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DIY Alien costume with motorized tongue

10/25/2009, Halloween’s just a few more days away, so if you want to make sure your kid will have the coolest costume in town, you might do well to pay attention to this DIY Alien costume that comes complete with a motorized tongue – minus the slime and...

DIY MIDI Footpedal Saves You Money

10/25/2009, Want to make your own MIDI footpedal? The task might seem daunting at first, but you can take heart, as Marc Fischer has successfully built his own DIY MIDI footpedal, made form a pocket-sized MIDI keyboard, and a few blocks of wood. It’s always...

Eee PC 1000HE modded with sound reactive LED

10/21/2009, Want to spruce up your Eee PC 1000HE? How about a little bit of DIY knowledge by hooking it up with an LED that will pulse to the beat of the music you’re currently playing? Practical issues aside, this is one mod that will surely get you into a...

Dance floor lights controlled via iPod accelerometer

10/21/2009, John Boiles, the brain behind the iPod-controlled RC car, is back with a new invention that relies on the accelerometer within the iPod which is well capable of controlling dance floor lights. Sounds like (no pun intended) something worth checking out if...

PS3 Slim crammed into laptop

10/20/2009, Ben Heck has turned the PS3 Slim into something different, with a 17″ Gateway 1775W display as its chassis. This on-the-go “gaming laptop” comes with enough storage space for a power cord, a front slot loading Blu-ray drive for you to...

NES controller flash drive

10/12/2009, ProtoDojo is the genius behind this NES controller flash drive that is not only able to tote around your favorite content everywhere you go, it also comes equipped with an ingenious security measure that requires one to be a true NES veteran in order to...

PSP Slim overcomes the Go

10/06/2009, This modded PSP Slim by JoblessPunk DESIGNS manages to be all the PSP Go should have been, and more. It comes with dual knobs which is what many people have been clamoring for all this while, a second USB port that can be used for charging, a built-in...

Russian case mod features living room inside

10/04/2009, This is one whacked out case mod, where you will find pieces of furniture that would make for a cosy living room within in intricate detail, including a vase, flowers, newspaper and even a gumball machine. The brain (and hands) behind this must have had...

Dreamcast controller iPhone dock

10/02/2009, Ben Heck might be the undisputed king of mods in the world of video gaming, but that doesn’t mean other people don’t have talent, either. Jay Hauf decided to turn his old Sega Dreamcast controller into a docking station for the iPhone,...

Ben Heck PS3 Slim notebook

10/02/2009, Ben Heck shows off his technological wizardry yet again with a new creation – the PS3 Slim that comes in the form of a notebook. What he did was to take a 1,280 x 720 resolution 17″ notebook display and hook it up to a front-loading Blu-ray...

Batmobile replica looks sweet

10/01/2009, Check out this full sized Batmobile replica that is definitely a labor of love, although it won’t epitomize the particular word. Still, let us not take away any credit this deserves since it has a 1973 Lincoln Continental as its base, taking more...

DIY Word Clock

09/29/2009, MAKE subscriber Doug saw the word clock some time ago and decided he has the technical know how of coming up with his own version, which he succeeded as seen here. The front panel was built using an etched PCB, which translates to not requiring a laser...

Lego Star Wars USB memory sticks

09/28/2009, You can’t really go wrong with Lego, and the same can be said for Star Wars, hence resulting in the birth of the Lego Star Wars USB memory sticks in our galaxy. This is made possible thanks to an avid fan of both genres, putting his creative juices...

KipKay alarm clock guaranteed to wake the dead

09/25/2009, No, we’re not talking about end time rapture here, but basically for the fact that KipKay’s latest alarm clock is more or less guaranteed to get you out of bed regardless of how little sleep you have had. This is made possible thanks to its...