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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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Cougar Panzer Max, the case name you just want to shout

03/27/2017 - 14:37

Calling the Cougar Panzer Max a tank is something of an exaggeration but at 266x612x556mm (10.5x24x21.9") it is certainly large and capable of housing even eATX motherboards.  The size also allows up to eight drives to be installed as well as...

Is picking up Bloody's B820R gaming keyboard a bright idea?

03/27/2017 - 13:32

We have seen a handful of Bloody keyboards on the market, with their unique take on switches.  They use an LK Optic Switch as opposed to a mechanical switch, it detects keypresses when an  photosensors detect an interruption in the beam...

Enable Flash for a $5 FedEx coupon?

03/27/2017 - 12:40

FedEx seems to be indicating they are not quite ready for Adobe Flash to go away, by offering certain customers a $5.00 coupon to enable it.  This was likely triggered by the mass migration of browsers from Adobe's much beleaguered media program...

The clean cut Gigabyte GA-AB350-Gaming 3

03/24/2017 - 18:27

The design of the Gigabyte GA-AB350-Gaming 3 is quite spartan, but don't let that fool you as it is heavily infected with RGB-itis.  This brand new AMD motherboard is a hair thinner than your average ATX motherboard, at 305x230mm but that doesn...

Rosewill expands into audio with a pair of earbuds

03/24/2017 - 15:37

Earbuds do not seem as popular as gigantic RGB sporting over the ear headsets, but there are still a few who prefer a more subtle approach to mobile audio.  The Rosewill EX-500 and 700 look similar but hide some differences inside.  The EX-500...

Have a 3D printer? Why not set up a Kinect based 3D scanner to go with it?

03/24/2017 - 13:36

You may have seen a similar project in the past, if not this might be something you should check out.  If you have seen it, the process has matured somewhat and the quality of the imaging has improved.  In addition to the Kinect and a decent PC...

Never mind the Bulldog! Here's the One from Corsair

03/23/2017 - 15:45

Today Corsair announce a family of new pre-built systems, the Corsair One series.  Two of the systems will be available for purchase at your favourite retailers and two will be exclusive to Corsair's web store.  [inline:files/news/2017-03-...

Fragging Frogs VLAN 15 on Saturday April 8 10:00 AM ET, come celebrate 14 years of gaming!

03/23/2017 - 15:16

A long time ago on a website far far away, a brave group of Frogs embarked on a long journey of fun and well ... virtual murderation.   In April of 2003, back when UT2k4 was shiny and new and not retro-gaming the Fragging Frogs held their first...

That's not ominous; so called crimeware installed in 10 industrial plants

03/23/2017 - 12:43

This story at The Register raises more than a few concerns, the first of which being that Dragos, the industrial cybersecurity firm which detected the infection called it crimeware.  This is a lovely term for the media to try to explain why computer...

Swiftech is here to Pump! <clap> you Up!

03/22/2017 - 17:24

Swiftech's MCP655-PWM line is based off of the Laing D5 pump and ships barebones or with a variety of tops, such as the acrylic model sent to TechPowerUp to test.  The pump is rated to move 55 GPM/1250 LPH at 12V, with a head of up to 4m (13...