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Cleveland officer justified in fatal shooting of Tamir Rice, two outside reviews say

A white Cleveland police officer was justified in fatally shooting a black 12-year-old boy holding a pellet gun moments after pulling up beside him, according to two outside reviews conducted at the request of the prosecutor investigating the death.<p>A retired FBI agent and a Denver prosecutor both …

How To Build Your Own Cotton-Candy Machine

Enjoy a DIY sugar high<p>You don’t need to wait for a carnival to satisfy your craving for cotton candy. Instead, build this portable, pocket-size machine to turn granulated sugar into an airy treat.<p>A DIY cotton-candy machine consists of a small metal container, repurposed lighter parts to provide …

8 Low-Cost Kits for a 21st-Century Log Cabin

Early American homes were rugged and rustic—the ultimate DIY project. Today, modern homesteaders can build a new house with the same frontier appeal …

In-wall wiring guide for home A/V

Crutchfield advisor Norm has worked on hundreds of whole-house wiring jobs.<p>This guide will help you save money by doing your own small-scale in-wall …

5 Cool Projects With a General Transistor

Basically i love to do projects that are microcontroller related.But recently one of my friend from ethiopia said that he wanted to do something that …

5 Cool Projects With a General Transistor

Introduction: 5 Cool Projects With a General Transistor<p>Basically i love to do projects that are microcontroller related.But recently one of my friend …

Use Photon to Make a Mysterious Interactive Magic Rope Box

The Magic Rope project, which utilizes a Photon, was inspired by Leena Ventä-Olkkonen, Tobi Stockinger, Claudia Zuniga, and Graham Dean, who showed how a public installation could be made that would allow large maps of the world to be positioned in various public spaces in a city.<p>These maps would …

64 things you can do with a simple mason jar that will transform your daily life

When it comes to Pinterest crafts, the mason jar reigns supreme.<p>That's probably because there's just so much you can do with it, from making beautiful wedding centerpieces to prepping to-go salads in a jar.<p>Plus, most of the crafts we discovered are simple to do too, since they only require a few …

How to Make Your Own Network Cables

Although it’s easy to head to the electronics store to buy network cables, making do with cables of predetermined lengths can be a problem. More often than not, premade cables are either too short (and require coupling) or too long (in which case, you have to tie up excess cabling and tuck it away …

TeeBot Suitcase 3D Printer Unveiled From $400 (video)

Anyone looking for a truly portable 3D printer maybe interested in the new TeeBot Suitcase 3D Printer created by 3DStuff, that is available as a DIY …

3D Printing

Build This Inexpensive Linear Actuator from a Glue Stick

A linear actuator is a mechanism that pulls or pushes a load along a straight line. Pneumatic and hydraulic pistons are examples. So are the threaded rods on 3D printers.<p>Commercially available linear actuators can be quite expensive, but now you can build your own with just a few dollars worth of …

The Perfect DIY Vertical Garden Pyramid Planter - Cretíque

The Plant Pyramid is a new concept in home gardening that allows you to plant any type of garden in a small space by growing vertically. If you don’t …

The Sun-Blaster: How to Build a Powerful DIY 1000W-Equivalent LED Light for $40

Want a portable and powerful LED light for illuminating your shots? The “Sun-Blaster” is a 1000 watt equivalent LED flashlight that you can build …

Create a Bootable Windows or Linux USB Drive From Your ISO Image

Introduction: Create a Bootable Windows or Linux USB Drive From Your ISO Image<p>Need to make a bootable USB drive and use it as an operating system …

The Perfect DIY Recycled Chicken Coops - Cretíque

I bought a trampoline for my kids about two years ago, there is many space under it . So we also bought 4 hens to feed them in it after doing the net …

Arduino BMP180 Temperature and Pressure Sensor Readings on a 1.8" Colour TFT Display

Introduction: Arduino BMP180 Temperature and Pressure Sensor Readings on a 1.8" Colour TFT Display<p>Colour graphic displays add a new dimension to how …

Arduino

ESP8266+Arduino+thingspeak.com Environment Monitors

Introduction: ESP8266+Arduino+thingspeak.com Environment Monitors<p>I wanted to monitor my room temperature and able to post it to thingspeak.com<p>There …

DIY hydrogen generator

This Instructable shows, how to build an easy DIY hydrogen generator.Materials needed for this project:- Empty container with lid- Cables- Pencil- …

BlueBrick Studios Creates a 3D Printer Made of Legos Which Prints Using Only Legos

Out of the hundreds of different 3D printers we have seen over the last several years, probably some of the most interesting ones are those …

Lego

DIY Home Projects – Backyard Ideas

These <b>DIY Backyard Projects</b> are clever, affordable and easy to do. You can make them yourself and they are perfect for a <b>weekend outdoors project</b>. Are …