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Real Name
Jeremy Hellstrom
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News Frog
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Vancouver, BC
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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.

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The rumours of ECS's withdrawl were greatly exaggerated

06/25/2015 - 13:20

In response to the news yesterday that ECS would be withdrawing from the DIY motherboard market, Sunny Yang, President of ECS released a statement denying any accuracy to that rumour.  He cites their participation in Computex where they showed off...

ECS getting out of the retail motherboard business?

06/24/2015 - 13:38

According to rumours DigiTimes has heard, ECS motherboards may no longer be sold by themselves and will only be found in OEM builds.  With the slowdown in the DIY PC market, arguably caused in part by a lack of reasons to completely upgrade gaming...

Razer Seiren Elite is a microphone of many talents

06/23/2015 - 18:04

The Razer Seiren Elite is a microphone which can be used in almost any situation, for meetings it can be set to omnidirectional, for conversations it can be bidirectional, the stereo mode is good for aspiring musicians and the cardioid is great for solo...

Who gets Windows 10 love and who doesn't

06/23/2015 - 15:44

The Inquirer was nice enough to compile a list of requirements to get a free upgrade to Windows 10, based on the rather confusing information which is being provided by Microsoft.  Windows XP and Vista users as well as any and all Enterprise...

Linux will be able to play Crysis

06/22/2015 - 19:05

That's right, with the new CRYENGINE 3.8.1 release you will be able to make games using that engine which will run on Linux machines.  In theory any game which is moved to the new version should also offer Linux support although neither the...

More on the new R9 390X, MSI's GAMING 8G model

06/19/2015 - 13:58

For their R9 390X GAMING 8G card, MSI has introduced the TwinFrozr V cooling solution and built the card using high-c solid capacitors along with a custom PCB.  This particular model is factory overclocked by 50MHz on the GPU and 100MHz on the VRAM...

Graphene coated copper shows significant promise

06/19/2015 - 13:00

Earlier this week we heard news about IBM's research into optical transceiver chips and today comes news at The Register of another interesting project to increase the frequency of processors by sheathing current copper interconnects in graphene....

ASUS Announces the STRIX R9 390X, R9 390, R9 380 and R7 370

06/18/2015 - 13:26

These particular ASUS STRIX models don't seem to have arrived at Amazon yet but Gigabyte, Sapphire, MSI and XFX are all showing up with prices, though perhaps not reasonable availability.  Newegg is also showing similar models and pricing, so...

AMD's 3xx series goes up for sale with reviews soon to follow

06/18/2015 - 13:05

So far the only published review with benchmarks is this one from Legion Hardware, with many others including  Ryan's to follow as the benchmark monkeys are whipped to a furious pace.  The initial results show roughly what has been expected...

Better late than never, Skylake in August

06/18/2015 - 12:20

DigiTimes has some dates for Skylake, with the desktop chips you are most interesting being revealed at Gamescon in Germany at the end of August.  There will be a pair of i7 models, one unlocked K model and a power optimized T model and six i5...