Matthew Lacayo

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Build A Miniature Plasma Cutter Using A Mechanical Pencil Lead (video)

Little Shop of Physics has built a miniature plasma cutter using a pencil lead together with 4 x 9 volt batteries and a couple of clips allowing you …

Fallout: New Vegas has two massive mods on the way, and one you can play right now

News of <i>Fallout 4</i> reminded many fans of the series (like me) of that one Fallout series game they never finished. For me, that was <i>Fallout: New Vegas.</i> Yes, I'm still outside the city, but with the help of a fan-made tweak I should be on my way shortly.<p>For some developers out there, the announcement …

If Superheroes Lived in Japanese Sengoko Period

What the powerful superheroes would look like if they lived in Japanese Sengoko period? A talented artist has come up with her <b>mashups</b> that will give …

Trint 3D Printer Built Using Plywood For $200

Estonian designer Kalle Lüütsepp has created the Trint 3D Printer using Plywood for just $200 and follows on from the design of CNC machines that …

Blood clots on a chip may mean better life-saving drugs

A device the size of a memory stick could shake up drug testing<p>Emulate, Inc. wants to miniaturize our bodily functions. The tech company is commercializing Harvard-pioneered technology known as Organs-on-Chips — a method of simulating organ systems on tiny microchips — and it now has used the …

You Can Now Download Tamagotchi On Your Apple Watch

Relive childhood memories with your favorite nagging blob<p>The real reason to buy an Apple Watch has finally come along: You can now download the Tamagotchi app on your techy timepiece.<p>If you’ve never heard of Tamagotchi, first of all, I’m sorry. The digital pets were all the rage in the late '90s …

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Dark tattoos can throw off Apple Watch's heart rate sensor

Here's one factor to take into account if you're still undecided about getting the Apple Watch: it doesn't seem to play well with tattoos. Several users revealed online that their devices act wonky when worn on a tattooed arm. The heart rate sensor wouldn't read their pulse, and the watch wouldn't …

Marvel’s Spider-Man Movie Might Have A New Title

Despite the previously announced animated <i>Spider-Man</i> film from Sony, the new live-action film from the Sony/Marvel deal is still very much in development. Kevin Feige et al. have been testing young actors left and right for the role of a high school-aged Peter Parker. And now it looks like the …

Tool Pen Mini Precision Multitool (video)

Mininch has created a new multitool call the Tool Pen Mini that they have launched over on the Kickstarter crowdfunding website and is built using …

As Weakest Class, Bloodborne Player Beats Game Without Ever Leveling Up

<b>THIS POST CONTAINS SOME BLOODBORNE SPOILERS:</b><p>One ultra-dedicated Bloodborne player has beaten From Software's punishingly difficult PlayStation 4 role-playing game without leveling up or using guns, all while playing as the game's weakest class.<p>YouTube user BOYvsVIDEOGAME (indeed, a fitting title), …

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This Guy Mocked Up Perfect VHS Cover Art For Modern TV Shows And Movies

Game Of Thrones, Breaking Bad and The Wolf Of Wall Street all get the retro treatment. H/T: Golem13.<p>He told BuzzFeed: "I created them for April Fools' Day, pretending I was a Parisian hipster named Stan who only watched modern TV and movies on VHS."

JumperPack Mini Jump Starter with USB Charger and LED Flashlight

Cyntur recently released their latest jump starter – JumperPack mini. In addition to jump start your car, it also works as a USB charger to provide …

Skyrim's subway map makes the Morthal-Solitude commute so much easier

Now, <i>this</i> is how to fast travel in <i>The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim.</i><p>From Reddit's Imaginary Maps subreddit (fascinating in its own right) comes this original work by user sylpheed — Skyrim imagined as a network of metro tubes. Gaze upon it full size here:<p>Like all good subway maps, this is schematic and …

New Apple TV reportedly coming this June with App Store and Siri

The new Apple TV may finally be on its way.<p>The device will reportedly debut at the World Wide Developers Conference in June, according to a report from Buzzfeed.<p>The new Apple TV will supposedly be made-over inside and out, including the introduction of Apple’s A8 chip (or something better, the …

A little black box makes it easy to unlock almost any iPhone even when it's secured with your fingerprint

The International Business Times reports that for just £120, anyone on the internet can buy specialist hardware that lets them hack into even the newest iPhones.<p><b>Here's how it works:</b><p>The main device used is called an IP-BOX. It works by "bruteforcing" iPhone passcodes, repeatedly guessing the …

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