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Category: Hacks + Mods

Gaming on the Nintendo Ds, Samurai Style

Gaming on the Nintendo Ds, Samurai Style
This video is quite old in Internet time, but now that the Wii, Xbox 360 and the PS3 are all fighting the motion gaming war, it’s only apt to showcase YouTube user blaues01’s motion gaming hack…
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Kinect Nintendo Controller Hack – Kinectendo!

Kinect Nintendo Controller Hack – Kinectendo!
Kinect hacker Yankeyan is at it again. Last time, he made a lightsaber with his Kinect. This time, he’s playing Super Mario Bros. – as Mario. By taking his physical movements and converting them into running…
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Typewriter Waffle Maker Types 1 W(Affle) Per Minute

Typewriter Waffle Maker Types 1 W(Affle) Per Minute
This waffle maker fashioned out of an old typewriter is full of win. Chris Dimino took an old Smith-Corona Coronamatic typewriter and replaced the keys with a fully-functional waffle iron. I love how the waffles look…
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Lamp Made Out of Keyboard Parts: Qwertylight

Lamp Made Out of Keyboard Parts: Qwertylight
Nolan Herbut’s lamp design is made out of keyboards. He meticulously created the fixture by rearranging all of parts of keys that he found from unwanted keyboards and wrapping the whole thing up. The light that…
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Wii Balance Board Used in Segway-Like Ride for Babies

Wii Balance Board Used in Segway-Like Ride for Babies
As if babies weren’t troublesome enough, what with their crying and putting things-in-their-mouth abilities, a team of researchers from Ithaca College in New York have built a ride that even babies as young as 7 months…
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Hack Your Camera to Add Time-Lapse Functionality

Hack Your Camera to Add Time-Lapse Functionality
Do you ever wish that your point-and-shoot camera had a few more high-end features? For most people a simple point-and-shoot camera is perfect. They’re small, take good pictures and can be relatively inexpensive. Unfortunately, there are…
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Microsoft Kinect Hacked Into Computer Gesture Interface

Microsoft Kinect Hacked Into Computer Gesture Interface
I’ve been thinking about computer interfaces for a while, and I was pleasantly surprised that Microsoft is embracing the hacking of the Kinect, instead of shunning it. The latest hack includes using the Kinect as an…
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Kinect Hacked to Control Pr2 Robot by Willow Garage

Kinect Hacked to Control Pr2 Robot by Willow Garage
Hacks of the Microsoft Kinect are just flooding in now that the device is in the hands of geeks everywhere. I bet Microsoft never thought people would be using the Kinect for anything other than gaming…
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Star Trek-Themed Home Automation Center: Bridge to Geeks, Energize!

Star Trek-Themed Home Automation Center: Bridge to Geeks, Energize!
Are you planning on spending a couple of grand on installing home automation systems in your house? Then you should most definitely look at these cool Star Trek-themed screens and interfaces that were recently created by…
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DIY Laser-Guided Slingshot

DIY Laser-Guided Slingshot
When it comes to high-tech weaponry, slingshots aren’t exactly very high on the list. When it comes down to it, most slingshots are made from a frame, a couple pieces of rubber and a small bit…
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Kinect Hack Du Jour: Body Morphin’

Kinect Hack Du Jour: Body Morphin’
It seems as if the hacking possibilities for the Xbox 360 Kinect just keep expanding. Today’s hack? How about a way to map your body into a real-time 3D image, then distort it.…
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Jenga Pistol: Block Rockin’ Beast

Jenga Pistol: Block Rockin’ Beast
Next time you decide to whip out your Donkey Kong Jenga set, you might want to make sure you’re not playing against the guy with this new game-changer. It’s a special “pistol” designed to easily remove…
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R/C Squirt Gun Car Will Make You All Wet

R/C Squirt Gun Car Will Make You All Wet
Are you the type of person that loves playing crazy pranks? Then this Arduino-based remote-controlled water-pistol car should be right up your alley. And guess what? You can use your Android phone to control this sucker!…
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Useless Machine Counts How Many Times It has Proven Useless

Useless Machine Counts How Many Times It has Proven Useless
For those not familiar with the concept, a Useless Machine is a device with only one function, specifically the ability to turn itself off. In other words, when you turn it on, it turns itself off.…
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White iPhone 4 Kit Converts Vanilla iPhone to White, Seller From Genius to Criminal?

White iPhone 4 Kit Converts Vanilla iPhone to White, Seller From Genius to Criminal?
You don’t have to wait until Spring 2011 to get a white iPhone 4 – if you already have the default black one, that is. Fei Lam, a 17-year old college student out of Queens, New…
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Kinect Lightsaber Hack: First Kinect Star Wars Game (Sorta.)

Kinect Lightsaber Hack: First Kinect Star Wars Game (Sorta.)
The hacking possibilities for the Xbox 360 Kinect peripheral seem to keep growing every day. The latest hack to hit the inter-pipes: the Kinect lightsaber. Yankeyan used the OpenKinect drivers, along with image processing, tracking and…
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