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Make magazine vol 08!

I just got my new make magazine volume 8, cool cover aey?

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Garrett’s DIY – Upcoming Boe-Bot Hacks – Remote Controlled Insect

Here’s a video of upcoming boe-bot hacks from Garrett using a Parallax Boe-Bot platform and CUBLOC CB220.as brain. This little creature has couple of cool looking features such as a tail, antennas, and eyes that can be remote-controlled via a regular TV remote-control. HOWTO w

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HOW TO – Serial controlled variable speed motor

Here’s a cool DIY on how to control a DC motor using your serial port via Make.

Westsw shows you how to control the speed of a small DC motor with nothing but the serial port on your computer, a single MOSFET, and DOS commands…

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Mind Camp 3.0 – MAKE Draw bot!

Wow, this looks tight! I need one of these…via make

Taken at Seattle Mind Camp 3.0 – Seattle’s premiere un-conference featuring the best and brightest of technology all under the same roof for 24 hours learning from each other, and exploring our passions. Most shots taken with a Lensbaby 2G – The MAKE crew was there and they brought their hand crafted drawing robot. Tak

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Robot Kit – Parallax Boe-bot

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Here’s our new boe-bot kit we got yesterday, it looks really cool. You can do some neat stuff like make a infrared sensors so the boe-bot detects objects and uses couple servos to run the wheels.

We are going to start hacking it a little…hopefully we can get one of those RC car motors in it and make it go kinda faster…

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Tricked out car…wow

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Wow…this is the tightest car with gadgets such as rolling doors and hmm…. Didn’t know you could do that with the back door of a car… Maybe that will be my next DIY…

I wouldn’t spend the money customizing a car that way, partly because I am not really into cars, more of a motorcycle guy, but it is definitely a to-do if i had money spilling out of my pockets… via techeblog

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Apple Not Happy With Japanese Sex Aid gPod

Wow, here’s a cool little vibrating sound gadget, well i guess you can call it a sex aid, but it can also probably be considered a massaging vibrator. Well, I can never tell the difference, I think people use either devices for both purposes. But I think it’s wrong for Apple to be acting out just because it had Pod in it. gPod…hmmm…maybe I can make a zPod…dPod…well…only if i had enough time…

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Viper robot Kit using PIC16F876

Here’s a cool viper robot kit for under 100 bucks, which is a pretty good deal for a microcontroller robot. Hmmm…I wonder if Saelig will send me a sample…similar to the Parallax Boe-Bot (Garrett just got one of these, it&

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Robotic Hand

Here’s a cool robotic hand, a small version of robotic hand from japan, hmmmm, maybe I can hack two of them to work in sync and play the piano.

The various gears and levers inside this clear plastic hand interact to move the fingers as if they are playing one of six classic piano pieces; as the digits play selections from Beethoven’s

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ZikiWiki – Technology wiki for hackers, diyers, mcu users, plc users, etc…

ZikiWiki is a technology wiki I created for technology. Well, right now I am just posting some stuff for my work but hopefully, it will get bigger and bigger and become a free useful tool for diyers, hackers, engineers, and etc… Right now it’s in beta testing period, so if you need a place for your information organization, this might be a good place to start.

I thought about how restricted wikipedia was becoming, it’s like a free place that’s not free anymore, but here’s a wi

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