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Real Name
Jeremy Hellstrom
Title
News Frog
Location
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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Fab Wars 10 nm; may the FinFET be with you

05/26/2015 - 12:27

The race to 10nm FinFET production is still tight with TSMC expected to tape out their first parts towards the end of the year and Samsung today revealing a similar time line according to The Inquirer.  Samsung has also confirmed they will be...

Driving Force meets the G-series; Logitech’s Driving Force G29 leaked

05/25/2015 - 15:53

A leak of Logitech's new wheel for gamers has shown up, designed to be compatible with the PS4 but also of interest to PC gamers who have picked up one or more of the recently released driving games.  It looks to be based on the Driving Force GT...

Checking out the high end model of the Asus Transformer Book T300 Chi

05/25/2015 - 13:27

The ASUS Transformer Book T300 Chi comes in a number of models, with the base mode running just under $700.  The Tech Report had a chance to review the higher end model which is more expensive and harder to find.  This particular model sports a...

Think twice before selling that old Android phone

05/25/2015 - 12:49

It seems that the factory reset for Android 4.3 and below is flawed, in that researchers were able to recover data from wiped phones.  Two University of Cambridge scientists tested 21 phones from Samsung, HTC, Nexus and 2 other unspecifed vendors...

Could it be a 980 Ti, or does the bill of lading lie?

05/21/2015 - 19:33

[inline:files/news/2015-05-21/980ti.PNG] The source of leaks and rumours is often unexpected, such as this import data of a shipment headed from China into India.  Could this 6GB card be the GTX 980 Ti that so many have theorized would be coming...

Stop by for the BenQ XL2730Z FreeSync display, stay for the conversations

05/21/2015 - 13:44

Ryan wasn't the only one to test BenQ's XL2730Z 27-in 2560x1440 144 Hz FreeSync Monitor, The Tech Report also had a chance to test one, as well as talk to NVIDIA's Tom Petersen about their competing technology.  They also had a chance to...

Running an EXT4 RAID on the Linux 4.0 kernel? Better spray for bugs!

05/21/2015 - 12:40

On Tuesday a bug was discovered to have been introduced to Linux 4.0 kernel when a fix was added to deal with RAIDs where the chunksize not a power of 2, a problem present since Linux 3.14-rc1.  This fix has been causing corruption on RAIDs and the...

Love the NVMe, shame almost nobody can use it

05/20/2015 - 14:48

For owners of Z97 or X99 boards with updated UEFIs or a rare SFF-8643 connector for the 2.5" version, booting from NVMe is possible, for the rest the Intel SSD 750 will have to be a storage drive.   Al recently looked at this more than...

Wotcher new Witcher like?

05/20/2015 - 13:58

The new and not quite as pretty as advertised Witcher is here from CD Projekt RED, available from GoG among other places. Rock, Paper, SHOTGUN have started another one of their ongoing diaries to share their experiences, so far involving a bare bum and...

GoogleU just got noiser; tweets are returning to your search results

05/20/2015 - 13:02

Several years back Google thought it would be fun to include Tweets in Google searches and while they were smart to discontinue that, the reasoning behind ending it, Google+, may not have been as sound.  According to Slashdot, once again your...