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Flying Pants – 3D printed Flapping Plane - Hacked Gadgets – DIY Tech Blog

I can see the wind up flying pants (translated) become an instant hit. In this prototype you see the parts were printed on a 3D printer and the wings …

Sunrise Alarm Clock - Hacked Gadgets – DIY Tech Blog

Waking up gradually is a great way to start your day. There are two methods that are normally done to do this sound and light. I often set my phone …

RGB LED Strip Lights controlled by an Android and Arduino system - Hacked Gadgets – DIY Tech Blog

If you need an easy way to control the light color of your strip lights this weekend project uses an android phone to send data to an Arduino via a …

PIXY – Smart Vision Sensor - Hacked Gadgets – DIY Tech Blog

The Pixy shows what is possible if you off load the complex task of video processing when it comes to vision processing. The kickstarter is already …

Calculator Powered by a Transistor Solar Cell - Hacked Gadgets – DIY Tech Blog

Who knew you could use the guts of a power transistor as a solar cell! Steven fromRimStar even takes it a step further and chains five 2n3055 in a …

DIY RC Hovercraft - Hacked Gadgets – DIY Tech Blog

ScratchBuiltAircraft had some extra parts laying around and decided to slap together a quick RC Hovercraft. It looks very controllable even though …

Top Five Laptop Labor Day Deals & Sales for 2013

It’s Labor Day Weekend as we approach the first Monday of September (that’d be September 2nd for those not keeping track), and Back to School Season …

CSR Creates A Bluetooth Keyboard As Thin And Flexible As Paper

Flexible electronics are going to become more and more important in the future. As we incorporate more sensors and computing power into our clothes, …

So "Direct Brain-To-Brain Communication" Is Real Now

The idea that we’ll someday be able to read each other’s minds, either with technology or because we evolve to become psionic, is as beloved in …

Make Super Ice With The Superman Ice Cube Tray

The Man of Steel is no joke and is one of the most powerful superheroes out there. Add some fun to your beverages by creating super ice cubes with …

9 Features Every Photography Website Needs Now

Do you typically update your photography website on looks alone? Silly snapper! There is so much more to consider when putting together your website. …

Photoshop King Erik Johansson Uses Photography to Capture Ideas, Not Moments

Erik Johansson, a Swedish photographer and retouch artist, spends countless hours editing his images in Photoshop, adding layer upon layer mask, …

Photography

New images, video leak of Sony's snap-on smartphone cameras

<b>New images have emerged of Sony's snap-on smartphone lenses, the DSC-QX10 and DSC-QX100, which each pack an entire camera inside.</b><p>With Sony due to …

Android KitKat unveiled in Google surprise move

Technology reporter<p>Google is calling the next version of its mobile operating system Android KitKat.<p>The news comes as a surprise as the firm had previously indicated version 4.4 of the OS would be Key Lime Pie.<p>The decision to brand the software with the name of Nestle's chocolate bar is likely to …

Android News

Google might have just accidentally revealed the Nexus 5

Google has been busy partnering with Nestle for a KitKat themed Android 4.4 release, but it seems all the chocolate excitement may have given us an early look at the Nexus 5. In a promotional video accompanying the KitKat announcement, a Google employee can be seen taking pictures, at around 38 …

New timeline for origin of ancient Egypt

<b>A new timeline for the origin of ancient Egypt has been established by scientists.</b><p>A team from the UK found that the transformation from a land of disparate farmers into a state ruled by a king was more rapid than previously thought.<p>Using radiocarbon dating and computer models, they believe the …