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This engineer built a facial recognition gadget to notify him when his cat wants to come inside

Cat-flaps are so passé.<p>If you've ever lived with a cat, you're probably used to finding it sitting outside a window or door, watching you reproachfully, waiting to be let in. It's a situation that Arkaitz Garro, a WeTransfer software engineer living in Holland, has regularly found himself in.<p>But …

Amazon Web Services

This Is the Best Tea for Soothing a Sore Throat

It’s common knowledge that a hot cup of tea with honey can help a sore throat feel better. But did you know that ginger and lemon are also natural …

Flu Fighter Immunity-Boosting Lemon Ginger Turmeric Tonic [Vegan] - One Green Planet

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Dollar Store Hack: Marble Mugs Using Nail Polish

Mugs are my new favorite gift. With the availability of gorgeous options and Pinterest-worthy DIYs, what was once reserved for people you really …

McMaster offers online course for the world

It explains what DNA is, how it works, why it is important<p>NewsFeb 04, 2018 by Mark McNeil Hamilton Spectator<p>DNA. The word floats frequently through …

Learn all about Linux w/ this beginners Kindle eBook for free

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Amazon offers <i>Linux for Beginners</i> by Jason Canon as a <b>free</b> Kindle eBook download. For comparison, the paperpback version sells for …

Is Oracle’s Autonomous Database the Beginning of a Major New Industry Trend?

Senior Principle Marketing Director, Cloud Platform<p>When Oracle Executive Chairman and CTO Larry Ellison gets on stage to make an announcement, it’s …

Larry Ellison

The Best Things We Bought in 2017

As 2017 comes to a close, we at Wirecutter are reopening our blog. As people who are truly passionate about how the things we own affect our lives, …

Shopping

4 awesome robotics kits for DIY enthusiasts

popsci shop<p>Make a nerd happy this holiday season with these DIY deals.<p>Forget making a snowman—every tech lover wants to build a robot this holiday season. These DIY kits at the Popular Science Shop should keep your favorite nerd happy, and you can currently take an extra 15 percent off with code</b> …

Raspberry Pi

How to Anonymize Your Browsing with a Tor-Powered Raspberry Pi Hotspot

If you’ve been thinking about trying out Tor to anonymize all your web browsing, you could just download a browser and give that a spin, but it’s …

Raspberry Pi

Shed | MyOutdoorPlans | Free Woodworking Plans and Projects, DIY Shed, Wooden Playhouse, Pergola, Bbq

Shed »<p>Ovidiu December 30, 2017 0<p>This step by step diy project is about 14×20 gambrel shed roof plans. This is PART 3 of the large barn shed project, …

This Workout Will Delay Aging (Science Says So)

According to a study conducted by the Mayo Clinic, high-intensity interval training, or HIIT workouts, was the most effective in keeping adults …

Workouts

Easy Table Saw Sled

A table saw sled (or cross cut sled) makes cutting wood against the grain safer, and much easier. There are lots of technical ways to approach making …

Woodworking

DIY Smart Home Doorbell for Less Than $40!

Introduction: DIY Smart Home Doorbell for Less Than $40!<p>Smart doorbells are an amazing tool but still an expensive one (~$200)! Today in this …

Raspberry Pi

Here’s How To Protect Your Privacy In Trump’s America

Easy tips to shield yourself from expanded government surveillance.<p>You’d think texts to your mom and calls to your takeout place would hardly be of interest to the government, but the feds might be monitoring your communications anyway. Sweeping government surveillance programs have grown in recent …

Creative Writing

Explore Electronics Basics and More in Collin’s Lab

Several weeks ago, I posted a piece about the <i>Make: Presents</i> video series that we did in 2010 with Collin Cunningham. In addition to those videos introducing electronics basics and tools, Collin also produced an equally excellent series called <i>Collin’s Lab</i>.<p>These “Lab” videos gave Collin an …

Arduino

How to make a drill rack

There are many posts out there about how to build your own cordless drill storage rack. It’s a nifty way to store your drills/drivers, chargers and …

Woodworking

DIY Pull Up Bar

1. Cut the 2x6 and 2x4s<br>I measured the wall and then used my circular saw to cut a 2x6 to that same length. My walls are about 9 feet tall so I used a …

Off-The-Shelf-Hacker: Build Your Own Alexa Voice Assistant with a Raspberry Pi

You know the Amazon Echo, an unassuming cylindrical device that sits on a table, listens for commands and then carries out actions on your behalf. …

Raspberry Pi

Guide: Ten projects you can try with a Raspberry Pi

Ever wondered what the Internet of Things can do for your business? These useful projects based on the low-cost microcomputer may give you some idea.

Raspberry Pi

Top 10 Home Improvement and Addition Ideas, Plus their Costs – Major Home Remodel Ideas and DIY Inspirations

Are you in the process of planning a home addition or a major home improvement project? If so, it’s imperative to know ahead of time just how much a …

Make Money from Home: How to Build an Online Business

Curriculum For This Course<p>24 Lectures<p>11:22:38<p>+ –<p>WEB DESIGN: How to Make a Website or Blog with WordPress and without Coding<p>5 Lectures</b> …

Circuit Simulator Lets You Play Around with Electronics Components in Your Browser

GIF<p>Part of the fun of DIY electronics projects is tinkering with things to learn how they work, but that doesn’t mean planning ahead isn’t a smarter …

Make: Electronics, 1Ed (PDF)

This <b>Make: Electronics</b> Book will make you want to lick a battery! That will actually be your first assignment as you begin the lessons in this unique …

Start your own business with these 4 great offers

Starting a business takes more than a great idea. The best way to ensure that your small business has a fighting chance in a competitive market is to develop a core set of skills to prepare yourself for every challenge, hurdle or roadblock you’ll find along the way.<p>That’s why we’ve put together a …

Your Body on Sugar

Ever wondered what’s happening to your body when you overindulge on biscuits or chocolate? Now you can find out...<p>Click on Male, Female or Child …