November 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Shot on iPhone XR: Users share portraits, landscapes and more Photographers around the world are capturing stunning images with iPhone XR, the newest member of the iPhone family. iPhone XR features an Apple-designed, state-of-the-art camera system that enables Portrait mode from a single lens, offering a sophisticated bokeh effect. Portraits look great on the wide-angle lens, even in lower lighting conditions.iPhone XR’s edge-to-edge 6.1-inch Liquid Retina display makes for a great viewfinder, and Smart HDR brings better highlight and shadow detail across photos. With the longest battery life in an iPhone ever, iPhone XR will be ready to snap that…

November 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

For the first time in 24 years, Sony and PlayStation will not appear at E3 in 2019. As reported by Game Informer, Sony and PlayStation will instead be “exploring new and familiar ways to engage our community in 2019.” “As the industry evolves, Sony Interactive Entertainment continues to look for inventive opportunities to engage the community,” Sony said in a statement to Game Informer. “PlayStation fans mean the world to us and we always want to innovate, think differently and experiment with new ways to delight gamers. As a result, we have decided not to participate in E3 in 2019. We…

November 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Never ones to shy away from a hot pop culture moment, the writers of South Park made Red Dead Redemption 2 the barrel end of the joke on both last week’s episode, titled, “Time to Get Cereal” and then the part 2 follow-up this week, called “Nobody Got Cereal?” These episodes are notable not just for Red Dead 2’s inclusion, but also the return of Al Gore (who’s become a bowler in the South Park universe since losing the 2000 presidential election) and ManBearPig, the exactly-what-it-sounds-like demon that Gore warned South Park about back in Season 10. Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico

November 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Just when you thought you had seen every awful notch on a phone, Sharp is here to one-up them all. Like the Essential Phone, the Aquos R2 Compact has a small eraser-shaped camera notch at the top of the screen, which is all good. But when you get to the bottom of the screen it all falls apart.Why? Because there’s a notch down there that wraps around the fingerprint sensor.We know what you’re thinking, and no, we don’t know why Sharp didn’t just put the sensor on the back like with every other Android phone. We also don’t know why…

November 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Fallout 76 takes place 25 years after the bombs fell, giving you a glimpse of the freshly nuked world before it was eroded by centuries of radiation and scavenger raids. Despite the game-changing addition of multiplayer, fans of the Fallout series may still find a familiar charm and ghoulish intrigue in 76’s post-apocalyptic West Virginia – including many revelations about where it fits into the franchise’s story. But not everything is as lore-obsessed Fallout fans expected. Here are some ways Fallout 76 retcons, rewrites, and outright cheats its history. Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico

November 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Nearly a year and a half since Metroid Prime 4’s E3 2017 announcement, Nintendo still isn’t ready to show the game off or announce a release window. But Nintendo of America President and COO Reggie Fils-Aime says fans shouldn’t take that as any cause for concern over its development, echoing what he told IGN about Metroid Prime 4 at E3 2018. “Internally, we have expectations about when is going to be released,” Fils-Aime told Mashable in a new interview. “We haven’t announced it, but yeah, the game is well in development.” Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico

November 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Final Cut Pro X introduces third-party workflow extensionsUpdate Brings Extensions from Frame.io, Shutterstock and CatDV, Plus Other Features Including Batch Sharing, Video Noise Reduction and Comparison ViewerThe latest update to Final Cut Pro X, available today on the Mac App Store, introduces workflow extensions that enable professional video editors to use third-party apps and services directly within the editing interface. Workflow extensions match the look of Final Cut Pro and integrate tightly into the app, allowing editors to drag media into Final Cut Pro libraries, sync playback between extensions and timeline, add clip markers and more. These extensions make it…

November 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

2019 marks the 80th anniversary of Batman’s debut, and DC has big plans for the Dark Knight. Among those plans is a major new storyline that will officially induct the Arkham Knight character into the main DC Comics continuity. DC will be mirroring the approach taken for Superman’s 80th anniversary earlier this year, with the publisher releasing the oversized anniversary special Detective Comics #1000 and a hardcover collection called Detective Comics: 80 Years of Batman. Art by Jim Lee et al. (DC Entertainment)Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico

November 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

After weeks of numerous forum posts and social complaints about misbehaving graphics cards, Nvidia has acknowledged that its GeForce RTX 2080 Ti Founders Edition has a problem.“Limited test escapes from early boards caused the issues some customers have experienced with RTX 2080 Ti Founders Edition,” a company employee wrote on the GeForce forums. “We stand ready to help any customers who are experiencing problems. Please visit www.nvidia.com/support to chat live with the Nvidia tech support team (or to send us an email) and we’ll take care of it.”To read this article in full, please click herePowered by WPeMatico

November 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

The first few times players encounter a splicer in BioShock, it’s one of the scariest and weirdest moments in modern gaming. For Joe Fielder, who helped design the high-flying world of BioShock Infinite, it wasn’t just a chance to create an intimidating enemy type, it was a chance to humanize one of gaming’s most iconic factions, and he learned how to do it at the hands of BioShock director Ken Levine himself. “I’d done a pass on , and and another one of the writers, Drew Holmes, gave me feedback,” Fielder said on this month’s episode of IGN Unfiltered. “Ken…