HOW TO: Cheap Wireless For Your Xbox 360

This project will help you change a cheap wireless router into a wireless receiver for your Xbox 360. The total cost of this project can be as low as twenty or thirty dollars, compared to the one hundred dollars Microsoft wants for their little wireless dongle. Also, please note that if you are NOT a […]


How to Have the Worst Blog Contest Ever

This is the first submission we’ve received for our “How to” contest.  It is titled: “How To Have The Worst Blog Contest Ever.” You’d think the guy is making fun of us – but not really.  Read the article, and you’ll understand.  Article from Brian Aldrich at The Prize Blog: Blogging competitions are becoming more […]

The [GAS] ultimate “How To” contest – More than $1300 in prizes!

Yes folks, Geeks Are Sexy Technology News is quickly approaching its two-year anniversary. To celebrate the occasion, and to kick off what is sure to be a great third year in existence, I thought a contest was in order. Now, if you’re assuming that this is another mundane blog contest, think again. This is no […]

Listen through walls with the high-tech spy stethoscope

We’ve all seen this in movies: Spies and private detectives using special devices to listen through walls. A few weeks ago, I posted about a Laser Espionage Microphone, and today, I’ll show you how you can make a high-tech spy stethoscope for under $25. All you need is: A cheap stethoscope A pair of multimedia […]

How to set up your computer ergonomically

First, the science of ergonomics can be defined as, “the practice of optimizing the posture and positioning of the human body in relation with its environment.” Having a good, ergonomic workstation is especially important for office workers. Sitting down in front of a computer all day is not very good for the body, so in […]

Creating a custom brush in Illustrator for line art

I often receive comments about the line work on my web comic. People have asked for example if I draw the comic on paper and then scan it into the computer. The answer would be no. In order to create my line work as well as the finished product of each strip I do, I […]

How to make a Windsor and Half Windsor tie knot

Sometimes, even geeks need to wear a tie that isn’t a clip-on. I know, most of you do not like doing so, but knowing about how to tie your own knots might come in handy someday. Here are 2 short video tutorials that will show you how to make your own Windsor and half Windsor […]

HOW TO: Suffering from hair loss? Make your hair grow back with the laser brush hack!

If you’re among the 40 millions or so men in the US affected by hair loss, you might want to give this homemade laser brush a try. Similar commercial laser brushes usually cost around $400, but you can make your own for under $50! And even if you are not suffering from hair loss, I’m […]