James Ellis

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How to build a Raspberry Pi-powered NAS

Forget spending hundreds on a pre-assembled NAS solution. Do it yourself with Raspberry Pi!There are some awesome Network Attached Storage (NAS) …

A Minimalist Lifestyle

A minimalist lifestyle looks different for everyone. For me, it’s helped me pay down $42,000 of student loans in just over 2 years, lend more of my …

The Perfect Morning Routine For High Achievers

9 Things To Do Before 9am To Win The Day…<p>So you want the business, the body, and the bank account?<p>How does someone who wants it all get all of what …

Switzerland first to test integrating drones into its air traffic control

Think of it as automated flight authorization and cataloging for drones.<p>Switzerland is on the cusp of becoming the first country to formally …

11 Chef Skills Learned While Making Fresh Lasagna

In his latest video, one of <i>Make:’s</i> favorite geek chefs, Alex, the French Cooking Guy, decides to make himself a lasagna with fresh pasta. Along the way, he touches upon 11 key cooking skills that come into play, skills that every chef should know.<p>When I got to 11, I felt like the biggest idiot in …

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Dark websites: The best sites to get started with on the dark web

Dark websites aren't as easy to find as those on the regular internet so here's our pick of the best and how to access them<p>There are plenty of useful …

Privacy

Building a 270* Teraflops Deep Learning Box for Under $10,000

Look what I got for Christmas!!! If you don’t recognize it, it’s two Titan V cards from Nvidia. A single Titan V has a systolic array unit dubbed as …

Slide-Out ‘Truck Kitchen’ For Overland Vehicles

A new product gives pull-out convenience for everything you need to cook, including (literally) the kitchen sink.<p>Backcountry chefs can rejoice. …

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The 10 Hottest Coursera Courses of 2017 | Inc.com

There are more than 8,000 online courses available, in every subject from artificial intelligence to visual arts. More than 50 million students signed up for one this year.<p>This bounty is a gift for anyone who wants to learn a new skill -- you can learn basically anything from anywhere these days …

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Here’s How You Can Turn Your Old Smartphone Into Your Very Own Spy Cam

There is something really cool about being a spy, isn't there? Makes you envy men like James Bond. Especially because of the gadgets he uses. While …

Mobile Photography

Our Boat

The boat’s name came about over drinks one evening at Mum and Dad’s Bribie Island home. Together we were dreaming and planning for the year that lay …

15 free games that will help you learn how to code

Online learning has come a long way in the last few years. There are interactive courses, tons of online tutorials, and one of my personal favorite ways to practice coding: games.<p>While a game alone probably isn't going to teach you everything you need to know about coding, it can be a really …

How to see everything Google knows about you

The tech giant collects tons of data about you, including your search history, location, and voice searches that help improve Google's services and provide relevant ads.<p>But you might be surprised to know that Google can easily take a look at all of the data it has on you.<p>In October, The Guardian …

5 Things You Need to Know About Portable 12v Fridge/Freezers

Details<p>by Mark Stephens on Wed Dec 12, 2012 - (47) Comments<p><b>We're four years into ownership of a 12v refrigerator,</b> specifically an Engel MT35, and …

How to find out everything Google knows about you

In exchange, you agree to share information about yourself that Google can share with advertisers so their ads are more effective. For instance, airlines want to target people who love to travel. Children's clothing makers want to target parents.<p>Google uses a lot of methods to learn about you. …

CityPorter eScooter Features Removable Suitcase to Carry Your Everyday Essentials

Designed by Christian Polonyi, a German industrial designer, <b>CityPorter</b> is a concept electric scooter to free you from public transport and traffic …

G-RO’s Revolutionary Companion Bag

by Adrienne So<p>The two-wheeled carry-on is an indispensable piece of luggage for the frequent traveler. But for all its ubiquity, and despite how sleek and modern many of them look, they all have the same weaknesses in functionality. Tiny wheels and awkward weight distribution makes your typical …

NVG Adapter for GoPro HERO Cameras

Record Ultra HD Video Through Your NVG<p>$70.00 — $863.99<p>The TNVC NVG Adapter for GoPro HERO cameras allows you to capture the highest quality night …

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Drone racing takes off with Dubai's $1 million World Drone Prix

Drone racing sure has gathered speed in a short space of time. For evidence of that, look no further than a new cashed up competition out of Dubai, a …

Use Raspberry Pi for an IoT Command Center

We’re bringing you a new video series to teach you how to control your home with the touch of a button with our Weekend Projects: Home Automation with Raspberry Pi and OpenHab. Throughout this series, we will show you how to build smart home devices and use OpenHab to build a complete home …