Maker Alen Parekh transformed an old hard drive into a spinning LED-illuminated clock. Not that it matters, but "the clock that is produced isn’t exactly practical since most hard drives (especially older ones) are too loud for a clock that is to operate 24 hours a day," Parekh says. Link (via Gizmodo)
David Pescovitz is Boing Boing's co-editor/managing partner. He's also a research director at Institute for the Future. On Instagram, he's @pesco.