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Scott Michaud
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Kingston, ON, Canada

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.

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Dell Executive Projects Five-Year Growth in Gaming PCs

05/06/2017 - 15:44

DigiTimes published a couple of statements from Dell’s senior vice president of Consumer Product Marketing, Raymond Wah, regarding the company’s view on the PC gaming industry. We’ll start with the two quotes, below. Electronic sports (...

Rocket League Free Weekend and Sale

05/05/2017 - 19:13

Just a quick note for our readers: Rocket League is having a free weekend, accompanied by a 30%-off sale. If you haven’t played the game, Steam says that you currently have one day and twenty hours (and 45 minutes) left to download, install, and...


05/05/2017 - 18:48

A new mouse, with Omron-based mechanical switches, has been announced by CORSAIR. The GLAIVE RGB is right-handed asymmetric, so lefties (like myself) who are looking for a left-handed or ambidextrous mouse will need to look elsewhere. For right-handed...

AMD Releases Radeon Software Crimson ReLive 17.5.1

05/05/2017 - 00:21

Aligning with the release of Prey, AMD released the first Radeon Crimson ReLive graphics driver of the month: 17.5.1. This version optimizes the aforementioned title with up to a 4.7% boost in performance, versus 17.4.4 as measured on an RX 580,...

Prey The Fourth Be With You??? GeForce 382.05 Drivers

05/04/2017 - 22:24

If you’re cringing while reading that headline, then rest assured I felt just as dirty writing it. [inline:files/news/2017-05-04/nvidia-geforce.png] NVIDIA has released another graphics driver, 382.05, to align with a few new game releases: Prey,...

Blender 2.8 Progress: Viewport and Cycles

05/04/2017 - 21:20

The Blender Foundation is currently working on two different branches of their popular 3D suite, Blender 2.79 and Blender 2.8. We have discussed the former quite a bit, which is expected to code freeze within the next month or so, but the latter has been...

NVIDIA Releases GeForce 381.89 Drivers

04/28/2017 - 21:02

The latest Game Ready drivers from NVIDIA, 381.89, launched a couple of days before yesterday’s release of Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III. These drivers were the target of optimizations for that game, as well as Heroes of the Storm 2.0, Batman:...

AMD Releases Radeon Software Crimson ReLive 17.4.4

04/28/2017 - 15:32

The latest graphics driver from AMD, Radeon Software Crimson ReLive 17.4.4, aligns with yesterday’s release of Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III. They claim that, when the update is applied to an 8GB Radeon RX 580, users could see a performance...

Microsoft Plans to Throttle Background Processes

04/23/2017 - 20:02

Pre-release builds of the next major update to Windows 10, planned for the September time frame, give or take, introduce a new power management feature. Starting with Intel’s sixth-generation Core processors, with support for other vendors planned...

Windows 10 Cloud ("S"?) Performance Targets Leaked

04/22/2017 - 12:49

The upcoming version of Windows that can only install applications from the Windows Store, Windows 10 Cloud, will be Microsoft’s latest attempt at locked-down devices, like Windows RT was back in the Windows 8.x days. The goal is to take on the...