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Ultimate Nerddom Lies In The Dr. Who Tardis MAME Console

The BBC's long-running Dr. Who series is one of the biggest hallmarks of sci-fi TV ever, and just like Star Wars or Star Trek, it has legions of devoted fans. Fans like the guy who created a fully working Tardis MAME Console th...
 
Gaming
 
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gameboy_arcade

This Modded Game Boy Arcade Cabinet Is Amazing

Here's a little nostalgia to end the week -- an original Game Boy for you, first launched in 1989. Some modders took the venerable handheld and turn it into a not so portable, but awesome little arcade unit that plays Mario Lan...

 
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Modder Puts Verizon 3G Into iPad

An enterprising modder has modded his iPad to use Verizon's 3G network after he was dissatisfied with AT&T's network (surely, he must be the first person to think this way...not). He removed Apple's 3G card and replaced it ...
 
Gaming
 
Gameboy NES
Gameboy NES
Gameboy NES

Gameboy Modded To Work With The Original Nintendo

NES and Gameboy games are beyond antiquated at this point.  But if you're like me, you like to whip out the 8-bit system every once and a while and take a stroll down memory lane.  One modder liked his Gameboy games so much tha...

 
Mods
 
Facial Recognition Cat Door
Facial Recognition Cat Door
Facial Recognition Cat Door

Face Recognition Cat Door

Believe it or not, Cats are of the giving type.  Wake up on any given weekend and you'll be sure to find a dead mouse or some other small critter waiting for you in the kitchen.  Gross, I know.  (more…)
 
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AT-AT Baby Stroller Mod

We simply can't help ourselves and had to post one more item pertaining to the celebration of all things Star Wars: the AT-AT Baby Stroller. Read

 
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iPad Kitchen Cabinet (video)

[GR]Cq6My3kEqqk[/GR] I'm still loving my iPad and while I'm apprehensive to bring it into the kitchen for fear of spilling on the touchscreen device, TUAW reader Alan Daly has found a resolve.  He modified a standard kitchen ca...
 
Gaming
 
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Nintendo 64 Mini
Nintendo 64 Mini

Handheld 64 Includes Screen, Speakers And Rumble Pak (video)

Ah, the Nintendo 64. Such warm, fuzzy memories (and fuzzy graphics) from my childhood came from the nearly fifteen year old console. Now a case modder going by Bacteria has spent four months creating a handheld version of the N...

 
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BMW Instrument Cluster Hacked To Work With A Racing Simulator (video)

[GR]bDhWUjw0pA0[/GR] This is just straight up, bad ass cool.  Alex Rosiu scored an instrument cluster from a 1992 BMW and hacked it to work with a PC racing simulator.  So now when he revs in the game the tachometer reacts appr...
 
Gaming
 
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Wii Hack Hard Drive
Wii Hack Hard Drive

A ‘How To’ Hack Your Wii And Play Games From A Hard Drive (video)

Microsoft's Xbox 360 lets you copy your games to the hard drive or a properly formatted USB drive up to 16GB.  Unfortunately, you still have to insert the disc to play the game - this insures you don't copy and return the game ...

 
Apple
 
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iPad Car
iPad Car

iPad Mounted In Car With Special Optical Dock Connector

Good lord!  It was just last night that I was wondering how I could mount my iPad in my car to turn it my vehicle's source of audio.  I was thinking mount, though, not full in dash installation like Doug the Soundman has done i...
 
Cars
 
NES Engine Cover
NES Engine Cover
NES Engine Cover

Everyday Car Modified With A NES Controller

You know you're a hardcore gaming freak when you modify your car's engine bay to include a NES controller engine cover.  Unfortunately, it's all aesthetics, but perhaps an iPhone mod could rectify that situation. Read