Jeremy Hellstrom's picture

Personal information

Real Name
Jeremy Hellstrom
Title
News Frog
Location
Vancouver, BC
Bio

Call it K7M.com, AMDMB.com 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.

If you can't get enough of me on PC Perspective you can also find me here:

History

Member for
4 years 5 days

Recent Posts

Recent Posts

3D displays go professional; HP's Zvr

04/10/2015 - 13:52

3D displays have had limited success in the gaming market, while interesting most gamers have instead opted for high resolution and high refresh rate monitors over 3D.  However there is great potential for 3D displays in professional applications...

Stacking NAND higher means stacking prices higher

04/10/2015 - 12:41

SSDs using traditional planar NAND have seen a nice price reduction curve over the years with costs per gigabyte often well under $0.50.  This may not hold true for 3D NAND if the number crunching over at The Register is accurate.  The scaling...

This is your Steampunk on DARKCOOL

04/09/2015 - 18:25

If slanted faux vents with LED lights in them and a front grill say Steampunk to you then the DEEPCOOL Steam Castle might just be up your alley.  On the other hand if sturdy construction, colour matching and a design which is ornate yet functional...

Would you pay Youtube to remove its ads?

04/09/2015 - 13:15

YouTube sent out an announcement to official YouTube Partners informing them of a new program they will be rolling out on June 15th of this year.  While they failed to specify two key points, the gist of the announcement is that a new advertisement...

Cooler Master updates their headset lineup with the CM Storm Sirus-C

04/08/2015 - 15:08

Many, many moons ago Josh reviewed the CM Storm Sirus Surround headphones, the first of their line and good for gaming, if not for music.  Cooler Master have released an updated version called the Sirus-C which keep the infamous gold plated USB plug...

If you already own S.T.A.L.K.E.R. you can get it for free from GOG

04/08/2015 - 13:53

That title and the offer it describes might sound dumb at first glance, but if you happen to have a retail copy of S.T.A.L.K.E.R. that isn't so scratched it is unusable, go ahead and try to install it.  Didn't work very well now did it? If...

It is a bad week for Qualcomm

04/08/2015 - 12:46

Not only has the NVIDIA sueball pitch been judged to be in play and will continue to run but now according to news The Register has heard Samsung may be using their own in-house ARM processors for their next products.  The rumour is that they have...

AMD’s FX-8320E; get in the game for $138?

04/07/2015 - 17:56

Over at Techgage one of the writers recently updated their system, due to budget constraints they needed to stay in the $600-700 range all told which of course indicates an AMD build.  They chose the $138 FX-8320E for their processor, along with a...

Checking out PCIe SSDs, both the full sized version and the bite sized ones

04/07/2015 - 14:49

The Tech Report have updated their storage testbed to properly benchmark PCIe SSDs, the M.2 versions as well as ones such as Intel's DC P3700 which takes up a full slot.  They contrast the performance with 10 popular SATA drives to give you an...

The NVIDIA, Samsung and Qualcomm saga has been cleared to continue

04/07/2015 - 13:27

A judge has ruled that six of the seven patent disputes that NVIDIA has filed are valid and will proceed to court for judgment.  These patents involve the use of graphics coprocessors in mobile devices and have been judged to be worded in such a way...