Nick Evanson is a Contributing Writer for TechSpot. He began his journey in the world of computing in 1981, with a Sinclair ZX81 and a book on ZX Basic, and has never looked back. Nick began writing articles on PC technology, especially graphics cards, when Microsoft released Windows XP. He worked at Futuremark (now UL Benchmarks) writing help files for 3DMark and fronting their gaming and hardware section, called YouGamers. A former lecturer in engineering, computing, and mathematics, these days Nick writes about 3D graphics, technology and science on TechSpot.