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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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NZXT is filling the oceans with Kraken! Three new models annouced today

10/18/2016 - 13:53

NZXT have announced one new AiO watercooler and updates to two of their existing models, along with new features and CAM 3.2 fan controller software allow you to change fan speeds and lighting on the watercoolers.  That software will also handle any...

Corsair Vengeance LPX 3200MHz 32GB, a lot of space in more ways than one

10/17/2016 - 14:37

This particular Corsair Vengeance LPX kit comes with the Airflow kit, active cooling for your DIMMs which does require a fair amount of clearance around your CPU socket if you intend to install it.  If you do not use the active cooling the low...

Google tests its Power and takes a shot at Intel

10/17/2016 - 12:48

Not too long ago Google revealed it had updated the code that runs behind its popular web based services to make it more hardware agnostic.  With a trivial tweak to the code their software can switch between running on Intel x86, IBM Power or 64-bit...

Planning a Fall refresh for your system?

10/14/2016 - 15:32

Drop by The Tech Report for their take on the best system components available to build a system at a variety of price points.  They take you through the components you will need, from the CPU and cooler right up to the version of OS you could...

The MSI GTX 1070 GAMING X 8G has extra power

10/14/2016 - 13:27

The most noticeable feature of this GTX 1070 from MSI is that is has an additional 6 pin power connector intended to ensure smooth power delivery.  The most confusing part is the branding, a GAMING X is better than a GAMING Z which is better than a...

Strap a peltier to your DSLR so you can lengthen your exposure

10/14/2016 - 12:45

Peltier coolers have proven too inefficient to cool modern CPUs and have been relegated back to car seats and other traditional usages, until now.  A company called PrimaLuce will send you a Nikon D5500 with a peltier cooler strapped to the back...

Wide load coming through, Carbide Series AIR 740

10/13/2016 - 17:10

At 426x340x510mm (16.8x13.4x20.1") the new Carbide AIR 740 looks like a double wide and there is a reason for that.  Corsair have separated the drives and PSU into a secondary chamber, going so far as to mount the PSU vertically.  The...

Think you can handle the Wang? NVIDIA is giving away $50,000 worth of Shadow Warrior 2 codes

10/13/2016 - 15:50

Shadow Warrior 2 is out today, bringing Lo brow humour and procedural gore back to PC gaming.  For those of you who have created a user at, you have a chance to win a copy of the game for free, all you need to do is install GeForce...

Microwave your RAM to make it faster?

10/13/2016 - 15:19

You have probably recently heard of terahertz radiation used to scan physical objects, be it the T-Rays at airports or the the researchers at MIT who are reading books through the covers.  There is more recent of news on researchers utilizing the...

It's time for another Fragging Frogs VLAN! Saturday Oct 29 @ 10:00 AM ET - Virtual LAN party #14

10/12/2016 - 19:10

It's time to load up your Flak Cannon, squirrel away a Redeemer, tune up your Rocket car and feed your pet dinosaur because the Fragging Frogs are hosting their 14th VLAN party on the last Saturday of this month.  There will be games, there will...