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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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Excuse Me, Your SLI Is Glowing

09/24/2014 - 01:41

SLI Bridges are thrown in with compatible motherboards and there is usually little reason to want anything else. They work. There is no performance advantage for getting a "better" one, unless it does not connect with your specific arrangement...

Tranquil MonoOne Is a Fanless All-in-One

09/23/2014 - 19:34

This announcement does not have too much information to go on, but Tranquil PC is launching their MonoOne all-in-one PC at the end of the month. It will be fanless and milled out of solid aluminum. This solid chunk of metal helps keep the device cool. It...

UPS Store Expands 3D Printing Services

09/23/2014 - 17:35

If you have a few 3D objects that you would like to make physical, it might not make sense to purchase a whole MakerBot Replicator or equivalent device. To print, fax, and copy shops, the third dimension seemed like a natural extension to their business...

Blizzard Cancels Their MMO, Titan

09/23/2014 - 17:12

Titan has been officially canceled by Blizzard after a year and a half delay. Since around May of 2013, the developer attempted to "reset" the project by shrinking its staff down to a core group of thirty, down from a hundred. This team wanted...

Sleeping Dogs Developer's Triad Wars Is PC Exclusive

09/22/2014 - 22:43

Triad Wars, set in the Sleeping Dogs universe, takes the setting into an online "open-world" game that is exclusively for the PC. United Front, the developer of both Sleeping Dogs and this title, is said to be partnering with Nexon to make it a...

ASUS and Robert Morris University Partner for "eSports"

09/22/2014 - 22:00

I am a little torn about the term "eSports". Yes, I've used it. It is the accepted name. According to the definition, it mostly fits its role. Grammar and language are also fluid concepts, too. They can mean different things as time passes...

Grand Theft Auto V on PC Has First Person Mode???

09/22/2014 - 19:59

[inline:files/news/2014-09-22/gta5-lossantos.jpg] So... uh... this might happen. Apparently, there was a Google Cache posting of a Rockstar Games support page which claimed several new features for Grand Theft Auto V on the PC. A brand new first person...

Final Fantasy XIII, XIII-2, and Lightning Returns Comes to PC

09/22/2014 - 16:50

Square Enix is "very interested" in the PC platform. They acknowledge that the Final Fantasy VII and Final Fantasy VIII Steam re-releases were quite popular. These titles were originally released on the PC in 1998 and 2000, respectively. They...

Google+ Not Required for Google Accounts Anymore

09/22/2014 - 16:15

I cannot help but feel like this is a step on the eventual phasing-out of Google's most recent attempt at a standalone social network, Google+. Until just recently, the company was doing all that they could to force it into each of their services;...

Microsoft Offers Double Data (30GB) for Camera Auto-Upload

09/22/2014 - 02:00

OneDrive has a base storage limit of 15GB for a free account. Microsoft, in promotion of a setting to automatically upload photos to their storage service, is offering an extra 15GB if you enable this feature before the end of the month. That is 30 total...