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Articles and Reviews from Voodish

Welcome to our Articles section, we try and update this section at least twice weekly, so check back regularly for the most up to date info. Our sections include Future of Computing, Internet Tools, Tea Break and Web Development.

Apr 01 2019

Next-generation ‘Toys’ to read brain waves!

Measures Brain Waves

What was once Science Fiction twenty years ago is becoming much more of a reality in today’s intensely face paced arena of modern technology.
Take this, the gaming industry are now working with brain wave-reading technology! The technology could help paralysed people to “move” in virtual reality. Engineers at NeuroSky Inc. have big plans for brain wave-reading toys and video games.

Apr 01 2019

Apple admits laptop battery issue

Apple Logo

 

Apple has said that “some batteries” in its range of MacBook and MacBook Pro laptops have “performance issues”. The company has issued a software update to fix the issue and has offered to replace defective batteries.

“The factors causing the performance issues do not present a safety risk. You may continue to use your current battery,” the company said. Reports of problems, including swollen batteries, have been circulating since the laptops were launched in 2006.

Mar 31 2019

The Algorithm Apparently Killed Jeeves

By SEO’Brien

Ask launched a strange nationwide campaign not long ago with cryptic billboards that raise more questions than supporting the brand. The first appeared weeks ago with only what looked like a blue button and the quote “The algorithm killed Jeeves”

Mar 31 2019

Could this be better than del.icio.us?

MyStickies

A web-based application that gives you the ability to put a sticky note on any web page your browser can visit. MyStickies allows you to place little yellow squares of digital paper anywhere and everywhere you feel like.

Along with the ability to put sticky notes on webpages mystickies offers a powerful interface to browse, search, sort, edit and share.

Mar 30 2019

Digg List Code

Digg List

If you’re like us and are always checking the front page of DIGG for the latest articles and don’t always have time for offsite / off program feeds, this neat piece of code creates a catalogue of the Latest Links from DIGG and displays them in a neat list on your Blog, CMS or Static site.

Mar 30 2019

Outstanding Badminton Rally

Shuttle

Our 1st Tea-break video for you to enjoy.
Having recently helped to win the Gibson Plate for Abergele Badminton club (North Wales, U.K). Badminton has been on my mind a lot recently, so here’s a truly outstanding Badminton video, which shows a seemingly endless Mixed rally. How these guys develop so much power, yet are agile enough to reach impossible shots, is truly amazing… all to do with foot work they say :)

Mar 29 2019

Mouse brain simulated on Super Computer

Mouse Brain Simulation

US researchers have simulated half a virtual mouse brain on a supercomputer.
The scientists ran a “cortical simulator” that was as big and as complex as half of a mouse brain on the BlueGene L supercomputer. In other smaller simulations the researchers say they have seen characteristics of thought patterns observed in real mouse brains.