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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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Crucial's DDR4-2666 prefers 2400

02/17/2015 - 14:18

Make sure to visit your UEFI after installing Crucial's Ballistix Elite DIMMs' as this 16GB kit defaults to the JEDEC profile of DDR4-2400 @ 16-16-16-39.  One quick click later to XMP and you will hit the advertised DDR4-2666 16-17-17-36....

Ignorance may be bliss but it will cost you $600 per Server 2003 installation

02/17/2015 - 12:27

If you ever feel ignored when offering technical advice to executives or anyone ranking above you in your business then this statistic about Server 2003 that The Register quotes will come as no surprise, "47 percent of 1,000 Fortune 500 IT...

Just what kind of lining can you expect on the Kingston HyperX Cloud II headset?

02/16/2015 - 18:29

As regular subscribers of the PC Perspective Podcast are aware, not every headset is created equally and while poor to moderate sound reproduction on the speakers can be ignored to a certain degree, poor sound capture quality on the microphone cannot....

An ARC 100 is down, 300TB past the warranty

02/16/2015 - 16:48

The sample size for the tests at KitGuru to see how well the OCZ ARC 100 SSDs stand up to their warranty are only five drives, now four as one has failed.  The ARC 100 is rated for 20GB/day of host writes for 3 years, a total of 21.9TB and this one...

Bring back the mobile overclock NVIDIA, but stick a warning on it

02/16/2015 - 13:09

It seems that the recent ability to overclock the GTX 900M on laptops was a bug and not a feature, according to the response of an NVIDIA representative on this thread, to the many reasonable and well thought out posts on the thread on their forums....

No one has talked about mouse mats in a while

02/13/2015 - 17:09

They are not the most glamorous of peripherals but they do save your desk and can help you with your accuracy, so pop over to Overclockers Club to take a look at XTracPads.  They offer three different sized gaming mats from the paper sized Carbonic...

Seagate and Micron become super best friends

02/13/2015 - 14:47

The large storage companies have been teaming up for a while now, not simply through mergers and takeovers but also joint ventures between those who were once competitors.  It is debatable if consumers will see much cost benefit from this...

A flagship A88X board for well under $200, remember the ASUS Crossblade Ranger

02/12/2015 - 15:01

It has been a while since Josh reviewed the ASUS Crossblade Ranger so it seems appropriate to put up a reminder that there are some impressive AMD boards out there with The Tech Report's review of the board.  This board has just about everything...

Maxwell keeps on overclocking

02/12/2015 - 13:41

While Ryan was slaving over a baker's dozen of NVIDIA's GTX 960s, [H]ard|OCP focused on overclocking the MSI GeForce GTX 960 GAMING 2G that they recently reviewed.  Out of the box this GPU will hit 1366MHz in game, with memory frequency...

Of gaps of air and hats of tinfoil

02/12/2015 - 12:51

In networking, an air gap refers to a security measure that separates a network from the public infrastructure, either physically or through the use of extremely secure tunnelling.  This prevents access to that network over the internet or less...