Ian Fisher

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Roku player software cracked open temporarily, root now to run XBMC later

Roku's line of set-top boxes have been popular thanks to their simple controls, large set of available apps (recently expanded to include YouTube for the new Roku 3) and hardware ranging in price from inexpensive to downright cheap. Still, despite an active and encouraged developer community with …

How to Recreate the 360-Degree Effect from ‘The Matrix’ Using One Camera and Mirrors

Mark Rober demonstrates how to recreate the 360-degree effect from <i>The Matrix</i> — which makes time appear to stop entirely — using a single camera and a …

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How to Make a Wooden Viking-Style Beer Mug

Flanders, Belgium designer bricobart of Yak-Proof demonstrates how to make a Viking-style beer mug out of wood in his step-by-step Instructables …

How to Open Shaken Soda Without Making a Mess Using the ‘Soda Ninja Swipe’

Grant Thompson, a.k.a. “The King of Random,” demonstrates how to open a shaken bottle of soda without making a mess using the “Soda Ninja Swipe.” If …

How to Make ‘Star Wars’ Death Star LED Ornaments That Light Up

“<i>That’s no Moon!</i>”<p>Nashville-based craftycounterpart demonstrates how to make <i>Star Wars</i> Death Star LED ornaments that light up in their step-by-step …

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How to Buy, Store, and Cook Brussels Sprouts, In Season in December

Tips on buying, storing, and cooking Brussels sprouts, in season in December<p>Earthy, nutty-tasting Brussels sprouts get a bad rap because they are so easy to overcook, resulting in a mushy texture and pungent aroma. When cooked properly, these little cabbages are crisp-tender, with a pleasant crunch …

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How To: Unsend An Email

We've all been there: against your better judgement, you sent an email that should have never been sent. You write your boss and detail all the …

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How Should You Treat Your Medical Emergency (If You're on a TV Show)

Medical emergencies on television dramas are very different from real life. In real life, you will want to seek medical help, which may save your …

Build Your Own Photo Booth

Plus! A 1932 DIY pocket camera from the pages of Popular Science"<p>NOW: INSTAGRAM PHOTO BOOTH<p>Alexander Morris lugged a camera around everywhere during high school, making him the unofficial class photographer. Even after he graduated last year, his alma mater in Antrim, Northern Ireland, asked him to …

Spherebot reloaded: Customize your Xmas

Boris Landoni from Open Electronics has designed and built another Christmas project the Spherebot, an open-source robot to draw on spherical objects:<p>…

How It Works: A 3-D Printer For Liver Tissue

The first commercial 3-D bioprinter, Organovo's NovoGen MMX Bioprinter, is manufacturing functional liver tissues that will soon help biochemists test new drugs. Here’s a look at the printing process.<p><b>Step 1</b>: Engineers load one syringe with a bio-ink (A) made up of spheroids that each contain tens …

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DIY: Bottle-Fed Paperwhites

Chilly weather means that I spend a lot more time inside than I’d like to. Happily, I’ve found one January treat that brightens even my most …

A LEGO Version Of The Last Of Us

(Video Link)<p>Naughty Dog Studio’s post apocalyptic video game The Last Of Us created quite a stir when it debuted this summer, due in part to the …

The Best, Worst and Weirdest of the Week - PAPER

<b>A.S.</b><p><b>A.S.</b><p><b></b><p><b></b><p><b>Best Transformation:</b><p>Jaimie Warren's performance at Bushwick Gone Basel last Sunday night, during which the artist transformed from Little Richard to G.G. Alin. <b>--E.T.</b><p><b>Most Goosebump-Enducing Moment of the Week:</b> The Soweto Gospel Choir flash mob tribute to Nelson Mandela. Dressed as grocery …

Beautiful Photos of Nude Optical Illusions

Klecksography, or inkblot art, is used most famously in the Rorschach inkblot test. Artist Oliver Valsecchi, who we learned about on Fubiz, has …