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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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Oh Canada, you and your plastic semiconductors

04/25/2018 - 13:47

Researchers at the University of Waterloo are working on a way to mass produce conjugated polymers, which conduct electricity and can be coaxed into being a semiconductor.  The process sounds quite simple from The Inquirer's description, the...

Roccat's new headset is perfect to watch the second Star Trek movie

04/24/2018 - 18:42

Roccat's new Khan Aimo bears a similar design to the Khan Pro, with a subdued colour scheme, apart from the garish RGB infection.  The pair of 50mm neodymium drivers offer true 2.0 audio however with the help of the Roccat Swarm software these...

See spring outside your windows? You might be seeing it on your Windows as well

04/24/2018 - 14:37

The rumours are flying that the Windows 10 April Update might start arriving on machines today.  The root of this rumour is a large update released today for those running the last major update and it is not alone.  The Inquirer also spotted...

Hello X470, how do you do ... at benchmarks

04/23/2018 - 19:58

The reviews for AMD's new chipset are starting to appear, for instance the MSI X470 Gaming M7 AC over at Guru of 3D. The new chipset brings support for DDR4-2933 and 3200 which is worth the investment for Ryzen chips.  The board supports two...

Is that a Samsung charging antenna in your pocket or ...

04/23/2018 - 13:58

Wireless charging is fun, but the limited range and speed of induction charging makes it more of a gimmick than a useful tool for the moment.  Samsung is looking to resolve one of those limitations by using far field energy transfer; their current...

Friday storage roundup

04/20/2018 - 14:58

The SSD market is somewhat daunting to a newcomer, not just the various interfaces and technology but also the huge selection of models from the various suppliers.  HDDs and NAS devices are a little less so, but there is still a large variety to...

You've been diagnosed with terminal projected gradient descent

04/20/2018 - 13:10

Researchers have demonstrated how a projected gradient descent attack is able to fool medical imaging systems into seeing things which are not there.  A PGD attack degrades pixels in an image to convince an image recognition tool into falsely...

2700X people knocking 'cause they're wanting some more

04/19/2018 - 19:37

 Ryzen 2 is no longer on the horizon, it has crossed both the pinnacle and the ridge and now descends upon us.  Zen has matured and while it may not be conducting a waltz it is surely doing more than a simple two step as demonstrated by its...

AMD, tongue, cheek; check

04/19/2018 - 18:42

AMD had a little fun yesterday as the head of Radeon Gaming, Scott Herkelman posted a comment about AMD's Radeon GPUs offering freedom of choice to gamers; unless they disapprove of the colour red of course.  FreeSync is certainly a good example...

BenQ's EL2870U; Freesync for sure, HDR not so much

04/18/2018 - 15:59

The BenQ EL2870U is a 27.9" 4K TN display that touts a 1ms gtg response time, supports HDMI 2.0a and DisplayPort 1.4, a FreeSync range of 40-60Hz and HDR 10 support.  The proof is in the testing however, which Kitguru conducted in their review...