December 8, 2017 CuttingEdgeTech

Ah, The Game Awards—like an E3 press conference that pulls double duty as an awards show. Now on its fourth year, Geoff Keighley and Co. descended on Los Angeles last night for another round of World Premiers, Exclusive Reveals, and even a couple of awards to hand out. Oh, also Josef Fares, director of Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons flipped off the camera, yelled about the Oscars, then talked smack about his publisher EA. And, fair warning, swore a lot. So that was great. Probably the only video you really need to watch.To read this article in full, please…

December 8, 2017 CuttingEdgeTech

Linux gaming risingImage by Alex Campbell/Rob SchultzThese days, Linux gamers have it better than ever. Gaming on the open-source operating system has long meant dabbling in Wine and arcane workarounds, but ever since Valve launched Steam for Linux a few years back the number of native Linux games has positively exploded.To read this article in full, please click herePowered by WPeMatico

December 8, 2017 CuttingEdgeTech

Nvidia’s cutting-edge Volta GPU architecture has finally come to desktops. Late Thursday night, Nvidia launched the monstrous, golden Titan V, a $3,000 graphics card with 12GB of HBM2 memory and over a thousand more CUDA cores than the game-slaying Titan Xp. But this beast isn’t made for gaming—though it’d no doubt be very good at it.Instead, Nvidia says this card “transforms the PC into an AI supercomputer.” While the still-available Titan Xp was theoretically a compute card, but better suited as a best-in-class gaming card, the Titan V doubles down on data crunching. Nvidia is giving Titan V owners free…

December 8, 2017 CuttingEdgeTech

Following a teaser trailer debuting at The Game Awards 2017, From Software has provided a window in which gamers can expect more details on the mystery title – promising only that there will be information to come “in the next 12 months”: Speculation is rife over what the project may actually be, with some wondering whether it could be a sequel to Bloodborne and others placing bets that it’s something entirely new; we’re not even sure whether “Shadows Die Twice” is intended to be teaser text or an actual title announcement. More details to follow in the next 12 months….

December 8, 2017 CuttingEdgeTech

How much does two inches matter? You wouldn’t think it’d be a huge factor, but when I reviewed the Alienware 17 I called it “staggeringly huge” and said it was “time to hit the gym” if you wanted to carry one around. Since then, I’ve spent a few weeks using the Alienware 15—a laptop with the potential to be just as powerful, but in a slightly lighter package.And it turns out that’s good enough.This one is just right Don’t get me wrong: The Alienware 15 is still a massive laptop, especially if you put it up against competing 15-inchers. This…

December 8, 2017 CuttingEdgeTech

Key Points Bitcoin gold price tumbled recently and moved below the $250 support against the US Dollar. There is a major bearish trend line in place with resistance at $255 on the hourly chart of BTG/USD (data feed from Bitfinex). The price is currently correcting higher, but upsides remain capped by the $255-260 resistance zone. … Continue reading Bitcoin Gold Price Technical Analysis – BTG/USD Bears in Control The post Bitcoin Gold Price Technical Analysis – BTG/USD Bears in Control appeared first on NEWSBTC.Powered by WPeMatico

December 8, 2017 CuttingEdgeTech

“In Internet slang, they are called the HODLers, the people who are clinging to their Bitcoin and refusing to spend it. Instead, they just refresh their wallet apps, feeling richer by day while deferring consumption. Many of these burgeoning millionaires live like paupers…”Powered by WPeMatico

December 8, 2017 CuttingEdgeTech

Bitcoin plunges more than $2,500 after hitting new record. by Jethro Mullen @CNNMoneyInvest December 8, 2017: 2:39 AM ET … Bitcoin investors have been on a wild ride this year. Its price has soared from less than $1,000 in January — but with occasional sudden drops along the way. Trading has …Powered by WPeMatico