Richard Stipelcovich

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Steve Beaton Talks Darts and How to Throw

Dunga: Barca and Neymar not suited for each other

World champion in 1994, runner-up in 1998 and national team coach in 2010 for South Africa, Carlos Dunga gives his view of the World Cup and talks about Brazil's current form.<p>Dunga: Barca and Neymar not suited for each other<p>07/03/2014<p>World champion in 1994, runner-up in 1998 and national team coach …

A Silverlink clone to rescue pre-USB calculators

Geekboy1011 over at the Cemetech forum has been working on a Silverlink clone software for the Arduino Leonardo (ATmega32U4) microcontroller …

How to get a free EpiPen copay card, up to $300

EpiPens come in two strengths, regular and junior. The junior size is for children up to 66 lbs. Both strengths are eligible for the $0 co-pay …

Tado unveils Cooling system for smartening up air conditioning systems

Want to stick some smarts into your old non-connected air conditioning system rather than buying some fancy-pants new unit? Tado, the German Nest(s …

Farmers Market Tips from a Farmers Market Manager

Has your favorite market started its season? With the cost of food climbing and interest in local foods growing, you might be wondering how to get …

DIY Video Game Plushies from 3D Models

Make stuffed animals of your favorite video game heroes and monsters.<p><i>This project first appeared in MAKE Volume 38, on pages 72–75.</i><p>I’ve played a lot of video games, in particular the multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) called <i>Dota 2</i>. In <i>Dota 2</i>, there was a monster that I loved. I wanted a plushie …

Not Your Typical ATX Power Supply Hack

Power supplies are essential for at home tinkering and electronics hacking. Unfortunately, they’re really quite expensive, and a bit out of reach for …

DIY Kitchen Makeover | How to Paint Cabinets

This post is for anyone who hates their kitchen cabinets and is thinking of doing a DIY Kitchen Makeover and transforming the cabinets with paint. I …

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Review: New Metal Printrbot Simple

Printrbot has been on my radar since the release of the low-cost and high-value Simple. Since then, Printrbot has been busy. They recently released the all-new metal Printrbot Simple, which is faster, larger, more accurate and even quieter than the last one.<p>This printer has been upgraded in every …

Hack Your Hardware With the Help of New Site, Tindie

What if we told you there was a marketplace out there dedicated to promoting hardware hacks, à la DIY digital camera, smart home systems, ultra thin, flexible circuit boards and cocktail dispensing robots? Chances are, you’d want to know about that. (Hasn’t everyone dreamed about the real-life …

Phenox: Wherein Quadcopters Get FPGAs

The computing power inside a quadcopter is enough to read a few gyros and accelerometers, do some math, and figure out how much power to send to the …

6 Essential Elements to Growing Herbs in Pots

A fun way to grow herbs in pots<p>Growing herbs in pots is one of the easiest ways to have fresh herbs at your fingertips. There are just a few basic …

Gardening

10 Easy Kitchen Herb Garden Ideas to Grow Culinary herbs

Looking for a few new ideas for growing fresh herbs this year? Need a little inspiration to get you started? You have come to the right place. Here …

Gardening

Herb Gardens 30 great Herb Garden Ideas

Well Spring has sprung…the sun is shining…the birds are singing…the sky is blue…do you know what this is a sign of? The season is telling you to …

10 Tips & Tricks for Staining Wood

I got the chance to sit in on a Staining 101 session at the Haven Conference back in June, and I thought I would share some of the things I learned, …

Grow Your Own Spuds. Plant a Potato Barrel This Week.

Growing potatoes in a potato barrel, a 50-gallon trash can or a whiskey barrel makes sense. Soil is easily added, potatoes are quickly planted, …

DC Mini Maker Faire: Call for Makers

On Sunday, June 8th, the first DC Mini Maker Faire will take place in our nation’s capitol, showcasing American innovation, ingenuity, and creativity—and giving Makers at the grassroots a chance to connect with Makers inside of our most powerful federal institutions. The DC Mini Maker Faire will …

Decorated Coffee Swiss Roll with Step-by-Step Pictorial (彩繪咖啡瑞士卷)

Many of you have requested a Coffee Swiss Roll recipe in comments and emails ever since I posted the Chocolate Yule Log (recipe here) and the …

Clay Pot Smoker

Make an inexpensive smoker with stuff you can get at a home improvement store.<p>Barbecue is not the same thing as grilling.<p>True barbecue involves cooking meat over low heat for a long time – often for many hours. I have a grill (a Weber kettle), but having to manage the fire for hours isn’t a lot of …

Adobe adds 3D printing capabilities to Photoshop CC

<b>An update to Adobe's Photoshop CC will allow creatives to send designs straight to 3D printers with the same workflow used for other Photoshop tasks.</b><p>As with all updates to the Creative Cloud (CC) software suite, additional 3D printing features will be available as an instant download to all users …

Hantek PPS 2320A review

Alan Parekh of Hacked Gadgets writes:<p>Thanks to Circuit Specialists for sending in this 3 chanel power supply. The Hantek PPS 2320A sure packs in a …

No Jointer Needed! Flatten and Edge Wide Planks!

Blobless Printing With Velocity Extrusion

The current crop of 3D printers are technically four-axis machines, with three axes of movement and a fourth for the position of the filament. [Bas] …

Upcycling Old Jewelry with Enamel

<i>This is a sponsored post. I received a fantastic box of art supplies from the new Martha Stewart Jewelry line. The tutorial is my own. To read my</i> …

Start a Medicinal Herb Garden with Culinary Herbs

Growing medicinal herbs is fun, economical and easy! Whether you have a large garden site or simply a pot on a window sill, you can start your own …

Gardening

The Phidgets Solar Powered Weather Station

Yes, it’s a weather station, one of those things that records data from a suite of sensors for a compact and robust way of logging atmospheric …

plain to pattern

This pattern might look a bit familiar and you’d be right! I liked the dabbed paint affect from the DIY phone pouch so much that I thought it needed …