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Category: DIY + Hacks

R2-D2 Coffee Maker: The Best Part of Waking Up is R2 in Your Cup

R2-D2 Coffee Maker: The Best Part of Waking Up is R2 in Your Cup
As a maintenance droid, R2-D2 is pretty versatile, but I’ve never actually seen him fix a cup of coffee – until now. That’s right, what you’re looking at is what I believe to be the world’s…

Text-Enabled Espresso Machine Prints Your Number on Foam

Text-Enabled Espresso Machine Prints Your Number on Foam
This definitely isn’t your average texting setup, because it allows you to send a text message to remotely tell a coffee machine to start making your coffee. This espresso machine also prints the last three digits…
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Minecraft in Minecraft: The Inevitable Has Occurred

Minecraft in Minecraft: The Inevitable Has Occurred
The last time I posted about a Minecraft map that recreates another videogame I said I couldn’t wait for Minecraft: Minecraft. And now it’s here, albeit with a different name: Mineception. It’s also more primitive than…

Touché Turns Everyday Objects Touch Sensitive, My Mind to a Puddle

Touché Turns Everyday Objects Touch Sensitive, My Mind to a Puddle
Disney’s Research Hub recently presented a new technology that can make a variety of materials touch-sensitive. I wasn’t even aware that Disney had a network of research labs, but after seeing what their team of nerds…

AT-AT PC Casemod is Cooler Than Hoth

AT-AT PC Casemod is Cooler Than Hoth
I was just watching that Family Guy episode where they referred to Imperial Walkers as “robot camels,” and they are so right. Not that it makes AT-ATs any less cool – especially when the AT-AT in…

KegDroid: The Beer Serving Robot!

KegDroid: The Beer Serving Robot!
Life doesn’t get any better than having a robot that serves up some beer. It’s even sweeter when that robot is shaped like Google’s Android mascot. KegDroid dispenses beer through the use of a Xoom tablet…

Motion Sensing Ammunition Dispenser Doles out Bullets Like Bubblegum

Motion Sensing Ammunition Dispenser Doles out Bullets Like Bubblegum
Candy machines are great. They give out candy. Motion sensing candy machines are even better. But when the zombie apocalypse comes one day soon, there are far greater needs than candy. That’s when you will want…

Goliathon Steampunk Nerf Gun Seems to be as Heavy as a Locomotive

Goliathon Steampunk Nerf Gun Seems to be as Heavy as a Locomotive
Built by Professor T. Lemetry, the Goliathon is the result of weaponizing “all the horsepower of a full-size steam locomotive”, resulting in a gun so powerful it can “level a building, down an airship, or turn…

PIP-Boy Prototype Has Practical Functions, Sadly V.A.T.S. Not One of Them

PIP-Boy Prototype Has Practical Functions, Sadly V.A.T.S. Not One of Them
As crude as Fallout‘s post-apocalyptic technology seems, it’s proven quite hard to replicate the game’s PIP-Boy in real life. We’ve seen one prototype that looks exactly like the PIP-Boy 3000, but it appears to have no…

Rage + Steampunk + Laser = Awesome Pistol

Rage + Steampunk + Laser = Awesome Pistol
Handheld weapon maker Patrick Priebe aka AnselmoFanZero is back with another laserrific armament. It’s a revolver with a design inspired by the Settler Pistol from the FPS game Rage, but with less grime and more brass.…

Descriptive Camera Only Prints Text, Proves Pictures Are Not Really Worth a Thousand Words

Descriptive Camera Only Prints Text, Proves Pictures Are Not Really Worth a Thousand Words
A few years ago we featured PhotoSketch (now called Sketch2Photo), a program that can turn sketches with labels into a picture. Here’s something nearly opposite of that: a camera that outputs a text description of the…

Vintage Cameras Make Good Looking iOS Docks

Vintage Cameras Make Good Looking iOS Docks
What can you do with broken or discarded cameras that probably predate your date of birth? Unless they are still functioning, I guess they can make perfectly capable iPhone and iPod docks. Check out these retro…

SNES Arcade Cabinet Loaded with 16-Bit Goodness, No Quarters Required

SNES Arcade Cabinet Loaded with 16-Bit Goodness, No Quarters Required
Fans of the old Super Nintendo Entertainment System will immediately recognize the cartridge in the slot below as that of the classic The Legend of Zelda. But what’s cool about this custom-built arcade cabinet is that…

MIT Students Play Tetris on a Building

MIT Students Play Tetris on a Building
Remember way back when Tetris was first released? We had to play on small TVs. Eventually we were able to play on larger HDTVs, but it turned out that a 60″ flat screen still isn’t big…

Working Tin Can Handset Needs to Be Funded ASAP

Working Tin Can Handset Needs to Be Funded ASAP
It’s not unusual to see kids using tin cans tied with a piece of string as a phone, but if Monkey Wrench Design has its way, you’ll see adults using tin cans to communicate. And not…

Video Game Mini Golf Course Not Just Par for the Course

Video Game Mini Golf Course Not Just Par for the Course
Tom Scott, along with some friends ported some video games like Minecraft, Portal, and The Crystal Maze into a mini-golf game for some extra fun and it looks like an awesome time for all, despite the…
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