Scotty of Strange Parts gives a tour of the fantastic makerspace, Noisebridge. I love this place because it's filled with interesting people working on all kinds of wild projects.
Well-known YouTube makers (and besties) Simone Giertz and Laura Kampf have created a new product. If you've ever seen recipe dice, their set of Build Dice work similarly. One six-sided die suggests objects (houseware, vehicle, gift, etc.), one materials (fabric, wood, cardboard, etc.), and one, properties (low budget, extra big/extra small, etc.). The idea is… READ THE REST
Several years ago, Sam Battle, aka LOOK MUM NO COMPUTER, did several episodes of a show called Junk Rock TV. The premise was that Sam would go to a European city, find some inspiration there, then find some junk to build an electronic instrument based on that inspiration. And he would have 48 hrs to… READ THE REST
In this Stiltbeast Studios video, Allen Hopps creates a very effective skull mask using little more than spray foam and hot glue (to create the teeth). The results are pretty impressive and look like something just about anyone could. Image: Screengrab, Stiltbeast Studios/Allen Hopps. READ THE REST
Life can be hectic, which is why so much of our day-to-day activities have shifted to online services. But, one thing that's been difficult to move to the online world is keeping track of your health. While you used to have to account for all the time you'd sit in traffic on the way to… READ THE REST
We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. Control your existing door lock from your phone with the Switchbot Lock. When it comes to smart locks, there's no shortage of options available. In fact, there are so many options… READ THE REST
We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. Many folks would say that a television set is a home essential, but it has clear downsides. For one, they're typically expensive. Plus, once you mount one to your wall, that's… READ THE REST