Tag Archives: sun

Recommended Sun

Photo Hack – How to Take Photos into the Sun!

photoshop-diy

Here’s a rather interesting way to take photos in the sun by taking the sun out using your fingers then cropping it out in Photoshop.  Afterward, you can add a “fake” sun to make the photo look great.  Of course, if you are using a DSLR such as Canon 7D, you can get a lens hood and a UV filter to

Click Here to Read Full Article

Leave a comment

Mac DIY – How to Install Ubuntu Linux on your Mac!

Tuaw has a great tutorial on how to install Ubuntu Linux on your Mac machine.  This uses Sun’s VirtualBox, which essentially lets you install any kind of operating system.  This is a great way to have another operating system under your main machine.  Of course, this isn’t a real install since it’s virtual but it still is a great way to have another operating system on your Mac without re-installing your main OS.

You can also use this on PCs in a similar way and works just as well FYI.

Click Here to Read Full Article

Leave a comment

Solar DIY – How to Build a Solar Cooling System for the Summer!

Solar systems have been appearing everywhere these days including the new Prius which practically cools itself while parked out in the sun.  Well, this technology isn’t so hard to understand or apply, simply get some solar panels and hook it up to a cooling device.

Okay, maybe it’s not that easy but here’s a great DIY that shows you how to do that.

This instructable will tell you how I went about building a 12v Solar setup to run my Air Cooler during our hot Summer and a 12v 120 litre Fridge/

Click Here to Read Full Article

Leave a comment

Infrared DIY – How to Make Infrared Goggles!

KipKay is always making cool stuff,  in this series of instructables, he will show you how to make infrared goggles for almost nothing.  Awesome.  He says to not look into the sun with these goggles, you will go BLIND!

See the world in a whole new light with these home-made Infrared Goggles! Amazing images!

via instructables

video://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H2-nP2xl9Zg

Click Here to Read Full Article

2 Comments

UFO Spotted on Google Maps???

The Sun of UK reports that someone has spotted a UFO on Google Maps.  Of course, I got the exact location on my Google Maps, it’s gone.

I have to that UFOs probably exist though, there’s too many reports of their sightings for the l

Click Here to Read Full Article

1 Comment

Solar DIY – How to Make a Solar Photovoltaic Tracker!

Here’s a really cool project that can complement any of your future solar projects.  It’s a solar DIY that shows you how to make a solar photovoltaic tracker that will follow the sun’s angles, thereby increasing the efficiency of your solar cells and more energy produced.

For a class project (PV Design, Appalachian State, Dr. Dennis Scanlin) I decided to try making a low cost PV (photovoltaic) tracker. Being able to follow the sun’s path through the sky can raise your solar panel system’s output considerably (30-50%),

Click Here to Read Full Article

Leave a comment

Valentines DIY – How to Make your Own Paper Roses!

For this Valentines, it might not be a bad idea after all to make one of these paper roses for your loved one.

Spice it up a little and try something less real but lasts “forever”, well sorta…

if you don’t have a bundle of money, but still want a romantic gesture for your honey, we suggest THE FOREVER BOUQUET – a kit which contains one dozen colorful paper flowers (ready to be cut), along with pre-cut wire and a pop-out vase.

Click Here to Read Full Article

Leave a comment

Laptop Roundup from Laptop Pimp Blog!

Here’s a roundup of interesting laptops from our Laptop Pimp Blog this week:

Looks like Toshiba and Sun are working on OpenSolaris laptops, a good thing for open source.  If you want to check out luxury handbags, you should really check out our BagWhiz blog but here’s a fashionable bag if you want to carry a laptop in it.

Click Here to Read Full Article

Leave a comment

Top 10 Re-cap of Green Technology!

Well, there’s been a LOT going on in the world making our technology more green and here’s a slew of green technology you will love that I handpicked from our green blog Keetsa:

Wishbone Bike is a green bike that can be adjusted for 2 different heights, perfect for your toddler.

Click Here to Read Full Article

Leave a comment

DIY Sun Seeking Plant Robot!

Here’s a really cool DIY sun-seeking plant robot that will follow the sun so your tropical plant will always get the full sunlight even if you are working at the office.

via neatorama, DIY Page

Click Here to Read Full Article

Leave a comment