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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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Patriot Launches New High Performing/High Capacity Ignite SSD

01/06/2015 - 14:59

[inline:files/news/2015-01-06/ignite.jpg] Patriot has released a new series of Ignite SSDs which use the Phison S10 controller and MLC NAND.  They have opted to release large drives, the two models which will be available are 480GB and 960GB, priced...

be Quiet! announces two new rockin' coolers

01/06/2015 - 14:33

be Quiet announced they will be revealing two new low profile coolers at CES 2015, the larger Dark Rock Topflow and the miniaturized Shadow Rock LP. [inline:files/news/2015-01-06/bequiet1.GIF] [inline:files/news/2015-01-06/dark_rock_topflow_10.jpg] The...

Lite-On Introduces World's First TLC SSD With LDPC Technology

01/06/2015 - 13:52

Al first introduced us to Low Density Parity Check, the successor to BCH code error correction when he visited Marvell at FMS 2014 and was shown the 88SS1093 controller.  Lite-On has used a slightly different chip, the 88SS1074 to provide LDPC to...

It's the most chaotic time of the year

01/06/2015 - 12:53

In the frantic race from one casino to another and from one vendor to another coverage varies between sites depending on who they can meet up with and this is why it is worth taking a peek at The Tech Report's coverage.  They had a chance to...

Phanteks Enthoo EVOLV offers some unique optics

01/05/2015 - 19:18

The new Phanteks Enthoo EVOLV micro ATX case certainly looks nice at a glance with a separate chamber at the bottom to fit in a PSU and drives while leaving enough space up top for easy access to the motherboard mounting area.  The back panel hides...

ASUS updates their popular series with the GTX 980 STRIX DC II OC

01/05/2015 - 17:31

ASUS' popular STRIX line was recently updated to include NVIDIA's top card and now [H]ard|OCP has had a chance to benchmark this GTX 980 with custom quiet cooling.  The DirectCU II cooling system can operate at 0dB under all but the heaviest...

Guessing at NVIDIA's future licensing

01/05/2015 - 16:06

Now that you have read Josh's article detailing the new Maxwell based Tegra X1 you might be wondering what products it could appear in, apart from an updated Shield.  DigiTimes has a theory based on the current lawsuits against Samsung...

Startech's dual drive, dual Thunderbolt enclosure

01/02/2015 - 15:09

The StarTech Thunderbolt Dual SSD Enclosure S252SMTB3 is fairly expensive at just over $200 empty but thankfully they included a Thunderbolt cable; you will need to provide the second cable if you intend to daisy chain devices.  This model uses the...

Love your mobile device but wish it had a keyboard? Logitech has you covered

01/02/2015 - 14:39

For around $50 you can purchase the Bluetooth enabled Logitech K480 Wireless Keyboard, compatible with Mac OS X, Windows, Chrome OS, iOS, Android and perhaps even QNIX.  The slot at the top of the keyboard will fit your phone or tablet and the unit...

Early prognostications for 2015

01/02/2015 - 14:05

Over at The Inquirer the news staff have put up brief predictions and warnings they see as important as a new year dawns.  As one would expect, the Internet of Things is mentioned twice as this market will be expanding quickly as more companies...