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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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Windows 10 November Update Released...ish

11/12/2015 - 23:21

Microsoft has published the November 2015 Update for Windows 10, which brings it to the logical version number: 1511. It is not available to everyone though. The update is apparently being rolled out to users slowly, and manually pressing “Check...

Basemark GPU Vulkan Announced for Q2'16 Release

11/10/2015 - 15:02

The Vulkan API, announced during the Game Developers Conference last March, is a low-level method to communicate with GPUs. It is essentially a fork of AMD's Mantle, which was modified to include things like OpenCL's SPIR bytecode for its shading...

Logic Supply's Fanless PERFECTRON Announced

11/05/2015 - 07:30

FanlessTech was “salivating” over the PERFECTRON PC, which might be good for its cooling potential if the water doesn't short out the electronics. Logic Supply, designer of the fanless systems, specializes in ruggedized, industrial builds...

Steam Launches "Item Stores"

11/05/2015 - 07:01

Team Fortress 2 switched from a paid game, first seen in The Orange Box bundle, to a free-to-play title. Financially, you could say that it was supported by tips... ... tips of the hat. Some responded with a wag of their finger, but others with a swipe...

Bethesda Blogs Fallout 4 Graphics Features

11/04/2015 - 21:37

Fallout 4 is just a few days from release, and the hype train is roaring into the station. Bethesda titles are particularly interesting for PC hardware websites because they tend to find a way into our benchmarking suites. They're relatively...

Fallout 4 PC Screenshots Leaked (1080p Ultra)

11/04/2015 - 15:32

Someone on NeoGAF got their hands on Fallout 4 screenshots. These ones are from the PC, captured at 1080p with supposedly Ultra settings. I can believe it. [inline:files/news/2015-11-04/bethesda-2015-fallout4-ultra.jpg] Image Credit: RoboPlato on NeoGAF...

NVIDIA Promoting Game Ready Drivers with Giveaway

11/04/2015 - 09:01

In mid-October, NVIDIA announced that Game Ready drivers would only be available through GeForce Experience with a registered email address, which we covered. Users are able to opt-out of NVIDIA's mailing list, though. They said that this would...

Roccat Kiro Is Very Ambidextrous

11/04/2015 - 07:32

While it used to be next-to impossible to find ambidextrous mice with thumb buttons, it's fairly common these days. This is coming from a left-handed PC gamer. We now have several options, including a few options that are exclusively for south paws....

Microsoft Updated Windows End of Sales Dates

11/04/2015 - 07:05

Officially, the only version of Windows that you can purchase standalone is Windows 10. Sales of Windows 7 ended on October 31st, 2013, and retail availability Windows 8.x ended on September 1st. Unofficially, you can find SKUs available on Amazon and...

Another Video About the Early Days of PC Audio

11/03/2015 - 21:22

About two weeks ago, we highlighted a video by “The 8-Bit Guy” about the earliest computer audio implementations. It focused on the engineering side, how a series of channels, made up of square waves, triangles waves, noise, and occasionally...