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Jim Tanous
Managing Editor
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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Logitech Is Bringing Back the Beloved MX518 Gaming Mouse

02/19/2019 - 12:05

Logitech today announced the rebirth of one of its most popular and beloved products, the MX518 Gaming Mouse. First released nearly fourteen years ago, the MX518 received rave reviews from the tech press and users alike for its comfortable shape, well-...

Elements of Steam Redesign Starting to Appear

02/19/2019 - 10:51

As it approaches its sixteenth birthday, Valve's Steam client is long overdue for a redesign. Facing new competition in an increasingly fragmented digital games marketplace, Valve late last year teased that a fresh overhaul of Steam's look and...

Humble 505 Games Sale: Up to 90% Off

02/18/2019 - 14:26

Forget the pasta, bring some Italian goodness into your life another way this week with the 505 Games Sale over at the Humble Store. Take your pick of 16 games and a dozen DLCs from the Italian game publisher at up to 90% off. [inline:files/news/2019-02-...

PC Perspective Podcast #532 - EVGA NU Audio, Radeon VII Pro Drivers, and DLSS

02/14/2019 - 18:30

PC Perspective Podcast #532 - 2/13/2019 This week we take a look at a high-end audio card from EVGA, a USB flash drive with built-in hardware encryption, and new gaming mouse from HyperX, the latest NVIDIA and AMD driver updates, and GTX 1660 Ti rumors....

Synology DS1019+ Review: Powerful, Capable, Restrained

02/14/2019 - 11:20

Synology this week is launching the DS1019+, a 5-bay counterpart to last year's 4-bay DS918+. Like most of the company's "Plus" series devices, it is aimed at higher-end home users and small businesses with a price (without drives) of $...

Quick Look Review: datAshur Pro Encrypted USB Flash Drive

02/11/2019 - 18:19

Editor's Note: This review was originally published at TekRevue and is republished here with permission. When it comes to protecting your data, there are options such as local encryption or using an online storage service that offers...

PC Perspective Podcast #531 - Radeon VII Review, New Logitech Headsets, and More!

02/07/2019 - 10:54

PC Perspective Podcast #531 - 2/6/2019 Join us this week for a look at the AMD Radeon VII launch and benchmarks, a review of a new TUF Z390 board from ASUS, new gaming headsets from Logitech, and more! Subscribe to the PC Perspective Podcast iTunes:...

Quick Look Review: OWC USB-C Dual-Bay Drive Dock

02/05/2019 - 14:23

Editor's Note: This review was originally published at TekRevue and is republished here with permission. Industry trends, such as increasingly compact PCs and Macs that are incapable of being upgraded, and faster connections to network-attached...

PC Perspective Podcast #530 - New NVMe SSDs, RTX 2060 Overclocking, and AMD Q4 Earnings

02/01/2019 - 09:50

PC Perspective Podcast #530 - 1/30/2019 This week on the show, we have reviews of two power supplies, two new NVMe SSDs from Samsung and Western Digital, a look at a new low-profile keyboard from Cooler Master, more RTX 2060 benchmarks and overclocking,...

Samsung 970 EVO Plus NVMe SSD Review: The New Write-Speed Leader

01/22/2019 - 11:00

Samsung today is launching a new member of its consumer-targeted family of NVMe SSDs, the Samsung 970 EVO Plus. Thanks to the upgrade from 64-layer to 96-layer V-NAND, this new drive promises significantly better write performance, a slight bump to...