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Ryan Shrout
Owner, Operator, Editor-in-Chief
Florence, KY, USA

Ryan started PC Perspective in 2004 and before that ran hardware review websites by the name of Amdmb.com and Athlonmb.com.  Besides taking care of the day to day operations of the pcper.com, managing content and producing a podcast, he also hosts This Week in Computer Hardware on the This Week in Tech network with Patrick Norton.  

You can find Ryan mostly on PC Perspective, but also in a few key places:


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Qualcomm joins in VR fun, designs VR820 reference platform and HMD

09/01/2016 - 10:30

After Google's unveiling of its pending VR platform, it would follow that the major players in the technology field would toss various hats into the ring. We saw Intel announce a reference head mounted VR system at IDF last month called Project Alloy...

Intel 7th Generation Core Processor: Kaby Lake Revealed

08/30/2016 - 15:44

While spending time learning about upcoming products and technologies at the Intel Developer Forum earlier this month, I sat down with the company to learn about the release of Kaby Lake, now known as the 7th Generation Core processor family. We have...

Win $100 Steam Gift Cards - Intel Extreme Rig Challenge

08/29/2016 - 13:44

Happy Monday everyone! How about a little contest to start off your work week right? Intel Extreme Rig Challenge - Win a $100 Steam Gift Card! The contest will run for one week, open to anyone in the world!  Sometimes these short and sweet posts...

Podcast #414 - AMD Zen Architecture Details, Lightning Headphones, AMD GPU Market Share and more!

08/25/2016 - 10:51

PC Perspective Podcast #414 - 08/25/2016 Join us this week as we discuss the newly released architecture details of AMD Zen, Audeze headphones, AMD market share gains and more! You can subscribe to us through iTunes and you can still access it directly...

ASUS GeForce GTX 1060 Turbo 6GB Graphics Card Review

08/25/2016 - 10:15

The flurry of retail built cards based on NVIDIA's new Pascal GPUs has been hitting us hard at PC Perspective. So much in fact that, coupled with new gaming notebooks, new monitors, new storage and a new church (you should listen to our podcast,...

AMD Gains Significant Market Share in Q2 2016

08/24/2016 - 10:34

As reported by both Mercury Research and now by Jon Peddie Research, in a graphics add-in card market that dropped dramatically in Q2 2016 in terms of total units shipped, AMD has gained significant market share against NVIDIA. window.onload=function...

Podcast #413 - NVIDIA Pascal Mobile, ARM and Intel partner on 10nm, Flash Memory Summit and more!

08/18/2016 - 14:20

PC Perspective Podcast #413 - 08/18/2016 Join us this week as we discuss the new mobile GeForce GTX 10-series gaming notebooks, ARM and Intel partnering on 10nm, Flash Memory Summit and more! You can subscribe to us through iTunes and you can still...

AMD Zen Architecture and Performance Preview

08/18/2016 - 09:00

As I walked away from the St. Regis in downtown San Francisco tonight, I found myself wandering through the streets towards my hotel with something unique in tow. It was a smile. I was smiling, thinking about what AMD had just demonstrated and showed at...

Gigabyte BRIX Gaming UHD Combines 2.6L Chassis with Discrete GPU

08/17/2016 - 16:37

While wandering around the exhibit area at this year’s Intel Developers Forum, I ran into our friends at Gigabyte a brand new BRIX small form factor PC. The BRIX Gaming UHD takes the now-standard NUC/BRIX block shape and literally raises it up,...

IDF 2016: Intel Project Alloy Promises Untethered VR and AR Experiences

08/16/2016 - 13:50

At the opening keynote to this summer’s Intel Developer Forum, CEO Brian Krzanich announced a new initiative to enable a completely untether VR platform called Project Alloy. Using Intel processors and sensors the goal of Project Alloy is to move...