May 3, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

While the thing most people probably took away from Rockstar’s latest trailer for Red Dead Redemption 2 is this shot of a young John Marston (protagonist of the original Red Dead Redemption, for the uninitiated) with his famed facial scars being clearly very recently sewn. A young John Marston in the third trailer for Red Dead Redemption 2.This isn’t just a cool nod to the original game, but it also comes smack dab in the middle of this moment with Arthur, John and Dutch which really exemplifies the conflicted tone that we can probably expect to see throughout the story…

May 3, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Microsoft’s latest Surface Pro hit store shelves last June, and with Intel’s 8th generation chips available a refresh might (I said might) be in the works. If there is, it would explain why Office Depot & Office Max has such a smoking hot deal today.The 2017 Surface Pro is just $500 right now with 4GB of RAM, 128GB onboard storage, and a 7th-generation Intel Core i5 processor. That’s $300 off the Microsoft Store’s current (sold out) sale price of $800, and a 50 percent savings off the tablet’s $1,000 MSRP.To read this article in full, please click herePowered by WPeMatico

May 3, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Rex Dickson, creative director for the Madden NFL series has left EA, and says the franchise could go in a “new direction”. Dickson announced the news in a statement on Twitter, saying that his decision is a “private one” whilst reassuring the community that “there is no drama or story” behind it. “This decision was made after many discussions with other leaders on the team,” he wrote. “We collectively agreed this was the best path forward for everyone involved. This is as much for me and my family as it is about giving the team, the community and the Madden…

May 3, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

In case you missed it, LG introduced its latest flagship phone yesterday, the G7 THinQ, which is packed with all of the things premium smartphones need in 2018: good looks, lots of screen, a Snapdragon 845 processor, Android Oreo, AI, wireless charging, IP68 water resistance, and a dual camera. On paper, the G7 checks off all the boxes, and even when you pick it up, it feels the part, with Gorilla Glass all around and a thin, comfortable frame.Adam Patrick Murray/IDG The front of the G7 is nearly all screen now.To read this article in full, please click herePowered by…

May 3, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

It happened again. Another major web service lost control of its database, and now you’re scrambling to stay ahead of the bad guys. As much as we hate them, data breaches are here to stay. The good news is they don’t have to elicit full-blown panic no matter how sensitive the pilfered data might be. There are usually some very simple steps you can take to minimize your exposure to the potential threat.Here’s how.Step 1: Determine the damage ThinkstockThe first thing to figure out is what the hackers took. If they got your username and password, for example, there’s little…

May 3, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

UPS is considering mass producing its Nintendo Labo carry case after going viral on Twitter. The UPS Store used leftover cardboard to create ‘The Labo Toy-Con-Tainer’, a case that holds every item within the Nintendo Labo Variety Kit. As well as being fully mobile with its handle and cardboard wheels, the carrying case offers a hatch to keep your leftover materials safe as well as a fully functional cardboard lock and key system. #NintendoLabo inspired us to be more creative with cardboard. And since we’re such experts at packing things in boxes, well… pic.twitter.com/OM1BFo8UuT Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico

May 3, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Hidetaka “Swery” Suehiro’s Kickstarter campaign for The Good Life has reached its target, and the Deadly Premonition creator has added a Switch port as a stretch goal. The campaign was relaunched last month after the initial campaign to get the game funded failed to come to fruition. Swery announced that it had hit the Kickstarter goal of 68 million yen / £456,000 / $650,000 last night, and tweeted the news along with plans for a Nintendo Switch port as the first stretch goal. Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico