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Modder Ben Heck tailors guitar for one-armed player

How do you play a guitar when you only have one arm? Supermodder Ben Heck modified a guitar for a musician who lost his arm in an accident.

By November 8, 2013

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A new kind of string theory: The physics of playing guitar

A University of Oxford physicist has derived equations that describe how guitar techniques influence the pitch of a note.

By July 23, 2014

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Microsoft says no to Nokia name in CNET UK Podcast 386

Microsoft appears to be planning a name change for Nokia. We explain why that's a terrible idea -- plus we take on Apple's latest dig at Samsung.

By April 24, 2014

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iPhone 4S gets wireless charging, thanks to modder

"This is a difficult mod which you undertake at your own risk," tinkerer says as he solders a spare charging port onto a wireless charger receiver and stuffs it all inside his gutted phone.

By July 9, 2012

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iPhone 4S gets wireless charging thanks to UK modder

An ambitious tinkerer has given his iPhone the power of wireless charging.

By July 9, 2012

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Roadie Tuner turns those pesky guitar pegs for you

Tune quickly, play more: That's the philosophy behind this smartphone-connected guitar tuner that actually turns the pegs for you.

By December 2, 2013

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2DS has one big screen

The Nintendo 2DS has just one large LCD under its plastic facade rather than two separate screens.

By October 15, 2013

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Android mod CyanogenMod raises £4.3m to create rival OS

A popular refashioning of Android has raised £4.3m to back a crack at becoming a genuine alternative to Android and iOS.

By September 19, 2013

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Watch a giant duck tear it up in GTA IV

As we gear up for the release of Grand Theft Auto V, enjoy some crazy-eyes modding for its predecessor involving a giant duck, a zebra, an ostrich, a tiger, and a polar bear.

By September 10, 2013

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Project Unity is 15 retro games consoles in one bonkers box

Hardware modder Bacteria has spliced together 15 retro games consoles to make the ultimate old-skool arcade unit.

By April 15, 2013