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DIY Pellet Fed Boiler is Hot Stuff

[Firewalker] has designed a great pellet burning boiler (translated). Wood and biomass pellets have gained popularity over the last few years. While …

Roundup: 10 DIY Decor Projects Using String and Rope

I don't know about you, but I have an awful lot of string and rope stuffed into the back of my craft closet. I use little bits here and there... but …

How to automatically upload and share screenshots with Dropbox

Dropbox has been able to automatically upload photos from your desktop or smartphone to the cloud for a while now. To make things a little bit easier for people who frequently take screenshots, Dropbox has just added support for automatic screenshot uploads. Here's how to set it up:<p>After your …

Apps

Kitchen top to coffee table

<b>Materials:</b> Lagan/ Document coffee table<p><b>Description:</b> Just a simple wood/metal coffee table. Four Document magazine storage thingies are used as table …

Organize Your Space with DIY Bookshelves

So many books, so many collectibles, so little room… If you’re short on shelf space, this post is for you, especially if you feel like getting …

Roundup: 10 DIY Sinks and Vanities (and a Tub and Shower Too!)

DIYer's turning bowls into vessel sinks and dressers into vanities, aren't new ideas, but the DIYer's included in this roundup did it right. Also in …

Here’s How To Create Nested Folders In iOS 7

Throughout the iOS 7 beta process, we discovered quite a few glitches that offered some interesting customization. Unfortunately, most of those bugs …

The best hidden features in iOS 7

One hundred days and several hundred bug fixes after its announcement, iOS 7 is now available to download for iPhone 4 and later, iPad 2 and later, and the fifth-generation iPod touch. Apple claims there are "over 200" new features in its new OS, and by now you've probably heard all about the big …

A Few Tricks All The New iOS 7 Users Should Know

At long last, iOS 7 has arrived. That is, it arrived for everyone who didn’t say “Developer? Oh, yeah, I’m totally a developer. Cough” and wiggle into the Beta months ago.<p>iOS 7 is a strange new land, especially on day one. Out with the gradients, in with the trippy fluorescents. Your favorite app? …

iOS 7: All About Notification Center

- Sep 18, 2013<p>Notification Center was first introduced with iOS 5. In its infancy, it was intended mostly as a central location to view notifications …

The difference between the Space Gray iPhone 5s and the black iPhone 5

One of the number one questions/comments I've had this morning since picking up the Space Gray iPhone 5s; does it/it doesn't look any different to …

iPhone

Apple’s iOS 7 includes a surprise: a ticket to the next generation of the internet

For five years, researchers have toiled over an obscure bit of fundamental internet infrastructure that promises to make the connections to our mobile devices faster and more reliable than ever, and if you’ve already downloaded Apple’s iOS 7 to your iPhone or iPad, you could be using it …

Internet of Things

Report: Microsoft is creating a cross-Windows virtual assistant called Cortana

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>Fans of the Xbox first-person shooter series <i>Halo</i> will immediately recognize the name Cortana. She’s the anthropomorphized AI …