Tag - DIY

My Coffee is Talking to Me (Again)

A couple of coffee-related nifty crafty bits for you. I found this coffee stencil Etsy site. Granted, a lot of them they have on there are the last bits of news you’d ever want delivered by a cup of coffee. Over a cup of coffee by the...

Hide Valuables Where No One Would Think to...

This is actually pretty ingenious: hacking a Pepsi bottle to hide valuables inside it: since Pepsi tastes like stale Coke, nobody would dream of ever pulling that bottle out of the fridge. Direct link for the feedreaders. Found via...

Hacking Action Figures Into USB Drives

Joe Michaels hacked a Holographic Cobra Commander action figure to turn him into a USB drive. You can get all the details here. But after seeing that, an idea for a follow-up character-into-USB-drive conversion came to mind and I’m...

Monty Python and The Holy Lego Minifigs

I’m always impressed by people who take toys of all kinds and then do customized jobs on them. But Lego apparently has an entire movement of DIYers that do all kinds of crazy, funny, cool shit with them. Me, I’m lucky to be able...

Oh Dear. This Could Get Silly.

I’m going to give you this link and I’m going to back away slowly. If you misuse this link and manage to get arrested, just make sure it winds up on YouTube. That’s all we ask.

Google Won’t Be Evil, But Will Be...

Is Google preparing for a siege (not Siege, mind you) at their Menlo Park headquarters? Perhaps this is the banner they will fly when Z-Day, the zombie holocaust, happens? Or is this their own version of Phase 2? TJ Riley, Google Data Center...

The Most Badass Gift I Received For Xmas

So I mentioned the gift Siege made for me. It’s a two-handed longsword. The handle’s wrapped in leather. Yes, the blade is metal and yes, it most certainly has an edge. It is badass. It’s about the only way he could top the...