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Honda's Project 2&4 puts the thrill of a motorcycle on 4 wheels

Honda Project 2&4<p>It's easy to forget that Honda makes more than reliable family sedans. Once in a while, however, the Japanese car- and …

Supersize Your DIY Computing With Tiny Titan

Mmm, cores of Raspberry Pis.<p>Oak Ridge National Laboratory is most famously home to the Titan supercomputer, capable of performing more than 20 quadrillion calculations every second. But the lab also houses the lesser known “Tiny Titan,” whose nine processing units, or “cores,” are made from …

Powerpole fused distribution board

Brian Dorey writes:<p>We use Anderson Powerpole connectors on our ham radios and other 12 volt accessories in the house and we had always used leaded …

New Raspberry Pi B+ brings fixes and few improvements

Accidentally (or not) a new revision of Raspberry Pi have leaked to the Matrix... web. The new revision is called <b>Raspberry Pi B+</b> (the plus added). …

Enabling Remote Desktop Access with xdrp on a Raspberry Pi

If you need to run your Raspberry Pi “headless” (without a monitor) you can connect to it via SSH. But if you need access to the desktop then one …

Testing & Setting the USB current limiter on the Raspberry Pi B+

One of the features of the new Raspberry Pi B+ is improved power handling – particularly round the USB interfaces. There is a device connected to the …

Raspberry Pi

The CryptoCape For BeagleBone

[Josh Datko] was wandering around HOPE X showing off some of his wares and was kind enough to show off his CryptoCape to us. It’s an add on board for …

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The 10 Cleverest Ways to Use Linux to Fix Your Windows PC

You might not be ready to accept Linux as your desktop yet, but you can still use it to save your Windows PC—whether you need to reset passwords, …

How to give your Windows 8 PC a clean start with PC Refresh

PC Refresh and Reset has been available since the first release of Windows 8, but it has changed since Windows 8.1 and the more recent Windows 8.1 …

Software

Motorized Big Wheel Drift Trike speaks to your inner child

"The thing that really sets off our drift trike is the big 26-inch by 3.5-inch wheel," August Agner, owner of SFD Industries tells Gizmag. "It feels …

Motorcycles

Electric Solder Paste Dispenser Speeds Up Reflow Prep

[Geir Andersen] of Let’s Make Robots has been venturing deeper and deeper into the wonderful world of surface mounted devices, which as you know, can …

Power a Car Diagnostics System with a Raspberry Pi

Every newer car has a OBD port where you can access real time data from all your car's sensors. DIYer studio CowFish wanted live access to this data, …

Raspberry Pi

5 things I learned autocrossing the Nissan BladeGlider mule

Don't be afraid of the narrow front track.<p>Next to the trailer, there were what at first glance appeared to be two Ariel Atoms basking in the sun at Zolder Circuit in Belgium. Sportbikes raced by on the track behind them; in front of the cars, a large parking lot full of cones. Next to the cars, …

Drift Theory: Razor’s Crazy Cart is the Best $400 Emetic Around

Kids aren’t into cars, you say? Look at the sales of the latest Gran Turismo or Forza video games, or the number of hits on any Ken Block gymkhana video. They’re into cars, all right; they’re just ­getting their kicks from the couch. But how to instill an appreciation for the visceral world over …

Cool Stuff

Vanhawks Valour Brings The Connected Bike To The Streets

Bicycles are a useful way to get around, but they’re not exactly what you call intelligent. Most advanced with the bicycle have largely centered …

Sada hubless bike folds down to the size of an umbrella

Italian designer Gianluca Sada has been working on the bike since 2008. He completed construction of an aluminum alloy working prototype three years …

Prototypes

ISI Technology Reinvents The Water Heater With The Heatworks Model 1

Water heaters aren’t exactly the most splashy consumer product. But they’re key to comfortable living. Meet the Heatworks Model 1, a digital water heater using today’s technology, which ISI Technology is launching at TechCrunch Disrupt NY.<p>We all do it: Turn the water on and wander around the …

How to set up your own personal home cloud storage system

Advertisement<p>23 Comments<p>Storing documents on file sharing services like Dropbox and Google Drive has become a common practice online in the last five …

Google Drive

EVE by Bandit 9 Motorcycles

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>Art<br>• Design<br>• Motorcycles<br>• Steampunk<p>EVE is the latest design from Bandit 9 Motorcycles and will form the beginning of their new …

Motorcycles