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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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Knights Landing apparently knows Ninjitsu

04/15/2016 - 11:27

That's right, if you already hired a rock start ninja programmer, soon you will be able to give them the hardware they want as well.  Intel's new Knights Landing HPC Phi devices will sell under the unfortunate name of Ninja Development...

A 14" Monster; Eurocom's new gaming laptop

04/14/2016 - 12:46

If there wasn't a market for gaming laptops then we would not see so many companies offering them for sale, nor frequently updating their lineups.  These devices certainly are not for everyone and with the release of products like MSI's...

Micron no longer has NVMe envy

04/14/2016 - 11:28

Micron has announced their own PCIe 3.0 NVMe devices today, in HHHL, M.2 and 2.5" form factors.  The specifications are a little sparse at the moment, we do not know the flash which resides within the devices nor the endurance differences...

SanDisk's X400 series brings security as well as a more efficient controller

04/13/2016 - 16:18

SanDisk have updated their SSD lineup with the X400 family, available in sizes of 128GB, 256GB, 512GB and 1TB all of which are available in 2.5" and M.2 form factors.  They have continued their tradition of adding a small SLC flash cache to the...

The Creative Assembly tries a different take on DLC for Total War: Warhammer

04/13/2016 - 12:57

After committing the double sin of pimping preorders and Day 1 DLC announced before the release date, The Creative Assembly seems to be trying to win back some of their fans by offering free new content for all some time down the road.  There will...

Software defined USB may help save your devices

04/13/2016 - 11:59

The USB Implementers Forum, in charge of developing the standards for USB interfaces have developed software which can confirm the authenticity of a USB device or USB charger before allowing power to pass over the connection.  This is intended to...

This ASUS GeForce GTX 980 Ti took the red pill

04/12/2016 - 12:34

The ASUS GTX 980 Ti MATRIX Platinum comes with a mix of features including a memory defroster, as this card is designed with LN2 cooling in mind so we may see it appear in some of this years overclocking contests.  It uses the older dual-fan...

T'is but a flesh wound! The PC market shrinks by about 10% this Q1

04/12/2016 - 11:41

That rustling you hear outside your door is the press getting ready to once again predict the impending doom of the PC industry, ready with bon mots describing how the world, including statisticians, engineers and animation creators will be using tablets...

Is there still a market for DIY watercooling kits? The Thermaltake Pacific RL240 surfaces

04/11/2016 - 13:40

As you can see from the image, the Thermaltake Pacific RL240 Water Cooling Kit comes with some assembly required, it is not an AiO cooler.  Since it is a full kit it will cost you much more than a self contained cooling apparatus, at $284 on both...

The Priv has been flushed

04/11/2016 - 12:30

Blackberry has abandoned the Priv, calling it somewhat of an expensive mistake not only because of the investment costs but also because it was priced well above what consumers are willing to pay for a phone.  They will be developing a new Android...