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Real Name
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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Meet the new AMD Opteron A1100 Series SoC with ARM onboard

01/14/2016 - 14:26

The chip once known as Seattle has arrived from AMD, the Opteron A1100 Series which is built upon up to eight cores based on a 64-bit ARM Cortex-A57.  The chips will have up to 4 MB of shared L2 cache and 8 MB L3 cache with an integrated dual-...

Intel expands its grasp into wearables and robots

01/14/2016 - 13:15

Intel is planning on getting inside a wider variety of pants, as well as drones and robots in the very near future, diversifying out of a PC market which has not been growing at an attractive place for over a year.  They certainly have the budget to...

Need a hand picking a low power ARM system?

01/13/2016 - 14:36

If you are curious how the various ARM powered boards currently on the market compare to each other then the gang over at Phoronix has a real treat for you.  They have assembled a plethora of systems including the ODROID C1+, Raspberry Pi Zero,...

Just when I thought I was out you pull me back in again; Goat Simulator Payday tomorrow!

01/13/2016 - 13:36

Coffee Stain Studios is at it again with another update to Goat Simulator, this time themed after the Payday series of games.  Four goats, Valentino "The Flamingo" Salami, Dolph "The Dolphin" Spaghetti, Humphrey "The Camel...

It's fixed now but for a while there your Ring let people into more than just the door

01/13/2016 - 12:27

The Ring WiFi enabled video doorbell, with optional smartlock compatibility to let visitors in remotely, would also share your WiFi password to anyone who knew how to ask.  Just use a Torx screwdriver to pop the doorbell off, press the setup button...

Zalman enters the mechanical keyboard market, meet their ZM-K700M

01/12/2016 - 14:00

For a market that barely existed outside of a few users pining about a certain old IBM keyboard, the range of mechanical keyboards that have appeared over the past couple of years is incredible.  Another company recently joined this market, Zalman...

Lithium Ion batteries that won't explode? Sounds like a great idea!

01/12/2016 - 13:23

One problem with Lithium Ion batteries is that they have a slight penchant for failing in a spectacular way when charged improperly or if heat builds up past a critical level.  Some researchers have come up with a simple idea to prevent this from...

Dell takes a different direction with the Latitude 13 7370

01/11/2016 - 19:23

The new Dell Latitude 13 7370 seems to share some DNA with old Lenovo designs while still incorporating new features, such as a display that is happy functional when completely flat.  The basic model ships with a 1080p screen, though a touch-enabled...

Is it better to freeze or give bad results? Skylake and complex math need to learn to get along

01/11/2016 - 15:00

You may remember the infamous Pentium FDIV bug, which could cause the wrong decimal results to be given in an answer to complex mathematical calculations which caused much consternation among scientists in the early 90's.  Now there is a new bug...

A pint sized watercooler from Corsair specifically for SFF builds, the Corsair H5 SF in action

01/08/2016 - 17:22

As you can see from the picture the design of the H5 SF cooler is significantly different from the norm, instead it is built specifically for SFF cases and you would be hard pressed to install it in a full sized case.  Even some mini-ITX...