Film

The new cars of <b>Transformers 4</b> have been on display for over a month now. Beginning with Autobot leader Optimus Prime and leading through a mysterious …

Movies

A Visual History of Superman's Signature 'S'

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Remember Me mnesist memory, focus boost, and sat patch locations guide

Through the mind-bending campaign of Remember Me, there are an enormous amount of things to pick up along the way. The Focus Boosts and SAT Patches …

Mirror's Edge 2 - 15 things the sequel needs

We've had plenty of time to think...<p>It's been almost five years since Faith Connors first ran her way through the rooftops of "The City," which is …

Why the creator of the most realistic gaming gun ever isn’t backing down

Video games lead to violence. They warp impressionable young minds because titles like Call of Duty and Battlefield are so realistic that players can’t tell the difference. They are worse than guns.<p>We’ve all heard these extreme claims from the National Rifle Association, from politicians, and from …

The Last of Us actor Ashley Johnson discusses the oddities of acting 'with a sock on your head'

Ashley Johnson, who plays Ellie in Naughty Dog's upcoming <i>The Last of Us</i>, said it took some time to get used to acting in a motion capture suit for a video game, according to an interview on the PlayStation Blog.<p><i>The Last of Us</i> was Johnson's first experience acting with motion capture equipment. She …

Inside Gaming

Remember Me Overview | Polygon

Latest Stories View all news<p>By Megan Farokhmanesh on Jan 20, 2015 01.20.15<p>Dontnod Entertainment, the developer behind Remember Me and upcoming episodic adventure game Life is Strange, has a new role-playing game in progress called Vampyr, publisher Focus Home Interactive...<p>By Colin Campbell on Jan …

17 Times 'Pokémon Snap' Was Too Adorable For This World

Gaming<p>Find out what the hottest game news, new game releases.<p>Gaming<p>'Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery' launched with much excitement, and with some …

Telltale Games teases more The Walking Dead on Vine (update: four more teasers)

Telltale Games may have just dropped our first look at new content for <i>The Walking Dead</i>, the developer's award-winning episodic video game based on Robert Kirkman's comics.<p>On Vine, Telltale posted a short clip titled "Day 2" that appears to show photographs of characters (including one named Vince), …

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Telltale's Wolf Among Us season 2 and The Walking Dead's final season coming in 2018, more Batman later this year

Hope you're ready for loads of Telltale storytelling goodness, because the studio has just announced not one, not two, but <i>three</i> series continuations. …

The Walking Dead

Wedding Photograph Features a Hungry T-Rex Chasing the Bridal Party

Here’s a fun wedding photo idea we’ve never seen before: dinosaur photobombing. Baton Rouge, Louisiana-based wedding photographer Quinn Miller …