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The ultimate guide to Bangkok’s coolest neighborhood

Call it Bangkok’s Lower East Side. Home to Thai celebrities, VIPs, Japanese businessmen and sophisticated expats, the district has more recently …

Chiang Mai

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The Top 10 South Park Episodes

Here's another Top 10 list, m'kay?<p>With over 250 episodes under its belt, South Park is one of the most successful and long-running TV comedies -- …

61 Thoughts I Had Watching The "Game Of Thrones" Season 6 Premiere

HE'S NOT DEAD, OK? (Spoilers ahead, obviously.)<p>1. Thank goodness for recaps, tbh.<p>2. Honestly would never get tired of watching Theon throw Ramsay's GF over the wall. Let's just have an episode of only that, over and over.<p>3. Oh yeah, Jorah gave everyone his magic herpes, too.<p>4. Also, fuck you, Olly. …

Digi takes mobile Internet to new heights with Broadband 145 and Broadband 185 plans

Digi unveiled two new high speed mobile broadband plans earlier today: <b>Broadband 145</b> and <b>Broadband 185</b>, which will both be leveraging on the company's …

20 Best Gifts That’ll Make Kids Go Bonkers

From computers to interactive digital toys, kids are <b>getting acquainted with technology from an increasingly young age.</b> These toys are becoming …

19 Cheat Sheets To Help You Work Out Like A Pro

No more excuses.

Africa's Best-Kept Secrets Every Traveler Should Know About

By: <i>Lauren Everitt</i><p><i>Credit: JAYSI/SHUTTERSTOCK</i><p>Africa may be synonymous with safaris, but that doesn't mean you should follow the khaki-clad set.<p>The best parts of the continent are far from the five-star safari camps, and if you're willing to stray from the paved-road package tours, you'll be rewarded …

Spirit Hunter is a magical mobile mix of role-playing and collectible card games

I rarely play as mages or wizards in role-playing games because I’d much rather be on the front lines with a sword and shield. But Spirit Hunter shows that hooded magicians can be badasses, too.<p>Developer Boomlagoon’s latest game (out now for free on iOS devices) is about a lone mage who must repel …

Board Games

Sorcerer King shows that Stardock has finally found the fantasy-strategy fun

<i>Check out our Reviews Vault for past game reviews.</i><p>Sorcerer King forces you to create turn-based strategy in a scenario where you’ve already lost. The world slides into the arms of an evil magic-wielder, with horrible monsters roaming the countryside, and you step in with a town, a spell, a …

Board Games

How To Give Your Photos That Cinematic-Effect In Photoshop.

Many aspiring photographers try to achieve that cinematic look, but they can’t quite get it. I hope to change that, since the process isn’t that …

50 Stylish Ways Men Can Rock Dark Hairstyles

Dark hair is not uncommon amongst the many men of this world. Although it does come with its conundrums with regards to styling for that perfect …

Hair

Drama Queens: Defining Fashion's New Look

Sorry Mary J. Blige, it's back and chicer than ever.<p><i>Kym Ellery, Leandra Medine, Lily Aldridge and Rosetta Getty</i><p>When a shift happens in fashion, it can be swift—one major collection that sets the tone. Arguably, Phoebe Philo accomplished this when she brought her particular brand of insouciant …

Mary J. Blige

These Time-Lapses Show How Beauty Retouching is Done for High-End Campaigns

Want to see how the world’s biggest fashion and beauty magazines retouch their photos? Here’s a set of time-lapse videos that show many hours of …

Lindsay Adler: Bending the Line Between Fashion and Fine Art

On International Women’s Day, I considered the role women occupy in photography. Inspired by the women I profiled, I wanted to share more. In this …

Art

55 Photo editing tips and tricks to live by

This collection of photo editing tips, tricks and techniques will save you time and help you enhance your images the easy way. We’ve pulled together …

Tutorials

How to Create Faux Fog in Photoshop in 4 Easy Steps

While I strongly prefer adding creative touches to my photos with physical tricks and effects — such as using dry ice for fog — sometimes I do need …

Finessing a Post-Crop Vignette in Lightroom

Vignettes are a two edged sword, and many of us fall to their siren song. Vignettes can really make your photographs look masterfully finished, but …

Creating a High Key Landscape Using Lightroom in 6 Simple Steps

High key landscapes are often dramatic and emotive images. They typically work best in black and white but can sometimes work well in color using …

Bloodborne gameplay walkthrough Part 9: the glitchy hunter of Old Yharnam

<b>Watch on YouTube | Subscribe to Polygon on YouTube</b><p>In this episode of our <i>Bloodborne</i> let's play series, Phil and I break new ground, exploring the haunted depths of Old Yharnam. The beasts are nastier, the warnings are more dire and the glitches are way creepier than the game itself.<p>Check back every …

Bloodborne Boss Guide: How to Beat Gehrman, the First Hunter

<b>Recommended Level: 70</b><p>If you thought the scythes of the Wet Nurse were deadly, wait until you’re cut up by Gehrman’s blade. Even though Gehrman bears a passing resemblance to Father Gascoigne, you won’t get far using the same battle tactics. You'll die a quick death if you employ the forward rolling …

In the Mood for… Spring Florals

Though the forecast reads otherwise, spring technically is here. Dress the part with bright florals, fresh prints, and pretty seasonal hues.

A Brief History of the Cult Dress, From DVF’s Wrap to #Dressgate

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How To Make Sure Your Gmail Is As Secure As Possible

No one wants to deal with the stress and potential damages of having an email account hacked.<p>To decrease the likelihood of hacks, as well as the time it takes account holders to find suspicious activity that could be a precursor, Gmail has created a handy check list that all users should take the …

Information Systems

Destiny: Quickly Leveling your Second Character - IGN Plays - IGN Video

Destin and Naomi talk about a few tactics he uses to quickly level his second character in Destiny. We also ask a few questions about the games …

'Destiny' Review: The Fault in Our Stars

It may seem strange to release an “official” review of a game practically two months past its release date, but Destiny is a strange game. It’s one that blurs the line between genres in ways few major titles have to date, and exists as the first step forward in a mammoth ten-year, $500M franchise …