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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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AMD Planning Open Source GameWorks Competitor, Mantle for Linux

06/19/2014 - 09:35

On Tuesday, AMD's newly minted Gaming Scientist, Richard Huddy, stopped by the PC Perspective office to talk about the current state of the company's graphics division. The entire video of the interview is embedded below but several of the points...

PCPer Live! Interview with AMD's Richard Huddy June 17th, 4pm ET / 1pm PT

06/18/2014 - 16:08

UPDATE: Did you miss the live event? Well, there's good news and bad news. First, the bad: you can't win any of those prizes we discussed. The good: you can watch the replay posted below! AMD recently brought back Richard Huddy in the role of...

GeForce GTX Titan Z Overclocking Testing

06/12/2014 - 17:17

Earlier this week I posted a review of the NVIDIA GeForce GTX Titan Z graphics card, a dual-GPU Kepler GK110 part that currently sells for $3000. If you missed that article you should read it first and catch up but the basic summary was that, for PC...


06/10/2014 - 14:25

In March of this year, NVIDIA announced the GeForce GTX Titan Z at its GPU Technology Conference. It was touted as the world's fastest graphics card with its pair of full GK110 GPUs but it came with an equally stunning price of $2999. NVIDIA claimed...

3DMark, Power, Sound and Conclusions

06/09/2014 - 09:08

Although we don't put a lot of weight behind the results from 3DMark, I know that a lot of readers use this as a point of reference so I have included it. [inline:files/review/2014-06-09/3dmark-fse_0.png] 3DMark has never been as kind to the Kepler...


06/09/2014 - 09:04

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (DirectX 9)   The Empire of Tamriel is on the edge. The High King of Skyrim has been murdered. Alliances form as claims to the throne are made. In the midst of this conflict, a far more dangerous, ancient evil is...

Metro: Last Light

06/09/2014 - 09:03

Metro: Last Light (DirectX 11)  


06/09/2014 - 09:02

GRID 2 (DirectX 11)   Be fast, be first and be famous as the race returns in GRID 2, the sequel to the BAFTA-award winning, multi-million selling Race Driver: GRID.

Crysis 3

06/09/2014 - 09:01

Crysis 3 (DirectX 11)   Master the power of the Nanosuit. Armor, Speed, Strength and the ability to cloak are the ingredients of the most effective tactical combat armor ever created. Suit up! It's all yours in Crysis 3.

Bioshock Infinite

06/09/2014 - 09:00

Bioshock Infinite (DirectX 11)