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Tag: Mod

Halo Minecraft: FPS Demake of the Day

Halo Minecraft: FPS Demake of the Day
Give some creative modders the basic building blocks and it’s amazing what they’ll come up with. This might not be the most complex Minecraft build, but you have to hand it to the guy who built this Minecraft level, inspired by Halo.

Modders Working on Super Mario Galaxy 2.5

Modders Working on Super Mario Galaxy 2.5
A group of dedicated fans of the crazy platforming series are planning on making Super Mario Galaxy 2.5, a custom game based on Super Mario Galaxy 2 using a level editor. It’s way too early to tell if they’re going to succeed, but they’ve already released a few details and some video regarding what can and cannot be done in the custom game.

Lenovo Outs Laptop Arcade Casemod at CES

Lenovo Outs Laptop Arcade Casemod at CES
While I was trolling through the aisles at tonight’s CES preview event, I stumbled onto this oddity in the corner of Lenovo’s booth… This casemod hides the laptop’s keyboard underneath the arcade controls, and connects to the laptop with a single USB cable.

Ben Heck Ruggedized PS3 Is Ready to Go to War

Ben Heck Ruggedized PS3 Is Ready to Go to War
Out of all the things that he’s known for in the gadget world, modder Ben Heck is most famous for his unique specialty – making portable versions of current video game consoles. His latest portable console was made for a couple that’s currently serving in the US Army in Afghanistan, and that’s why Ben Heck made sure that the mod would be as tough as its owners.

TRON Laptop Bag Requires Flynn-Level Skills

TRON Laptop Bag Requires Flynn-Level Skills
Or maybe not, but if you’re not confident with soldering and handling electroluminescent (EL) wire, I think you should follow my guide instead: Step 1, get some reflective tape. Step 2, put some on your bag.

Woz Bought White iPhone 4 Parts From Chinese Kid Apple Shut Down

Woz Bought White iPhone 4 Parts From Chinese Kid Apple Shut Down
Remember that Chinese teen that use a “connection” at Foxconn to get his hands on white iPhone 4 parts? This is the same kid that Apple shut down later for selling the parts. Well, good ol’ Woz saw the parts in a post somewhere and had to turn his iPhone 4 into a white one anyway.

Microsoft Kinect + R/C Flying Bot = Autonomous Flying Machine

Microsoft Kinect + R/C Flying Bot = Autonomous Flying Machine
Microsoft’s Kinect proves that some gaming peripherals aren’t just for gaming. Since the launch of Microsoft’s Kinect, people have been hacking it to do all sorts of  interesting things. However, I have to say that attaching it to a flying robot has to be one of the coolest I’ve seen.

Littlebigplanet 2: Sackenstein 3d

Littlebigplanet 2: Sackenstein 3d
We’ve already seen how incredibly powerful the world-building engine is in the upcoming Little Big Planet 2 for the PS3. But did you know you could run a FPS inside of it? Nope, neither did we.

Fireplace Computer Casemod Runs a Little Hot

Fireplace Computer Casemod Runs a Little Hot
What better way to keep warm this winter but by the crackling warm glow of an LCD screen with a PC behind it.

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 some things that a lot of them just can’t do.

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 York is selling a conversion kit for the iPhone 4 which is supposedly of such great quality that “FaceBook employees, undisclosed celebrities, accessory makers, and more” have bought the kit.

Ben Heck’s Portal T-Shirt is Not a Lie

Ben Heck’s Portal T-Shirt is Not a Lie
Not one to rest on his laurels, modder Ben Heck is once more “at it”, cranking out an awesome geek costume just in time for Halloween. By rigging up a chest-mounted LCD screen and a back-mounted CCD camera, he’s created this Portal-inspired t-shirt.

Minecraft Meets Portal

Minecraft Meets Portal
I honestly haven’t had time to pick up Minecraft and play with it yet, but after seeing this video of yet another creative use for the game, I think I might have to find the time.

Can Grandma’S Scooter Can Hit 69mph?

Can Grandma’S Scooter Can Hit 69mph?
I am sure that we have all been out and about at one time or another and ran across someone that had to ride one of those scooters to get around for some reason. Those things can be painfully slow when you are walking behind one trying to shop.

Remote Control Pager Mod Should be Made Standard

Remote Control Pager Mod Should be Made Standard
Here’s a very sensible mod that should be integrated in all remote controls. YouTube user Matt ripped the relevant guts off of an old cordless phone and placed them inside a TV remote control. By pressing a button on the assimilated phone’s cradle, the remote control will beep, making it a lot easier to find.

Heat-Seeking Nerf Gun: the Predator’S Toy of Choice

Heat-Seeking Nerf Gun: the Predator’S Toy of Choice
Anyone who wants to disturb Rick Prescott while he’s working will have to pass by his receptionist first – a heat-seeking Nerf gun. Prescott’s awesome mod, which won MAKE’s Gadget Freak Design Contest, consists of a Nerf Vulcan Blaster hooked up to several Devantech TPA81 Thermal Sensors that are controlled by an ATMega 168 8-bit processor.