Homemade

12.22.14
The Big Picture: Building an electric 'armored' car out of wood
12.22.14

The Big Picture: Building an electric 'armored' car out of wood

If you think the coffee table you've been building in your spare time is pretty sweet, just wait u...

By J. Fingas,   12.22.14
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08.31.14
Homemade exoskeleton lets a man lift big cinder blocks with ease
08.31.14

Homemade exoskeleton lets a man lift big cinder blocks with ease

Think you need the budget of the military or a megacorporation to make an exoskeleton for heavy li...

By J. Fingas,   08.31.14
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04.25.14
This DIY synthesizer cost $70 to build and it sounds amazing
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04.25.14

This DIY synthesizer cost $70 to build and it sounds amazing

What could you build with a budget of $70? For George Gleixner, it's a homemade battery-powered sy...

By B. Steele,   04.25.14
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01.15.14
Adafruit shows how to make your own touchscreen camera using Raspberry Pi (video)
01.15.14

Adafruit shows how to make your own touchscreen camera using Raspberry Pi (video)

Do you like the idea of building your own digital camera, but want something a little more sophist...

By J. Fingas,   01.15.14
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12.16.12
Homemade self-balancing unicycle uses an Arduino to keep upright
12.16.12

Homemade self-balancing unicycle uses an Arduino to keep upright

On the whim of a coin flip, Nick Thatcher once decided between building a homemade Segway, or a se...

By S. Buckley,   12.16.12
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10.22.12
Meet the Arduino Due, the 32-bit board that'll let your projects fly (really)
10.22.12

Meet the Arduino Due, the 32-bit board that'll let your projects fly (really)

As much as we love the Arduino Uno, it's not the most powerful of hobbyist microcontrollers. Fortu...

By D. Cooper,   10.22.12
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09.03.12
Modder builds $150 open-source thermal imaging camera to help insulate his house (video)
09.03.12

Modder builds $150 open-source thermal imaging camera to help insulate his house (video)

Modder Andy Rawson thinks he's found the secret to turning smartphones into super-cheap thermal im...

By D. Cooper,   09.03.12
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06.10.12
EVGA's GeForce GTX 680 Classified tempts overclockers with watery siren call
06.10.12

EVGA's GeForce GTX 680 Classified tempts overclockers with watery siren call

Judging by a sneak Computex preview, EVGA's intentions for the upcoming GTX 680 Classified graphic...

By S. Dent,   06.10.12
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03.19.12
Robot plays Angry Birds (or any other touchscreen app)
03.19.12

Robot plays Angry Birds (or any other touchscreen app)

PyCon 2012 (a convention dedicated to the computer programming language Python) was held earlie...

By M. Schramm,   03.19.12
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