Instructables: exploring - technology - apple - hack - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 1 Sep 2014 23:19:28 PDT BLOX v1.01 Retro Wireless Apple Mouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-Wireless-Apple-Mouse/
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Tue, 14 Aug 2012 08:54:35 PDT
A clever way to access the USB ports on your iMac (+ video) http://www.instructables.com/id/A-clever-way-to-access-the-USB-ports-on-your-iMac-/
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Fri, 4 May 2012 08:22:57 PDT
Magic Music Table No menus, no buttons http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Music-Table-RFID-iPod-No-menus-no-button/
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By: XenonJohn

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Mon, 3 Oct 2011 10:16:54 PDT
Unlock Carhartt's Secret iPhone Pocket http://www.instructables.com/id/Unlock-Carhartts-Secret-iPhone-Pocket/
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By: tewharau

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Sat, 4 Jun 2011 20:05:26 PDT
Easy Fix for Horizontal iPhone Pocket Syndrome http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-for-Horizontal-iPhone-Pocket-Syndrome/
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Thu, 2 Jun 2011 22:21:26 PDT
Apple ipod headphone hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Apple-ipod-headphone-hack/
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Tue, 28 Apr 2009 02:06:52 PDT
How To Enable Half Stars In Itunes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Enable-Half-Stars-In-Itunes/
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Mon, 9 Mar 2009 16:47:54 PDT
Cheap iphone macro lens for barcode scanning http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-iphone-macro-lens-for-barcode-scanning/
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Mon, 5 Jan 2009 23:44:35 PST
Mod Your 5G Video iPod With Internal Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Mod-Your-5G-Video-iPod-With-Internal-Bluetooth/
Mod Your 5G Video iPod With Internal Bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/KI04/FDLVOWSG/FPFKI04FDLVOWSG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/KI04/FDLVOWSG/FPFKI04FDLVOWSG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/KI04/FDLVOWSG/FPFKI04FDLVOWSG.SMALL.jpg fstedie Here's the long awaited 5G Video version of my iPod BT Mod! If you're tired of the headphone cord? We've all seen iPods die an early death because someone got their cord tangled up while on the treadmill or something and the iPod goes flying!Sure you can buy a $50 BT adapter and plug it into the d...
By: fstedie

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Sun, 9 Mar 2008 22:53:50 PDT
Convert your 4th Gen iPod to use Flash Memory http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-your-4th-Gen-iPod-to-use-Flash-Memory/
Convert your 4th Gen iPod to use Flash Memory - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/FKWJ/FCRT3F49/F74FKWJFCRT3F49.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/FKWJ/FCRT3F49/F74FKWJFCRT3F49.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/FKWJ/FCRT3F49/F74FKWJFCRT3F49.SMALL.jpg fstedie We all have or know of someone who has an iPod with a dead hard drive. Of course you can simply buy another drive but you're back to the same power-hungry, failure-prone, fragile rotating media. Instead, upgrade your iPod to use Flash Memory. Sure a hard drive can hold all 30,000 of your songs, ...
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Sun, 18 Nov 2007 17:56:48 PST
Altoids case made from old iPod Shuffle http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-case-made-from-old-iPod-Shuffle/
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Fri, 24 Mar 2006 12:45:28 PST
Convert your 5th Gen iPod Video to use Flash Memory! http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-your-5th-Gen-iPod-Video-to-use-Flash-Memor/
Convert your 5th Gen iPod Video to use Flash Memory! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/HH1N/FBVHEQSX/FZ0HH1NFBVHEQSX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/HH1N/FBVHEQSX/FZ0HH1NFBVHEQSX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/HH1N/FBVHEQSX/FZ0HH1NFBVHEQSX.SMALL.jpg fstedie You may have seen my other Instructables on how to convert your iPod Mini and 4G iPods to use CF and wondered if you could do the same with the iPod Video. Well you can!Note: Some of the instructions are very similar (if not the same) as the other iPods so don't be surprised if I repeat myself...W...
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Sun, 27 Jan 2008 22:03:18 PST
Custom iPod Boombox Boom Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-iPod-Boom-Boom-Box/
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Tue, 31 Jul 2007 00:33:21 PDT
Upgrade Your iPod Mini With Flash Memory - No More Hard Drive! http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrade-Your-iPod-Mini-With-Flash-Memory---No-More/
Upgrade Your iPod Mini With Flash Memory - No More Hard Drive! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/E3AR/F3435TNY/FZHE3ARF3435TNY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/E3AR/F3435TNY/FZHE3ARF3435TNY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/E3AR/F3435TNY/FZHE3ARF3435TNY.SMALL.jpg fstedie Instead of a hard drive, your new upgraded iPod will use flash memory with no moving parts for faster boot up & access times and lower power consumption. (I ran my iPod continuously for over 20 hours on one charge!). You will also get enhanced shock-resistance! Thousands of iPods have died an ...
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Wed, 20 Jun 2007 13:32:06 PDT
The ZipDock http://www.instructables.com/id/The-ZipDock/
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By: Alan the Great

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Tue, 22 Aug 2006 23:40:42 PDT