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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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Testing the community developed RADV driver against AMDGPU-PRO

08/31/2016 - 17:38

As of yet, AMD has not delivered the open-source Radeon Vulkan driver originally slated to arrive early this year, instead relying on their current proprietary driver.  That has not stopped a team of plucky programmers from creating RADV, utilizing...

A closer look at Adam Jensen's beauty treatments

08/31/2016 - 13:40

It was not just Adam Jensen's cyberware that was updated since 2012, we have also seen new computer hardware and software features added to our gaming machines.  [H]ard|OCP fired up the new Deus Ex to test a long list of features including...

Return of the Revenge of the Attack of the USB Type-C cable, Part 2

08/31/2016 - 12:44

The good news is that Google researcher Benson Leung has some help in his quest to rid the world of bad USB Type-C cords, the bad news is that he still needs it.  Another intrepid investigator who goes by the moniker Nathan K discovered that the...

From now on you will refer to this mouse as Master! Cooler Master's new mouse

08/30/2016 - 14:43

Rejoice computer users as you will no longer be a slave to chirality thanks to your new rodent overlord, Cooler Master's MasterMouse Pro L!  This mouse is properly ambidextrous, both sides of the mouse have the same buttons and fancy RGB...

Battlefield 1 Beta is out, as is the GeForce 372.70 driver

08/30/2016 - 12:46

NVIDIA continues with their Game Ready driver program, releasing the GeForce 372.70 driver, hand crafted in the new world by artisanal engineers to bring enhanced support to World of Warcraft: Legion, Battlefield 1: Open Beta, Deus Ex: Mankind Divided,...

The new solid state standard for laptop vendors?

08/30/2016 - 12:24

The increasing use of on-board memory by OEMs in ultraportables has some enthusiasts unhappy, however the trend that DigiTimes mentioned today should cheer them up somewhat.  It is predicted by DRAMeXchange that over half of all laptops will use an...

Samsung's 256GB Samsung EVO Plus MicroSD card, for your 4K recording pleasure

08/29/2016 - 16:37

A while back Al broke down the specifications of SD cards and what each class meant and the proper usage for them.  The top class is U3 and it offers transfer speeds high enough to support recording 4K video on your devices and that happens to be...

Samsung is being a little cagey about their new Z-SSD

08/29/2016 - 14:27

The Register had a quick chat with Samsung about the Z-SSD they announced at FMS 2016, hoping to get some details from the company about the technology behind the new product, with little success.  We know it will be DRAM-NAND gap-filler such as the...

Thermaltake's Core P100 Pedestal - Add an extension to your case, no permits required

08/26/2016 - 13:33

The Thermaltake Core P100 is something new to the market, except perhaps for the Cooler Master HAF Stacker 935 case components.  It adds additional space to Thermaltake's W100 chassis and is aptly named as the P100 is placed underneath the W100...

GDDR6's timing will be a little slower than we had hoped

08/26/2016 - 13:04

The Inquirer offered some sad news for anyone hoping to see GDDR6 next year as Samsung is now aiming to deliver in 2018.  The specifications remain the same, internal bandwidth topping out at 16Gbps, compared to GDDR5X at 12Gbps.  That will...