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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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Since TLS connections mostly ignore OCSP, Firefox is creating yet another solution

03/05/2015 - 13:46

It seems somehow strange that the vast majority of 'secure' connections still completely ignore what were developed as industry standards to ensure security in favour of creating their own solutions but that is the world a security professional...

Pushing the GTX 980 to the limits; the ASUS ROG Poseidon

03/04/2015 - 15:02

On the box the ASUS ROG Poseidon GTX 980 Platinum states a base of 1178MHz and a boost clock of 1279MHz but in testing [H]ard|OCP saw the card sitting at 1328MHz in game while on air cooling.  They then proceeded to hook up a Koolance Exos-2 V2 and...

The old is new is old again, Wolfenstein: The Old Blood

03/04/2015 - 13:46

B.J. Blazkowicz is back ... in time?  There was apparently a recent reboot of the venerable Wolfenstein series far more popular than the mediocre 2009 reboot which was set in a modern times, albeit a parallel history in which the Nazi's won....

Nano, Nano, Nano, Nano, Nano, Nano, Nano, Nano ... Server!

03/04/2015 - 12:46

In a recent leak from Microsoft that The Inquirer is reporting on describes Windows Server 2016 as offering "a new headless deployment option for Windows Server".  Your next generation of servers may live in containers inside CloudOS...

Meet Silicon Motion's new flash agnostic controller

03/03/2015 - 18:16

You may remember the Silicon Motion SM2256 SSD controller that Al reported on during CES this year, even if you do not you should be interested in a controller which can work with 1x/1y/1z nm TLC NAND from any manufacturer on the market.  The SSD...

A taste of the new Pi

03/03/2015 - 15:01

Linux.com have just released benchmarks of the new Raspberry Pi 2 Model B with its improved processor and RAM.  Benchmarking a Pi is always interesting as you must find applications which are reasonable for this device to use, with webserver...

Gigabyte's Force H3X is great for gaming but perhaps not podcasting

03/02/2015 - 15:56

Gigabyte's Force H3X gaming headset sports the 50mm neodymium drivers we have become used to, with a decent frequency response range of 20Hz to 20KHz.  The microphone is a bit different, using two 2mm pickup drivers on each side for a total of...

Read more about Intel's new Cherry Trail

03/02/2015 - 13:49

With MWC in full swing Intel showed off their mobile silicon to Ryan and to The Tech Report who compiled complete specifications of the Cherry Trail based Atom x5-8300 and 8500 as well as the x7-8700.  All three of these chips will have an Intel...

A new way to rack up your mobile data bills

02/27/2015 - 13:14

If 4G speeds of 400Mbps become common there are going to be some very happy media streamers, at least until the bill comes in.  In a proof of concept test Huawei EE and Qualcomm demonstrated a 4G LTE carrier aggregated connection in Wembley stadium...

Crucial BX100 250GB

02/26/2015 - 18:32

At $100 the speed of the Crucial BX100 250GB SSD will surprise you pleasantly as it did Al.  250GB is a little tight for storage so if you do not have other physical or cloudy storage space you could go with a 1 TB HDD for half the price but you are...