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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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ZTE Axon 7 Receives OTA Nougat Update

02/08/2017 - 19:26

Well that was quick. About two weeks ago, we reported on ZTE Mobile Deutschland’s Facebook post that said Android 7.0 would miss January, but arrive some time in Q1. For North America, that apparently means the second week of February, because my...

Logitech Announces BRIO Webcam: 4K and HDR

02/07/2017 - 04:31

Today’s announcement of the Logitech BRIO rolls in many features that have been lacking in webcams. With it, you can record in 720p30, 720p60, 1080p30, 1080p60, and, the big reveal, 4K30. It is also capable of shooting in HDR using RightLight 3,...

Mozilla to Require Rust (and Dependencies) for Firefox

02/07/2017 - 02:47

Firefox 52 will be the company’s next Extended Support Release (ESR) branch of their popular web browser. After this release, Mozilla is planning a few changes that will break compatibility, especially if you’re building the browser from...

NVIDIA Releases Vulkan Developer 376.80 Beta Drivers

02/03/2017 - 17:58

On February 1st, NVIDIA released a new developer beta driver, which fixes a couple of issues with their Vulkan API implementation. Unlike what some sites have been reporting, you should not download it to play games that use the Vulkan API, like DOOM. In...

Radeon Software Crimson ReLive 17.1.2 Drivers Released

02/02/2017 - 07:02

A few days ago, AMD released their second graphics drivers of January 2017: Radeon Software Crimson ReLive 17.1.2. The main goal of these drivers are to support the early access of Conan Exiles as well as tomorrow’s closed beta for Tom Clancy...

NVIDIA Release GeForce 378.57 Hotfix Drivers

02/02/2017 - 07:01

If you were having issues with Minecraft on NVIDIA’s recent 378.49 drivers, then you probably want to try out their latest hotfix. This version, numbered 378.57, will not be pushed down GeForce Experience, so you will need to grab them from NVIDIA...

ZeniMax Awarded $500 Million USD in Oculus Lawsuit

02/01/2017 - 20:19

On May 1st, 2014, ZeniMax, who owns id Software and Bethesda Softworks, sued Oculus VR, claiming that it had some ownership of their virtual reality technology. This accusation occurred about a month after Facebook announced that they were acquiring...

Razer Announces Yellow Mechanical Keyboard Switch

01/31/2017 - 19:49

Since they ended their reliance upon Cherry’s MX line of switches, Razer created / co-created their own line. Until this month, desktop keyboards contained one of two, color-coded entries: the Razer Green or the Razer Orange mechanical keyboard...

BPainter Add-on Extends Painting in Blender

01/27/2017 - 23:03

These days, 3D content is created mostly by blocking out geometry, then painting materials onto it with stencils and stamps. For instance, if you wanted a rusty sign, you would start with a metal base, stencil on the logo, then paint, stamp, or stencil...

Steam Client Can Now Move Game Installations

01/27/2017 - 22:11

A little late on this one, but it’s been on my backlog for quite a while and I think it’s worthy of “public service announcement” status. Last week, Valve published a new Steam Client feature that allows users to relocate specific...