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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 HyperX Cloud Mix has a Bluetooth lining

12/17/2018 - 17:28

HyperX have avoided Bluetooth headsets, citing the latency inherent in the connection, which obviously haven't hurt them as they have been #1 in the US for a few years now.  The Cloud Mix changes this, as it is BlueTooth capable as well as...

Microsoft's honour Surfaces after months of simply flickering

12/17/2018 - 14:45

If you, or someone you know, has had their Surface Pro 4 suffer premature death or performance issues since the firmware update Microsoft provided back in July then The Inquirer has some great news.  The issue might appear as an embedded controller...

... and the Roccat is on the Aim-o, Aim-o, Aim-o

12/13/2018 - 16:43

Roccat's Vulcan 120 Aimo uses low profile Titan mechanical switches, which have a travel distance of 3.6mm and an actuation distance of 1.8mm, compared to a similar Cherry MX switch with 4mm and 2mm respectively.  The Tech Report also found the...

Next season on The Jetsons, Professor X TOPS the list of special guests; and now a word from NVIDIA

12/13/2018 - 14:15

NVIDIA claims their newly announced Jetson AGX Xavier SoC can provide up to 32 trillion operations per second for specific tasks, requiring a mere 10W to do so.  The chips are design for image processing and recognition along with all those other...

Developers! Developers! Developers! ... might just prefer an Ubuntu powered Dell XPS laptop

12/12/2018 - 18:19

Dell have updated their Linux powered XPS Developer's Edition laptop with a Kaby Lake R processor, up to a 2TB PCIe SSD, 4-16GB of RAM and either a 1080p screen or a 4K touchscreen depending on how much you are willing to pay.  Dell included all...

It's like Skyrim ... with guns ... in space ... with a Firefly meets Borderlands feel? The Outer Worlds teaser

12/12/2018 - 15:56

The teaser trailer for The Outer Worlds certainly looks interesting, though one has to wonder in Obsidian may have tried to combine too many different styles into a single game.  On the other hand they are responsible for the best of the first...

A break from your regular Intel briefing

12/12/2018 - 13:37

The majority of today's news will cover Intel's wide range of announcements from their architecture day, with new Optane DIMMs seeking to reduce latency to come close to matching that of DRAM to Foveros chiplets and hints of coming in off the...

MSI's new Z390; Ace in the hole or jumping the shark?

12/11/2018 - 19:19

MSI's MEG was the cream of the crop for Threadripper, even though it carried a significant price.   Now we have a chance to see how this design works on Intel, as MSI have the MEG Z390 ACE for under $300, to pair with a processor such as...

Samsung's new Supremely Suspcious Deal

12/11/2018 - 14:10

It will be a surprise to many that Supreme is a skateboard fashion brand; even more surprised was Supreme, when Samsung announced they were forming some sort of partnership with the company.  It seems that a knock-off version of the New York based...

That's no Zune, it's a FiiO M7

12/10/2018 - 16:51

There are those for whom the idea of listening to audio via a phone is painful to contemplate, as the lack of a dedicated high fidelity DAC will ruin the experience.  They will quite happily drop $200 on something like the FiiO M7 and consider it a...