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Scott Michaud
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News Editor
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Kingston, ON, Canada
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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.

Beyond PC Perspective, you can find Scott at several places throughout the internet:

 

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CES 2015: Mycestro Gesture Controller

01/09/2015 - 12:01

I just saw a video for the “Mycestro”, pronounced somewhat like maestro, on IGN and it looks interesting. Basically, the device clings to your index finger and lets you use it as a pointer wand. Movement engages when the thumb touches the...

CES 2015: Audi & LG Partner on Smartwatch Running webOS

01/08/2015 - 03:26

There is a unique smartwatch at CES this year, which unfolds to become a camera quadcopter. I guess surprisingly, for some people, a selfie stick is not offbeat enough. And that's fine, more power to them. [inline:files/news/2015-01-08/lg-audi-watch-...

CES 2015: MediaTek MT2601 Low-Power SoC for Wearables

01/07/2015 - 20:04

When you start getting into the wearables market, even mobile SoCs can be somewhat big and power-hungry. As such, we are seeing more innovation in processors that satisfy these lower classes (which could just be us paying more attention). The MediaTek...

CES 2015: Intel Compute Stick Runs Windows for $149

01/07/2015 - 00:56

The Chromecast (and its open siblings) and the Raspberry Pi are interesting devices because they shrunk our concept of a compute device, which put them into new roles. Whether it is streaming media to your TV or controlling electronics on a high altitude...

Internet Archive Adds Thousands of In-Browser DOS Games

01/06/2015 - 21:24

Well would you look at that. Archive.org has been working hard to preserve as much art and expression as possible, including some things that you would think are blocked by copyright holders. In this latest initiative, they have included DOS-era games in...

CES 2015: Corsair USB Flash Drives - Voyager Slider X1, Voyager Slider X2, Voyager GS, and Voyager GTX

01/06/2015 - 12:00

Corsair has just announced sixteen (!!) USB 3.0 flash drives, across four product lines. The Corsair Flash Voyager Slider X1 is the cheapest per gigabyte and supports read speeds of up to 130MB/s. The Corsair Flash Voyager Slider X2 increases the cost...

CES 2015: TP-LINK Archer C9 AC1900 Dual Band Router

01/06/2015 - 07:30

While yesterday's TP-LINK Archer C2600 and C3200 routers were designed for multiple devices, this one seems a bit more targeted at fewer, but still high-performance connections. The TP-LINK Archer C9 router can operate on one, 5 GHz block and one, 2....

CES 2015: TP-LINK AV1200 3-Port Gigabit Powerline Adapter

01/06/2015 - 07:30

Powerline networks are not the most popular, especially with advancements in wireless technology, but they are still being actively developed. TP-LINK specifically mentions a few use cases: going through cement or certain soundproof walls, going across...

CES 2015: D-Link Powerline Networking Adapters

01/05/2015 - 21:33

Yesterday, D-Link announced two new gigabit-class powerline networking adapters. Powerline networking, which sends a signal between A/C outlets, is for users who want high-bandwidth connections in places that WiFi does not reach and running a cable is...

CES 2015: Acer Aspire V 17 Nitro with Intel RealSense 3D

01/05/2015 - 20:46

Intel's “Perceptual Computing” initiative, later branded Intel RealSense 3D, is beginning to be integrated with consumer electronics. For a while now, developers could pick up a Creative Labs-produced SDK with a camera, depth sensor, and...