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DIY GoPole Reach


How to make a SAFETY LEASH for your GoPro camera - GoPro DIY #6


SkyProwler combines a quadcopter and a fixed-wing airplane in one device

Arizona-based start-up Krossblade is developing a five-passenger "flying car"-type vehicle known as the SkyCruiser. Among other things, plans call …


The Ex-Googlers Building Drones That Anybody Can Pilot With a Phone

Full confession: I've taken a drone selfie.<p>I did it the other day, in the afternoon sunshine along a scenic stretch of San Francisco Bay. I was …


Hobbyists Use First-Person Video Headsets to Race Drones on a Snowy Day in New York City

Motherboard traveled to the Bronx to spend a cold February day with the New York City Drone User Group, who race UAVs with the aid of first-person …

This Tough-as-Hell Drone Was Made for Aerial Combat

Most device-makers don't have to design for use cases in which their gadget will be slammed into a wall, shot at, or engulfed in flames. For drone …


Producing Decent Aerial Video on a Budget

You’ve all seen them. Videos produced via quadcopter that are smooth as glass with awesome music tracks that look ready for the big screen. Then you …

FPV for Beginners - a quick DIY quadcopter project

FPV (First Person View) is the term used to describe a ground level view of what the camera on your quadcopter is seeing. Current systems use various …

200 Beginner tips for Quadcopters and the DJI Phantom | JarvieDigital Photography Blog

<b>200 Beginner tips for Quadcopters and the DJI Phantom</b><p>If you’re interested in this hobby let me save you a bunch of hours and catch you up to what …

Flite Test | DIY Micro 5.8Ghz FPV


Drone Racing, 'Star Wars'-Style, in the Snowy Bronx

Meet the gearheads trying to make first person view drone racing a new sport.<p>​It seems unlikely that we'll be zipping around on Star Wars-style pod racers anytime soon. But, gather up a few drones, some first person view video goggles, and a bunch of diehard pilots willing to hang out in a …


How to Install Android on Raspberry Pi ? Raspberry Pi Projects

How to make a Raspberry Pi arcade (with NO programming)

You’ll need a control board like this IPAC-2.<p>Also, a Raspberry Pi and a small SD card.<p>Using free software, add the disk image to the SD card, in one …

Setting up Raspberry Pi with RaZberry

In my previous post, DIY Home Automation: The basics, I explained my motivations to build my own DIY Home Automation system and what my requirements …

Raspberry Pi

How to: Remote Desktop from Windows into your Raspberry Pi

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Folding Quadcopter for the holidays


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This is the most secure computer you’ll ever own

From the moment you boot up, your computer leaves footprints. Websites leave tracking cookies, following you from page to page and session to session, alongside the usual traces left by your IP address. Persistent logins from Google and Facebook tie each site visit to your offline identity. If …

Best Open Source Applications For Every Task You Imagine

If you’re thinking to purchase open source applications software with a mainly of high cost tag, you may wish to compare that to one amongst the open …

This summer, you can learn Linux free & online from Harvard & MIT

Want to learn Linux? The Linux Foundation announced today that it will be offering its $2,400 “Introduction to Linux” course for free through edX, the Harvard/MIT online learning platform that supports massive enrollment.<p>“EdX is a natural partner,” Linux Foundation vice president Amanda McPherson … turning the ashes of 'Flappy Bird' into a phoenix of coding education

The wildly simple yet infinitely frustrating game <i>Flappy Bird</i> is no more, though it continues to live on in countless clones. Now, the non-profit aimed at teaching people how to write code, has created a tool to make your own <i>Flappy Bird</i> game while learning some code at the same time.<p>The …

The 10 Best Budget Bourbons

With the holidays behind us, it's time to scale back, tighten the belt, buckle down, and engage in other cliches that mean spending less money on booze. This week, we'll start considering the best ways to save a little cash and still drink well, one spirit at a time.<p>Today, I'm covering bourbon. …

Sub-$500 Pocket Drone folds for transport and carries a GoPro

Two of the Pocket Drone's three prop arms swing in to either side of the third arm, which itself telescopes down. The landing struts also retract, …

RT @atari: These days it's easy to cheat in video games.