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DIY – Steam Punk Computer That gives you beer!

Check this Steam Punk Computer that serves you fresh beer from Russia!

Looks like Russians can turn an ordinary home computer into almost everything. For example, looks like this one can fill your mug with a fresh beer. Though actually nobody can tell how this weird thing works.

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Betavoltaic batteries that can last 30 years!

Al’right, we got some new Betavoltaic batteries that could possibly last 30 years on a single charge!?!

Your next laptop could have a continuous power battery that lasts for 30 years without a single recharge thanks to work being funded by the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory. The breakthrough betavoltaic power cells are constructed from semiconductors and use radioisotopes as the energy source. As the radioactive material decays it emits beta particles that transform into electric power capable of fueling an electrical device like a laptop

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Zalman Reserator XT Hybrid Liquid Cooling System Review

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Zalman Reserator XT Hybrid Liquid Cooling System Review!

This is the ultimate when it comes to your CPU cooling.  Will they send us samples?

(By the way, we are working on a new hardware site called, “eric’sHardware.com”)

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PIC Microcontroller Touch Keypad

Need a touch Keypad instead of the traditional 4×4 keypads? This might be the way to go.

The actual data from the touch sensors is quite erratic and requires some software processing. Basically you create a pulse for each of the ports and read the data with the instruction following the pulse signlal rise. Then read the ports the same way looking for a gap of 0.1 seconds with no data detected. This does the ‘debounce’. This results in fairly clean data capture from t

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DIY HACK – HOWTO extend your Wifi Antenna by 2-3 times!

video://www.metacafe.com/watch/837885/wifi_antenna_hack/

Wow, this is a cool wifi antenna hack. I knew it, those wifi companies were just selling us bunk extended Antennas just so they can charge $30 more…

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Silicon Mouse Pad

Check out these nice “Silicon” Mousepads! They must feel different…

I like the shiny part…

SEOUL, Korea (AVING) — <Visual News> Skydigital(www.SkyOK.co.kr) launched its black silicon mouse pad ‘nano G-PAD’ in Korea market, which has smooth surface like that of glass.

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Overclocking the G0 SLACR Q6600 to 4GHz

Cool…here’s some for you late night computer junkies:

1.66 volts later and a whole lot of time we managed to break that magical 4GHz mark. I don’t consider myself a hardcore overclocker but for this little achievement a pat on the back was well deserved!

We almost hit 16,500 3DMarks which is almost 500 up on the 3.8GHz run

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Localhost 127.0.0.1 Doormat

If you are a network manager or likes to mess with network stuff, you know what this localhost 127.0.0.1 Doormat is for. ( For your home, of course!)

For those of you non-network IT managers, 127.0.0.1 is the IP address of Localhost on a computer or server. You can do a test in DOS command line, “ping 127.0.0.1”, and see if your network card is workin’

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Some FReAKY Overclocking Chip Cooler

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Here’s a cool video of a freaky overclocking chip cooler from CES.

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DIY – How to Make Christmas Light controller in 5 minutes!

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

Okay, today we are going try to build a computer controlled Christmas Lights in 5 minutes. I’ve been rolling around the neighborhood this late November and some people already have their Christmas lights decorated.

Well I

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