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DIY Web-Shooter To Complement Your Cyclops Ruby Quartz Visor

04/20/2014, An idle mind might be the devil’s workshop, but there are times when idle minds end up as the hotbed of innovation, the “Eureka!” moment, so to speak. Well, for those of you who cannot get enough of modern day CGI that makes it possible for movies...

DIY ‘Cyclops’ Laser Visor Lets You Cosplay As An X-Man

03/27/2014, For those of you who follow who the X-Men are from the universe of Marvel Comics, everyone’s favorite “class monitor”, the goody two-shoes Scott Summers is touted to have a power so great, his optic blasts are supposedly able to level mountains, and...

Gamebuino, The Arduino Handheld Console

03/26/2014, I am quite sure that many of us did play with the Nintendo Game Boy at one time or another during our younger days, and boy, did that little handheld console that could end up leaving quite an impression on our minds. Well, fast forward to today, and here...

Fully Functioning LEGO Keyboard Is The Coolest Thing Ever

03/10/2014, If you’ve ever grown up playing LEGO, well you know everything you create is pretty much limited to your imagination. In fact nowadays LEGO has gotten to the point where there are creations far more impressive than they were back in the day, although...

Toro-bots Help Out In Your Garden Reorganization Effort

02/27/2014, Having a house with a plot of land is a dream for many, but with it, comes stuff like having to prune the garden, water the plants, and making sure that not a single weed grows in there. That could translate to a whole lot of work really, and at times,...

Novena Open Laptop Prototype

01/19/2014, It has been over a year that hardware hacker Bunnie Huang has been collaborating with Sean Cross in order to work on an open laptop. In a nutshell, this open laptop would allow you to start the machine and run majority of the common applications out there...

PiPad The Homemade Tablet

01/15/2014, You know what they say – if you want something done, you have got to do it yourself. Sometimes, you do have the solution to the question that you are asking, and for a certain Michael Castor who figured out that he would not get a tablet simply...

LEGO Car With Plastic Pistons Actually Run

12/18/2013, If you love all things LEGO, then you would definitely be in awe of this invention, which is actually a LEGO car that comes complete with plastic pistons. The magical thing about this LEGO ride is this – it actually runs and can ferry you around,...

DIY Cellphone Is Back Again

11/28/2013, It was last year when we brought you David Mellis’ DIY Cellphone, and it seems that he has been up to more tinkering this time around with yet another DIY cellphone which, from the name itself, you know you are able to make one up with your two hands if...

Hermit House Ought To Appeal To DIY Fans

09/05/2013, Dutch duo Daniel Venneman and Mark van der Net have managed to cobble together what can be described as an open source home kit which would definitely appeal to DIY enthusiasts. Basically, if you are pretty good with your hands and some tools, you are...

Japan-Made ‘Rhinoceros Beetle’ Tank

09/02/2013, There are definitely defining moments in a man’s life where he needs a dream to chase, and building a ‘tank’ could be one of them for those of you who are pretty handy with your hands, and are equipped with the technical know how, of course. It was...

Dad “Hacks” Wheelchair For Kid To Increase Mobility

09/01/2013, Have you read the book, “The 5 Languages of Love?” Different folks express their love to one another differently, some do it via words, others through action, and others through gifts. Well, here is one dad who loves his kid so much, that he actually...

Twittertape Machine Prints Out Tweets

08/26/2013, When the new and the old collide, it is always an interesting affair. What you thought was fashionable during your youth is now loathed upon by your own kids, just like how you felt about your parents’ dressing sense back in their day. Well, sometimes...