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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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The art of peaceful war

11/14/2017 - 15:00

Iceberg Interactive, whom you may know from games like Killing Floor or the Stardrive series have released a new strategy game called Oriental Empires, and happened to send me a copy to try out. On initial inspection it resembles recent Civilization...

The turn of the tides of war

11/13/2017 - 19:21

Oriental Empires uses a turn system not frequently seen recently outside of multiplayer strategy games.  You give your armies movement orders, however they are not conducted until you end your turn.  In some cases this means very little to you...

City Walk

11/13/2017 - 18:46

As with any game of this type, the campaign map only tells half the story, with the city management screen being every bit as important to your success or failure.  The spartan design of the campaign map carries on to the city management screen....

AOC's AGON AG322QCX, a nice mix of features with Freesync

11/13/2017 - 16:48

The AGON sacrifices 4k resolution to provide refresh rates of up to 144Hz; instead the 31.5" curved display offers a 1440p resolution, demonstrating its focus on gaming.  The monitor also includes a QuickSwitch control, a physical keyboard...

Speed Metal on the Desktop

11/13/2017 - 16:33

Desktop Metal's new printer follows the same design process as current 3D metal printing, layers of metal powder, wax and a plastic binding agent are sprayed out by an inkjet-like device.  Upon completion of the print, the item is submerged in a...

Keeping your Threadripper properly watered

11/09/2017 - 17:28

[H]ard|OCP have been working their way through every Threadripper compatible waterblock, the latest model to be tested is Phanteks' Glacier C399A.  The top of the waterblock is clear acrylic, perfect if you plan on adding a little colour to your...

A walrus on virtual rollerskates

11/09/2017 - 15:02

Jamie Hyneman is pitching a project to build prototype VR roller skates; not as a game but as a way to save your shins while using a VR headset.  The design places motorized wheels under your heel and a track under the ball of your foot which will...

What is the best GPU to beat Nazis with?

11/08/2017 - 16:26

Wolfenstein II The New Colossus uses the Vulkan API which could favour AMD's offerings however NVIDIA have vastly improved their support so a win is not guaranteed.  The Guru of 3D tested the three resolutions which most people are interested in...

A disHarmonious sound has arisen from Logitech's customers

11/08/2017 - 14:15

If you own a Logitech Harmony Link and registered it then you already know, but for those who did not receive the email you should know your device will become unusable in March.  According to the information Ars Technica acquired, Logitech have...

More GTX 1070 Ti overclocking

11/07/2017 - 16:21

NVIDIA chose to limit the release of their GTX 1070 Ti to reference cards, all sporting the same clocks regardless of the model.  That does not mean that the manufacturers skimped on the features which help you overclock successfully.  As a...