smas304

80 Flips | 1 Magazine | 24 Likes | 6 Following | @smas304 | Keep up with smas304 on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “smas304”

Move Over Standing Desks: Kids Learn Better with Pedal Desks

At Oakridge Elementary, students pedal their way past attention issues<p>Sitting still in class is a thing of the past. At least, that’s certainly the case for a few children at Oakridge Elementary School in Arlington, Virginia. The school recently added several of KidsFit’s two-person pedal desks to …

Ana White | Rotating Teen Storage Unit - DIY Projects

HANDMADE FROM THIS PLAN >><p>Projects built from this plan. Thank you for submitting brag posts, it's appreciated by all!<p>Shopping List:<p>3 sheets 1/2" …

Monthly Budgeting in Excel

Introduction: Monthly Budgeting in Excel<p>Many college students have little or no experience in handling money. Students should write down the monthly …

The EXOCET Chair by Stéphane Leathead

EXOCET, a new chair by Stéphane Leathead for all moments.<p>The EXOCET Chair is Stéphane Leathead’s first piece of furniture. Stéphane Leathead is a …

Smart Garage with Spark Core

James wanted a way to monitor the status of his garage door without having to actually look at the door. Fortunately, he has a knack with electronics and knows his way around connecting different sorts of systems together with code.<p>In the initial version of the project, James used an Arduino and …

The Smartest Commuter Bike

New carbon commuter by Vanhawks uses on-board sensors to learn how you ride<p>Everything’s connected nowadays. Our phones, TVs, watches, even our thermostats can communicate with one another and us in ways few ever imagined. Now a team of developers from Toronto has reimagined how commuters—and more …

Variable 3 point LED lighting kit for macro/miniature for $55

Welcome to my tutorial on how to make a 3 point light setup kit that allows you to vary the point LEDs independently. I wrote this for fun and i hope …

Elegant Self-Assembly IO Chair From Two-Toned Wood

Daydreaming, reading or relaxing in a cozy chair is a traditional part of life, and IO Chair is right what you need for these goals. Smooth, rounded …

Furniture

The pullup-pushup workout routine

PeopleImages / Getty<p>PeopleImages / Getty<p><b>Duration</b> 15-30<p><b>Exercises</b> 2<p><b>Equipment</b> X<p>Army bases, city parks, church gyms, and state prisons are full of guys …

Workouts

The Physics of Productivity

<i>James Clear writes about using behavioral science to master your habits and improve your health. His free guide, Transform Your Habits, has been downloaded more than 80,000 times. This post originally appeared on his blog.</i><p>In 1687, Sir Isaac Newton published his groundbreaking book, Mathematical …

Concentrate! How to tame a wandering mind

Procrastinate often? Caroline Williams does, so decided to find out if brain training could tackle her wandering mind. What she discovered could help everyone.<p>I am about to be zapped in the head with an electromagnet, once a second, for eight minutes. I fidget, trying to get comfortable in a huge …

The Brain

Cyclone Dust Separator Made From A Trash Can

Dust, like dog fur tends to accumulate everywhere and on everything. It seems no matter how much you dust, it returns only a few short days or even hours later. Working in a shop (wood, metal, etc.) only tends to increase the amount of dust accumulation to that of biblical proportions. Combating …

Garage Genie - Parking Remote Control

Introduction: Garage Genie - Parking & Remote Control<p>Second Prize in the<br>Glovebox Gadget Challenge<p>View Contest<p>The Garage Genie is a car automation …

Rustic DIY Pencil Holder

Trying to find the balance in function and aesthetic is a constant struggle for me. Add kids and their “stuff” into that and it feels like a loosing …

Square's First Chip Card Reader Is Now Available to Pre-order in the US

Mobile payment processor Square just launched its first chip-and-signature card reader that plugs into smartphones and tablets, thereby allowing merchants in the US to accept payments from both chip-based cards and magnetic-stripe cards. At $29 apiece, Square says the new Reader for Chip Cards is …

Stage 2:Raspberry Pi as IoT Node: Installing OS and Working with Raspberry Pi Over LAN without Monitor and Keyboard With Home File Server Case Study

Contents:<p><b>Figure 1.1 Conventional v/s Proposed Model of Working with Pi</b><p>Raspberry Pi is a smart piece of Hardware which runs on Linux. It provides …

Raspberry Pi

Raspberry Pi Alamode CNC Controller

Introduction: Raspberry Pi Alamode CNC Controller<p>About: US Air Force Viet Nam War Veteran More About cdtaylor51 »<p>This is my first attempt at an …

Arduino

PiFi Mini - The ultimate Raspberry Pi boombox

This post is about a project I've spent a considerable amount of time on, my goal was to not only create something that I would want to use but also …

What it Takes to be a Good Interior Photographer

Interior photography is the most challenging of all the professional genres of commercial photography. Every detail is critical. Every prop must be …

Articles about modern kids room custom bunk beds on Dwell.com - Dwell

Don’t overthink the process of creating ambiance in your living space: Today’s gadgets make kicking back a breeze.<p>Twenty years ago, interior architects Renaud de Poorter and Femke Holdrinet began collecting furniture.<p>West Elm and Inscape's new Workspace collection thinks outside the cubicle.<p>From …

Architecture

Bloglovin

<i>Note: This post is part of the Prepared Blogger‘s 30 Days of Preparedness series to celebrate National Preparedness Month.</i><p>Day 26: How to Filter and …

Snorkeling

Nimble Cargo Scooter

Nimble Cargo Scooter is the perfect vehicle for a trip to the market or grocery store near home, or a trip to the beach. Nimble is basically a …

Lotus Belle Tent

Lotus Belle are makers of beautiful handmade glamping tents, combining the best qualities of the bell tent and the yurt. Made from high-quality …

Klax Multi-tool

Klax is an ingenious solution that turns any stick into an axe or hammer. Klax clamps on to a handle or stick turning it into a functioning axe on …

Ultralight Collapsible Backpacking Stove

When backpacking, packing light is essential, this Collapsible Camp Stove is the perfect cooking solution for when you venture out into the wild. The …

Camping

Rhino Laces

Rhino Laces are known as "The only unbreakable laces on the planet”, the creators state that they cannot be burned, cut, chopped, sawed, destroyed, …

Fighting

Goruck Rucking Kits

Goruck have introduced several different Rucking Kits. The various kits offer buyers great deals and are discounted at about 15% to 30% depending on …

Pocket Shower

We love compact stuff that can save us precious space, specially when out on the trail and backpacking. Packing light is essential and this Pocket …

Camping