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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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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...

Revisting the GTX 980 Ti

06/17/2015 - 18:24

Now that they have had time with the new NVIDIA card to test on games both familiar and new, [H]ard|OCP have put together a longer review of the GTX 980 Ti.  The Witcher 3 shows that for 4K gamers, the extra power of the TITAN does marginally beat...

Get that John Williams' shiver watching the trailer for Star Wars Battlefield

06/17/2015 - 15:55

EA showed what they described as in game footage of the new Star Wars: Battlefront which was gorgeous and seems to capture the feel of that universe quite well.  Tthe more realistic of us worry that this might be in game footage in the same sense as...

AMD prepares for the return of the Thin Client

06/17/2015 - 13:13

AMD and Samsung will be releasing several 'Cloud Monitors',  a design previously know as thin clients, powered by a 2.2GHz dual-core AMD GX222 APU with an unspecified 655MHz GPU and 4GB of DDR3-1600 RAM.   The TC222W will have a 21...

MSI's X99A MPower has a bit of personality

06/16/2015 - 13:45

MSI's X99A MPower board sports the new USB 3.1 but not the new plugs if you were hoping for USB ports that do not have an orientation.  Depending on the CPU installed, he four PCIe 16x slots can support up to three GPUs at once if you use the M....

100Gbps optical interconnects anyone?

06/16/2015 - 12:49

Almost a year ago IBM put $3 billion into research on developing and enhancing their existing photonics technology and putting it onto chips.  The Register has heard of their recent success in creating an integrated silicon photonics transceiver...