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Apple Extended Keyboard Runs With A Raspberry Pi B+ Heart

12/15/2014, The Raspberry Pi has seen its fair share of hacks in the past, including that of a baby monitor, but here we are with yet another one that ought to bridge the gap between the old and the new. How about making use of one of the more notable keyboards of...

DIY $7 Qi Charger

12/14/2014, Now here is something that you might want to skip on when as a DIY project, unless you have the cojones to go ahead with it. A Redditor who carries the moniker PAY_CLOSE_ATTENTION has put up a fair number of photos of what has been described to be a “$7...

Glow In The Dark Harry Potter Experience

12/11/2014, I must say, the human imagination is certainly one that trumps many adversities along the way, and many a time, it has overcome the seemingly impossible. There are moments, however, that does lead one to think – how the heck did I not figure that...

ArtTICam Transforms Calculator Into A Selfie Camera

12/01/2014, While the sales of selfie sticks over in South Korea might actually land you in jail as well as being slapped by a hefty fine, here is one particular device that might help you out, although it will require a fair number of geeky items in tow to make it...

NES Power Glove Controls Full Body Rave Suit

10/01/2014, Now here is something that all of your DIY fans might want to look into – the NES Power Glove. Originally released a quarter of a century ago, this has proven to be one of the major hardware failures by Nintendo, having achieved just about ridicule...

Xboox One Is A Neat Looking Xbox One “Laptop”

09/14/2014, While portable gaming more often than not involves the likes of the Nintendo 3DS as well as the Sony PSP Vita, there have been attempts in the past to deliver a portable home console – such as the Xbox 360 Slim Laptop and the Xbox 360 Elite. Well,...

Couch Gets The Motorized Treatment

09/04/2014, Are all couches created equal? Apparently not, although it can be pretty difficult to tell right from the get go with this particular iteration. This particular couch so happens to be an innovation that will introduce an entire new dimension to the term...

3D Printed Mac Pi Is Worth Checking Out

08/27/2014, While I am quite sure that many of us have come up with our very own computer building projects in the past, how many of us have actually thought about printing a computer that we can call our own? Enter the 3D Printed Mac Pi, where this unique 3D...

Lego Cyborg Arm Is One Of The Cooler Creations To Date

08/11/2014, When it comes to Lego, you know for sure that this bricked educational toy has educated generations of children over the years, letting them explore the creative parts of their minds to be designers and leaders of tomorrow. However, once in a while, a...

TMNT Party Wagon Hosts A NES Within

08/11/2014, Now that the latest instalment of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TMNT) has hit the silver screen, topping the box office chart over the weekend, are you first timers to the TMNT world interested in checking out just what the original TMNT delivered?...

Awesome Dad Builds Rocket Themed Playroom

08/03/2014, DIY enthusiasts who also wear the hat of being a father, perhaps it is time to have your ego challenged. Or tickled, depending on which end of the awesome scale that you reside on. Basically, Jeff Highsmith, has raised the bar so high, average DIY fathers...

R2-D2 Lives In Modified Honda Element

07/08/2014, No, everyone’s favorite astromech droid, R2-D2, is not living on some planet away from our solar system with a member of the Skywalker family (just how long is the shelf life for droids anyways?), but actually, hiding right here on earth among us humans...

Robot Giraffe Drops By The White House

06/18/2014, I am not quite sure about you, but not any Tom, Dick and Harry are able to simply waltz onto the grounds of the White House without prior security clearance. How about robots, or in particular, a robotic giraffe? What you see above happens to be the...

Boeing 727 Transformed Into A Home

06/11/2014, Have wings, will travel. However, what happens when that pair of wings have been grounded due to obsolescence? Bruce Campbell is one such engineer who is based outside of Portland, Oregon, having transformed a retired Boeing 727 commercial airliner into a...