Instructables: exploring - technology - cell-phones - android - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 20 Dec 2014 03:51:57 PST BLOX v1.01 Make A Wi-fi Webcam From An Old Android Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Wi-fi-Webcam-From-An-Old-Android-Phone/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 09:10:20 PST
Build a hidden Qi wireless phone charger! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-hidden-Qi-wireless-phone-charger/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 08:01:46 PST
iThrone: Build an Iron Throne for your phone for less than $25 http://www.instructables.com/id/iThrone-Build-an-Iron-Throne-for-your-phone-for-le/
iThrone: Build an Iron Throne for your phone for less than $25 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/LUJH/I00TJ5TA/F00LUJHI00TJ5TA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/LUJH/I00TJ5TA/F00LUJHI00TJ5TA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/LUJH/I00TJ5TA/F00LUJHI00TJ5TA.SMALL.jpg kevinjameshunt Whether you’re an honourable Northerner, an impish bookworm, a scheming bordello owner, or an inbred monster that everyone hates, chances are you’ve at least thought about what it would be like to have the Iron Throne all to yourself. Or at the very least, maybe you’ve always wanted one for your sm...
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 16:54:02 PDT
Nokia Lumia 1020 Filter Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Nokia-Lumia-1020-Filter-Mount/
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 14:45:22 PDT
How to fix a slowly charging android smartphone + enhanced privacy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fix-a-slow-charging-android-smartphone-enh/
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Mon, 7 Jan 2013 07:43:48 PST
Thermal Imaging Phone Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Thermal-Imaging-Phone-Camera/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/H4KW/H6I6WSS8/FFQH4KWH6I6WSS8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/H4KW/H6I6WSS8/FFQH4KWH6I6WSS8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/H4KW/H6I6WSS8/FFQH4KWH6I6WSS8.SMALL.jpg RobHopeless I have a 100 year old house that can be drafty and hard to heat in the winter. I have been wanting a thermal imaging camera to help find leaks ever since we bought this house. So I finally just made my own.The temperature readings are overlaid onto the phone's camera display. The display is adjustab...
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Sun, 2 Sep 2012 20:08:01 PDT
Easy Phone Automation with NFC Tags http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Phone-Automation-with-NFC-Tags/
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Mon, 11 Jun 2012 22:01:59 PDT
Make a (NFC-enhanced) slip case for your phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-NFC-enhanced-slip-case-for-your-phone/
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Wed, 2 May 2012 09:09:52 PDT
Attach a Starbucks account barcode to your work ID badge for quick payment http://www.instructables.com/id/Intro-Attach-a-Starbucks-account-barcode-to-your-/
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Tue, 6 Mar 2012 19:31:41 PST
How to turn your iPhone into a Microscope or Spotting Scope Eyepiece http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-turn-your-iPhone-into-a-Microscope-or-Spott/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/4X7O/GVP28YVU/FA24X7OGVP28YVU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/4X7O/GVP28YVU/FA24X7OGVP28YVU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/4X7O/GVP28YVU/FA24X7OGVP28YVU.SMALL.jpg andymill We've designed an adapter that converts smartphones, Android phones, and iPhones into digital eyepieces for microscopes or spotting scopes — we're calling the device the SkyLight. We want to show you how we made the device and how you can make your own and start enjoying microscope or spotting scop...
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Fri, 2 Dec 2011 21:03:48 PST