August 16, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

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August 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

So you have a Mac but also want to run Windows? You’re in luck: shortly after the first Intel-based Macs arrived on the market in 2009, Apple released a tool called Boot Camp, which lets Mac owners install and start their machines natively in Microsoft Windows. With the press of a button, you can switch between Mac and Windows every time your computer turns on.Probably the most common reason Mac owners use Boot Camp is to play Windows-only games. For instance, PC MMOs such as Star Trek Online, Tera, and Star Wars: The Old Republic only run on Windows. Boot…

August 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

BEYOND! This week on IGN’s PlayStation show Beyond, host Jonathon Dornbush is joined at first by Brian Altano, Max Scoville, and Brendan Graeber to discuss Brendan’s We Happy Few review, how the early comparisons to BioShock don’t necessarily hold up, and the joys and downers of Compulsion Games’ latest. Later, the crew is joined by Cassidee Moser to discuss her review of Telltale Games’ The Walking Dead: The Final Season Episode 1, as well as whether the age of episodic gaming is over. The crew also answers your questions, and tries to do that while eating spicy cookies…it does not…

August 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Move over, Meltdown and Spectre. A new “Foreshadow” attack, alternatively called L1 Terminal Fault or L1TF, targets Intel’s Security Guard Extensions (SGX) within its Core chips.You should be safe, though, if you’ve already patched your PC as part of the earlier Spectre and Meltdown mitigations that rolled out over the course of the year, according to a blog post from Intel, which disclosed the flaw today. (Wired has more of the technical backstory on the bug itself, and Intel has published a video explaining the issue.) Microsoft is also rolling out patches, Intel said.To read this article in full, please…

August 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

According to an article on Forbes that is now taken down, Diablo III will be arriving on the Nintendo Switch, with exclusive content, sometime later this year. Spotted by members of the Nintendo Switch subreddit, Blizzard’s action-RPG will be launching in 2018 as the “Eternal Collection” and will include the Reaper of Souls and Rise of Necromancer expansions and will retail for $59.99 USD. Diablo III’s debut on the Nintendo Switch will also be packed with exclusive in-game Nintendo items which, according to the article, are “the Legend of Ganondorf cosmetic armor set, Tri-Force portrait frame, Chicken pet, and Echoes…

August 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

For the first time ever, Capcom held an official, standalone Monster Hunter tournament stateside on July 28, 2018 in San Francisco. At stake was a trip to Japan to represent the US in a worldwide championship, and when the dust settled Social Dissonance walked away with the honor. But the journey was as much a part of the story as the destination, and we talked to some of the USA Championship finalists about why a certain weapon was so popular, how they prepared, and how other players can get better at this notoriously challenging game.  Watch the video for a…