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Find the Right Linux-Friendly Single Board Computer with This List

The Raspberry Pi might be the most popular single board computer out there for Linux projects, but it's certainly not your only option. The folks …

Give the Gift of Creativity with These DIY Tools and Maker Kits

Maker kits and DIY tools are perfect for that crafty person in your life—supporting hobbies and also perhaps presenting new experiences. Here are …

Gerber Ghostrike Knife

If you're carrying a knife for personal protection, odds are you don't want to announce it to the world. Which is why they make blades like the …

Handy

The Modbook Pro X Turns Your Retina MacBook Pro Into A Graphics Tablet

Modbook has been making tablets out of Mac portables for years, combining the Apple computers with Wacom digitizers to let digital artists have all-in-one graphics-creating powerhouses that run full OS X software and come with ample pressure sensitivity. Now, the company’s latest effort …

Modbook Pro X recreates MacBook Pro Retina as uber-tablet

MacBook-to-tablet convertor Modbook is back with a new model, the Modbook Pro X, turning the latest MacBook Pro into a pen-enabled graphics …

Gear & Gadgets

What Silicon Valley refuses to learn from Steve Jobs

Just about every tech leader in Silicon Valley says they admire Steve Jobs, but when it comes to following his lead, where’s the love?<p>Visit any hacker hangout, tech firm, or investment company in Silicon Valley, and you’re sure to hear people say how much they admire Steve Jobs. They’ll say that he …

Spark Labs Raises $4.9 Million For An Internet Of Things OS

Spark Labs, the same folks who made this open-source Nest-like thermostat, has raised $4.9 million in Series A funding led by Lion Wells Capital, and with participation from O’Reilly AlphaTech Ventures, SOSventures, and Collaborative Fund, as well as a host of angel investors.<p>Spark Labs develops …

Learn to Navigate All of OS X with Keyboard Shortcuts and This Guide

We've talked plenty about the importance of learning basic keyboard shortcuts, but if you really want to dig into some of the more obscure navigation …

Transcend Introduces JetDrive Lite Expansion Cards Up to 128GB for MacBook Air, Retina Macbook Pro

Transcend has introduced new JetDrive Lite expansion cards designed to increase the storage capacity of the MacBook Air and the MacBook Pro with Retina display. The cards provide up to 128 GB of additional storage for less than $100.<p>The new JetDrive Lite expansion cards are tailor-made with a flush …

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PiUPS Raspberry Pi Uninterruptible Power Supply (video)

Raspberry Pi developers looking for a convenient and portable power supply or uninterruptible power supply to provide juice to their projects, might …

WD My Cloud EX2 review: Everything a connected home needs - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The <b>WD My Cloud EX2</b> is speedy, easy to use and affordable. The server's mobile-enabled personal cloud feature is a bonus for frequent travelers.<p><b>The Bad</b> The mobile app supports a limited number of file formats for playback, has no search function, and doesn't allow you to sort by content …

Apps

Github releases Atom, a text-editor for coders

Github today took the wraps off a new text editor named Atom. The company has been working on Atom for over six years and has made the new editor available as part of an invite-only beta program.<p>In a post announcing the new editor today, Github said that Atom began as an experiment and quickly …

Arduino Alternatives: 5 Microcontrollers You Should Know

If you're growing bored with your Raspberry Pi or Arduino, try working with one of these.<p>If you're growing bored with your Raspberry Pi or Arduino, try working with one of these.

15 Ways to Fix Everything With Vinegar

Made a mess? Look no further than your kitchen cupboard<p>Made a mess? Look no further than your kitchen cupboard

Need occasional access to Windows on your Mac? Install it from a USB key …

If you need occasional access to Windows and don’t want to install it from a DVD, a how-to guide by Sam Power may have the perfect solution. It talks you through exactly how to create a Bootcamp-compatible USB key installer for either Windows 7 or 8 compatible.<p>A 4GB USB key is sufficient, and the …

Occidentalis Tweaks the Raspberry Pi OS for Electronics Hacking

The Raspberry Pi is already set up pretty nicely for doing pretty much whatever you want with it, but if you're looking to run some of your own …

Raspberry Pi

Arduino misconceptions 6: a 9V battery is a good power source

This one has come up a lot recently on the Arduino subreddit and Electronics stackexchange – can I power my Arduino with a 9V battery?<p>The quick …

The Adafruit Trinket Is a Tiny, Versatile Microcontroller

You've got all kinds of choices for microcontrollers for your DIY projects, but Adafruit's newest, the Trinket, is a tiny, Arduino-powered board that …

Microduino: Arduino in your pocket, small, stackable, smart

MICRODUINO FEATURED IN...<p>.<p>MICRODUINO IS...<p>A small sized board that packs a great punch!<p>The Microduino series is a 100% Arduino compatible open source …

Passive Bluetooth keyless entry system

Modern smart keys allow you to keep the key fob in your pocket or purse while you simply grab the handle and tug the door open. [Phil] decided he …

14 Cool Arduino Projects That Will Make Your Life Awesome

Arduino

Intro to Hardware Hacking on the Arduino

ATtiny85 ISP! Shrink your Arduino projects with ease!

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DIY Hacks & How To’s: Make a Proximity Sensor to Automate Your Haunted House

When automating special effects, the most important part is making sure that they are well timed. For live events such as a haunted house, the best way to get the timing right is to use sensors to detect where your guests are and when they reach various locations. So for this Halloween, I am doing …

Make your own universal RFID key with Arduino

After seeing a similar project, Doug Cameron went ahead and reproduced his own universal RFID key as a challenge and form of entertainment. A …

Androino! Control an Arduino From Your Android Device Using a Cheap Bluetooth Module.

Knife Sharpening Angle Coach With Bluetooth & Arduino<p>Desktop CT and 3D Scanner With Arduino<p>Arduino Class<p>find the code given in below link and …

Arduino

Use Arduino to program non-Arduino AVR microcontrollers

If you find yourself flashing Arduino bootloaders onto various boards, working with AVR-based projects or uploading firmware to various projects - …