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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...

Brushduino toothbrushing aid

02/23/2010, Keeping your set of pearly whites in pristine condition is often a challenge for many people due to their busy lifestyle these days, leading to dentists having some really, really fat bank accounts. Well, here’s an Arduino-based toothbrushing aid...

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 light-up dog hoodie

02/23/2010, Val Head has come up with a DIY light-up dog hoodie for her precious pooch, where it lights up automatically whenever its surroundings are dark enough. Guess the best time to walk your dog then would be just before night time as the sun is about to...

Bird Feeder doubles up as fake speed camera

02/23/2010, Remember those fake speed cameras that are meant to induce some fear of the rule of law in motorists to stop them from speeding? Well, retired police officer Bill Angus does the same thing with a specially modified bird feeder that does its job of keeping...

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,...

MintyBoost enters version 2.0

02/19/2010, Just what is MintyBoost, anyways? Well, it is a stylish method of juicing up your USB-powered device, be it iPods, iPhones, portable media players, cameras and cellphones. A MintyBoost kit costs all of $20 a pop, but you will need to pick up your very own...

Vintage radio turned into iPod dock

02/19/2010, Grant a vintage radio a new lease of life with this instructable which allows you to turn it into something which keeps up with the times – we’re talking about an iPod dock here. After all, most chassis of vintage radios come with solid...

Glove mouse modification

02/19/2010, Just when you thought that a mouse is a mouse, along comes the glove mouse modification thanks to [thetanktheory]. HE basically removed the guts of an ordinary mouse, mounting various parts of it on a glove. This means there is no longer any need to place...

Spokeless bicycle looks cool

02/16/2010, Check out the mechanical engineering class at Yale who have come together in just a single semester, constructing a bicycle that has a spokeless back wheel. As you’ve probably noticed, only the back wheel is spokeless. This was done for several...

Hook Your Motorola Droid To USB Printers In The Future?

02/09/2010, How would you like to be able to hook up a USB printer, or USB flash drive to your Motorola Droid? That’s not possible just yet, but thanks to a couple of folks who were fiddling with the Motorola Droid, it might be possible in the future. With...

Hap.tickle Greeting dress

02/09/2010, Want to let your loved one know how much you love them, that giving them a tickle from time to time shows your affection? That’s what the Hap.tickle Greeting dress designed by Lina Saleem is all about, where it comes with its fair share of ruffles,...

GuruPlug up for pre-order

02/09/2010, The GuruPlug is an all-in-one server that is ready for pre-order if you lack the technical know how as well as wizardry to build one of these for yourself. This next generation SheevaPlug comes with new goodies including a couple of Gigabit Ethernet...