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Compact Controllers Automate Window Blinds

Commercially available motorized window blinds are a nice high-end touch for today’s automated home, but they tend to command a premium price. Seems …

Making Your Own Coffee Can Forge

Soup can, paint can, coffee can forge. Lots of people seem to think that casting and forging is out of their grasp, technically, financially, and in terms of the risks involved. Certainly getting deeply into smithing can mean all of that, but it’s really not that hard to create your own micro force …

Awesome Affordable DIY Raspberry Pi IKEA Arcade Table Created

If you are looking for a Raspberry Pi project to keep you busy this weekend you might be interested in this awesome project which transforms an IKEA …

The 9 best places to camp in and around Austin

Whether you prefer your camping primitive (you and your tent), premium (you and your RV), or somewhere in between, the Austin area is home to …

Which Wireless Tech is Right For You?

It seems these days all the electronics projects are wireless in some form. Whether you choose WiFi, Bluetooth Classic, Bluetooth Low Energy, ZigBee, …

Internet of Things

DIY - Concrete Garden Edging - Quiet Corner

Looking for an inexpensive, lasting way to set apart your planting beds? Use these steps to make concrete garden edging in any length you wish.<p>Always …

Landscaping

This newly-found 'Manx comet' is missing its tail. Why?

Tail-free comet: A piece of the early inner solar system – maybe even early Earth – was flung out to the Oort Cloud and has only now found its way …

The Naked 3D Fitness Tracker

"Have you ever tried to see what your butt looks like to other people?" asked Susan Rinkunas at <i>New York</i> magazine. Well, it's about to get a lot …

Fitness

Malware Posing as Legitimate Apps on Google Play, Security Firm Warns

The people most at risk of downloading Android malware on their mobile devices are those who install apps from unofficial third-party mobile …

You don’t know if that’s beef: The animals mixed into your meat might shock — and disgust — you

Meat substitution scandals are becoming more common: When researchers test meats, they often find unexpected things<p>Species substitution is rampant in the seafood industry, but how often do our furry and feathered protein sources get swapped? Was Horsegate the exception or the rule?<p>In 1995, …

The Best Amazon Deals We Could Find Today, April 30

As a recurring feature, our team combs the Web and shares some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. Here’s what caught our eye today, April</i> …

Gene-trification? Inside the Brooklyn lab where you can splice your own DNA

The biohacking movement has created a wealth of options for hobbyist scientists. In Brooklyn, a DIY lab offers a place for the curious to dabble<p>On a crowded stretch of Flatbush Avenue in Brooklyn, on the seventh floor of a building gentrification forgot, is a place where you can dabble in genetic …

hobbyist

Sleep-Wake Cycle Controlled by Salts in the Brain

<b>Danish research is behind a new epoch-making discovery, which may prove decisive to future brain research. The level of salts in the brain plays a</b> …