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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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Another look at Micron's M600 series; the SSD that swings both ways

10/06/2014 - 13:51

The Tech Report took a different look at Micron's M600 SSD than Al did in his review.  Their benchmarks were focused more on a performance comparison versus the rest of the market, with over two dozen SSDs listed in their charts.  As you...

ARM and TSMC are headed for 10nm

10/06/2014 - 11:30

ARM and TSMC are moving ahead at an impressive pace, now predicting 10nm FinFET designs taping out possibly in the fourth quarter of 2015.  That could even be possible considering how quickly they incorporated FinFET to move from 20nm SoC to 16nm....

Cherry Trail, Nolan and Amur coming soon

10/03/2014 - 14:04

As usual neither AMD nor Intel had any comments to pass onto DigiTimes about processors they have yet to release but the chances are that this story is fairly accurate.  In March we should start hearing more about Cherry Trail, Intel's 64-bit...

The MSI GeForce GTX 970 GAMING 4G is sitting right in the sweet spot

10/02/2014 - 15:01

It is sadly out of stock on both NewEgg and Amazon right now but MSI's $350 GTX 970 GAMING 4G is an incredible buy and worth waiting for.  The factory overclock already set up on this card is quite nice, a Core rated at 1140/1279MHz which [H]ard...

Gigabyte R9 290X

10/02/2014 - 13:17

At $630 the Gigabyte GTX 980 GAMING is a good deal if you are planning on picking up a G-SYNC display but the performance is only slightly better than the Gigabyte R9 290X that costs $100 less.   For as long as the sale lasts the AMD product is...

Curious about that square phone from the other fruity company?

10/02/2014 - 12:10

Inside the new Blackberry Passport is a quad-core 2.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 801, 3GB RAM, 32GB internal storage, NFC, microUSB port and the impressive 4.5" 1440 x 1440 IPS touchscreen.  This phone is squarely aimed at the business user who...

ARM's Mbed OS and Device Server

10/02/2014 - 11:37

ARM is serious about staking their turf in the Internet of Things, there will soon be an Mbed OS custom built for their Cortex-M lineup of processors which will pair with an Mbed Device Server to manage clients and process data.  The main focus is...

Ancient Space doesn't uncover much that is new

10/01/2014 - 13:26

It seems that Ancient Space is not quite living up to the hype surrounding the cast of Sci-Fi stars and Homeworld like appearance.  From what Rock, Paper, SHOTGUN found the story was lacklustre even with recognizable voices and while the gameplay...

ZOTAC Injects Palm-Sized ZBOX nano XS with Double Dose of Performance

10/01/2014 - 12:29

ZOTAC is releasing the new MI521 nano XS model using the Haswell Core i3 4030U with HD4400 graphics with support for mSATA SSDs and two DDR3 slots capable of handling up to 16GB of RAM.  The two models listed below are the same, in one case you do...

Introducing the all new Dynamic Super Resolution Duo!

10/01/2014 - 12:09

Move over Super Best Friends, the Dynamic Super Resolution Duo is here to slay the evil Jaggies!  Ryan covered NVIDIA's new DSR in his review of the new Maxwell cards and how it can upsample a monitor with a resolution of 2560x1440 or lower to...