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Man Mods His Nintendo Switch, Turns It Into A Nintendo Switch XL

03/05/2018, As far as portable gaming consoles go, the Nintendo Switch is pretty decently sized. Sure, it isn’t as portable compared to the 3DS, but if you’re someone who carries a bag with them on the go, then it’s not an issue. However it seems that not...

Bang & Olufsen Wants To Turn Your Normal Speakers Into Smart Ones

02/18/2018, These days smart speakers are on the rise, but given that the tech is still somewhat new, your options are limited. In fact for some, such as audiophiles, this might present a problem because a lot of audiophile-grade speakers and audio equipment...

Modder Upgrades Nerf Rival Minigun To Fire 20 Rounds A Second

01/15/2018, While Nerf guns are clearly aimed at youngsters, it’s safe to say that the series of toys also has its fans amongst adults who are more interested in the possibilities that come with modding the toys. We’ve seen quite a few insane mods, but we reckon...


DIY Mechanical LEGO Keyboard Is All Kinds Of Awesome

12/10/2017, In case you didn’t know, there is actually a very enthusiastic mechanical keyboard community, where users swap ideas on how to mod their mechanical keyboards to create some pretty unique designs. Recently YouTuber JK Brickworks uploaded a video showing...

The iPhone 7 Gets A DIY Headphone Jack

09/08/2017, One of the “courageous” things Apple did when they introduced the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus was remove the headphone jack. However it did inconvenience quite a lot of users who might not have been so ready to cut the cord, but it seems that it did not stop...

It Looks Like Intel Is Giving Up On Competing With Raspberry Pi

06/20/2017, Thanks to inventions like Raspberry Pi, it has become considerably easier for DIY tinkerers to come up with their own computing solutions and gadgets. Granted sometimes it doesn’t have the same polished look or feel as a finished product put out by a...

Man Builds iPhone 6s Using Parts Bought In China

04/12/2017, In the past we have gotten hints at what kind of features Apple’s iPhones could get based on leaked photos of components that are sometimes posted by companies that deal with spare parts. Sometimes these companies would even sell you said components,...

Zelda Fan Creates Ocarina-Controlled Home Automation System

03/21/2017, If you’ve ever played The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, you know exactly how important and central the ocarina is to Link, and how it more or less controls a lot of aspects in the game. Now wouldn’t it be awesome if you had your own ocarina that...

Netflix Wants To Be Your Workout Buddy

03/01/2017, When you think of Netflix, you might think of getting all cozy on your couch, grabbing some snacks and drinks, and binge-watch your favorite TV series. All of this sounds fun, but hardly healthy, but Netflix wants to change that perception by wanting to...

Etsy Launches New ‘Etsy Studio’ For Craft Supplies

02/14/2017, Many of you guys are probably familiar with Etsy, the online shopping platform that is geared more towards shoppers and sellers who are interested in handcrafted items and art. However it seems that the company has decided to branch out and have announced...

Mother Of Four Builds Family Home By Watching YouTube Tutorials

01/17/2017, Thanks to YouTube, finding video tutorials for all sorts of things has become a piece of cake. Whether you want to learn how to dance, how to cook, how to paint a mural, learn how to beatbox and so on, there’s a good chance you’ll be able to find...

Enermax Unveils Computer Case Fans That Clean Themselves

09/19/2016, When building your own PC, as fun as it is to pick out the CPU, GPU, chassis, monitor, keyboard, and etc., there is one important function that you need to pay attention to, and that is cooling. There are a couple of cooling options available out there,...