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Custom-made wireless mice are nice to look at

06/03/2011, Are you any good at tinkering around with old and unwanted pieces of electronics? If the answer is in the affirmative, then you would most probably be interested in Aaron Ristau who has made a name for himself over at MAKE, taking wireless mice and...

LEGO Ukulele is fully playable

05/27/2011, When it comes to LEGO, clearly one’s imagination (and the kinds of bricks that you have) are more or less the only limitations to what you can create. What you see above is a LEGO Ukulele, and the even more amazing thing is this – it is fully...

Game Boy camera can now capture video

05/26/2011, The Game Boy camera that you see above is certainly one hardy piece of electronics – who would have thought that in the day and age of PS3s and Xbox 360s, you would find such an old school product being featured? The black and white images that it...

Video Game Urinal that actually flushes

05/20/2011, Now this is one interesting DIY project that you might want to look into if you feel that you have some extra time to spare this weekend, and so much the better if you’re a video game geek. The name itself, the Video Game Urinal, is...

Bods Mods’ TRON Lightcycle PC is the bee’s knees

05/19/2011, Some say that PC case modding is a form of art, and if you were sitting on the fence requiring more concrete evidence, then surely even the TRON Lightcycle PC from Bods Mods is capable of swaying your mind. This is not a street legal version of the...

Gatling slingshot makes your kid the toast of the neighborhood

04/26/2011, It can be said that Jörg Sprave is one hugely talented man – after all, he was the one who came up with the rather wonderful machete slingshot, and has now set his sights on a gatling slingshot which on paper, is able to fire away up to 960 rounds...

SNES controller turns Android phone into a gaming machine

04/22/2011, If you want an Android phone with physical buttons for gaming, you can opt to purchase a phone with a slide-out QWERTY keyboard or a Sony Ericsson Xperia Play. But if you like your current Android phone and you feel that there isn’t a need to...

Honey, I Shrunk The Crossbow

04/21/2011, When we talk about miniaturization, more often than not we apply that to the world of consumer electronics. After all, take a nice, good look at the cell phone – how has it shrunk over the years, starting from a handset that was large and heavy...

iPhone radiation dock – yet another Japan-inspired device

04/19/2011, We’ve seen the DIY Arduino Geiger counter yesterday, but here is yet another Japan-inspired device, an iPhone radiation dock. This is part of the efforts involved to cleverly leverage the use of technology in order to help Japan with their ongoing...

Steam game mod thieves caught in the act

04/13/2011, If you’re a huge Half Life fan and have played the FPS in its entirety, sequels and all, then you will definitely have heard of Garry Newman as he has long been known as that famous Half Life 2 modder. Garry managed to set up a system that is able...

Motorola XOOM transformed into a phone

04/07/2011, It was only a matter of time before some enterprising person took the Android-powered Motorola XOOM tablet and turn it into a phone. While it might be one of the more powerful Android tablets at point of publishing, a decent Android smartphone is also...

Nintendo 64 goes portable in mod

04/06/2011, The Nintendo 64 is the last home console for Nintendo that relied on cartridges while the rest of its rivals have already moved on to CDs and DVDs, but that doesn’t mean it is a loser in any way. No sir, the games that came out for it might be fewer...

Custom Tron Light Cycle Board Game

04/06/2011, Can’t get enough of all things Tron? Well, Brett King must have had a little bit more extra time on this hands to come up with the Custom Tron Light Cycle Board Game and Playset. Of course, here’s what the man has to say about his pet project...