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Revive Faded Old Jeans with a $5 Dye Job

Got a favorite pair of jeans that have seen better days? You don't have to ditch them or turn those worn out jeans into ones you only use for …

FreeCampsites.Net Guides You to Wallet-Friendly Outdoor Adventures

The weather is beginning to turn warm, which means more of us will take the time to explore the great outdoors, along with the parks and lands set …

Organize and Prioritize Your Desktop With These Dice Icons

A cluttered desktop can be a tough task to clear off, but it helps if you prioritize the contents. These dice-inspired icons can help you do just …

Two Incredible Glitches Make The First Pokémon Games Way Easier

One thing many <i>Pokémon</i> fans have in common is that growing up, we'd hear all sorts of stories about glitches and legendaries we could capture if we …

Pokémon

Get a wee degree in free from RIT

The Rochester Institute of Technology has announced America's "first minor in free and open source software and free culture." (<i>Thanks, Stephen!</i>)

Build Your Own Heavy Duty Bluetooth Speaker

Bluetooth speakers are super handy for when you're out and about and want a little music. Unfortunately, most Bluetooth speakers are just little …

The Adafruit PiTFT Makes Adding a Touch Screen to a Raspberry Pi Easy

We've seen a ton of Raspberry Pi projects that would benefit from a touch screen, but it's generally not that cost effective to add one on your own. …

This DIY Jar Lantern Is Portable, Powerful, and Long-Lasting

If you need a kid-friendly light (or just a fun portable, sturdy, and functional lantern) for any room in your house, this DIY lantern jar uses a CFL …

DIY

SwiP Automates Changing Device Settings by Location, Time, and More

Android: Tasker may be our favorite automation tool, but sometimes it's a little more complicated than necessary. If all you want to do is switch …

This Infographic Shows You How to Wear a Tie with Style

Men's suits are basic enough, it seems like decisions would be easy. But even with something as simple as the neck tie, understanding choices like …

Infographics

How to Rip a DVD to Your Computer

Say you have a movie on DVD, but you want to watch it on your phone, tablet, somewhere else. You can “rip” that DVD—or turn it into a movie file on …

Android Phones

Hobbyists are now building tablets using a $35 computer brain

Hobbyists have been assembling personal computers from their components for decades, buying the processors and other parts and putting them together in their basements. Now they’re doing the same for tablet computers.<p>Among them is Michael Castor of Make, the publisher of geek do-it-yourself …

Raspberry Pi

Lomography Konstruktor review: the $35 camera you build yourself

As camera-makers trim their point-and-shoot lines in the face of encroaching smartphones, one company is keeping the faith and doing what it's done for the past three decades. Lomography's wide range of film cameras dates back to the early ‘90s, when some students in Vienna discovered the potential …

SquareWear Is a Tiny, Wearable Arduino

An Arduino is already pretty tiny, but if you're looking for something that's just barely bigger than a quarter, SquareWear fits the bill. It's a …

Wearable Tech

DIY Felt Leaf Napkin Rings

Here’s an easy way to add some green to your table ;) These felt napkin holders are the perfect addition to any Springtime dinner party spread.<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>felt<br>• scissors<br>• paper<br>• Pen<br>• Chalkboard marker<p><b>Ready to make?</b> Find out how on Say Yes to Hoboken

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Australian Crime Drama Features Dapper Lesbian Character

The Australian crime drama <i>Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries</i>, set in the 20s, features a lesbian character with incredibly dapper style:<p>Image via …

Seven Days of Dapper: Mira

Our first Seven Days of Dapper for 2014! We’re so excited to present a week’s worth of style with Mira, an East Bay native who recently began working …

oTranscribe is a Free, Keyboard-Friendly Transcription Tool

Web: Google Voice is a pretty good way to record and transcribe voice memos for yourself, but that's not an option for lengthy recordings of …

12 DIY Ways to Pimp Your (Bike) Ride

We’ve covered awesome gadgets you can buy for your bike. We’ve even given you righteous ways to hang your ride. Oh, and then there was the time we featured bike lights that were anything but lame. And today? Today, our friends, we give you DIY ways to pimp your pedals. Ride on!<p>1. Porter Crate: At …

Sleep Less and Do More? Sign Us Up for the NeuroOn Sleep Mask!

If you were certain that you needed a good eight hours of sleep to be relaxed, well rested, and ready to tackle the day at hand, think again. With NeuroOn—a brainwave monitoring sleep mask that’s currently on Kickstarter—your beauty sleep could be reduced to between two to six hours per day. …

Sleep

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Top 10 Apps and Services That Are More Than Meets the Eye

Some apps do one thing, and they do it well. Others have a host of clever, hidden uses that you might have never thought of on your own. Here are our …

Apps

SaveDeo Downloads Videos from Instagram, Flickr and Other Video Sites

Web: There's plenty of ways to download videos, even from seemingly un-downloadable sites, but SaveDeo makes the process a bit easier by offering …

Your Year In Review: 9 Apps That Make It Happen

One minute you’re making 2013 heart-shaped cookie-dough brownie pops for V-Day and the next you’re prepping party crowns for NYE 2014. Time flies when you’re having fun, and as the end of the year draws nigh, we’re wondering just how much fun we had. Tons undoubtedly. But to be sure, we need cold …

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The Food Lab: The Science of the Best Chocolate Chip Cookies

More<p>All About Chocolate<p>Everything you want to know about chocolate<p>"Stop making cookies."<p><i>I'm sorry, what was that dear?</i><p>"I said, <b>stop making cookies</b>."<p><i>That's odd</i>, I thought to myself. <i>Why would she be saying that? Wouldn't any wife be pleased to be married to a husband who fills the house with the aroma</i> …

Amazon Storybuilder Gives Writers a Virtual Corkboard for New Scripts

Amazon continues to target upcoming scriptwriters, directors and filmmakers with Amazon Storybuilder, a new screenwriting tool that lets you jot down ideas with virtual post-it notes and a corkboard.<p>Currently in beta, Storybuilder is a pretty bare bones product for now, with only a couple of …

Make Fancy Chocolate Truffles with Just Two Ingredients

Chocolate truffles cost a lot when purchased from a candy retailer, but you can make them yourself easily with just two ingredients. All you need is …

Saint's Row 4 gameplay walkthrough shows off super-powered combat to the tune of a dubstep gun

Volition has released a new gameplay video for the upcoming open-world <i>Saint's Row 4</i>, narrated by the game's senior producer Jim Boone.<p>The video is the demo that Volition showed at PAX East back in March, this time with added commentary. In it, the leader of the Saints — who has since become the …