January 16, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Yearning to smuggle drugs or participate in other questionable antics on the border of an imaginary Eastern Bloc-esque country? Today’s Steam Daily Deal is for you. Right now, the online gaming retailer is selling Lucas Pope’s Papers, Please for $2. You’ve got quite a while to get this deal as Steam’s “daily deal” ends just before 9AM on Wednesday Pacific time. The game is usually $10.Papers, Please is a very engrossing game despite its low-buck graphics (the game only takes up 41MB on your hard drive). Regardless, we were so enthralled with it that we named it our Game of the Year…

January 16, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Final Fantasy XV fans better clear some room on their drives, because they’re the latest victims of ballooning video game install sizes. And it’s really big this time.The previous record holder was Forza Motorsport 7, which arrived last October with a 99GB footprint. Square Enix has blown that record out of the digital waters though, announcing today that Final Fantasy XV ’s PC port will require a whopping 155GB of storage space when it arrives on March 6.To read this article in full, please click herePowered by WPeMatico

January 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

If you’re still running Windows 8.1, be advised: Microsoft shut down mainstream support a week ago. But there’s still a last-ditch upgrade path: Microsoft’s assistive technology loophole, which closes in 24 hours. Again.Microsoft ended mainstream support for Windows 8.1 on January 9, five years after the operating system’s debut. Essentially, it’s dead; for the average consumer, Windows 8.1 will remain forever unchanged, with no new features or bug fixes. Instead, Microsoft has migrated the OS to “extended support,” which will only provide security updates for another five years, until 2023. In Microsoft’s world, consumers would have already migrated to Windows 10,…

January 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Microsoft Excel is undoubtedly one of the most popular spreadsheet tools used in today’s companies, and while most of us know how to leverage its basic functions, few take the time to learn its advanced capabilities. The truth is Excel boasts a trove of features that can help you streamline or even automate parts of your workflow, which can help you impress at the office and even qualify yourself for a promotion—if you have the right training.The Ultimate Excel Bootcamp Bundle offers 70+ hours of Excel instruction, and it can be yours for only $49.To read this article in full, please…