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Jeremy Hellstrom
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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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Not everyone will be allowed to make fruit preserves; an interview with Blackberry

10/06/2016 - 12:36

The Register sat down with Alex Thurber, a BlackBerry senior VP, to discuss the companies plans to license their particular flavour of Android to other phone manufacturers. Thurbur has worked at Cisco, McAfee after Intel's purchase of the...

Kaby Lake support is official, ASUS releases UEFI updates their LGA 1151 boards

10/05/2016 - 18:50

ASUS is releasing UEFI updates for 87 LGA 1151 motherboard models which will add support for Intel's Kaby Lake processors.  They have a table listing all models and UEFI versions which you should update to in order to get full support for the...

Know someone who uses the Johnson & Johnson Animas OneTouch Ping insulin pump?

10/05/2016 - 12:43

The good news about this hack is that you would need good timing and physical proximity to the wireless remote which instructs the pump to administer insulin; the bad news is that this is all that is needed and it could result in the death or...

Buy an EVGA GeForce GTX 10 Series - Get EVGA PowerLink FREE

10/04/2016 - 17:45

EVGA sent along a newsletter which is worth mentioning as there are a few good deals to be had, even if you have already picked up one of their cards.  Anyone who recently bought a Pascal based EVGA card or is planning to in the near future can get...

There's your RGB cooler, the Enermax ETS-T50 Axe

10/04/2016 - 16:02

We finally really did it. You Maniacs! The new heatsink from Enermax has, among other things, "Circular-type LEDs" to allow you to make your cooler glow in variety of colours.  It is a bit smaller than the big towers, 135x65x160mm and 860g...

Meet the three flavours of Server 2016

10/04/2016 - 14:29

Ars Technica have put together an overview of the new Windows Server, three pages which broadly cover the new features you will find.  As has often been discussed there will be three ways of installing the new Server OS, the familiar Desktop...


10/03/2016 - 18:54

Sapphire's 8GB NITRO+ Radeon RX 480 is overclocked to 1342 MHz out of the box, the 1306MHz model is only a tiny bit less expensive so double check your card when ordering.  Their Dual-X Cooling is unique looking and allows greater control over...


10/03/2016 - 18:32

The High End will also feature Pascal, specifically a GTX 1070 from Gigabyte with a Boost Clock of 1822 MHz in OC Mode.  The WINDFORCE 3X cooler will operate more quietly than a Founders Edition and should offer a little more headroom for the...

Business on the front and back end, Kingston's SSDNow KC400 series

10/03/2016 - 17:03

Kitguru has another Phison PS3110-S10 based SSD up for review, the Kingston SSDNow KC400 512GB SATA SSD.  This drive is heavily packaged compared to others, with sixteen 32GB 15nm MLC NAND packages and a 256MB DDR3L-1600 paired with the eight...

Kingston's affordable HyperX Cloud Stinger gaming headset

10/03/2016 - 15:17

Kingston have updated their line of gaming headsets with the new HyperX Cloud Stinger, available already for ~$50.  This makes them attractive for those who do not often use a gaming headset but might want one around just in case.  The low...