114 Results for

soldering

Article

Hack a hat to remind you to reapply sunscreen

Absent-minded sun worshipers can retrofit a regular hat with a UV index sensor to remind them to re-slather on sunscreen.

By July 24, 2014

Article

Build your own singing Tesla coil

TinyTesla allows anyone to build a Tesla coil that shoots arcs of electricity and plays simple MIDI music files.

By July 21, 2014

Article

​Add wireless charging to your Samsung phones with Luxa2's simple to use kit

The Luxa2 wireless charging receiver is a sticker that can give your high-end Samsung phone wireless charging capabilities.

By June 3, 2014

Article

Bar Mixvah: A 3D-printed robot bartender you can make yourself

The Bar Mixvah holds five bottles and takes drink orders from any Internet-connected device. And you can build your own with a little know-how, a little cash, and a lot of patience.

By May 27, 2014

Article

Chibitronics mixes papercraft with circuits

Ever wanted to learn how to circuits work or just create something unique with paper and electricity? Now you can with these circuit stickers from Chibitronics

By April 23, 2014

Article

Wireless phone charging: Coming to a dashboard near you

The first Qi and Powermat wireless phone chargers are arriving in automobiles as options. How does charging work and why should you care?

By April 8, 2014

Article

Why Mark Zuckerberg's future points to Bill Gates' past

Different eras and different technologies, but both moguls share a common trait when it comes to pursuing their enlightened self interest.

By February 24, 2014

Article

Portable USB charger runs on AA batteries

This portable USB charger offers a point of difference: it's a DIY assemble-yourself kit that runs on AA batteries.

By January 29, 2014

Article

Geeky alphabet blocks teach numbers and nerd icons

A is for Ada Lovelace. B is for Buffy the Vampire Slayer. C is for C-3PO. A nerdy father makes alphabet blocks to teach his son his geeky ABCs.

By January 27, 2014

Article

Three things I saw at CES 2014 I'd actually buy

You know the Cheapskate doesn't like to spend money on anything. For these products, I'll open my wallet.

By January 9, 2014