Young Geek Makes Fully Functional Full-Sized BB-8 Droid for Just $120

Watch as 17-year-old Angelo Casimiro builds a full-size BB-8 droid that actually works just like in the movie for just $120 using common household materials and an Arduino Uno microcontroller board! It might cost you a little if you buy everything you need without reusing materials you have at home, but considering how cool this […]


PSA: Deadpool on Testicular Cancer Checks [Video]

Don’t forget, geeks, do it once a month after getting out of the bath or shower. Gotta love Deadpool. [Superhero Feed]

FREE EBooks: The Ultimate Raspberry Pi eBook Bundle, Arduino Home Automation Projects and MORE!!!

Just a quick post to let you guys know about these free eBooks that we currently offer in partnership with tradepub. There’s a lot of interesting stuff in there, so be sure to check ’em all out! -FREE: The Ultimate Raspberry Pi eBook Bundle (Over $90 Value) -FREE: Arduino Home Automation Projects (A $9.99 Value) […]

How to Knit the Fourth Doctor’s Scarf

Apparently, the document you see above is the official guide from the BBC on how to knit the Fourth Doctor’s iconic scarf. I just hope my sonic screwdriver can handle the job for me, I’m kind of useless with a pair of knitting needles. [Via Neatorama]

10 Amazing Keyboard Shortcuts You Aren’t Using [Video]

Save time and be more productive with these Top 10 Keyboard Shortcuts for Windows! 1. Quickly Minimize to Desktop 2. Reopen a closed tab in your web browser 3. Paste text without formatting 4. Quickly SNAP windows to the side 5. Instant Screenshot to a file 6. Quickly Lock your PC 7. Copy a file […]

Get These Free Star Wars “The Force Awakens” Snowflake Templates

As he does every year, graphic designer Anthony Herrera has released an awesome series of DIY Star Wars “The Force Awakens” paper snowflake patterns for the holidays, and the best thing is that they’re free! I’ve also included a “How To” video at the bottom of this post, because creating these paper snowflakes is not […]

How to Make a DeLorean Time Machine from Soda Cans [Tutorial]

Watch as Dave Hax teaches us how to create a DeLorean Time Machine out of steel Pepsi cans and a few household items. You can download the templates to create the model at the bottom of this post. Make a Delorean time machine from Back To The Future. Celebrating 30 years since the launch of […]

Gadget Hacking Laws Loosened

The Library of Congress has ruled it is legal to hack some old games and consoles in specific circumstances to keep them running. The latest set of rulings on DMCA exemptions also allow for limited hacking of the software that runs “smart cars.” The exemptions are part of a regular review by the Library of […]