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Ryan Shrout
Owner, Operator, Editor-in-Chief
Florence, KY, USA

Ryan started PC Perspective in 2004 and before that ran hardware review websites by the name of Amdmb.com and Athlonmb.com.  Besides taking care of the day to day operations of the pcper.com, managing content and producing a podcast, he also hosts This Week in Computer Hardware on the This Week in Tech network with Patrick Norton.  

You can find Ryan mostly on PC Perspective, but also in a few key places:


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New Tech: MFAA, Dynamic Super Resolution, VXGI

09/18/2014 - 11:49

While most of the deep, architectural changes in GM204 are based around power and area efficiency, there are still some interesting feature additions NVIDIA has made to these cards that depend on some specific hardware implementations.  First up is...

IDF 2014: Intel Shows Core M 5Y70 Performance Numbers

09/09/2014 - 19:51

During a press session today with Intel, I was able to get some early performance results on Broadwell-Y in the form of the upcoming Core M 5Y70 processor. [inline:files/review/2014-09-09/llama1.jpg] Testing was done on a reference design platform code...

IDF 2014: Skylake Silicon Up and Running for 2H 2015 Release

09/09/2014 - 16:27

2015 is shaping up to be an interesting year for Intel's consumer processor product lines. We are still expected to see Broadwell make some kind of debut in a socketed form in addition to the mobile releases trickling out beginning this holiday, but...

IDF 2014: Intel and Google Announce Reference Design Program, Guaranteed 2 Week AOSP Updates

09/09/2014 - 12:00

During today's keynote of the Intel Developer Forum, Google and Intel jointly announced a new program aimed to ease the burden of Android deployment and speed up the operating system update adoption rates that have often plagued the ecosystem. In...

Intel Developer Forum (IDF) 2014 Keynote Live Blog

09/09/2014 - 10:02

Today is the beginning of the 2014 Intel Developer Forum in San Francisco!  Join me at 9am PT for the first of our live blogs of the main Intel keynote where we will learn what direction Intel is taking on many fronts! [inline:files/news/2014-09-09/...

Intel Xeon E5-2600 v3 Processor Overview: Haswell-EP Up to 18 Cores

09/08/2014 - 11:30

Today, on the eve of the Intel Developer Forum, the company is taking the wraps off its new server and workstation class high performance processors, Xeon E5-2600 v3. Known previously by the code name Haswell-EP, the release marks the entry of the latest...

NVIDIA G-Sync Surround Impressions: Using 3 ASUS ROG Swift Displays

09/05/2014 - 18:44

Last month friend of the site and technology enthusiast Tom Petersen, who apparently does SOMETHING at NVIDIA, stopped by our offices to talk about G-Sync technology. A variable refresh rate feature added to new monitors with custom NVIDIA hardware, G-...

Intel Sent Us a Containment Chamber with Parts Inside

09/05/2014 - 12:21

Okay, I'll be the first to admit that I didn't know what I was getting into. When a couple of packages showed up at our office from Intel with claims that they wanted to showcase the new Haswell-E platform...I was confused. The setup was simple:...

Intel Announces Core M Processor Lineup Using Broadwell-Y

09/05/2014 - 11:11

In a somewhat surprising fashion, Intel has decided to announce (again) the Core M processor family that will be shipping this fall and winter using the Broadwell-Y SoC. I was able to visit Portland and talk with the process technology and architecture...

AMD Radeon R9 285 2GB Graphics Card Review - Tonga GPU Debut

09/02/2014 - 07:10

On December 22, 2011, AMD launched the first 28nm GPU based on an architecture called GCN on the code name Tahiti silicon. That was the release of the Radeon HD 7970 and it was the beginning of an incredibly long adventure for PC enthusiasts and gamers....