Travis Hill

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Megasquirting My 1983 Datsun Z

When Dinosaurs Drove to Work<p>Back in the mid 1980’s I worked at a company called Commodore Business Machines, a company that made home computers where …

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Ryan Reynolds’ fatherhood tweets are the perfect antidote for dad bloggers

Ryan Reynolds’ fatherhood tweets are the perfect antidote for dad bloggers<p>Ryan Reynolds has a one-year-old daughter, and those in possession of an …

Top Gear’s greatest ever car? A BMW banger that cost £1500

What’s the best car Clarkson, Hammond and May ever featured on their iteration of <i>Top Gear</i>? Go on, rack your brains. Have a ponder. The Bugatti Veyron Super Sport, perhaps, in which James May hit 259mph? One of the McLaren P1, Ferrari LaFerrari or Porsche 918 Spyder, the “holy trinity” of hybrid …

Build a Raspberry Pi-Powered Linux Laptop That Fits in Your Pocket

I made this little Nintendo DS sized computer using a Raspberry Pi and a bunch of off-the-shelf parts. It is a fully functional linux computer that can do most things a full system can (games, web stuff, videos, music etc).<p>You can also output the video to an external monitor, transforming it into a …

Make a BLDC Motor From Scraps You Can Find In The Garage

Think you’ve got what it takes to build a homebrew brushless motor? As [JaycubL] shows us, it turns out that a bldc motor may be living in pieces …

Weekend Science: Turn Your Smartphone Into a Microscope

Ahh, Sunday. Time for coffee, lounging around, and … microbes? Why not? The video above will show you how to make your own microscope so you can see …

How to Build a Hidden TV Lift Cabinet

Hide your television when not in use by building this TV lift cabinet.<p>Some people consider a television an eyesore and feel that it detracts from the design of their home. If that describes you, or you simply want to regain some space, try building this hidden TV lift cabinet.<p>You can purchase a …

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Owners can alter software without breaching carmakers’ intellectual property rights, says Library of Congress, though any changes must not break law<p>Car owners and security experts can tinker with automobile software without incurring US copyright liability, according to newly issued guidelines that …

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