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Scott Michaud
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Kingston, ON, Canada

Scott joined PC Perspective in May 2011. Prior to PC Perspective, Scott has worked on personal projects and has completed degrees in Physics and Education from Queen's University. Currently PC Perspective is the only place to find his published works. Other ventures related to computing, physics, math, education, and technology are currently in progress. He is also a geek, go figure.

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AMD Releases Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.5.1 Beta

05/09/2016 - 13:05

This is good to see. AMD has released Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.5.1 to align with Forza Motorsport 6: Apex. The drivers are classified as Beta, and so is the game, coincidentally, which means 16.5.1 is not WHQL-certified. That doesn't have...

Rumor: Apple's A11 SoC Reaches Tapeout at TSMC 10nm

05/09/2016 - 12:42

Before I begin, the report comes from DigiTimes and they cite anonymous sources for this story. As always, a grain of salt is required when dealing with this level of alleged leak. [inline:files/news/2016-05-09/apple.png] That out of the way, rumor has...

Kaby Lake Benchmarks Might Have Been Leaked

05/09/2016 - 11:51

Fudzilla claims that they have a screenshot of SiSoft benchmarks belonging to the Intel Core i7-7700k. I should note that image only mentions “Kabylake,” not any specific model number. It's possible that the branding will change this...

What Will Happen After July 29th with Windows 10 Upgrades?

05/09/2016 - 10:47

I've been wondering about what will happen after July 29th. This machine was granted a Windows 10 license because I used it for the Windows Insider program before the official launch. After leaving the pre-release branches, it remained activated for...

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 and GTX 1070 Announced

05/06/2016 - 21:38

So NVIDIA has announced their next generation of graphics processors, based on the Pascal architecture. They introduced it as “a new king,” because they claim that it is faster than the Titan X, even at a lower power. It will be available...

Speaking of Leaked Benchmarks: Broadwell-E

05/05/2016 - 14:26

NVIDIA is not the only one with leaked benchmarks this week -- it's Intel's turn! Silicon Lottery down at the forums got their hands on the ten-core, twenty-thread, Intel Core i7-6950X. Because Silicon Lottery is all about buying...

NVIDIA GeForce "GTX 1080" Benchmark Leaked

05/05/2016 - 13:38

We're expecting a major announcement tomorrow... at some point. NVIDIA create a teaser website, called “Order of 10,” that is counting down to a 1PM EDT. On the same day, at 9PM EDT, they will have a live stream on their Twitch channel....

Microsoft Removes Windows Store Blocking Policy from 10 Pro

05/04/2016 - 18:26

Well that's a great precedent, Microsoft. In Windows 10 1511, which released in November for the general public, they removed the group policy setting to disable Windows Store from Windows 10 Pro. From a consumer standpoint? I can't see this...

LG Display Further Invests in OLED

04/30/2016 - 00:33

According to a spokeswoman for LG Display, via Reuters, the display panel company will increase their investment in OLED production by $395.99 million USD. Back in November, we reported on their plans to produce an $8.7 billion USD facility that was...

AMD Announces Joint Venture with NFME

04/29/2016 - 23:33

Nantong Fujitsu Microelectronics Co., Ltd. (NFME) is a Chinese company that packages and tests integrated circuits. Recently, AMD has been working with China to reach that large market, especially given their ongoing cash concerns. This time, AMD sold 85...