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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.

Nov 12 2018

World’s largest Plasma screen will be able to display a Full scale adult.

Panasonic are set to unveil their latest Full Fat Plasma screen, measuring a whopping 150 inches - which is about two meters by 3.5 meters, which is big enough to display a full-scale adult.

Nov 11 2018

No more Netscape for 2008

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What a shame, after Feb 2008, the Browser that was once the most popular, will no longer be supported. Some blame AOL for the lack of support after the buy out in ‘98. Others blame Microsoft’s unfair competition by shipping IE with their OS.

Whatever the reason, AOL has finally decided to ‘pull the plug’

Nov 11 2018

Cheapest Wii

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It seems that finding a cheap Wii before Christmas is getting a harder and harder task as the big day looms, some on Ebay reaching the dizzy heights of £270, but fear not:

A massive on-line retailer has produced a whole wad more of them from ’somewhere’ and for the lowly price of £180 delivered.

UPDATE: Since writing this article, a little over 10 minutes ago, Amazon seem to have had a change of heart and upped the price from £180 to £257!!

Nov 10 2018

Fastest EVER Aston Martin

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These are the first pictures of the 600bhp Aston Martin V12 Vantage RS concept – the company’s fastest ever car. The Aston Martin Vantage RS is based on the baby V8 Vantage but gets a tuned V12 engine from the DBS – with power upped from 510bhp to 600bhp.

This means the fastest accelerating Aston Martin ever rockets from 0-62mph (100kph) in four seconds and can cover 0-100mph in 8.5 seconds.

Nov 10 2018

World’s thinnest Television screens, not LCD but OLED

Brighter, Crisper and more efficient than current LCD screens, OLED displays are only 3mm deep.

Nov 09 2018

Largest LCD TV - 108 inch Sharp AQUOS

Sharp features the world’s largest LCD TV, the 108 inch AQUOS. Sharp officials said they want to show that LCD panels can be competitive with plasma and projection TV in the larger high-definition sizes.

Nov 09 2018

Employee sold 8.4 million user records

William Gary Sullivan, a database administrator pleaded guilty to stealing 8.4 million consumer records from a credit checking firm in Florida. A court heard he earned £280,000 ($580,000) by selling the data to direct marketing companies.

Legal documents show that William Gary Sullivan was employed as a senior database administrator at a consumer reporting agency called Certegy, which provides a service to help retailers decide whether or not to accept cheques as payment for goods and services.