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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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Imagination Technologies Pursues Acquisition Talks

06/23/2017 - 22:45

According to a press release from Imagination Technologies, the group has been approached by multiple entities who are interested in acquiring them. None of these potential buyers have been mentioned by name, however. The press release also makes it...

Windows Server Follows Trend of Two Updates per Year

06/19/2017 - 20:59

Microsoft seems to want to release feature updates for their software twice per year, once in the fall, and once in the spring. First, Office 365 announced that it would adopt a semi-annual schedule, targeting September and March, give or take a bit. The...

iFixit: Microsoft Surface Laptop Gets a Zero on Repairability

06/18/2017 - 20:52

It’s no surprise that many devices have been sacrificing user-serviceability in favor of small, light, and fast. In fact, it’s not uncommon to see device manufacturers forego even the ability to recycle them when they’re done, even if...

AMD Releases Radeon Software Crimson ReLive 17.6.2

06/18/2017 - 07:33

During E3, AMD released a new graphics driver, 17.6.2. It doesn’t list any general improvements, and just a single fixed issue: improved performance on DiRT 4 with 8xMSAA with the most recent game build. If you play this game, then you should...

IO Interactive (Hitman) Becomes Independent

06/18/2017 - 07:01

During the most recent SquareEnix financial earnings release (PDF) they announced that they would withdraw from IO Interactive, who makes the Hitman series of video games. Their most recent release, Hitman 2016, is one of our major benchmarks because it...

Original Xbox Games Potentially Emulated on Windows

06/13/2017 - 16:08

Before we begin, the source of this post is a PC Gamer interview with Microsoft’s Phil Spencer, who leads the Xbox team. The tone seems to be relaxed and conversational, so, for now, it should be taken as something that he, personally, wants to see...

E3 2017: Alienware Announces 240 Hz Gaming Monitors: AW2518H (G-Sync) and AW2518HF (FreeSync)

06/12/2017 - 19:01

Also at the E3 event, Alienware launched a gaming monitor with two SKUs: one with G-Sync and one with FreeSync. Otherwise, these displays are apparently identical. They also apparently have lighting on the back, although it’s unclear whether this...

E3 2017: Alienware Advanced Gaming Mouse (AW558) and Alienware Elite Gaming Mouse (AW958) Announced

06/12/2017 - 19:01

As mentioned in the Alienware mechanical keyboard news, the brand is pushing back into gaming peripherals at this year’s E3 conference. This announcement is for their pair of RGB-lit gaming mice, the Alienware Advanced Gaming Mouse (AW558) and the...

E3 2017: Alienware Advanced Gaming Keyboard (AW568) and Alienware Pro Gaming Keyboard (AW768) Announced

06/12/2017 - 19:00

Alienware has announced a pair of mechanical keyboards at E3 this year. While the company has made gaming mice and keyboards before, its been quite a while. After a little Googling, the most recent entries that I’ve seen were over five years old,...

E3 2017: Hyperkin Announces Duke Xbox One Controller

06/12/2017 - 15:34

When the original Xbox launched, back in 2001, it was bundled with a massive controller in most regions, which was eventually nicknamed “Duke”. While some users loved this form factor, Microsoft decided to make the “S” controller...