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How to connect a PS4 Controller to your PS4 Console

I love using the Playstation 4 controller. It usually behaves well once connected to one device, but getting there is often a total nightmare. Sony got may things right in their user experience, however connecting PS4 controllers isn’t one of them. Here’s how I’ve managed to connect my PS4 controller to my PS4 console, after … Read more

Where does Cyberpunk 2077 store screenshots on Windows

I’ve just started using the fantastic Photo Mode option in Cyberpunk 2077. It’s ideal for taking screen shots without any UI elements. Takes a little bit of getting used to, but seriously it rocks if you’ like to take pictures of the beautiful world they’ve built. To access Photo Mode, do the following: Gamepad: press … Read more

How to redeem a Steam Key

The Steam Desktop client has suffered some severe bouts of feature creep over the years. As such, I’m having a hard time doing the simplest things sometimes. Case in point: where and how do I activate a key I’ve been given. This relatively simple task could perhaps be a little more prominent, but alas it’s … Read more

Why Cyberpunk 2077 crashes on older CPUs – and how to fix it

Many players – me included – have found Cyberpunk 2077 crashing in various places every time we try to run it. Classics include sitting down in the Corpo Office chair or trying to leave the bar in Street Kid. This is caused by how the game was compiled, namely with something called the AVX-512 instruction … Read more

How to remove the User Interface in RAFT

I’m currently enjoying a super relaxing early access game called RAFT. It has this nice mix of stylised art and simplistic reality. It also has an intriguing storyline that is revealed as we play. As it happens in any game, sometimes the UI just gets in the way, especially if you want to share screenshots … Read more