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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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Hack your Chromecast for extras and protection

08/25/2014 - 11:16

Chromecast and some of its alternatives have been covered previously on PC Perspective, not just their capabilities but also ways to gain more control over your content stream. The market is quite saturated making it hard for a new user to pick which...

Tune in this Saturday! Celebrate 30 Years of Graphics and Gaming

08/22/2014 - 15:53

[inline:files/news/2014-08-22/amd-radeon-graphics-30-years.png] Join AMD’s Chief Gaming Scientist, Richard Huddy on Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014 at 10:00 AM EDT/7:00 AM PDT to celebrate 30 Years of Graphics and Gaming.  The event will feature...

ASUS Z97-A offers amazing bang for your buck

08/22/2014 - 13:26

At $145 the ASUS Z97-A is an inexpensive base for a system and yet it still offers quite a few higher end features.  Three PCIe 3.0 16x slots that support Crossfire and SLI along with a pair of both PCIe 2.0 1x and legacy PCI slots allow for a...

Viva the LIVA sale; ECS' barebone HTPC

08/22/2014 - 12:44

The ECS LIVA is currently on sale at NewEgg for $165 after instant rebate and you can knock another $33 of that price until August 31st with the code LIVADISC.  [inline:files/news/2014-08-22/f05.jpg] This tiny little machine contains a Bay Trail-M...

Rooting your Android in the name of security

08/22/2014 - 12:30

In the new BYOD corporate crapshoot Android devices are frequently connecting to secure resources which raises security concerns for many IT workers.  The OS is not as secure as many would like it to be; good enough for home use but not for those...

Cooler Master Elite 110; a small case for a small price

08/21/2014 - 12:46

A few months ago Lee reviewed the $40 Cooler Master Elite 110 and with the recent resurgence of mini-ITX systems it is worth revisiting this case.  Measuring 8.2" x 10.3" x 11.1" (208 x 260 x 280 mm) it is a rather small...

A Windows 9 teaser for the end of September

08/21/2014 - 12:07

Windows 8.1 has not quite been kicked to the curb yet but it has been told to start packing its bags and to look for a job.  On September 30th the rumour is that we will see a teaser of a work in progress version of the new OS.  The build is...

The price of upgrading, DDR4 starts to appear

08/20/2014 - 15:08

DDR4 is starting to arrive at NewEgg and some kits are actually in stock for those who want to be the first on their block to have these new DIMMs and can remortgage their home.  The price of Haswell-E CPUs and motherboards is as of yet unknown but...


08/20/2014 - 12:52

After three months, two patches, driver updates and many a flamewar, [H]ard|OCP has posted their complete performance review of Watch_Dogs.  From the mighty Titan to the much more reasonably priced R9 270 almost a dozen cards performance is tested...

Run Windows on Intel's Galileo

08/20/2014 - 11:35

Intel's first generation low powered SoC which goes by the name of Galileo and is powered by a 400MHz Quark X1000 is now capable of running Windows with the help of the latest firmware update.  Therefore if you are familiar enough with their...