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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 brand new PCIe NVMe SSD from ... Zotac

07/11/2016 - 18:36

Yes, you read that correctly the 480GB Sonix NVMe PCIe SSD is indeed a Zotac product, the internals will be a bit less surprising to you however.  Inside is a Phison PS5007-11 controller, paired with Toshiba MLC NAND and a 512MB DDR3 cache. ...

Palit's triple wide GTX 1080 GameRock Premium

07/11/2016 - 13:59

Palit's card is certainly unique looking in the GTX 1080 market, that blue, white and silver is not a colour palette used by other manufacturers.  That is not the only difference between this card and a stock GTX 1080, it is also overclocked...

DOOM comes to Vulkan; or vice versa

07/11/2016 - 12:16

*** Update *** an asute reader spotted some quick and dirty benchmarks over at Guru of 3D.  It looks like the RX480 does indeed benefit from Vulkan, the GTX 1070 not so much. While this does not mean that the new DOOM will run on Linux, today does...

Silverstone's TD03-SLIM, small and quiet AIO watercooling for your SFF systems

07/08/2016 - 15:46

Silverstone's TD03-SLIM AIO cooler is designed to fit in anyone's case, and their budget as well.  The radiator is a mere 153x120x22mm, a measurement which includes the fan and the tube is 310mm in length to allow you flexibility when placing it...

DRAM just doesn't have the torque to compete in the future

07/08/2016 - 13:22

Good news has arrived for those watching the development of the next type of storage medium, there has been new information about Spin Transfer Torque MRAM published.  One of the major hurdles in the development of the new type of memory, apart from...

When is a headset not simply a headset? When it is the Avegant Glyph Mobile Personal Theater

07/07/2016 - 19:18

Why is the AVEGANT Glyph headset referred to as a personal theatre you may ask?  That would be because these are headphones and a head mounted display in one package, unfortunately they launched while everyone was gazing at their Vives and Rifts....

This ASUS ROG X99 board comes with no reSTRIXions on GAMING

07/07/2016 - 16:27

The relatively recent refresh of X99 motherboards have seen several features become standard including an RGB lightshow, USB 3.1 and U.2 ports, though the chipset itself remains unchanged.  [H]ard|OCP tried out ASUS' new ROG X99 Strix Gaming...

microSD was just a flash in the pan; meet your new tiny storage overlord, Samsung's UFS cards

07/07/2016 - 12:37

Samsung just announced the first product based on the new Universal Flash Storage standard which will be making microSD cards as obsolete as your old mix tape.  They will come in sizes from 256GB down to 32GB but it is the speed of these new storage...

Saturday July 9 10:00 AM ET - Fragging Frogs VLAN #13 is right around the corner

07/06/2016 - 15:09

That's right, it is time for another Fragging Frog VLAN, this time lucky number 13, kicking off this Saturday morning.  If you are at all interested in having the best possible Saturday ever then head to the forums and put your name in the list...

That ThinkPwn vulnerability extends beyond Lenovo as the fault is with the motherboard

07/06/2016 - 13:46

The ThinkPwn vulnerability which has been in the news lately, which allows attackers to disable Secure Boot and bypass Virtual Secure Mode on Win10 Enterprise as well as disabling flash write protection turns out not to be yet another questionable Lenovo...