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Tag: Hack

SWAT Team Descends on Call of Duty Players Home

SWAT Team Descends on Call of Duty Players Home
Here’s a story that will make you think twice about playing Call of Duty online. A teenager was playing the game online with other players when he says that he heard a new voice come over his headset.

Space Invaders Alarm Clock Becomes a Gmail Notifier

Space Invaders Alarm Clock Becomes a Gmail Notifier
Remember that retro looking Space Invaders clock we told you about last year? It was pretty cool by itself, but now it has become even more functional. Designer Grant Gibson turned his into an awesome Gmail notifier.

PS3 Hack Streams Games to PS Vita: Please Sony, Just Make This Official

PS3 Hack Streams Games to PS Vita: Please Sony, Just Make This Official
Remote Play – a feature that allows wireless access to the PS3 via a PSP or PS Vita – has yet to take off and is only compatible with a handful of PS3 games. We’ve already seen one man make a custom device that does just that with any PS3 game.

Doom Plays on Calculators, Now in Color

Doom Plays on Calculators, Now in Color
This new calculator mod allows you to play Doom, not in monochrome, but in glorious color. There’s no sound in the game yet though, as the mod is still in the development stage. It runs on the Texas Instruments TI-nspire CX calculator with OS 3.1 and Ndless 3 running the Doom game.

PS Vita Plays Sega Genesis Games

PS Vita Plays Sega Genesis Games
The PS Vita recently launched in Japan with a bunch of games, but none of those games were old Sega classics like Sonic The Hedgehog. A developer has corrected Sony’s oversight and managed to get a Sega Genesis emulator running on the handheld, using the PlayStation Vita’s own PSP emulator.

DIY X-Ray Machine Couldn’t Possibly Be Dangerous at All

DIY X-Ray Machine Couldn’t Possibly Be Dangerous at All
Electronics and electricity geek Grenadier aspires to someday be a radiologist. But instead of waiting to use a proper X-Ray machine at a hospital or doctor’s office, he decided to build his own at home.

Sly Cube Portable Gamecube: Pay Attention Nintendo

Sly Cube Portable Gamecube: Pay Attention Nintendo
The Nintendo Gamecube is probably my least favorite console ever, but this portable mod improves upon it so much that I actually want to play. With the Sly Cube, you can take your Gamecube action to go since it is now more portable.

All GSM Phones Have Flaw that Could Lead to Call and SMS Hijacking?!

All GSM Phones Have Flaw that Could Lead to Call and SMS Hijacking?!
Walk around anywhere and you will see hoards of smartphones (and dumb phones) being used by people all around the globe. You can wager that a big chunk of the devices you are seeing are using a GSM network for communication.

iOS 5.0.1 Update Makes Siri Ports Easier

iOS 5.0.1 Update Makes Siri Ports Easier
When hackers started to port Siri to other iPhone models, we wished Apple would just step up and make that an official feature in the latest version of the OS. Apple has now made it much more possible to port Siri to devices other than the iPhone 4S with the iOS 5.0.1 update – whether they intended to or not.

NATO Drone Captured by Iran Using GPS Hack?

NATO Drone Captured by Iran Using GPS Hack?
If you follow the news, you probably have heard or read about the NATO RQ-170 drone that was captured by Iran. When I saw the captured drone photos that were floating around and noted the drone was in one piece I wondered what happened.

My Little Fire-Breathing Pony

My Little Fire-Breathing Pony
Do you have a little girl that you are Christmas shopping for? Forget getting her a My Little Pony. Instead make her a fire-breathing pony. It might scar her for life, but hey, it’s fire. Fire is cool.

Skyrim Hacked to Work with Kinect for PC

Skyrim Hacked to Work with Kinect for PC
Everybody is playing Skyrim, but not the way that YouTube user KinectFAAST is playing. He has unveiled a new Skyrim hack that allows players to use Microsoft’s Kinect motion controller with the game. All you have to do is watch the video to see how great this hack is.

Kindle Fire Hacked to Run Nintendo 64 Games

Kindle Fire Hacked to Run Nintendo 64 Games
Not happy with the lineup of games available for the Kindle Fire? Here’s some good news if you want some N64 action on your tablet. A developer has created an emulator that will allow you to play classic Nintendo 64 games on Amazon’s Kindle Fire.

NES-S-Sketch Combines Two of Our Favorite Geek Toys

NES-S-Sketch Combines Two of Our Favorite Geek Toys
Some might consider it cheating to attach an NES controller to an Etch-A-Sketch, but not this guy. Those little vertical and horizontal knobs just weren’t cutting it so he got to work and created the NES-S-Sketch, which is like having the worst NES paint program ever that only uses the D-pad to go up and down and side to side.

HandyNES: the Portable NES with the Not So Portable Gun

HandyNES: the Portable NES with the Not So Portable Gun
Behold the latest NES mod, a portable NES from “LovableChevy”, the creator of such mods as the HandyDuo, Handy Gear, and Nintenduo. This one is called the HandyNES.

IKEA Sunnan Solar Lamp Modded Into iPad Charger

IKEA Sunnan Solar Lamp Modded Into iPad Charger
When you think about it, having a solar charger is a good idea, especially if you find yourself outdoors frequently, and your gadgets often run out of juice. If you’d rather not just go with an off-the-shelf charger, you can always mod an IKEA Sunnan solar lamp to become your iPad charger.

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