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Subject: Editorial | June 29, 2010 - 11:57 AM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Back in the 1950's Russell Kirsch was working as a scientist at the National Bureau of Standards and figured out a way to scan a picture of his infant son into the experimental computer (SEAC) that he was working with into a 176 by 176 grid of black and white squares. He now apologizes for that, as that action contributed to the birth of the square pixel we all know and try to antialias out of existence. He is now working with a technique to overlay a grid of 6 pixels a
Subject: Editorial | December 31, 2009 - 08:46 PM | Ryan Shrout
The dog with the party hat on my calendar tells me that today is New Year's Eve...I had no idea. We have been working on SO much stuff since early December that the entirety of this holiday-laden finale to the year has simply soared by me. Testing for several articles coming up very quickly in the new year (2010, btw) is still being run a
Subject: Editorial | December 24, 2009 - 07:26 PM | Ryan Shrout
I apologize for the lack of news and updates this Thursday, but most of our staff is with, or on their way to, family and family events for the Christmas holiday. I have been busy in the house today testing some new hardware for post-New Years reviews and hardware launches while putting finishing touches on presents and goodies to spread around to our friends and relatives. I have also been making year-end donations to places like the SPCA and
Subject: Editorial | September 29, 2009 - 07:41 PM | Ryan Shrout
Hurry!! Only a few days left to enter!!! Help us reach our goal!
Every once in a while a worthy cause comes along that really makes you sit up and realize how lucky you are and how much more you could be doing for others. Recently some very close friends of ours gave birth to their first child, Gabriel Thomas Lawrence, who was born with Down Syndrome and other various heart and breathing complications. He is proving to be a very tough little boy, fighting his problems in and out of the Cincinnati Children's Hospital.
Subject: Editorial | August 20, 2009 - 01:38 AM | Ryan Shrout
I have had quite a few people asking for it, but it just FINALLY got finished uploading and converting - so here is the full video from the PC Perspective Hardware Workshop 2009 that we hosted at QuakeCon 2009!! Enjoy!
Subject: Editorial | August 12, 2009 - 09:57 PM | Ryan Shrout
Are you ready for This Week in Computer Hardware LIVE right here or by visiting http://live.twit.tv/?? Lot's of great topics on the agenda for tonight!!! On the road to QuakeCon 2009!!
Subject: Editorial | August 8, 2009 - 11:58 PM | Ryan Shrout
Sorry for the longer than normal delay, but I finally got this week's This Week in Computer Hardware (TWiCH) online, episode #34 with myself and Leo Laporte. Enjoy!
If you want to catch our weekly LIVE episodes, just check back here on pcper.com or at http://live.twit.tv/ every Wednesday at 6pm ET!
(Details on Quakecon and possible live streaming of that event are included as well!)
Subject: Editorial | August 2, 2009 - 02:47 AM | Ryan Shrout
Apologies for the delay this week, but the PC Perspective Podcast, episode #67, was posted up yesterday after a lengthy upload process. I am on vacation with the Mrs. (actually packing for the trip home now) but was still able to record, edit and post the darn thing for you! How's that for dedication / lunacy?!?
In any event, be sure to check out the audio version at http://pcper.com/podcast and subscribe if you haven't already. And I have included the video version below as well!
Subject: Editorial | July 23, 2009 - 12:50 AM | Ryan Shrout
This Week in Computer Hardware (TWiCH), live every Wednesday at 6pm ET / 3pm PT on http://live.twit.tv/. If you missed yesterday's episode here is your chance to see us discuss Intel's new G2 X25-M SSDs, the new Core i5 pricing and speed information as well as the difference between various ATX and ITX form factors.
Subject: Editorial | July 22, 2009 - 10:00 PM | Ryan Shrout
Subject: Editorial | July 16, 2009 - 03:31 PM | Ryan Shrout
The audio version of our podcast, which you should definitely be subscribed to and listening to on a regular basis anyway, was released early this morning but we now have the completed video version compressed and posted ready for you watch!
Subject: Editorial | July 16, 2009 - 01:51 PM | Ryan Shrout
Subject: Editorial | July 9, 2009 - 04:17 PM | Ryan Shrout
Subject: Editorial | July 2, 2009 - 06:02 PM | Ryan Shrout
For those of you that desperately wanted it, the PC Perspective Podcast #63 is now available in its video form! You can see how the show looks as we record it live AND you can also find one of those *hidden* entry methods for the PC Perspective / This Week in Computer Hardware Smooth Creations system giveaway at the very end... :)
Subject: Editorial | June 24, 2009 - 06:00 PM | Ryan Shrout
Every Wednesday you can watch the editors of PC Perspective host our weekly podcast on live streaming video. We should be starting it about 10pm ET or so! You can watch it at Leo's site of you can click here and watch it right here on PC Perspective!
Subject: Editorial | June 22, 2009 - 11:02 PM | Ryan Shrout
In a move we are hoping to make a regular feature for the podcast, we
now have a more "polished" version of the podcast recording on VIDEO
for you to view/listen to. Just a warning: we aren't pretty and the
content is unedited so there MIGHT be the occasional flub up! We'll
start posting the video along side the audio at our new URL: http://pcper.com/podcast
Subject: Editorial | June 12, 2009 - 01:24 PM | Ryan Shrout
In a move we are hoping to make a regular feature for the podcast, we now have a more "polished" version of the podcast recording on VIDEO for you to view/listen to. Just a warning: we aren't pretty and the content is unedited so there MIGHT be the occasional flub up! We'll start posting the video along side the audio at our new URL: http://pcper.com/podcast
Subject: Editorial | June 10, 2009 - 09:44 PM | Ryan Shrout
Last week I was in Taipei for Computex 2009, which you can read all of our coverage about here, but we still attempted to record our weekly shows, This Week in Computer Hardware and the PC Perspective Podcast. If you missed those shows (shame on you) I have them posted below in their live VIDEO versions below. Of course, if you haven't subscribed to our podcast feed, you definitely should do so RIGHT NOW!