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Real Name
Josh Walrath
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Managing Editor
Location
Laramie, WY. USA
Bio

Josh started writing about the computer field in 1997, opened his own site in 1999 (Penstarsys.com), and joined PC Perspective in 2008.  He handles a lot of the general tech and some of the deep dives into products such as CPUs and GPUs.  He appears on the PC Perspective Podcast live every Wednesday night at 10 PM ET/7 PM PT.

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES Technical Conference Releases

09/20/2017 - 21:44

The day after Intel had its Technology and Manufacturing expo in China, GLOBALFOUNDRIES kicks off their own version of the event and has made a significant number of announcements concerning upcoming and next generation process technologies. GF (...

Intel Technology and Manufacturing Day in China

09/19/2017 - 23:33

Today in China Intel is holding their Technology and Manufacturing Day. Unlike previous "IDF" events this appears to be far more centered on the manufacturing aspects of Intel's latest process nodes. During presentations Intel talked about...

Samsung Announces 11nm LPP and 7nm LPP Processes

09/11/2017 - 17:27

Process technology is extremely complex today, and getting more and more complex by the minute.  The billions of dollars invested in each process node essentially insures that it will have to be used for years to come to get back that investment....

Fanatec Releases CSL Elite Wheel P1 Alcantara

08/28/2017 - 20:04

A few weeks back I reviewed the Fanatec CSL Elite base/wheel/pedals.  While I gave overall generally high marks, the least impressive part had to have been the actual wheel itself.  The CSL Wheel P1 was a rubber coated wheel that had some very...

Looks Like Vega Nano is GO!

07/30/2017 - 22:07

This doesn't look like it was really meant to happen, but it is in the wild now!  Twitter user Drew has posted a picture of Chris Hook holding up a Vega Nano card outside the show.  It draws its design from the previous Vega products that...

Fanatec ClubSport Lite Elite: The New "Mid-Range"

07/28/2017 - 12:05

Fanatec needs little introduction for anyone that has seriously considered racing wheel and the corresponding components.  It is a German based company that produces high quality and authentic feeling gear for PC and console racers.  Their...

AMD Reports Q2 2017 Results

07/25/2017 - 22:48

The big question that has been going through the minds of many is how much marketshare did AMD take back and how would that affect the bottom line?  We know the second half of that question, but it is still up in the air how much AMD has taken from...

Impressions and Conclusion

07/25/2017 - 13:37

Impressions

Pedals and Setup

07/25/2017 - 13:36

CSL Elite Pedals LC If there was one surprising aspect to this setup that I was not anticipating, it would be the pedal set.  The regular pedals without the load cell are pretty inexpensive.  The set plus the load cell kit runs a pretty hefty $...

Wheel Base and Steering Wheel P1

07/25/2017 - 13:35

Wheel Base Impressions