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DIY Weekend

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The Fix

Sharon Vaknin, Donald Bell, and Eric Franklin tackle DIY projects and tech makeovers.

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DIY Weekend: Hacking a pinhole camera

Leonard Goh of CNET Asia merges his DIY tin can shooter with a pinhole camera.

By Feb. 26, 2014

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Scout Home Security System

Scout is a customizable home security system similar to SimpliSafe, with a couple of intriguing extras.

Apr. 24, 2014

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2015 Chevrolet Colorado pickup

Chevrolet differentiates its mid-sized Colorado pickup from its big, workhorse Silverado trucks with a more sporty style.

Nov. 20, 2013

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DIY Weekend: Shining a new light on an old video game classic

Bryan Duxbury and Adam Ellsworth loved playing Super Mario Bros. as kids. Now, as adults, they've turned the classic NES video game into a cool DIY project with help from membership-based workspace TechShop.

By Mar. 17, 2012

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DIY Weekend: Protect your precious flowers with Ewoks

They're cute, fuzzy, and lethal to Stormtroopers. They're Ewoks, and in our third and final installment of Star Wars-themed crafts, we show you how to make an Ewok village-themed flower vase.

By Mar. 11, 2012

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DIY Weekend: Three generations resuscitate a battered VW

The Kohler clan has a long history with Volkswagens. Now son Jared's squareback restoration project has spawned a multigenerational grease-monkey fest.

By Mar. 4, 2012

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DIY Weekend: Chewbacca, the bounty-hunting tissue box

As Han Solo would undoubtedly tell you, Chewbacca's hardly a fair-weather friend. This week, our winner-take-all team of crafters takes on a Chewie tissue box cover.

By Feb. 26, 2012

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DIY Weekend: Bag your own Star Wars Admiral Sackbar

George Lucas has just released his version of "Star Wars" in 3D, but c'mon--the guy believes Greedo shot first. Why not make your own Star Wars world? In the first installment of a Crave series, a crack team of crafters fight the power and turn paper bags into the Rebel Alliance's Admiral Ackbar. It's a sack!

By Feb. 12, 2012

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DIY Weekend: You're never too young to be a maker

From resurrecting old toys to building a full-on flight simulator, young San Francisco Bay Area makers strut their skills while building a maker community for the next generation.

By Jan. 22, 2012

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Oplink Security TripleShield

If you want a system with excellent cameras, Oplink Security's TripleShield package definitely merits consideration -- but we're not convinced it's worth $19.99 per month.

Nov. 8, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating Nov. 8, 2013

MSRP: $349.99