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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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A sighting of the rare joystick, the Speedlink Phantom Hawk

12/08/2014 - 16:45

The common joystick has fallen out of fashion over the past few years but with the resurgence of space sims some gamers might be out looking to purchase one.  The mainstays are quite expensive but also high quality and perfect for sim games which...

A little 3D TLC from Samsung, the new 850 EVO

12/08/2014 - 14:40

Not only does Samsung's new 850 EVO family introduce us to three dimensional triple level cell NAND, it also incorporates an SLC cache to boost write speeds.  The Tech Report received the 250GB and 1TB models to test, with a spotlight on how...

Intel is investing in mobile chips

12/08/2014 - 12:41

Intel has pulled out some spare change to upgrade its plant in Chengdu, in what analysts are predicting will be focused on Intel's ultra-mobile chips.  It certainly comes at an interesting time for the market, Google and Microsoft have both had...

Shrinking the silent system

12/05/2014 - 16:57

After finishing up their full sized quiet gaming system Silent PC Review upped the difficulty by shrinking the system down to a Mini-ITX board.  The system recommendations do have one thing in common, the quietly powerful ASUS STRIX GTX 980 but that...

Another look at the Corsair H75

12/05/2014 - 16:35

[H]ard|OCP are returning to several of the CPU coolers that they have reviewed over the past year to provide a more up to date and accurate comparison of their current performance.  They have deployed a new testbench and so there are a few coolers...

If video games are not art, what happens when their engines are used to make movies?

12/05/2014 - 14:44

When The Inquirer starts talking about using game engines to replace movie post production in the future the first thing that might spring to your mind could be a trilogy of movies already years old.  WETA used Massive to render the huge battle...

2 petabytes and counting; I'm doing science and I'm still alive.

12/04/2014 - 15:21

It is now down to two drives at The Tech Report, only the Samsung 840 Pro and a HyperX 3K which was brought in to replace an model with no stamina have reached the 2 petabyte mark and are still going.  The 840 Pro has now used 61% of its used block...

If you thought the free Windows programs were contentious, try the Linux version

12/04/2014 - 13:06

Nothing brings out the ire of a tech than a list which leaves out their favourite free application or even worse, recommends a lesser alternative.  This goes more than double for Linux users.  Nevertheless,  The Register was brave enough...

When you absolutely postively have to have 1500W but little space to put it

12/03/2014 - 18:01

At 1500W peak power, 120A max on the 12V rails, the SilverStone Strider Gold 1500W will power any system you throw it in.  There are other PSUs with that level of power but none measuring just a hair bigger than the 120mm cooling fan, a hair over 7...

Incoming Vox from Commissar Sebastian Yarrick; Armaggedon is under attack by Greenskins

12/03/2014 - 15:58

Somehow Warhammer 40,000: Armageddon managed to sneak under the radar but it has just been released by the gang that brought you Panzer Corps; Slitherine, Strategic Simulations Inc and Matrix Games.  You will take part in the Second War of...