Sam Slater

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40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World

If you’re a visual learner like myself, then you know maps, charts and infographics can really help bring data and information to life. Maps can make …

6 Spotify Apps You'll Use Every Day

With more than 15 million songs on Spotify, deciding what to listen to can be overwhelming. This list highlights the best Spotify apps for …

12 Tool Gifts for the DIY Dad

These are the tools that dads want and probably check out in catalogs or store shelves but might hold off on buying. They'll make his Father's Day. We started with the least expensive and worked up to the one that'll make you open your wallet a bit wider.<p>These are the tools that dads want and …

How to Play Go

Go is a game where two players contest for territory; it is perhaps the oldest board game in the world. The rules are simple and you can learn them …

Roundup: 8 Easy Outdoor Lighting Projects

Lighting is a crucial part of any space, and the backyard is no exception. But outdoor lighting options can be pretty generic. So why not make your …

How to Do Computer Yoga

Are your muscles tense right now? Try taking a little break. Computer yoga will help to resolve that tension. You can try yoga poses where you stay …

Mapping Buildings with a Kinect

This cool mapping system created by MIT uses a Kinect motion tracker, a laser range finder, GPS, and inertial sensors to map out the interior of a building. [via Beyond the Beyond]

Resin Casting: Going from CAD to Engineering-Grade Plastic Parts

Synthetic polymers play a role in almost every single commercially manufactured item on the planet. Plastics are not just ubiquitous, but extremely versatile: some of them are incredibly stretchy, while some are hard as nails; some are crystal clear, and others come in all colors of the rainbow; …

iPoise

<b>Materials:</b> TERTIAL lamp, 4world iPad bracket<p><b>Description:</b> Taking the TERTIAL lamp (£8.50) from Ikea remove the lamp fitting and flatten bracket<p>Then …

How to Escape the Cult of "Busy"

People who often say they're "too busy" or "crazy busy" sound like buzzing busy signals. And when you start sounding like an appliance, it makes it …

Build Your Own Bodyweight Home Gym with Cheap PVC Pipe

If you're not looking to dump $1,000 on a home gym system, The Art of Manliness shows off how to build your own bodyweight gym for about $150 using …