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Jeremy Hellstrom
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Vancouver, BC

Call it, or PC Perspective I have been hanging out and then working for Ryan and the gang for years.  Apart from the front page you might find me on the BOINC Forums or possibly the Fraggin' Frogs if I have the time.

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Fnatic's Gear Flick Mouse, it won't judge you based on your handedness

07/18/2016 - 14:54

Many gaming mice on the market are designed for use with your right hand, with some manufactures offering a second, mirrored model but they are in the minority.  Ambidextrous mice tend to lack in features as symmetrical button placement is not...

Google may be abandoning their VR headset, but not VR entirely

07/18/2016 - 13:37

Detailed information on Google's Daydream VR Headeset was conspicuously absent from io16.  At that time it was still expected that Google was developing a VR headset to compete with the Rift and Vive which is why it seemed strange they merely...

LaCie would like you to back up into a Porsche

07/15/2016 - 14:46

LaCie's newest external drive is called the Porsche Design Desktop Drive and comes in 4, 5 and 8TB models, giving you plenty of room to back up important files and to take your stories with you when travelling.  It connects via Type-C USB 3.1,...

The winnowing begins; move what you want to keep off of OneDrive

07/15/2016 - 13:34

Starting today and wrapping up by the 27th of July, Microsoft will be deleting files from your free OneDrive accounts until you are under the 5GB limit.  If you did follow our previous coverage and grandfathered your storage you will keep your 30GB...

Ansel arrives and NVIDIA holds a celebration in their VR Funhouse

07/14/2016 - 18:06

A while back Scott wrote about NVIDIA's Ansel, a screenshot application on performance enhancing drugs.  Today it arrives, paired with their new driver and adds support for Mirror's Edge Catalyst to the list of supported games such as The...

Linux on a highway, I wanna ride it all night long

07/14/2016 - 13:28

Has the almost obscene lack of security in automobile software made you somewhat paranoid, even if you trust the Tesla autopilot?  Has the fact that a mere attempt to access your cars software could land you in jail turned you completely off of...

Asynchronous Atomic Ghandi coming in Civ VI

07/13/2016 - 14:23

AMD, 2K and Firaxis Games have been working together to bring the newest DX12 features to Civilization IV and today they have announced their success.  The new game will incorporate Asynchronous Compute in the engine as well as support for Explicit...

CryptoDrop, an early warning system against ransomeware

07/13/2016 - 13:29

Given the choice between a confirmation pop up every time you zip numerous files simultaneously or add encryption to a folder or being infected with ransomware; which would you choose?  Researchers at the University of Florida and Villanova...

Corsair's SFX PSU, the SF600 600W

07/12/2016 - 16:00

Lee reviewed the Corsair SF600 back in June but you might not have been shopping for a new PSU, especially a SFF one.  Take another look at the performance of this PSU over at [H]ard|OCP, which should be enough to power an RX480 or GTX1070 based...

Microsoft finally puts a price on the Enterprise version of Windows 10

07/12/2016 - 14:36

Thought that Microsoft did a poor job on the consumer side of Windows 10, you haven't being watching the absurdity which is the Enterprise version.  They took putting the cart in front of the horse to new levels but as of today we finally have a...