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Jeremy Hellstrom
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Vancouver, BC

Call it, 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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You must be LVL50 to equip this PDP headset

04/18/2019 - 15:29

PDP's LVL50 wireless headset can be used on both XBONE and PC constructed of fairly sturdy plastic with nylon mesh earcups, which keeps the cost below $80.  As that price implies, these are not for audiophiles but are more for multiplayer gaming...

NZXT goes Overwatch

04/18/2019 - 14:25

The base of the NZXT H500 Overwatch Special Edition is the same as the Vault Boy model seen earlier this week, though it contains more Doritos and less brahmin. The Guru of 3D received one for review, firing up the lights behind the logo and filling it...

Hey influencers, RTFM

04/18/2019 - 12:28

In today's world people are far more likely to listen to someone who is famous on one or more platform than to an expert in the topic of discussion.  The dead and dying Samsung Fold phones being sent to influencers is a perfect example of this,...

Need a CPU and only have $180USD?

04/17/2019 - 15:52

To compete against the Ryzen 5 2600X which is currently selling for $180, Intel released the slightly refreshed i5-9400F which also retails at $180.  As far as the specifications on paper go, the Ryzen offers 6 cores and 12 threads at a top of 4....

What do you do for fun, now that you've executed Order 66?

04/17/2019 - 14:10

Second sister inquisitors and purge troopers, oh my!  We now know that the new single player Star Wars game, Jedi: Fallen Order is currently scheduled to arrive on November 15th and there is a trailer, which you can check out at Rock, Paper, SHOTGUN...

It's a Tile fire, another reason to distrust your new Start Menu

04/17/2019 - 13:26

*** Update from April 18th, 11:56 Microsoft has now deleted the nameserver record and we no longer control the subdomain. We still haven't received a reply from Microsoft. *** If you like the animated Live Tiles which offer RSS type feed or even the...

Peace were declared! Apple and Qualcomm hang up their positron shooters

04/16/2019 - 18:37

As strange as it may seem, Apple and Qualcomm have made peace after years of litigation and a day after the latest court case, theorized to be worth around $30 billion, kicked off.  The resolution sees the companies signing a six-year license...

Attar o' Ryzen, AMD's new embedded R1000 series coming to a revived console near you

04/16/2019 - 14:11

You might not be immediately excited by a new embedded processor, after all you can't upgrade something soldered permanently onto the motherboard, but if the AtariVCS interests you in the least you should pay attention.  [inline:files/news/2019-...

Float like a Zephyr, sting like an ROG! ASUS' new gaming laptop

04/15/2019 - 17:55

In this corner, standing 15.6" diagonal and weighing in at 2.1kg, we have the new Asus ROG Zephyrus S!  With an i7-8750H processor, an RTX 2080 Max-Q and up to 24GB of DDR4-2666 this featherweight contender packs a lot of punch.  The...

The Scope of CTRL, the new ASUS ROG Strix gaming keyboard with a boss button

04/15/2019 - 15:05

The ROG Strix Scope keyboard, originally announced as the CTRL at CES, has arrived and is ready to be picked up for those who have been waiting.  Enthusiasts can choose between Cherry MX Red, Brown, Blue, Black, Speed Silver or Silent Red switches,...