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Introducing Eminent Cycles

More than just a new take on the consumer-direct model<p>We’ve been seeing brands integrate direct-to-consumer sales models for years. Others have gone …

Solar-powered prefab tiny house will do it all for $125K

The cost will cover site preparation, delivery, and installation of Koda<p>Last year, Estonian design collective Kodasema revealed a prototype of Koda, a prefabricated, energy-efficient, transportable (and chic) concrete micro home that captured the imagination of tiny home enthusiasts …

These minimalist prefab cabins are designed for human "recharging"

Innovative charging stations for cars or electronics are a dime a dozen these days, but finally, one savvy Danish company has created a place where …

The only recipe you need to conquer the delightfully tough new 'Legend of Zelda' game

The massive open-world of "The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild" is ridiculously dangerous.<p>If the Moblins don't get you, the elements probably will. In fact, just <i>existing</i> in the parts of Hyrule, "Breath of the Wild's" massive environment, will kill you.<p>There are, of course, a few things you can …

Building a GTX 1080 Ti-powered Hackintosh: hardware and performance results [Video]

In a previous article, posted shortly after Nvidia announced its new Pascal Mac drivers, I briefly discussed my plans to build a new Hackintosh. I’ve been planning and working on the machine for over a week, and I’m finally at the point where I can share the results of my journey.<p>This isn’t my …

Tiny house goes off-grid with big amenities

And a big price tag<p>Aching to get off the grid but can’t bear the thought of giving up a comfortable lifestyle? Well, this tiny home may just be the answer.<p>The Blue Heron is custom built by Canada-based Rewild Homes and is located on Vancouver Island in British Columbia. In 250 square feet, the …

The Mechanical Engineer's Pocket-Sized Bag

Not everyone needs a backpack or shoulder bag. Case in point, Everyday Carry reader Hamada’s bag, which is pocket-sized, but packed full of a variety …

Multi-tools

How to Get Enough Depth of Field for Landscapes at Night

One of the challenges of nighttime photography — particularly Milky Way and star photography — is to get enough depth of field. If you’re focused at …

What Time Is the New Korean War?

Is the United States going to war with North Korea this weekend? The short answer? Literally no one knows. The longer answer? Yes, we are definitely …

North Korea

Purple, a Utah mattress startup you’ve probably never heard of, is on track to unicorndom

You’ve likely never heard of this company if you live inside the Bay Area bubble, but Purple, a totally bootstrapped mattress startup, is using toxin-free, patented technology for a pressureless night’s sleep — and could become the first of the mattress unicorns.<p>Nearly a thousand miles away from …

Startups

New tiny house is a calming blank slate

The latest from the tiny house masters at Escape<p>Wisconsin-based purveyor of covetable tiny homes, Escape, has released another one of its mobile units, and this time, raw wood interiors and an exterior of Shou Sugi Ban, the Japanese technique of charred siding, take center stage.<p>Called, simply, …

100 Little Things in Zelda: Breath of the Wild That Will Blow Your Mind

Continued from Page 1<p>31) If you roll a small snowball down a hill it’ll pick up more and more snow, turning into a giant snowball.<p>Exit Theatre …

The best vaporizers for marijuana on the market right now — for under $300

Vaping: You've seen it everywhere. You've seen vapers blow dense clouds with great satisfaction. You've seen vape shops, which advertise "e-juice" …

Cannabis

How Sony Mirrorless Cameras Are Made

Want to see what goes on inside Sony’s main factory for digital cameras and lenses? Here’s a 4-minute video that shows how the Sony a7R II is …

Cameras

Adafruit's Arcade Bonnet Simplifies Making Your Own Raspberry Pi Arcade Machine

It seems like everyone aspires to make their own little retro game console with a Raspberry Pi, but one of the hurdles in doing so is wiring up your …

Review: Joli’s handmade leather sleeve is a pricey but well-made choice for MacBook Pro users

I first discovered Joli and their handmade leather sleeves a little over a year ago. Back then, I reviewed the company’s sleeves for the iPhone, iPad Pro, and 12-inch MacBook. Now, I’ve moved on from the 12-inch MacBook to the new MacBook Pro with Touch Bar.<p>Wanting to protect my pricey investment, …

Portable RetroPie Builds on the Shoulders of Giants

For anyone wanting to get that shot of nostalgia without the hassle of finding an NES Classic, the Retropie project is a great starting point. Of …

Etcher Is the Easiest Way to Make a Raspberry Pi SD Card

Windows/Mac/Linux: While it’s gotten easier over the years to make a Raspberry Pi SD card, it’s still a little confusing for people new to the idea …

This Is the Carbon Fiber Ordering Kit You Get When You Buy a Ford GT

Forza Motorsports' Alan Hartman is getting a GT. Lucky for us, he's sharing the ordering process.<p>Ford is rolling out the red carpet for GT buyers. Alan Hartman, one of the big figures behind <i>Forza Motorsport</i>, is getting a GT, and he's just shared the glorious carbon fiber order kit you get when …

Carbon Fiber

Smartphone add-on sees into your skin

Visible light – the light that we see with our unaided eyes – reflects off the outer layer of the skin. Ultraviolet light, however, penetrates below …

Standalone

This Declassified Report on Russian Hacking Makes Me Want to Die

A declassified 25-page summary of the report by FBI, CIA and NSA on “assessing Russian activities and intentions in recent US elections,” says that …

Russia

Roland targets beginners with new Go piano keyboards

Roland has arrived at CES in Las Vegas with a couple of ways to satisfy that New Year's resolution to learn to play the piano. Its new Go keyboards …

Music Production

The Game Boy's Being Brought Back From the Dead With Some Awesome Upgrades

Though there were several iterations and updates to Nintendo’s insanely popular handheld gaming system, the Game Boy was officially retired just over …

Retrogaming

Kingdom Death: Monster is the Everest of board games

Its graphic art style and wider universe detract from the masterful gameplay<p><b>This article is absolutely NSFW.</b><p>On my kitchen table was the ass end of a giant demon bird. I was inspecting its empty orifice, comparing it to a photo on my iPad. The directions said that I had to glue a tiny lump of human …

Fifth Element Camping

When I first fell in love with mountain biking I was living in San Francisco. Before too long I found myself spending more and more time driving …

Set Up a Raspberry Pi as a Live Streaming Camera That Broadcasts to YouTube

If you’ve ever wanted to live stream to YouTube but didn’t want to spend much money to do so, MakeUseOf has a guide for setting up a Raspberry Pi as …

The Advanced Guide to Setting Up a DIY Game Console with a Raspberry Pi

It’s no secret that turning a Raspberry Pi into a retro game console is hands-down the most popular, easy, and fun project you can do with a Pi. That …

Hex keys to Bond villain chic: The best houses of 2016

Casa Brutale<p>With its ambitious melding of brutalist muscle and lair-like aesthetic that would make any SPECTRE boss houseproud, OPA's Casa Brutale …

Architecture

Tiger Siberian Adventure Vehicle

Recreational Vehicles, or RVs, are pretty vanilla as far as road-going campers are concerned. They’re not too fancy and are just capable enough to …

Home Monitoring With Wireless Sensor Nodes

Things used in this project<p>Hardware components<p>Raspberry Pi 3 Model B<p>×<p>1<p>Buy from SparkFun<br>• Buy from Newark Element14<br>• Buy from ModMyPi<br>• Buy from CPC<br>• Buy from …