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Real Name
Jeremy Hellstrom
Title
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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Another reason IPv6 is not as common as it should be

01/20/2017 - 13:00

Among the numerous incompatibilities and troubles we are seeing with the rollout of IPv6 is a new hitch.  It seems Microsoft just opened up a ticket with themselves over a problem they are having with their Azure Active Directory cloud-based ID...

Looking for quality desktop speakers? Perhaps Audioengine's HD3 would fit the bill

01/18/2017 - 14:25

We have seen a lot of headset reviews but lately there have not been many reviews of desktop speakers which some of us still use.  CPCR have offered up a change of pace for those looking for some new stereo speakers with their review of Audioengine...

If you haven't tried Mechwarrior: Living Legends, here is a good excuse

01/18/2017 - 13:20

Mechwarrior: Living Legends is a total conversion mod for Crysis Wars, which you can grab free of charge from this site, they use the Crysis Wars demo to provide the assets so you do not need to purchase the game.  It will dump you and up to 32...

Practice safe programming

01/18/2017 - 12:39

Fallible is a security firm which developed an automated tool for reverse engineering Android apps and used it to take a look at a large portion of the top apps on Google Play.  They found quite a few things that really should not have been there,...

Good things come in small packages, the Silverstone ST45SF

01/17/2017 - 18:18

You may remember Lee's review of Silverstone's SFX PSUs back in November, but in case you do not you should revisit his review as well as this one recently posted by [H]ard|OCP.  The SFX PSU form factor for SFF cases is more of a mouthful...

Pegatron passing much of its production to ASRock?

01/17/2017 - 13:03

ASRock was hit hard by the downturn in PC sales over 2016, they shipped less than four million motherboards over the whole year.  The rumour over at DigiTimes is that thanks to the tiny profit margin garnered from orders by Asustek Computer and...

Shall we keep hanging out under the Sandy Bridge or head on down to Kaby Lake?

01/16/2017 - 16:11

Not too long ago the release of a new processor family meant a noticeable improvement from the previous generation and the only question was how to upgrade, not if you should upgrade.  Like many other things, that has passed on into the proverbial...

The age of Ultor, Speedlink's new mechanical keyboard

01/16/2017 - 14:15

Speedlink's Ultor mechanical keyboard has a minimalist look thanks to the lack of a frame but they did include LEDs, blue under all but the WASD keys which are white.  They also chose to include macro keys which is uncommon on a board without a...

What's up with WhatsApp

01/16/2017 - 13:13

By now you will have seen a headline screaming something about the security of Facebook's WhatsApp messaging service, ranging from somewhere between a backdoor purposefully inserted into the app to a complete denial of any security risk at all....

The Scythe FUMA SCFM-1000 may be the next favourite heatsink

01/13/2017 - 15:24

The new Scythe FUMA model, the SCFM-1000 is a fair sized cooler, not the biggest we've seen recently but at 137x130x149mm and 920g you won't fit it into a SFF build.   It is compatible with all current sockets from AMD and Intel and [H]...