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Jeremy Hellstrom
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Vancouver, BC

Call it, 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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This wireless Razer Mamba goes over 9000

11/13/2015 - 13:45

The Razer Mamba Chroma wireless gaming mouse features a sensor which can be set from 100DPI up to an almost ridiculous 16000DPI for those lucky few who can operate at such sensitivity.  They also included an interesting feature for your two main...

Pyrite and quantum dots in your next battery?

11/13/2015 - 12:55

Earlier this month we saw researchers seeing success by mixing air into lithium ion based batteries and today we hear of a different experiment aimed at increasing battery life.  As was discussed in the previous article the inevitable formation of...

Bose's 2015 SoundTouch speakers; is name recognition enough?

11/12/2015 - 15:22

Bose has recently released a monaural wireless speaker, the SoundTouch 10 and at the same time refreshed their existing SoundTouch 20 and 30 speakers.  The chances are that the Bose name is enough for you to either desire or dismiss the speakers...

Running Intel HD 530 graphics under Linux

11/12/2015 - 13:22

A great way to shave money off of a minimalist system is to skip buying a GPU and using the one present on modern processors, as well as installing Linux instead of buying a Windows license.  The problem with doing so is that playing demanding games...

Remember Beyond 2000? The internet does, much to NEC's dismay

11/12/2015 - 12:29

If you are under the age of 30 then this post will be lost on you but for those of us conscious, or at least semi-conscious of the heady times which were the 90's there was an Aussie show called Beyond 2000 (or Towards 2000) which was picked up by...

Fallout 4 performance at the high end

11/11/2015 - 18:36

[H]ard|OCP tested out the performance of the 980 Ti and FuryX in single card configurations as multiple GPU support is non-existent in Fallout 4, some have had moderate success with workarounds which [H] mentions at the end of the review.  At launch...

NVIDIA's new Tesla M40 series

11/11/2015 - 18:12

There are a lot of colloquialisms tossed about such as AI research and machine learning which refer to the work being done designing neural nets by feeding in huge amounts of data to an architecture capable of forming and weighting connections in an...

Read the build log and then try to win the Damagebox 2015

11/10/2015 - 14:29

The Tech Report have built a few Damageboxes over the years and 2015 is no different as they have just completed the build and are now running a contest to give it away.  The concept behind the Damagebox is to build a powerful PC that runs at a...

Parsing the alphabet soup which is the current SSD market

11/10/2015 - 13:10

This has been a huge year for SSDs with a variety of new technologies and form factors to keep track of, not to mention the wide variety of vendors now shipping SSDs with a plethora of controllers embedded within.  [H]ard|OCP has put together a...

Choose your own pump, the Monsoon Modular Reservoir System

11/09/2015 - 16:51

As you can see in the picture below the Monsoon Modular Reservoir System requires some assembly before it can be used but once you have set it up you will have a unique looking reservoir.  The clear tube that holds your cooling liquid is perfect for...