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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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Samsung's other QD ... the CF791 quantum dot display

04/26/2017 - 18:33

Over the past several years we have discussed the technology behind quantum dots, the new display technology which will provide greatly improved colour representation and gamuts on the next generation of displays.  Samsung are one of the first to...

The next generation of id tech might make Ryzen shine

04/26/2017 - 17:47

Over at HEXUS you can sit back and watch a video of Robert Duffy from id Software discuss the potential of AMD's Ryzen processors in the next generation of game engines, with some hints about Vega.  He is confident that the team at id will be...

FSP Launches Windale CPU Coolers

04/26/2017 - 16:53

[inline:files/news/2017-04-26/Windale series .jpg] FSP have just announced their entrance into the cool world of heatsinks with their Windale series.  The Windale 4 sports four heatsinks, and as you may have already guessed the Windale 6 has a half...

Could Vega be just around the corner?

04/26/2017 - 14:32

A Facebook post from AMD Poland has started rumours flying around the interwebs as the implication is we will see it arrive this quarter; though perhaps taking a Facebook post as a verified source may lead to disappointment.  However, there is a bit...

Not white nor silver, it's Titanium! The new MSI X370 XPower Gaming motherboard

04/25/2017 - 18:48

If you are searching for a unique looking motherboard to build a system with, the X370 XPower Gaming Titanium will certainly stand out in a lit system.  As for the technical details, the board will handle up to DDR-3200 and supports CrossfireX and...

Move over Razer Blade, we want to see the Razer Core

04/25/2017 - 17:24

Razer updated their Blade gaming laptop with a GTX 1060 and i7-7700HQ along with a bump in the 16GB of memory to DDR4-2400 and an 256GB M.2 Samsung PM961 SSD.  That is not what makes this review from Kitguru interesting, it is the additional product...

Photonic computing is extremely cool right now

04/25/2017 - 12:45

Confining light in a small enough space to fit on a chip is not an easy task.  Infrared wavelengths tend to be many times larger than the desired width of the nanowires that the light is transmitted over.  The researchers in this story from...

The RX 580 on Linux, locked stock and overclock

04/24/2017 - 18:08

Phoronix have had a chance to test out the refreshed Polaris RX 580 on the Linux 4.11 kernel and Mesa 17.1-devel, initially the AMDGPU-PRO 17.10 driver update was not included thanks to interesting timing.  The performance deltas are as you would...

Spent all your money on a new CPU and couldn't afford an SSD? Intel Optane Memory is here

04/24/2017 - 17:20

At $44 for 16GB or $77 for a 32GB module Intel's Optane memory will cost you less in total for an M.2 SSD, though a significantly higher price per gigabyte.  The catch is that you need to have a Kaby Lake Core system to be able to utilize Optane...

Snapdragon for Windows 10; in time for Christmas?

04/24/2017 - 13:15

Qualcomm have provided an updated estimate for when we might expect to see Windows 10 running on Snapdragon 835 devices, moving it very close to the end of the second half of 2017.  Having a product launch in December is risky if Qualcomm had hoped...