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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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Not a fan of RGB LEDs? NXZT's Aer F series has you covered!

03/08/2017 - 16:48

The new Aer F series from NZXT offer you the chance to add some colour to your system, without the glow of RGB emanating from your system. They will fit nicely on most radiators as well as being useful as case fans.  The Trims are available in red,...

Two CPUs of plump juicy Ryzens

03/08/2017 - 15:43

With suggested prices of $330 for the Ryzen 1700 and $400 for the 1700X, a lot of users are more curious about the performance of these two chips, especially with some sites reporting almost equal performance when these chips are overclocked.  [H]...

The System Shock Reboot is Unreal

03/08/2017 - 14:32

It was just announced to backers and the public that the System Shock reboot from Nightdive Studios has moved from Unity to Unreal Engine 4 and they have a pre-alpha video that shows off what that will look like.   The reasoning they gave was...

Dropping all the Docks in the bay

03/08/2017 - 13:50

Wave goodbye to your old docks as they sail away thanks to a thunderstorm.  The Register reached out to Dell, HP, Lenovo and ASUS about the rumours that the docking station will be a thing of the past and all but the latter responded.  It seems...

ARMing the Cloud; Qualcomm's Centriq 2400 Platform will power Microsoft Azure instances

03/08/2017 - 13:20

Last December Qualcomm announced plans to launch their Centriq 2400 series of platforms for data centres, demonstrating Apache Spark and Hadoop on Linux as well as a Java demo.  They announced a 48 Core design based on ARM v8 and fabbed with on...

Type A positive; CRYORIG's free conversion kits for AM4

03/07/2017 - 14:50

If you own a CRYORIG cooler, apart from the M9i, you can head to this page to request a free upgrade kit to support AM4 motherboards.  Depending on the cooler you purchased you will need to choose from one of four different kits and CRYORIG will...

Glad it is not Podcast night! Microsoft is not having a good day

03/07/2017 - 14:17

Many users of Hotmail, Outlook and Skype are finding themselves unable to log in to their accounts and some are complaining about access to their XBox accounts.  The problem is being described as an authentication issue, something that users of...

Listen to the colours! Tt eSPORTS Cronos 7.1 headset with RGB

03/06/2017 - 15:30

Yes, it has happened; RGB-itis have spread to gaming headphones and if you are one of the infeected you can grab Thermaltake's Cronos RGB 7.1 Headset to show off your symptoms.  The LEDs on the ear cups support 256 different colours and as a...

Why the world of WiFi is as murky as the HiFi market

03/06/2017 - 14:42

Our own Sebastian Peak has delved into the nightmare world of testing WiFi, specifically MU-MIMO and explained some of the difficulties you encounter when testing wireless networks.  It is now Ars Technica's turn to try to explain why your 2....

HyperX Alloy FPS mechanical keyboard, fit for the ham handed

03/03/2017 - 16:12

The HyperX Alloy FPS is a R LED, no Gs or Bs, but you can cycle through a variety of modes using the Function key which replaces the Windows key on the right side of the keyboard.  The shell is aluminium, strong and light for those who tend to abuse...