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Arduino and LEDs Transform Your Fan into a Video Game Display

Back in 2012 Irish video game designer Terry Cavanagh released his smash hit Super Hexagon to the world and four years later, it’s still highly favored among gamers today. The game is still available for most platforms including desktops and mobile devices, however for a more immersive venture, …

Cubase Tutorial: Recording Instruments Part Two – Perfecting Vocals

<b>In the previous instalment of our instrument recording series we looked at recording a basic demo of guitar and vocals into Cubase. Now we’re going</b> …

Recording Vocals in Cubase - Step-by-Step

<b>Andy Price continues his tutorial studying the art of vocal recording in this step-by-step…</b><p>1: Re-open the brief demo you recorded last time. Your …

Epic Animations That Will F**k With Your Brain

Make no mistake the incredible looping gifs of Polish visual artist Feliks Konczakowski are likely to send you into a trance.<p>He creates each sequence …

BSA’s 15 Most Popular Murals Of 2015 – A “Social” Survey

People’s Street Art preferences can be very hard to predict. On social media we can reliably tell you that opinions are unreliable. Murals that we …

The Ultimate Guide To Songwriting

<b>Earlier this year, our Cubase and Digital Editor Andy Price analysed various key elements of songwriting while using his DAW of choice: Cubase Pro 8.</b> …

This complete Arduino Starter Kit is nearly 90 percent off

Want to build your own robots? This complete Arduino Starter Kit and Course Bundle gets you all the hardware needed to get started, plus hands-on instruction to give you the know-how to build your own electronics through with no programming experience required. It's the perfect holiday gift for the …

Watch: Trippy LED Light Show Takes Flight in an Old Airliner

How would you like to explore the galaxy? Travel to faraway stars and nebulas, and maybe even see some alien life forms… Just take a trip through Porta Estellar and you’ll be transported light years away and back in just six Earth-minutes. It’s housed inside of an old DC-9 airplane. And while it …

Build This Water-Saving Toilet Tank Sink

Jon-A-Tron from Instructables has posted a project on how to build a toilet tank sink. I’ve been thinking about adding one of these to my bathroom and this certainly makes DIY look very doable.<p>Jon writes about the project:<p>Why use water you could drink to flush a toilet? This is a huge waste of a …

How to Design and 3D Print Your Own Custom Gaming Miniatures

Make Your Own Miniatures<p>There is a huge market for miniatures for Warhammer and other games. Even for table top and role playing games that are not strictly miniature-based, players often use minis to enhance game play. Some people love to paint minis and build their own action scenes.<p>Whatever your …

5 things that every plugin user should know

<b>Give us five minutes and we'll give you… five essential plugin-related tips! Read on for the bite-sized low-down on plugin wrappers, sidechaining,</b> …

Art Garfunkel on the 'Art' of a Great Live Show

One of the most recognizable and beloved voices in all of music, Art Garfunkel has been fine tuning his instrument since he was a small child, singing into a wire recorder he received from his father. He has since made a lasting mark on the music world as both a solo artist, and half of the …

Burning Man sculpture on $200m tech campus causes disquiet in Bay Area

Some residents aren’t happy with the 55ft sculpture – but the artist says the work is a statement about violence against women<p>San Leandro is a small city, half an hour’s drive from San Francisco. Formerly an industrial working class community, it is a last bastion of relative affordability in a …

The Yakuza: Photographs Of Japan's Criminal Underground Organization

<b>The Yakuza</b> - Japan's most notorious criminal organization.<p>To the Japanese locals, the Yazuka are noted for their intense brutality, tattoos and …

I Capture Miniature People Dealing With Everyday Life Objects

I’m a Thai designer named Poy. Photography is my passion – I’ve been doing that for several years and in a number of styles. Since last year, my …

4 Rituals That Will Make You Happy, According to Neuroscience

You get all kinds of happiness advice on the Internet from people who don’t know what they’re talking about. Don’t trust them.<p>Actually, don’t trust …

Experimenting with Arduino and IKEA DIODER LED Strips

<b>Introduction</b>A few weeks ago I found a DIODER LED strip set from a long-ago trek to IKEA, and considered that something could be done with it. So in …

What You Can Make With Plywood And Paint Sticks Will Totally Upgrade Your Kitchen

Have you always dreamt of having a butcher block countertop, but can't for the life of you find one that's affordable? Well, look no further, because …

Hollow Out a 2×4 for Your Next Project Enclosure

If you’re anything like me, then you have a lot of scrap wood lying around the shop and a bunch of electronic components on the workbench. Why not put them together? The following steps will show you how to create affordable, custom project enclosures out of common, inexpensive 2×4’s.<p>You will be …

How to make your tech beautiful enough to be in a museum

Your tech accessories are like works of art, and they should look like it, too.<p>As much as we use our laptops and smartphones in our everyday lives, …

Here's a sure-fire way to fall asleep as soon as you get into bed

en_US<p>article<p>What's more frustrating than getting into a cozy bed at night and not being able to sleep? Nothing is more frustrating! But there's a …

Projects for Dremel Tool

Dremels are so useful and versatile! Check out these projects for dremel tools and see what you can do with it!

Wood Coasters

DIY Sandblasting Cabinet and Etching Glass<p>Friendship Clock Build<p>Shiplap Wood Sign<p>PVC Class<p>Hi Mike<p>The coasters are beautiful! I'm trying to transfer …

Wood burning 101 - Techniques and Tricks

Hello everyone!This tutorial will give you a nice compilation of techniques and tricks for wood burning in any level of detail. As someone who loves …

How to Create an Android App With Android Studio

IoT Split-flap Weather Forecast Powered by XOD<p>INSANELY Loud 150W Bluetooth Speaker Boombox<p>Mini Oscillator Swatch<p>3D CAM and CNC Class<p>I need to a add …

DIY Beard Oil | The Art of Manliness

“Hey Fred, your beard is looking a little scraggly. Have you tried rubbing some beard oil in it? It’ll change your life, brother.”<p>Just like the mop …

18 amusing examples of London's subversive graffiti

Much graffiti serves no purpose other than to promote the tagger who's defacing the property, much like a dog marking his territory.<p>But there are a few street artists — Banksy is one — whose works arguably enhance their environment.<p>An anonymous London photographer who goes by the name Mobstr takes …

Podcast: How to Invent an Authentic Life | The Art of Manliness

The need to “discover your authentic self” has become an article of faith in the United States. There are thousands of blogs, books, and seminars …