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How to download Kodi on your iPhone or iPad without jailbreaking

There is no official Kodi app that will allow you to use Kodi on your iPhone or iPad, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t other ways to download it. …

iOS

Ab Rogers Design creates 19-square-metre apartment in London

Hackney-based studio Ab Rogers Design has managed to squeeze a kitchen, bed and bathroom into this 19-square-metre concept apartment by creating a …

Build a Thermoelectric Generator, Like the Ones That Power Deep Space Missions

The phrase "heat engine" might trigger some bad memories from your introductory thermodynamics course. But don't worry, I am going to show you the …

Nanotech

Custom Arduino to Keep CAN Steering Wheel Buttons With New Car Stereo

I decided to replace the original car stereo in my Volvo V70 -02 with a new stereo so I will be able to enjoy stuff like mp3, bluetooth and …

Arduino

Raspberry Pi Pmod HAT Adds Plug And Play Support For Rapid Prototyping

Raspberry Pi uses searching for a quick way to add extra modules to their Raspberry Pi using plug-and-play support and requiring only that the host …

3D printing project makes the Speccy portable

Before 1980, home computers were something of a rarity, being priced well beyond the reach of many. UK tech entrepreneur Sir Clive Sinclair was among …

Tiny Raspberry Pi Remote Controlled Truck

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts looking for inspiration for their next project may be interested in a new mini robot created by Omkar Joglekar who has used …

Raspberry Pi

Building a Compact Digital TV Transmitter with Raspberry Pi Zero, Pi Camera, and LimeSDR Mini USB SDR Board

There are few affordable standalone systems that allow you to transmit video over the air, and back in 2016, I had the chance to check out V-Bridge …

Raspberry Pi

Learn How to Machine Quilt with Our Easy Tutorials

Machine Quilting Tips and Techniques<p>Like any other quilting skill, learning how to machine quilt takes a bit of practice. But you'll find that some …

Google wants to prevent technology from simply replacing humans

The search giant outlines three ways to help address concerns that US workers might be left behind in the next Industrial Revolution.<p>Editor's Pick<p>With the rapid progress being made in fields like robotics, artificial intelligence, and nanotechnology, it wouldn’t be an exaggeration to say that …

How to use stepper motors from old printers

I have been using stepper motors for a while now, and they are fantastic for all sorts of robotic projects.<p>Today I will share the things I have …

Make your own VPN server to protect your devices from prying eyes

Use a cheap PC to set up a VPN server so all the devices on your network are protected<p>Growing numbers of users concerned about their privacy or …

Tinkercad does Arduino

If you’ve done 3D printing, you’ve probably at least heard of Tinkercad. This popular CAD package runs in your browser and was rescued from oblivion …

Arduino

How to Get Alexa to Call Your Phone

We've all misplaced our phone from time to time, so wouldn't it be handy if Alexa could help you locate it? There are a few third-party skills that …

The Smart Keyboard makes the 10.5-inch iPad Pro a better device [Video]

I’ve used a few third-party keyboards with the iPad Pro in the past, but for some strange reason I’ve never opted to give Apple’s very-own Smart Keyboard a fair shake. In hindsight, that was a huge miscalculation on my part, as I’m quickly learning since I received the 10.5-inch iPad Pro with Smart …

IPad Pro

3D Printed Linear Actuator Does 2kg+

The rabbit hole of features and clever hacks in [chiprobot]’s NEMA17 3D Printed Linear Actuator is pretty deep. Not only can it lift 2kg+ of mass …

Circuito.io Helps Beginners Assemble Electronic Projects

For many people, there is a vast gap between having an idea and knowing what electronic components are necessary to construct that idea. With the ubiquity of components and modules available, you can come up with a concept and understand that you can get the parts, but making them all talk to each …

Breathe new life into your ‘obsolete’ smartphone, use it as a smart home gadget

<i>Update: Added Cloud Baby Monitor and Presence.</i><p>Just because your old smartphone is a couple of generations old doesn’t mean it can’t be put to good …

MicroPython Pyboard Lite Arrives At Adafruit For $30

Adafruit has this week announced the arrival of a new product to their ever-growing range of electronic components with the addition of the …

Amazon Dash hack with Raspberry Pi and Python

Typically smart buttons cost £40, but the Amazon Dash Button costs a fiver. With a little tinkering and subversion, Amazon Dash can power anything …

Raspberry Pi