PAGE 445

Nathan Bergey wanted something that would remind him of the epic nature of human endeavors in science. He built an LED lamp that, as a meditative reminder, illuminates when the international space station is overhead. He̵...

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (7)

If you’re looking for a compact and wall mounted work station this IKEA DVD rack turned hide-away-desk is a clever solution.

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (2)

Originally intended to communicate with NASA for roughly 2 years (long enough to collect information about our solar system) Pioneer 10 continued to transmit data back to Earth for decades–until 1997 when the signal bec...

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (8)

We’ve already shown you some great ways to get your keyboard clean. For geeks that aren’t faint of heart, check out how to make your keyboard dishwasher safe and clean it with half the work and in half the time.

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (106)

Live Linux USB drives are often the go-to tool for virus removal and file recovery, but what if you want to install software on your drive without rebooting? Here’s how with the LinuxLive (LiLi) USB Creator.

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (24)

This week we learned how to setup network bootable utility discs using PXE, stream video to both iOS and Android devices with Plex, “check Android OS version numbers, enable headphone jacks for simultaneous speaker/headphone output, & load files on an iPad”, found some great Geek Deals, had fun with anime wallpapers for Android phones, and more.

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (0)

Rainbows are a beautiful sight to behold when they appear and can inspire a sense of awe within us. Brighten up your desktop and day by adding a natural burst of color from the first in our series of Rainbows Wallpaper collections.

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (14)

Do you have a desire to explore the evil within? Then perhaps it is time to turn to the dark side. This humorous video explains what you need and how to follow the path to the darkness that lies within.

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (7)

Are you curious about the affect Facebook may have on you and your relationships? Find out interesting tidbits such as which gender makes up the higher percentage of the user base, the percentages for changes to various relat...

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (11)

Over at they have hundreds of classic 8-bit Nintendo games available for web-based play. You simply load them up, use your keyboard as a controller, and play to your heart’s content. You can also visit the...

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (8)

Earlier this week we asked you to share your favorite tools and tricks for encrypting your data. Now we’re back to highlight the most popular tools and how you use them.

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (15)

For those of you behind a YouTube unfriendly firewall, the basis of the trick is this: you use a pen or other pointed object to press inwards on the zipper of a suitcase. The pressure causes the teeth of the zipper to separat...

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (12)

What shapes and/or animals can you find among these colored tiles?

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (1)

Without signing up for an account you can load up to 9GB of files in Fyels free public repository. If you sign in using your Twitter or Facebook account login to authenticate yourself, you can enjoy unlimited uploading. Keep ...

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (9)

After a long week at work why not take a few minutes to relax and have some fun? In this week’s game your mission is to help a wee lad named Simon defend the treasure he found at the beach from the evil pirates who want to steal it.

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (0)

There are plenty of alternative web browsers on iOS – Opera Mini, Atomic, and Skyfire, to name a few. Without being able to change the default browser none of them feel “at home,” but there’s a fix if you’re jailbroken.

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (8)

Every week we round up the tips you’ve submitted to and showcase them here. This week we’re looking at a simple trick to split your speaker output, finding your headphone and charging ports in the dark, and workplace friendly earplugs.

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (5)

Ever have one of those days when you just did not know what to say when someone called you for help with their computer? Then say goodbye to the headache and frustration! With the IT Service Desk Wheel of Responses you will a...

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (15)

A Starcraft player keeps pushing on his Starcraft SCVs until they are feeling overworked and unappreciated, so they decide to go on strike! Will their conflict have a peaceful resolution or is it game over?

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (3)

Want a crash course in the history of video games? Watch this rapid-fire video from the workshop of design firm Column Five for a whirlwind trip starting with Pong and ending with the E3 2011 Expo.

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (8)