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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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Recent Posts

Western Digital Announces USB Type-C My Passport SSD

04/07/2017 - 07:01

Western Digital has just announced the My Passport SSD line of portable solid state hard drives. As you might expect, the major advantage of SSD-based portable storage is speed. This one connects with a USB Type-C port and is rated at up to 515 MB/s,...

Canonical (Ubuntu) Abandons Funding for Unity Desktop

04/06/2017 - 15:00

For the next long-term support (LTS) build, Ubuntu 18.04, Canonical is moving back to the GNOME desktop. For the last several versions of the operating system, they have put their home-grown Unity desktop at the forefront. The official blog post also...

NVIDIA Releases GeForce 381.65 Drivers

04/06/2017 - 13:57

Lining up with yesterday’s Windows 10 Creators Update opt-in, NVIDIA releases OS Game Ready drivers. GeForce 381.65 also includes their game-specific optimizations for the Quake Champions closed beta that you have probably seen people tweeting...

NVIDIA Releases TITAN Xp with Fully-Unlocked GP102

04/06/2017 - 13:13

While I realize that it’s the other way around if anything, part of me wants to believe that NVIDIA released this new graphics card, the TITAN Xp, solely to prevent people from calling last year’s Titan X “Titan XP”. Alternatively...

Windows 10 Creators Update Opt-in and ISOs Now Available

04/05/2017 - 22:23

A few days ago, we mentioned that early adopters of the Windows 10 Creators Update can access the new build early by running an opt-in tool from Microsoft. At the time, it was unclear whether users couple perform a clean install without downloading the...

AMD Releases Radeon Software Crimson ReLive 17.4.1

04/04/2017 - 21:21

The first AMD Radeon driver of April isn’t aligned with a major game launch. Instead, this release seems to focus on gaming technologies in general. For VR, Radeon Software Crimson ReLive 17.4.1 adds Oculus’ Asynchronous Spacewarp (ASW) to R9...

Imagination Technologies Releases Apple GPU Loss Statement

04/03/2017 - 18:18

This morning, Imagination Technologies Group released a press statement announcing that Apple Inc. intends to phase out their technology in 15 to 24 months. Imagination has doubts that Apple could have circumvented every piece of intellectual property,...

Unity 5.6 Released with Vulkan Support

04/01/2017 - 19:54

If you are a perpetual license holder for Unity 5.x, then your last free update has just arrived. Unity 5.6 brings Vulkan for Windows, Linux, and Android. I just installed the new version and checked to see which graphics APIs it uses on Windows when you...

Mad Catz Files for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

04/01/2017 - 16:04

Back in September, we reported on the purchase of Saitek, from Mad Catz to Logitech, for $13 million USD in cash. Unfortunately, we now need to report that Mad Catz has filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy on March 30th, 2017. This level of bankruptcy is...

Windows 10 Creators Update Accessible on April 5th

03/31/2017 - 20:53

TL;DR: Windows Update will begin pushing the Creators Update on April 11th Early adopters can, this time, use a tool to force the update as early as April 5th. ISOs are currently available, but marked as Insider Preview. The earlier you update, the...