Mods
 
 
 
Apple
 
jailbroken_iphone_hacked_intro
jailbroken_iphone_hacked_intro
jailbroken_iphone_hacked_intro

Jailbroken iPhones Taken Hostage By Dutch Hacker

So a strange development took place on Sunday--a Dutch hacker is currently holding what amounts to several jailbreaked Apple iPhones. Just in case you're wondering about the terminology here, a jailbroken phone is basically a h...
 
Gaming
 
casmobot-banner1
casmobot-banner1
casmobot-banner1

Casmobot Lawnmower Controlled With A Wiimote (video)

It's always pretty interesting to see other things besides the Wii get controlled via Wiimote.  Some have hooked it to Airsoft guns or what have you, but today I've dug up a little something interesting. Thanks to the Casmobot ...
 
Household
 
breakfast machine
breakfast machine
breakfast machine

The Royal College Of Art Develops The Breakfast Machine

If you've seen a Wallace and Gromit cartoon lately, chances are you're familiar with at least something vaguely like what I'm about to point out today--the Breakfast Machine. Breakfast Machines aren't exactly new.  There was on...

 
Gaming
 
sega_transformer1
sega_transformer1
sega_transformer1

Sega Saturn Bug Controller, or, What A Difference Three Screws Make

Chances are you're going to wonder why I'm even bothering to talk about a Sega Saturn joystick at least ten years after the system went the way of the dodo, but I tell you that there's a very good reason. Because, you see, in t...
 
Apple
 
G4 Motorbike
G4 Motorbike
G4 Motorbike

G4 Motorcycle, I Probably Shouldn’t Even Bother Asking

WTF.  Top speed of the Mac G4 Motorcycle  is rumored to be about 30mph.  That's a hell of a lot faster than my current G4, which currently sits idle in my bedroom due to a bunk hard drive.  I'd like to see the douches at the Ge...
 
Bionic
 
wasp
wasp
wasp

The Future of War: Cyborg Beetles and Combat Wasps

Well, that's it for me, folks--my science fiction lobe has officially collapsed on me, because I was just reading about a new military project that'll probably change the way war is fought forever. I read about cyborg beetles. ...

 
Mods
 
Nes Guitar
Nes Guitar
Nes Guitar

NES Guitar Mod Is The Donkey To My Kong (video)

Without a doubt the NES Guitar gets the 'random post of the day award' (we don't actually issue that award).  Apparently, this is the second iteration of the mod and it actually works.  Flipping up the cartridge slot reveals th...
 
Business
 
mobile 3d film
mobile 3d film
mobile 3d film

3M’s New Polymer Film Makes Portable Gadgets 3-D

So 3M, those great innovators, have come up with a way to get you to watch 3-D on your mobile device of choice, but without the glasses entirely.  Check THIS out:  they've developed this optical film (that you can apply to any ...
 
Computers
 
custom-ps3-slim-mod-colorware
custom-ps3-slim-mod-colorware
custom-ps3-slim-mod-colorware

Colorware Offers To Pimp Your PS3 Slim

If you don't like the color combination's the PS3 Slim is offering, you've got one of two choices--you can wait for the PS4, or you can talk to the folks at Colorware and get a custom paintjob. For just a hundred and forty nine...

 
Gaming
 
gamboy-hard-drive
gamboy-hard-drive
gamboy-hard-drive

Nintendo Gameboy Turned Hard Drive Mod

How do you prevent your hard drive from being stolen?  Simple, you stuff it inside an original Nintendo Gameboy.  At first glance, it looks like a full working Gameboy with a massive amount of storage.  Sadly, it's devoid of an...
 
Displays
 
linux-kindle
linux-kindle
linux-kindle

Kindle 2 Now With…Linux?

This is a development the folks at Amazon likely weren't expecting. Seems that some enterprising soul out there, whom you might recognize when I tell you it's Jesse Vincent, managed to get his recently-released Kindle 2 ebook f...
 
Camcorders
 
bungee-cord-camera-mounting-system
bungee-cord-camera-mounting-system
bungee-cord-camera-mounting-system

DIY Helmet Cam With Bungee Cords (video)

If you're still thinking that you need one of those uber expensive helmet cams to capture a first person perspective video, think again.  Jesse Rosten has come up with a way to use an everyday bungee cord to achieve stunning re...