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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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Price versus performance, Dell's Venue 11 Pro tablet

11/05/2014 - 12:30

Dell's Venue 11 Pro 7000 will be a Win8.1, 10.8" tablet with a 1920x1080 IPS touchscreen display, powered by an Intel Core M running at 2GHz and 64GB of local storage with the option to add up to a 64GB SD card for more space.  There will...

Fractal Design's Integra M series, coming soon

11/04/2014 - 15:27

Fractal Design is releasing a new series of PSUs, the Integra M series, to compliment the already available Integra R2 series.  They have kept to the slightly smaller sizing of 150mm x 86 mm x 140 mm with a 120mm fan that Kitguru found to operate...

Introducing the NVIDIA GeForce GTX "Pick Your Path" Bundle

11/04/2014 - 13:09

NVIDIA has introduced a promotion to compete with AMD's Never Settle Forever program.  The Pick your Path bundle offers purchasers of GTX 980, 970, 780 Ti, or 780 cards or who have bought notebooks with a GTX 980M or 970M the choice of one of...

Seagate's Kinect, LAN attached HDD, no server required

11/04/2014 - 12:44

Bringing down the cost of storage is a big focus now as files continue to grow in size and retention becomes more popular with even casual users.  Services like Amazon and Netflix require huge amounts of storage to keep their products on and every...

Samsung's Galaxy Alpha; hefty build, light on extras

11/03/2014 - 16:56

The Galaxy Alpha seems made for those who want a heftier version of a Galaxy phone, the 4oz phone sports a metal side gives it a more solid feel than the S5 and previous models.  On the other hand the USB, audio and and buttons on that band of metal...

Battle of the low cost SoCs, Sempron versus Celeron

11/03/2014 - 14:38

For a mere $60 you can get the ASRock D1800M motherboard with a Celeron J1800 installed, or for about $8 more you can get a socketed Sempron 2650 and compatible motherboard.  After that it is merely a matter of adding a PSU, RAM and storage and you...

TrackIR for those who want to graduate from the POV hat switch

11/03/2014 - 13:49

TrackIR is not a poor mans Occulus, it is a way to literally upgrade your POV hat switch by turning your hat into an input device.  The picture below shows the passive reflectors and an optional active IR transmitter on a ball cap, the second half...

Learn more about Stuxnet, the first computer virus with physical symptoms

11/03/2014 - 12:54

There have always been stories floating around the net of viruses which could cause your PSU to short or release the magic smoke from your chips but until Stuxnet those have just been silicon faerie tales.  Stuxnet was first detected in 2010 in a...

What, me jealous? Four weeks with SLI'd GTX 980s

10/31/2014 - 14:45

Just in case you need a reason to be insanely jealous of someone, [H]ard|OCP has just published an article covering what it is like to be living with two GTX 980's in SLI.  The cards are driving three Dell U2410 24" 1920x1200 displays for a...

Deep Cool's first watercooler, the Gamer Storm Maelstrom 240

10/31/2014 - 12:35

The Gamer Storm Maelstrom 240 has a unique look with its LED and bright red fans but also hides a pump with a closed impeller which is intended to increase the performance at the same time as it reduces vibrations.  As the name implies the radiator...