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Amazon Unveils How To Build Your Own Alexa Approved Raspberry Pi-Powered Echo Smart Speaker

The Amazon Echo has been a pretty hot gadget to have around the home. At its core, the Echo is a smart speaker system which can respond to voice …

A daycare inside a nursing home? It's pure magic

An intergenerational program in Seattle helps the elderly and the young find common ground.<p>Some of the most innovative ideas for the future are …

Mobile Solar Power Plant

Doomsday preppers, hoarders, take note…<p>Electrical power can go down at any time due to natural disasters, overwhelmed power stations and, of course, various apocalypses. Still, in those times, some of the more thrifty individuals turn to gas powered generators to keep their frozen burritos cool and …

All the Common Electronics Components Explained for Beginners

Electronics components range widely in size and function. From a beginner's point of view, it's hard to know where to start digging in. Programmer …

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Make a Biogas Generator to Produce Your Own Natural Gas - Renewable Energy

You can use many household organic “waste” materials to produce your own natural gas for cooking, lighting, and space and water heating. This gas, …

How to Create a Custom Google Now Command for Anything on Android

Google Now already has a ton of useful voice commands built in. Thanks to a recent update to Tasker plugin AutoVoice, though, you can now create your …

Train Your Brain to Get Smarter, Faster

Though we can't all hope to match Sherlock Holmes' preternatural deduction abilities and knack for witty repartee, with a little practice you can …

23 adorable photos that will change the way you think about rats

These cute rats cuddle with anything, from teddy bears to mittens.<p>Rats can be super-adorable, including curling up with tiny teddy bears! (Photo: …

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