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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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Kingston's DCP1000 NVMe PCIe SSD; fast and outside most people's budgets just like a race car

06/12/2017 - 15:42

The Kingston DCP1000 NVMe PCIe SSD comes in 800GB, 1.6TB, and 3.2TB though as it is an Enterprise class drive even the smallest size will cost you over $1000.  Even with a price beyond the budget of almost all enthusiasts it is interesting to see...

Huawei grows its product line, meet the MateBook series

06/12/2017 - 13:16

Huawei mobile phones are growing in popularity in North America, with products available on Amazon and brick and mortar stores as well.  They have now expanded their product lineup to include 13" laptops, the MateBook X and the MateBook D....

Just a little more Computex in the cache; check out what Adata is up to

06/12/2017 - 12:19

Adata had a flashy booth at Computex, focusing on their upcoming storage and memory products which The Tech Report spent some time at.  They had quite a lineup to show off, a pair of Enterprise class NVMe M.2 drives, the IM2P33E8 powered by Silicon...

Putting the Ryzen 5 to work

06/09/2017 - 15:02

The Tech Report previously tested the gaming prowess of AMD's new processor family and are now delving into the performance of productivity software on Ryzen.  Many users who are shopping for a Ryzen will be using it for a variety of non-gaming...

Windows 10 S ... the S could stand for secure

06/09/2017 - 14:29

Microsoft recently pointed out that their new lite version of Windows 10 for students, Windows 10 S, is completely immune to all known malware.  This does make sense, the OS is simply unable to install anything that is not from the Windows Store,...

Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.6.1 - Prey and DiRT 4

06/08/2017 - 17:26

In the very near future AMD will be releasing an updated driver, focused on improving performance in Prey and DiRT 4.  [inline:files/news/2017-06-08/index.jpg] For DiRT 4 it will enable a Multi GPU profile and up to 30% performance improvement when...

AI to the rescue? Microsoft assimilates the security company Hexadite

06/08/2017 - 12:42

If you have never heard of Hexadite you are not alone, the online security company was formed in 2014, headquartered in Boston but based in Tel-Aviv.  As it was just purchased by Microsoft for around $100 million so they can integrate Hexadite's...

Roccat's newest Kone, the EMP gaming mouse

06/07/2017 - 15:57

Roccat;s new Kone EMP shares some attributes with earlier members of the Kone lineup, specifically the Owl-Eye optical sensor based on PixArt’s PWM 3361DM, which can be set at up to 12000dpi and the SWARM software suite to program the mouse. ...

A chat with Paradox on sequels and expansions

06/07/2017 - 13:21

Paradox is well named as it has a very different philosophy from the rest of the industry about how to treat games after they have been released.  It is becoming quite common for developers to already be working on a sequel to a game that they have...

Coming as a shock to no one, Wannacry can exploit Windows 10

06/07/2017 - 12:42

If you have an unpatched Windows installation you are vulnerable to the SMBv1 exploit, except perhaps if you are still on WinXP in which case your machine is more likely to crash than to start encrypting. Do yourself a favour and head to Microsoft to...