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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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A wee little wireless mouse and keyboard combo from Razer, the Turret

09/16/2016 - 13:32

The picture below give you a good idea of the size of these two couch combat kits, the Lapdog above it is obviously much larger but is intended for the same use.  The Turret is 7x121x11.6mm and the mousepad portion of the keyboard folds under for...

The artisanal homebrew router faces a new challenge

09/16/2016 - 12:27

Ars Technica took router modding to a new level this year; why just flash your router with OpenWRT when you can make one from a mini PC?  The original was a dual gigabit NIC mini-PC with a 1037u Ivy Bridge Celeron from Alibaba, Homebrew 2.0 is...

MSI Celebrates 30th Anniversary in Style, a limited edition GTX 1080

09/15/2016 - 14:51

[inline:files/news/2016-09-15/unnamed.jpg] MSI has just turned 30 and to help you join in the festivities they've released a custom GTX 1080 for purchase.  It uses an EK Predator Liquid Cooling Unit, the card is fully covered by a waterblock and...

T-Mobile now offers truly unlimited data, whether they like it or not

09/15/2016 - 12:43

This probably won't last long, so try it out now if you want or just laugh at the way telco providers completely ignore net neutrality while the debate rages on in courts and government.  It seems that T-Mobile does not count any data used in a...

OCZ's VX500, next generation MLC for those who want price and performance in the same drive

09/14/2016 - 17:53

We've seen a lot of high end SSDs lately so it is nice to be able to link to the new VX500 series from OCZ, or Toshiba to be more technically correct.  Running with MSRPs of ~$150 for the 512GB model and ~$340 for the 1TB model these drives will...

Revealing the ghost in the machine, DX12 frame times in Deus Ex

09/14/2016 - 14:16

Just as we do here at PC Perspective, The Tech Report relies on rating frame times to provide accurate benchmarks as opposed to the raw number of frames per second a card provides.  This means that their look at the new DX12 patch for Deus Ex...

Eight is enough, looking at how the new Telsa HPC cards from NVIDIA will work

09/14/2016 - 13:06

The Register have package a nice explanation of the basics of how neural nets work in their quick look at NVIDIA's new Pascal based HPC cards, the P4 and P40.  The tired joke about Zilog or Dick Van Patten stems from the research which has shown...

The watercooled Asus ROG GX800VH

09/13/2016 - 13:02

Kitguru got their hands on the ASUS ROG GX800, the gaming laptop with the docking station that provides watercooling.  The design is unique and it certainly looks big enough to deal with the heat produced by a pair of desktop class GTX 1080s and an...

The holodeck down under, an update from Euclideon

09/13/2016 - 12:38

It is hard to believe but it was indeed five years ago when Euclideon first started talking about their Unlimited Detail technology and how it can be used to create a holodeck.  You can now visit their first hologram entertainment centre, assuming...

Why just build a system when you can frame it? Thermaltake's Core P3 wall mount enclosure

09/12/2016 - 15:35

We spotted the Thermaltake Core P3 wall mounted enclosure at CES but never had a chance to set up a system inside of it.  Recently [H]ard|OCP did have an opportunity to test out this enclosure which can either stand on its own or be easily attached...