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DIY – How to Tint/Glaze your Windows for Privacy under $20!

DIY - How to Tint/Glaze your Windows for Privacy under $20!

Whereever you live, you might wonder how you can add more privacy to your blind-less windows without spending a bunch of money.  You can get the acrylic glaze paint, which is really for walls but when you apply it to windows, you get a nice “glazy” windows as shown above.

Besides being cheap, this solution is also easily reversible simply by scraping off the glaze when you need to.

Why glaze? When you paint acrylic wall glaze that people use to apply tinted accents to their walls on glass it dries as a milky opaque film. Whateve

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DIY Robotic StoneHedge Clock!

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video://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pH0HLXnXljY

Check out this cool Stonehedge robotic clock.  It’s really something when you use the latest technology to re-make something old as the stonehedge. – Link to Norris Labs the creator

Stonehenge uses a

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DIY iRobot Arm Robot!

video://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cPZk3wlqRdM

Check out this cool robot made with iRobot and CMUCam.

“This is an iRobot Create fitted with a Robot Arm I pulled from an old Radio Controlled vehicle. It uses a Propeller Protoboard and motor controllers and accelerometers from Parallax to control the Arm and monitor it’s position using the two accelerometers mounted on the arm. The Create is controlled by another Propeller and uses a CMUCam1 for Color

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How to Make your Own Nose Pore Strips!

I know these can be helpful for ladies and men out there who have problem with acne forming on your nose, learn how to make your own nose pore strips. Come to think of it when it gets peeled off, yuck!

DIY Pore Strips (this is the recipe I found but I think you could 1/2 it if it is too much for one application) 1/2 Teaspoon Knox unflavored gelatin 1 Teaspoon of milk Stir together and microwave for 10 seconds (or less) to warm it up and melt the gelatin . Use a cosmetic brush** and apply the mixture to your nose and chin (make sure you avoid) your eyes). Let the mixture dry for abo

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Firefox DIY – How to Change Tabs Quicker with Keyboard Shortcuts!

For those of you who want to change tabs quicker in Firefox, here’s a quick round-up of commands you can use for that:

Ctrl+Tab – This will immediately switch to the next tab

Ctrl+Number – Every tab is “virtually” numbered from left to right so if you press Ctrl+1, that will switch you to the very first tab, Ctrl+2 will switch you to the second tab and so on.

For Macs, just use Command button instead of Ctrl.

Also, you can close a tab anytime using Ctrl+W, I use this frequently.

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