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Category: Hacks + Mods

Great Ball Contraption is Boring and Mind-Blowing at the Same Time

Great Ball Contraption is Boring and Mind-Blowing at the Same Time
Here’s a nerdy a sub-genre in an already geeky genre: some Lego Mindstorms enthusiasts all over the world love creating Great Ball Contraptions, or GBCs – a large, modular machine that does nothing but transport balls…

Jacket With Turn Signals: Don’T Bike Without It

Jacket With Turn Signals: Don’T Bike Without It
The wonders of Arduino never cease. This time Instructables member Leah Buechley used a Lilypad Arduino microcontroller board to make a jacket with turn signal LEDs, which can be toggled using switches on each of the…
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Openbook: Share Everything With Everyone, Even if You Don’T Want to

Openbook: Share Everything With Everyone, Even if You Don’T Want to
Amidst the controversy surrounding Facebook and privacy issues, Openbook was launched. It’s a search engine that can trawl everything that’s published on Facebook that isn’t private. If you didn’t know about this, then you should most…

Anipov LED Spokes Hack Your Bike Into a Sort of TRON Light Cycle

Anipov LED Spokes Hack Your Bike Into a Sort of TRON Light Cycle
It’s true that if you have though about putting LEDs on your bike, it’s nothing new. However, this new tech from Japan will really light your bike up like none other in the neighborhood. It’s called…

10-Year Old Kid Repairs Cracked iPhone Glass for $22

10-Year Old Kid Repairs Cracked iPhone Glass for $22
When the screen of your iPhone gets cracked, the usual option entails going to an Apple store and shelling out big bucks to get your iPhone repaired. Sure, repair kits are readily available, but how easy…

Electric Car Covers Over 1,000 Km on a Single Charge, Probably Takes a Year to Charge

Electric Car Covers Over 1,000 Km on a Single Charge, Probably Takes a Year to Charge
The civic group Japan EV Club is probably the only group of its kind, because it has taken to shattering its own records. Last month, the electric vehicle enthusiasts drove an electric version of the Daihatsu…

Xcm Cyberbot PS3 Slim Case: Your Console Can See Clearly Now

Xcm Cyberbot PS3 Slim Case: Your Console Can See Clearly Now
XCM’s latest case offers your PS3 slim a complete overhaul which lets you see all the gory innards of your console whenever you feel like it. The XCM Cyberbot case doesn’t just look awesome, it actually…

Stuart Hughes Gold iPad Supreme Edition: Flashy, but No Flash

Stuart Hughes Gold iPad Supreme Edition: Flashy, but No Flash
The Stuart Hughes recipe for success: gadget + gold + diamonds = PROFIT. The latest manifestation of that formula is of course a golden iPad (the 64GB WiFi + 3G model), supposedly made by Stuart’s wife…

IPad + Velcro = Pure Genius

IPad + Velcro = Pure Genius
What happens when you outfit your shiny new iPad with a couple of strips of extra-wide Velcro? You turn Apple’s portable tablet into a wall-mountable hands-free display, that’s what. With strategically-placed strips of the toothy stuff,…

LEGO Pac-Man Arcade Combines Old-School Games and Old-School Toys

LEGO Pac-Man Arcade Combines Old-School Games and Old-School Toys
What could be cooler than playing Pac-Man on an arcade machine that was almost completely made up of LEGOs? Ben Fleskes of Portland, Oregon, built this amazing machine. The only thing is that it probably won’t…

Analog Tetris: Add Some Brawn to Your Video Gaming Life

Analog Tetris: Add Some Brawn to Your Video Gaming Life
It’s true that most video gaming involves sitting in front of some kind of monitor or HDTV, unless you’re playing Wii-Fit or Dance Dance Revolution. In an effort to make video gaming a bit healthier, a…

33% Guitar + 33% Mandolin + 33% Theremin = 100% Awesome

33% Guitar + 33% Mandolin + 33% Theremin = 100% Awesome
The guys over at synthopia hunted up this wondrous electrical musical oddity, and I love it. The Destroyer combines an electric guitar, mandolin and that wonderful outer-spacey-squealy instrument – the theremin – in one compact package.…

See-Thru Tablet: DIY iPad

See-Thru Tablet: DIY iPad
Some modders can really do amazing stuff. Check out this cool tablet PC mod from Chinese modder Pandepig (Google translation). He used a normal 12″ laptop and stuffed it into a clear polycarbonate laptop cover. Then,…

Own the Ultimate Wii Luggable

Own the Ultimate Wii Luggable
This cool portable luggable Nintendo Wii mod can now be yours – assuming you win the auction. The DIY Wii portable features a built-in 7-inch 16:9 LCD screen, and an integrated GameCube style controller. The modder…

Touchscreen Knob Concept is Turning a Lot of Heads

Touchscreen Knob Concept is Turning a Lot of Heads
In general, devices with touchscreens are intuitive, but not always convenient. Sometimes there’s just no substitute for an actual physical interface. For example, the possible motions for rotation on a touchscreen are awkward, whereas if you…

Android-Winmo-Iphoneos Guitar: What Happens When the Phone Rings?

Android-Winmo-Iphoneos Guitar: What Happens When the Phone Rings?
This crazy looking contraption isn’t just a bunch of smartphones, it’s a musical instrument. Made for a presentation at MobileCampBrussels, the Phone Guitar is made out of five smartphones (actually there’s an iPod Touch standing in…
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