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DIY cameraphone macro lens

08/25/2009, Want to add in a macro lens to your new cameraphone while using existing materials? That can easily be done as long as you have an old DVD player. Disassemble that and take out its lens, followed by making a lens holder out of ordinary cardboard. Place...

Nintendo bartop cabinet

08/24/2009, Can’t get enough Nintendo in your life? Here’s a step-by-step process for you to come up with your very impressive (and very own) Nintendo bartop cabinet. You will have to invest in a couple of cases of Diet Coke before you get started though,...

Nintendo SNES Portable

08/14/2009, Check out this DIY mod that will definitely move you to ask, “How much?” The Nintendo SNES Portable will see Nintendo’s SNES console outfitted with buttons from a discarded (but working) PSOne controller alongside a really detailed...

DualShock 2 functions with PSP

08/13/2009, There is nothing quite like having a little DIY project to keep you occupied, and this one is surely pretty challenging, where it requires a DualShock 2 controller to hook up to a PSP, allowing you to control that portable console from a distance (or at...

Palm Pre tether hack

08/03/2009, Folks who want to turn their Palm Pre into a Wi-Fi router can now do so by installing this free application known as My Tether. Two versions are currently available – version 2.0 will cost $10 and comes with an easy installer, while version 1.5...

iPhone and other phones could be hacked via SMS

07/30/2009, At the Black Hat conference in Las Vegas, Charlie Miller and Collin Mulliner will present their findings about a possible SMS vulnerability present on many platforms, including the iPhone, Android and Windows Mobile. Apparently, most of the SMS...

Dell Mini 9 Gets Fingerprint Scanner

06/18/2009, How many of you out there make sure you can access your private documents only when your identity has been confirmed by a fingerprint scanner on the notebook? For folks who’ve always wanted to do that but can’t due to hardware limitations on...