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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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Blackberry skips a number too; BES 12 is coming soon

11/17/2014 - 14:06

Somewhere the highly successful company RIM released BES 11 which runs on Windows 9, but not in this universe.  In this brane we have the struggling, but still alive Blackberry announcing the upcoming release of BES 12, a mobile device management...

Inateck USB 3.0 HDD Enclosure and Bluetooth Speaker Review; quick, easy and inexpensive peripherals

11/15/2014 - 13:22

[inline:files/review/2014-09-30/in1.png] Recently Inatek sent over two products to test out, the FEU3NS-1 USB 3.0 HDD Tool Free External Enclosure and the BP2001 10W Bluetooth Stereo Speaker.  Inatek has been around for a while, though originally...

SSDs, Linux and alternate file systems

11/14/2014 - 14:00

When you use Linux you have a choice as to which file system you wish to use, a choice that never occurs to most Windows users but can spark an argument every bit as vicious as the eternal debate over EMACS versus VIM versus whichever text editor you...

Who is the biggest mobo maker of the year

11/14/2014 - 13:27

If you prefer to talk about the sheer number of sales then ASUS is on track to take top spot with roughly 22 million units sold over 2014, a jump of over just 1 million from last year and 2 more than Gigabyte's predicted sales of 20 million units....

When your Brown bottoms out too easily, WASD Keyboards CODE with Cherry MX Clear

11/13/2014 - 18:09

Scott posted about the WASD Keyboards CODE with Cherry MX Clear switches but until now we have not found a review of this keyboard.  The Tech Report has changed that with this review which takes a look at the new type of switch which sits between...

Zotac ZBOX CI540 Nano; are you a fan of fanless mini PCs?

11/13/2014 - 16:03

The Zotac ZBOX CI540 Nano is a bit more powerful than your average Bay Trail based mini-PC, it sports a Haswell based dual core i5-4210Y which runs between 1.5-1.9GHz and has Intel's HD4200 onboard.  This won't play AC:Unity but comes close...

Oh no, there goes the University of Tokyo! Go, go Gojira!

11/13/2014 - 13:39

While the new Gojira supercomputer is not more powerful than the University of Tokyo's Oakleaf-FX at 1 petaflop of performance if you look at it from a price to performance ratio the $5,500 Gojira is more than impressive.  It has a peak...

Roccat Kave XTD 5.1 Digital, seriously loud surround sound

11/12/2014 - 18:09

The name implies that the Roccat Kave XTD 5.1 Digital headset provides virtual surround sound but in fact it has three 40mm driver units in each earcup, giving you front, rear and centre channels though you can use the provided software to switch to...

CS:GO and TF2 on Linux and Radeon

11/12/2014 - 17:10

With the new driver from AMD and a long list of cards to test, from an R9290 all the way back to an HD4650, Phoronix has put together a rather definitive list of the current performance you can expect from CS:GO and TF2.  CS:GO was tested at...

Browse the web with your Oculus and MozVR

11/12/2014 - 16:54

You have been able to browse the web on your Oculus Rift since the first dev kit, but not with a UI designed specifically for the VR device.  MozVR is in development along with a specific version of Firefox or Chromium to allow Oculus users to...