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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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6GHz across 32 cores, ThreadRipping mayhem

08/16/2018 - 14:28

The low cost workstation class 2990WX has been verified as running at 5.955GHz on an MSI MEG X399 Creation board, with the help of a lot of liquid nitrogen.  The Inquirer has links to the setup that Indonesian overclocker Ivan Cupa needed in order...

Rage against the remake; Jagged Alliance exhumed once again

08/15/2018 - 15:45

The first and second Jagged Alliance games, and to an extent the add-on to JA2 were incredible games for those that liked turn based tactical shooters.  From there it was all downhill as the original idea was corrupted into Jagged Alliance Online...

The biggest little storehouse in Texas ... terabytes on gumsticks

08/15/2018 - 14:42

This year at the Flash Memory Summit big is in as Toshiba unveils an 85TB 2.5" SSH and suggested a 20TB M.2 drive is not far off.  SK Hynix will release a 64TB 2.5" SSD with a 1Tbit die size which analysts expect to offer somewhat improved...

Real time ray tracing in still life

08/14/2018 - 01:08

The attempt to describe the visual effects Jensen Huang showed off at his Siggraph keynote is bound to fail, not that this has ever stopped any of us before.  If you have seen the short demo movie they released earlier this year in cooperation with...

ThreadRipper 2: Die Four Real

08/13/2018 - 14:18

The 2950X and 2990WX are both ThreadRipper 2 chips but are very different beasts under the hood.  The 2950X has two active die similar to the original chips while the 2990WX has four active die, two of which utilize an Infinity Fabric link to the...

Coffee Lake S will be released along with the pumpkin spice

08/13/2018 - 13:49

According to the various sources The Inquirer has, the Coffee Lake refresh will be launched on the first of October, in time to ensure systems builders have models ready for the holidays.  This new processor does not offer a compelling upgrade for...

EKWB offers Phoenix Down for your system with their new 360mm GPU and CPU watercooler

08/10/2018 - 14:57

If you have space in your case and a need to move a lot of heat, the 360mm EK-MLC Phoenix might be a good choice.  It comes with all the features you expect from EKWB, Vardar fans, quick connect tubing and compatibility with most modern sockets,...

Intel would rather you talk about their new QLC SSDs

08/10/2018 - 12:37

Not to be out done by Samsung, Intel have also announced new QLC based SSDs, the 600p series and the D5-P4320.  The two series of drives rely on SLC caches to provide extra lifetime to the QLC flash which is not as robust as other varieties, the...

Zen+ and the art of thermal maintenance

08/09/2018 - 16:36

There is a ~$30 difference between the Ryzen 7 2700 and the 2700X, which begs the question as to whom would chose the former over the latter.  The Tech Report points out another major difference between the two processors, the 2700 has a 65W TDP...

Razer shaves a little off the sides on their new gaming laptop

08/09/2018 - 12:59

The most noticeable change on this years version of the Razer Blade is the bezel on the 15.6" IPS display, which is looking rather svelte.  The display is powered by a GTX 1070 Max-Q and is available in several varieties, a 1080p model with a...