Are you into rare and exotic sports cars? Then get ready to park a classy set of cars on your desktop with the Bugatti Veyron Theme for Windows 7. The theme comes with 28 Hi-Res wallpapers, custom icons, and car sounds for your system.
TechCrunch shares a technique for getting Netflix on your unsupported Android device. You’ll need a rooted device, a copy of the Netflix APK, and a willingness to monkey in the guts of your device and trick applications...
Earlier this week we asked you to share your geeky hobby; you responded in force and shared some really interesting and definitely geeky hobbies and interests. Read on to see what your fellow geeks are up to.
You can definitely file this trick in your “awesome DIY science” folder. Make magazine shares a technique for creating detailed wood burns without actually applying fire or a hot iron to the wood surface.
Commercial meter readers are expensive; this DIY hack allows you to cheaply monitor your power consumption for a greener tomorrow (and, realistically, a much lower bill).
Friday is here once again and that means time for fun and games! In this week’s game you are a weapons smuggler who has been captured and sentenced to 30 years in prison. But fate smiles on you when aliens attack the ship you are being transported on. Can you make the most of this unexpected opportunity to escape or are you doomed?
You can use Audacity to recreate a few really common and popular effects, such as “rewinding” and that creepy ghostly pre-echo. All you need to do is start with reversed tracks.
If you have images or PDF files with text in them that can’t be selected, you can use the OneNote printer and the built-in OCR functionality to extract the text from them. Here’s how to do it.
Every week we take a moment to dip into the reader mailbag and pull out some tasty tips. This week we’re taking a look at Kindle shortcuts, snappy ways to search in Explorer folders, and easy Android ringtone organization.
The folks over at Get Satisfaction have put together a fun infographic chock-full of details about the “fine qualities and characteristics” of internet trolls. If you have been aggravated by a troll lately, then h...
The premise is straight forward: your camera stamps each photo with a unique serial number and that serial number appears in all photos that have not been sanitized. Stolen Camera Finder scans online photo sites looking for m...
Photo by Olly Newport.
A bad audio jack can cut your listening short and force you to buy new headphones. If you’ve got expensive cans or rare equipment, however, you can save money by replacing the connector yourself.
Do you have a wildlife themed desktop that needs some great icons to go with it? Then we may have just what you are looking for. The icons in these two packs have a stylish wire-frame look to them that will add a unique, arti...