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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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Happy Monday, that shiny new graphics card you've been eyeing just got even more expensive

08/28/2017 - 12:31

Just when you thought it was safe to start GPU shopping, with demand from miners dropping off somewhat, the NAND shortage is set to crank up prices again.  First time miners have realize they are not about to become overnight billionaires and the...

Is be quiet's Pure Power 600W PSU a 10?

08/25/2017 - 18:03

Kilowatt class PSUs such as the Seasonic PRIME Platinum which Lee just reviewed are impressive and up to the task of powering the most powerful of systems but for most they are overkill.  For the majority of us, something in a 600W model will be...

Not so smart now are you TV? UK Samsung owners a little peeved

08/25/2017 - 12:16

A number of owners of smart Samsung TVs in Europe have been having a bad August.  A firmware update pushed out by the company has essentially bricked a variety of 50"Ultra HD and 49" 4K displays.  After the update they received a...

A Rival has appeared to challenge the Sensei; check out the newest epsiode in the SteelSeries

08/24/2017 - 13:52

These two mice are very similar, the difference being that the Sensei is ambidextrous and sports slightly smaller side buttons. What makes these mice interesting is the sensor, these are the first mice to feature SteelSeries own TrueMove3 sensor which...

XSPC's plus sized Raystorm leaves no Thread exposed; it's Ripper

08/24/2017 - 12:43

For those convinced that the Threadripper is being held back by poorly endowed partners, [H]ard|OCP received the new XSPC RayStorm which has a cold plate as large as Threadrippers heatspreader.  As you can see from the picture, new habits will need...

It's almost time for the Fragging Frogs VLAN #16

08/23/2017 - 15:37

It is just a few short days until the 16th Fragging Frogs VLAN kicks off.  Saturday, August 26th at 10AM EDT marks the official start, though you are certainly more than welcome to pop onto Teamspeak before then to get in some practice before then....

Coffee Lake in September is a lovely sight

08/23/2017 - 15:02

DigiTimes have broken the news that Coffee Lake powered laptops will be arriving in September.  ASUS and Acer are mentioned by name but you can bet that you will see models released by all major manufacturers.  This upgrade will be a refinement...

HyperX Announces the Cloud Alpha Headset

08/22/2017 - 18:50

HyperX have just announced a new headset, the Cloud Alpha, which will be available for purchase on September 25th for $100.  The headset sports the standard 50mm neodymium magnets that are expected on a gaming headset however the design of the...

Listen to the Void long enough and you become a Pro

08/22/2017 - 16:09

The new Corsair Gaming VOID PRO RGB Wireless 7.1 Gaming Headset is a reasonable $80 and contains a battery which should be good for around 15 hours of usage.  As the headset contains two 50mm neodymium drivers, the 7.1 surround sound is virtual and...

It's good to be making NAND right now, not so good to be buying

08/22/2017 - 13:26

The trend we have seen over 2017 is predicted to continue, with the price of NAND steadily increasing thanks to the limited supply.  Over the first two quarters we have seen prices rise between 3-10% and this trend is expected to continue.  The...