Dave Spohn



University of Calgary


PC Gaming

Online Gaming

Video Games

Computer Hardware


  • Writer for over 15 years covering video games, computer hardware, and the online gaming community.
  • Formerly a hardware columnist for Beckett Media.


Dave Spohn was a writer for Lifewire for over ten years covering internet gaming. He has been writing on topics related to video games, computer hardware, and the Internet for over 15 years. He was a hardware columnist for Beckett Media.

In the last ten years Dave has written an extensive body of work on video games and computer technology, and he continues to be an active member of the online gaming community.


Dave has a BA from the University of Calgary.

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