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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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ASUS Republic of Gamers Announces Stunning G550JK Gaming Notebook

06/29/2014 - 17:39

Fremont, CA (June 26, 2014) - ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today announces the G550JK gaming notebook, a compact powerhouse with acrisp 15.6-inch display that offers all the benefits associated with the award-winning ROG notebook range in an even more...

Hey Forum Members! Any interest in a free XFX R9 280 thanks to AMD?

06/26/2014 - 16:30

That's right!  If you have posted to the PC Perspective Forums at least 5 times before June 25, 2014 you are eligible to enter the raffle to win an XFX R9 280!  Lenny and the Fragging Frogs have been given a gift from Warsam71 and AMD which...

Get to know MSI's Z97 Gaming 7 even better

06/25/2014 - 16:02

Morry recently reviewed MSI's Z97 Gaming 7 motherboard but if for some reason you would like a second option you can drop by [H]ard|OCP for their review.  The systems tested vary slightly and the benchmarks run are slightly different such as [H...

Watch_Dogs; who watches the optimized code?

06/25/2014 - 15:38

Rock, Paper, SHOTGUN have posted UbiSoft's reasoning behind the disabled graphics options on Watch_Dogs in this article.  The explanation they chose is a little bit disingenuous as performance issues are likely not the main reason the so called...

What could go wrong? Rooting Google's Nest

06/25/2014 - 12:07

If you have been holding off on purchasing Google's Nest thermostat because you didn't like the app that controls it or just were not overly interested in a thermostat that trys to learn your schedule; would you be more interested if you could...

Is the flash drive going to be layer of landfill just above the optical media sediment?

06/24/2014 - 18:43

A high capacity USB flash drive used to be the definition of great swag, a company could put whatever tools, media or programs on a promotional USB drive but what really counted was the size.  As 128GB and larger drives started to become more common...

AMD Catalyst 14.6 RC is now available

06/24/2014 - 18:00

Starting with AMD Catalyst 14.6 Beta, AMD will no longer support Windows 8.0 (and the WDDM 1.2 driver) so Windows 8.0 users should upgrade to Windows 8.1, AMD Catalyst 14.4 will continue to work on Windows 8.0. The WDDM 1.1 Windows 7 driver currently...

Corsair Force Series LX SSDs Now Available in 512GB Capacity

06/24/2014 - 16:19

They are not quite available yet but Corsair have just added a 512GB model to accompany the $80 128GB and $130 256GB Force Series LX SSDs.  You should expect to see the new larger model at it's MSRP of $260 in the very near future. [inline:files...

Would you trade your Macbook for a Surface 3 for $650?

06/24/2014 - 13:38

In it's latest attempt to not look desperate when offering the latest Surface for sale Microsoft will offer up to $650 off a Surface 3 if you trade in your Macbook Air.  The top end model of Surface 3 will have a Intel Core i7 processor and...

In memory of Kernal_Tom

06/23/2014 - 16:53

It was a sad day for the Fragging Frogs last Monday (6/16/14) when we lost one of our own, Kernal_Tom, known in the forums as tlemaste. He passed away due to complications from surgery to address his ongoing health issues.  He joined the PC...