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Element Commune Lego mech

03/11/2010, Tyler Clites, otherwise known as Legohaulic, has managed to piece together what he calls the Element Commune – a Lego mech that can walk around as though it has a mind of its own. This amazing feat certainly sends goosebumps down one’s spine...

Dell Mini 10v hacked with touchscreen display

03/10/2010, Check out this Dell Mini 10v that has been hacked to include a touchscreen display instead of the regular one, giving you access to its icons with but a single tap instead of double clicking. Using an $85 kit from Hoda, it is unfortunate that none of the...

Verayo Touts Unclonable RFID Chips

03/08/2010, When a security company comes out and announces that its next-generation RFID ICs are unclonable, you can be sure that the company will attract a lot of attention, though the question is whether the attention is the desired type (potential customers), or...

Crazy Mouse mod is a hoot

03/05/2010, What you see in the YouTube video above will definitely tickle you, as it is one mouse that works otherwise. Why do we say so? Well, it will apparently move away in an attempt to escape the clutches of your hand as you try to grab it. This is made...

Flying Hovercraft set to take to the skies

03/03/2010, The Flying Hovercraft seems to be something pulled from the pages of the future, but it is very real right here and now. Thanks to Rudy Heeman of Nelson, New Zealand, this hovercraft is capable of flight and can function equally well either on water or on...

Automatic Telephone Recorder

03/03/2010, Those who love to follow James Bond and his ilk might want to check out the Automatic Telephone Recorder which is capable of recording immediately the moment one picks up the handset, with a computer doing the actual recording which is triggered by the...

Wii turned into laptop casemod

03/01/2010, OMGPedoBear (what a nick) is pretty talented to come up with a portable Wii laptop casemod, where the entire project took him three months to complete. Created from expanded PVC sheets, he placed a 17″ LCD monitor in the lid while games are loaded...

HP Mini 311 BIOS has been hacked

03/01/2010, The day has finally arrived – the BIOS of the HP Mini 311 has been hacked, where some of the added functionality now includes the ability to unlink FSB and memory frequencies, letting one set those frequencies independently in the BIOS. Apart from...

LED Wave Display

02/25/2010, Csaba Bleuer’s latest DIY invention would be the LED Wave Display which will display text in mid-air simply by waving it back and forth. This is somewhat reminiscent of the Fan Motor Spinning LED Display, where the spinning display inspired this...

Billie Jean LED Light-Up Disco Shoes

02/23/2010, Chances are the first time you laid your eyes on Michael Jackson and his cool pair of shoes in the Billie Jean video, you were wondering what kind of magic this man possessed. Well, why not settle for the DIY Billie Jean LED Light-Up Disco Shoes? These...

Shirt detects cellphones

02/23/2010, Check out this unique shirt which is capable of detecting a cellphone that rings, making it perfect for settings where you put the phone on silent or vibrating mode, and yet need to attend to the call urgently. Operas would be a good example as there is...

Digital picture frame hacked

02/23/2010, Mr C Camacho decided to turn an inexpensive digital picture frame into a kind of e-book reader, thanks to his adeptness with a Python script which results in the ability for this hacked device to process books as well as create images of the pages. All...

DIY Gentle Wake Up Alarm Clock

02/21/2010, Michiel Spithoven knows that there are some people out there who generally hate being awakened rudely, which is why he came up with the DIY Gentle Wake Up Alarm Clock that allows one to be nudged awake without a loud jolt. For those who can’t be...

Vacuum gloves makes climbing buildings a snap

02/21/2010, Check out Jem Stansfiled with his latest invention – suction gloves that are made from ordinary vacuum cleaners. The household appliances’ motors have been modified into huge sucker pads that helps one cling on to buildings and other smooth,...