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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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Did you flip your lid over the i9-9900K's thermals?

10/23/2018 - 14:55

TechSpot were somewhat disappointed with the temperatures they were seeing on the new i9-9900k and so decided to do what many have been trying lately; delidding and replacing the TIM between the CPU and heatspreader.   The results speak for...

Roundup at the GeForce corral

10/23/2018 - 12:50

[H]ard|OCP is pitting the newly arrived RTX gang against the incumbent GTX crew in their latest GPU review.  They were specifically looking at how the RTX 2070 fares against its brethren, but took a look at the whole pack as well.  Their...

Shopping for a GTX 1060? Hold up a moment will you?

10/23/2018 - 12:24

Traditionally it is AMD that releases the silent ones, but today it is apparent that NVIDIA took a page from their playbook after The Inquirer spotted a report that they had released a new version of the GTX 1060.  This being 2018, nothing is simple...

Windows Media Centre has strut and fret it's hour upon the stage ...

10/22/2018 - 16:20

One of the casualties of Microsoft's new operating systems has been Windows Media Centre, an incredibly easy way to watch and record TV as well as stream your own media.  What does one do with that old HTPC, once you have finally moved on from...

Hyper Savage Exo USB SSD X! Kingston is a wee bit excited about their new external SSD

10/22/2018 - 14:06

The new USB 3.1 Gen2 external SSD from Kingston sports quite a name, which might help it sell with the console crowd as the drive will work on PlayStation 4s and Xbox Ones as well as PCs.  Those devices are limited to USB 3.0 but this drive will...

Even Intel has the occasional Monday

10/22/2018 - 12:58

Micron is planning on buying Intel out of the Intel Micron Flash Technologies group the two companies created back in 2006, along with the three fabs which come with it, for about $1.5 billion.  The writing has been on the wall for a while; to put...

Refreshing Intel's Coffee was quite effective

10/19/2018 - 13:55

With the advent of the 9th generation of Core processors from Intel, we see the market return to what we have been used to in the past.  Intel's offering is now faster and more effective than AMD's Ryzen, but it is also significantly more...

Is your surfing experience Baroque lately? Try out Vivaldi 2.0

10/19/2018 - 13:20

Vivaldi has been around since 2015, but many have never heard of the alternative web browser.  The browser is built on Chromium 69 but the interface offers far more than others; stacked tabs, dual tab view, control suggestions and even enough...

Get RGB blinkenlichten on that mousepad! Schnell Cooler Master, schnell!

10/18/2018 - 15:53

Cooler Master have added RGBs to their new MP860 mouse mat, along with the Portal app to control them.  No longer are you forced to shamefully mouse on a boring old pad, for life without breathing, marquee or random blinking lights is no way...

Seasonic's Focus Plus series shows Gold can be better than Platinum

10/18/2018 - 14:31

Seasonic have added a 550W PSU to their Focus Plus lineup of petite PSUs.  Measuring a mere 5.5" in length it uses a 120mm fluid bearing fan for cooling and is completely modular.  Inside you will find Nippon Chemi-con components which may...