August 9, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Joanne Corrigan Doyle’s six-month-old laptop reboots every few minutes. “Is there anything I can change…to fix this?”Yes and maybe. There’s a setting you can change that will give you at least a hint of the problem. But the hard part starts after you get that hint.So let’s get you to a point where your crashes contain some useful information.Go to the Search tool in your version of Windows, type sysdm.cpl, and select the program of the same name. Click the Advanced tab. Click the Settings button under Startup and Recovery (as opposed to the dialog box’s other two Settings buttons)….

August 8, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Today’s Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Nintendo Direct was chock full of exciting announcements and reveals. But while new fighters like Simon Belmont and King K. Rool were getting most of the attention, Nintendo may have made another sly reveal — some type of ‘Boss Mode’. Midway through the presentation, during a section about new Assist Trophies, Nintendo revealed that the Rathalos from the Monster Hunter series would be one — however, that’s not what they showed for its initial reveal. The Rathalos was first shown as a special boss fight against a single player, using unique moves on a brand new stage…

August 8, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

During today’s Super Smash Bros. Ultimate themed Nintendo Direct, Luigi had his soul stolen from his body by Death while exploring a familiar setting from Castlevania. This scene set Twitter ablaze with fans worrying about the fate of the hapless Mario brother, but Nintendo wants to reassure fans that Luigi is alive and well. A tweet issued from the Nintendo UK VS account confirmed that “Luigi is okay” following the horrific ordeal. Via the Nintendo UK Vs TwitterContinue reading…Powered by WPeMatico

August 8, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Can’t get enough of Assassin’s Creed Odyssey? We’ve got a full gameplay mission for you, complete with commentary from Game Director Scott Phillips. While on the hunt for a piece of a greater puzzle, Alexios finds himself in need of aid from Hippocrates, a forward-thinking physician famed for revolutionizing many theories of medicine. You can watch the mission with developer commentary above, or check out the stand-alone gameplay video below: For more on Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, check out our exclusive interviews with the creators about the new combat systems and how they’ve fully embraced the role-playing genre into the franchise….

August 8, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

One of the cheapest thin-and-light convertibles we’ve tested to pack in a quad-core 8th-generation Intel CPU, the Lenovo Flex 6 14 boasts peppy productivity performance and solid battery life for a relatively budget price. Unfortunately, the Flex comes saddled with a dim screen and iffy graphics, disappointing given the system’s discrete Nvidia graphics core. If you don’t care about gaming or photo editing and you’re on a budget, the Flex might be worth considering, but if you’re shopping for true graphics power in an ultraportable, look elsewhere (perhaps at the Asus ZenBook 13).To read this article in full, please click…

August 8, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

BEYOND! This week on IGN’s PlayStation show Beyond, host Jonathon Dornbush – who was so excited about his Spyro pool toy he initially forgot to intro his guests — is joined by Brian Altano, Barrett Courtney, and Casey DeFritas to discuss their impressions of the first couple of hours of Guacamelee 2 and how it may be shaping up to surpass the original. Additionally, the crew discusses new releases like Castaway Paradise, Flipping Death, this month’s PlayStation Plus offerings, and Casey offers a breakdown of the Final Fantasy/Monster Hunter World crossover event content. Then, the crew dives into their lingering…