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Jim Tanous
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Cincinnati, OH

Jim is the Managing Editor at PC Perspective, handling media production and administrative duties. He also runs TekRevue, a review and tip website focused on consumer technology and software.


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Acer Updates Gaming and Creative Laptops With 9th Gen Intel CPUs, GTX 16-Series Graphics

04/23/2019 - 12:02

Continuing the march of laptop updates today, Acer has announced its lineup of laptops that are receiving 9th Gen Intel Core Mobile CPUs and NVIDIA GTX 16-Series graphics. The new NVIDIA GeForce GTX 16- series GPUs are built with the breakthrough...

NVIDIA Releases Game Ready Driver 430.39 With GTX 1650 Support, 7 New G-SYNC Compatible Displays

04/23/2019 - 11:22

NVIDIA today has released its latest Game Ready Driver -- version 430.39 -- which adds optimized support for the new Mortal Kombat 11, additional G-SYNC compatible displays, new GTX 16-series laptops, the usual assortment of performance improvements,...

MSI Updates Gaming & Creator Laptops With 9th Gen Intel CPUs & RTX 20-Series Graphics

04/23/2019 - 09:51

Alongside ASUS and others this morning, MSI has announced its own gaming laptop updates featuring the new 9th Gen Intel Core Mobile Processors. In addition, MSI has also updated its GT, GS, GE, GP, GL, and GF series laptops with RTX 20-series and GTX 16-...

Intel Expands 9th Gen Desktop Lineup With 25 New SKUs Including Celeron & Pentium Gold

04/23/2019 - 09:00

Alongside its 9th Gen Core Mobile launch, Intel today is also significantly expanding its range of 9th Gen Core Desktop processors, adding 25 new SKUs. The additions include refinements to the existing i3, i5, i7, and i9 lineups, as well as the...

ASUS Updates ROG Gaming Laptops With 9th Gen CPUs & New Designs

04/23/2019 - 09:00

ASUS today is unveiling the latest range of the company's Republic of Gamers (ROG) laptop line. Powered by the just-announced 9th Generation Intel Core Mobile Processors, the new ASUS laptops include new designs and features at a wide range of price...

Intel Launches 9th Gen Core Mobile, Featuring i9-9980HK With 8 Cores/16 Threads at Up to 5GHz

04/23/2019 - 09:00

Intel today is officially launching its 9th Generation Core H-series mobile processor lineup, introducing a range of Core i5, i7, and i9 configurations that now top out at up to 8 cores and 16 threads within a 45W TDP for high-end laptops. [inline:files/...

PC Perspective Podcast #540 - Apple & Qualcomm Settlement, Optane H10, and a Giveaway!

04/19/2019 - 06:09

PC Perspective Podcast #540 - 4/18/2019 This week we talk about the surprising Apple and Qualcomm settlement, Intel's Optane H10 memory, ray tracing for GTX cards, 2nd-gen Ryzen PRO mobile parts, and we review and give away three be quiet! power...

Rivet Networks Announces the 2x2 Wi-Fi 6 Killer AX1650

04/15/2019 - 08:00

Rivet Networks, maker of the Killer line of networking solutions, today announced its first Wi-Fi 6 chip, the Killer AX1650. The new network controller is the second multi-gig-compatible update from Rivet this year after the company launched its 2.5Gbps...

Qualcomm Launches Snapdragon 655, 730, 730G Processors Focused on AI, Imaging, and Gaming

04/09/2019 - 12:30

Alongside its new dedicated AI initiatives, Qualcomm today has announced an update to its mid-range mobile platforms. Representing a step down from its flagship 800-series parts, the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 665, 730, and 730G platforms aim to offer...

Qualcomm Announces the Cloud AI 100: Dedicated Power-Efficient AI Processing for the Cloud

04/09/2019 - 12:30

Last year, several models of Qualcomm’s mobile chipsets gained AI acceleration capabilities. Now, Qualcomm is leveraging its custom hardware and networking expertise to introduce a new solution for dedicated cloud-based AI processing. The Qualcomm...