Homebrew

06.08.15
Homebuilt laser shotgun is every bit as dangerous as it sounds
06.08.15

Homebuilt laser shotgun is every bit as dangerous as it sounds

If you thought building your own laser weapon at home was hot stuff, you haven't seen anything yet...

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06.05.15
This superheated knife toasts bread as you cut it
06.05.15

This superheated knife toasts bread as you cut it

Tired of having to slice up your fresh bread before you drop it in the toaster? Colin Furze feels...

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03.16.15
Here's how you make a 3D printing gun using Lego
03.16.15

Here's how you make a 3D printing gun using Lego

What do you do if you want to 3D print in any direction, but can't buy a pre-made pen like the 3Do...

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02.17.15
Raspberry Pi has sold 5 million of its DIY-friendly computers
02.17.15

Raspberry Pi has sold 5 million of its DIY-friendly computers

The audience for do-it-yourself computing might be larger than you think. The Raspberry Pi Founda...

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12.30.14
You can make a 143-megapixel camera using a scanner
12.30.14

You can make a 143-megapixel camera using a scanner

Scanners are really extra-large image sensors at heart, so it stands to reason that you could make...

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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...

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12.02.14
Brewie's smartphone-controlled system makes homemade beer easier
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12.02.14

Brewie's smartphone-controlled system makes homemade beer easier

We've seen connected gadgets for homebrewing (and serving) beer before, and now there's another ga...

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11.21.14
Nintendo delists homebrew-enabling 3DS game in Japan
11.21.14

Nintendo delists homebrew-enabling 3DS game in Japan

Nintendo has removed AQ Interactive's Nintendo 3DS puzzler Cubic Ninja from Japan's eShop (the only...

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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...

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