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Wall-Mounted Organizers Your Modern Home Needs And Craves

We all have those things that we want to keep somewhere accessible without really cluttering our homes, things like a book we’re currently reading, …

20 Product Designers You Should Follow on Instagram Right Now

Love ’em or just plain don’t have time for ’em, social media platforms are here to stay. While you don’t necessarily need to be an expert at Tweetin’ …

How to save your Android phone from bad skins and crappy OEM software

Crappy interface got you down? No problem! We can whip your phone into shape.<p>Android skins seem to get more annoying every year. The skins themselves …

Better Homes & Gardens

Valued for its neutrality, weighty presence, and classic-meets-comfy associations, navy blue is a versatile hue that adapts to suit most color …

Artist Illustrates Her Long Distance Relationship Struggles And Joys

Webcomic creator and digital artist Tabby, from Illinois, knows the pain of being in a long distance relationship all too well. Slice of Life, a …

Graphic Novels

The Animation Software That Brought You Studio Ghibli Films Is Now Open Source

Have you ever wanted to create films like Miyazaki? Or animate a series like <i>Futurama</i>? Well, the tools of the trade are about to become much more accessible. Digital Video, the makers of the 2D animation software Toonz, and Japanese publisher DWANGO have announced that as of March 26 Toonz will be …

Ten workplace dysfunctions that must be eliminated

<i>This column is part of Globe Careers' Leadership Lab series, where executives and experts share their views and advice about leadership and management. Follow us at</i> @Globe_Careers<i>. Find all Leadership Lab stories at</i> tgam.ca/leadershiplab.<p>Every organization would like to build a high-performance …

1000-Foot Range Bluetooth Hub Has Serious DIY Implications

Bluetooth is a remarkably flexible and inexpensive way for Makers to communicate between devices, but it has limitations that nearly everyone runs up against pretty quickly: its 30-foot range and the fact that devices can only connect to one thing at a time. For more distance, or more complex …

Hack a Teddy Ruxpin to Say Everything You Type or Tweet

Give Teddy a C.H.I.P. brain transplant and he’ll speak anything you type or tweet — with synchronized mouth and eye movements<p>It was December of 1985 when I watched in horror as my father began ripping apart my favorite toy. Teddy Ruxpin, for those unfamiliar, was an animatronic storytelling teddy …

Build a Lightweight Flying Foam R/C X-Wing

Ever since I saw it in the <i>The Force Awakens</i> teaser trailer last year, I was in love with the new T-70 X-Wing Fighter. The design breathed new life into one of the most iconic craft in sci-fi history (the T-65) and paid homage to the original concept art of Ralph McQuarrie. It was an instant …

New web series hammers home just how closely we are being watched online

Last week, I added a program to my Web browser that does nothing but eat cookies – the little tracking files placed on my computer as I surf the Web. The program tells me whose cookies it's wiping out as I go from one site to another, and most of them are from websites I've never visited. That's …

Console OS Developers Release x86 Compatible Android Distro For PCs

The idea of running Android alongside another operating system on the PC is not new. Asus, Lenovo and others have already released a few tablets and all-on-one systems that had the ability to switch back and forth between Android and Windows Environments, but the implementations to date have been …

Google Play

The Free Encryption App That Wants to Replace Gmail, Dropbox, and HipChat

Cryptographers devote their careers to the science of securing your communications. Twenty-four-year-old Nadim Kobeissi has devoted his to the art of …

Information Systems

How to shoot RAW or .DNG pictures on your Nexus 6 or Nexus 5

<b>Google</b> introduced support for some neat photography tricks with the new <b>Camera</b> API shown off with <b>Android 5.0 Lollipop</b>. This has allowed developers to …

It’s A New Filament Friday! New Flexibles and Metals

Today, we saw two announcements for new 3D printing materials coming to market. 2014 has seen a huge rush of new filaments coming forward, as well as users who are adopting their unique attributes to take their 3D printing projects to the next level.<p>First, Colorfabb has announced that BrassFill …

Lumecluster “Nightmare” Mask Lives up to Its Name

If the picture seen above doesn’t scare you, or at least freak you out a little, the videos at the end of this post should do the trick. As seen on 3Dprint.com, Melisa Ng has come up with a 3D printed mask that I hope doesn’t show up in my dreams anytime soon!<p>As freaky as it looks, the mask is …

7 things people hate about your website

<i>This article is part of DBA, a new series on Mashable about running a business that features insights from leaders in entrepreneurship, venture</i> …

The Creature Feature: 10 Fun Facts About Wombats | WIRED

<b>Wombats walk with a waddle.</b> Although they look pudgy and slow, wombats can run up to 25 miles per hour and maintain that speed for a minute and a …

Micro Engines and Tools Made From Scratch

Primarily working with miniatures, but also exploring solar, steam, and thermoelectricity, I stumbled upon the YouTube channel of Greek maker JohnnyQ90 and felt compelled to share his projects with you.<p>His engine projects are fascinating for their diminutive size while mostly functioning as …

DIY Rotocaster

Rotocasting is how the pros make hollow plastic parts — and it’s easy to do at home.<p>In the past few years we’ve seen huge advancements in desktop 3D printing. At home, at your local hackerspace, or even your community library, you can design and print an endless variety of items and customize them …

How to build your own PCBs with very accurate lines

Go from great idea to proto-type in less than an hour<p>Building your own printed circuit board is an invaluable skill set in the arsenal of any …

3D Print yourself an affordable and flexible circuit board

Oct. 31, 2014 | By Alec<p>3D printing has been making circuit board manufacturing far easier and cheaper in recent years. Just a few months ago, we even …

Building a Custom AR-15 at Home

The AR-15 style semi-automatic rifle has become one of the most popular guns in the United States. Experts cite a variety of reasons as to why this …

How To: Giant Foam Head Frankenstein’s Monster Costume

<b>All Hallows Eve</b><p>Every October I make Halloween costumes for my kids. Through past costume builds I have learned two main things: eyesight is very important and keep the feet free to easily conquer sidewalks, uneven yards, and stairs. To ensure the night of trick-or-treating is a treat, keep the …

Kickstarter project turns smartphones into universal IR remote

The dawn of the Internet of Things is upon us. However, even if household appliances and everyday objects are increasingly becoming connected, not all devices are already capable of connecting to the grid via the Internet. Some analog devices like television sets, air conditioners, music players …

Rock Out Outside with the Kwila Sun Lounger

Lujo has made lounging a science and their latest, the Kwila Sun Lounger, is what relaxation dreams are made of. The padded lounger has sleek, …

UFO Sighting Photos leaked out of NASA-Johnson Space Center, 100% clear UFOs In High Detail.

Updated on May 8, 2017: Most photos on this post have been deleted for unknown reasons! I am replacing them as fast as I can find them on this site. …

Popcorn Covered Volkswagen

Does your car need a new paint job? Have you consider skipping the paint and reaching for the popcorn instead? That’s what a student at The Braunschweig University of Art in Germany seems to have done to a Volkswagen, spotted by artist Jacob Aaron Schroeder on a recent visit.<p>Despite the fact that …

19 Printers Printing: A Quick Closeup of 3D Printing Extruder Heads

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HIvv57IGODs]<p>One of the great things about producing Make’s annual 3D printer guide is seeing such a rare collection of desktop machines all in one place. And while most of the printers utilize the same general principle for production, they all have their …

Eight New Whisk(e)y Expressions

We're well into fall and no drink fits the season with as much comfortable class as whiskey. Whether neat or on the rocks, the thoughtful, warming power of this dark spirit continues to deliver upon its historic identity. It just so happens that many of our favorite brands have offered up new …