“..Anand Shimpi is one of the most influential tech industry figures you’ve never heard of.
From his start as a teenager building PCs for students and faculty at a college in his hometown of Raleigh, North Carolina, he’s become one of the semiconductor industry’s most closely watched reviewers.
His website, AnandTech.com, is all about product performance, plain and simple.
Shimpi measures exactly how fast the latest Intel processor really is – how quickly that graphics chip will render the latest video game – how long that laptop battery will last.
At age 30, Shimpi is courted by technology executives and followed by Wall Street analysts keen to hear his well-informed product views.
He briefs Intel executives, dines with Asian PC executives and commands a loyal following of tech enthusiasts -
- with AnandTech.com drawing 12 million unique visitors per month…”
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