Instructables: exploring - technology - Apple - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 28 Nov 2014 04:10:35 PST BLOX v1.01 Laser Cut Firemans Phone Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Firemans-Phone-Stand/
Laser Cut Firemans Phone Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/8WDY/I27GSEA5/F5B8WDYI27GSEA5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/8WDY/I27GSEA5/F5B8WDYI27GSEA5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/8WDY/I27GSEA5/F5B8WDYI27GSEA5.SMALL.jpg jtw14 Fireman themed phone holder. Fire axes leaning on fire-hydrants put together on a Maltese cross. Works with most smartphones portrait or landscape. Made with 1/8 inch craft wood cut on a laser. Great for watching movies or just surfing the web. This particular version is engraved with STATION 12 but...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 07:36:00 PST
Become An iPhone Cartoonist http://www.instructables.com/id/Become-An-iPhone-Cartoonist/
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 12:28:48 PDT
Spin Art Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Spin-Art-Machine/
Spin Art Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/P5Y9/I0C96FAS/F3LP5Y9I0C96FAS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/P5Y9/I0C96FAS/F3LP5Y9I0C96FAS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/P5Y9/I0C96FAS/F3LP5Y9I0C96FAS.SMALL.jpg appleman123987 In this instructable I will show you how to make a spin art machine using laser cut wood and few parts you probably already have.Latest instructable: http://www.instructables.com/id/Electricity-Genera... Parts and Tools Here are the parts and tools that you will need to make this project:Tools:L...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 17:23:12 PDT
Catchin' time http://www.instructables.com/id/Catchin-time/
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Thu, 29 May 2014 05:04:30 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
$3.00 Altoids Charger (EASY BUILD) (CHEAP) http://www.instructables.com/id/300-Altoids-Charger-EASY-BUILD-CHEAP/
$3.00 Altoids Charger (EASY BUILD) (CHEAP) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/O57K/HOUG0C9N/F4HO57KHOUG0C9N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/O57K/HOUG0C9N/F4HO57KHOUG0C9N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/O57K/HOUG0C9N/F4HO57KHOUG0C9N.SMALL.jpg snow1434 I know your thinking i have seen hundreds of these but have you ever seen one so easy to build? LETS GET STARTED Things you will need : L78MO5CV Voltage Regulator http://www.taydaelectronics.com/ic-integrated-circuits/voltage-regulators/lm7805-l7805-7805-voltage-regulator-ic-5v-1-5a.html ...
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Sun, 8 Dec 2013 21:48:07 PST
The Blue Meth Throne Charging dock for iphone / Android http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Blue-Meth-Throne-Charging-dock-for-iphone-Andr/
The Blue Meth Throne Charging dock for iphone / Android - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/T2LR/HP6885J0/FA6T2LRHP6885J0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/T2LR/HP6885J0/FA6T2LRHP6885J0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/T2LR/HP6885J0/FA6T2LRHP6885J0.SMALL.jpg mstyle183 We are in the process of creating a line of very unique charging stations that will allow you to show off your true nerd inside. This one is the 1st of our line that we created that we think any true fan will like and no lawyer will destroy. This idea came from watching two of our favorite shows.. ...
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Wed, 11 Sep 2013 17:01:07 PDT
DIY Portable USB Solar Charger ($20 - 4 Ports) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Portable-USB-Solar-Charger-20-4-Ports/
DIY Portable USB Solar Charger ($20 - 4 Ports) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/MDOY/HKVLCQAG/FIDMDOYHKVLCQAG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/MDOY/HKVLCQAG/FIDMDOYHKVLCQAG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/MDOY/HKVLCQAG/FIDMDOYHKVLCQAG.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Dreamed of making a cheap and "EXTREMELY RELIABLE" portable USB solar charger? Here's a quick tutorial, revealing how I made mine with a budget less than $20! ___________________________________________________________________________________ I have so many uses for it. When we travel and go camping...
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Fri, 23 Aug 2013 23:51:14 PDT
Per-i-Sight: MacBook iSight Periscope http://www.instructables.com/id/Per-i-Sight%3a-MacBook-iSight-Periscope/
Per-i-Sight: MacBook iSight Periscope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/A0DC/F0LKLJBM/FD0A0DCF0LKLJBM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/A0DC/F0LKLJBM/FD0A0DCF0LKLJBM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/A0DC/F0LKLJBM/FD0A0DCF0LKLJBM.SMALL.jpg tbeseda Turn your MacBook iSight into a cam for conferences, lectures, and more with a couple of pieces of cardboard and small mirror. Don't be selfish, point your built in camera forward with this simple periscope: Per-i-Sight! (Sorry, DOESN'T work with MacBook Pro.) get materials 1. some sort of thin, ...
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Wed, 18 Apr 2007 03:57:07 PDT
Make an iPad Mini book with storage compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-iPad-Mini-book-with-storage-compartment/
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Fri, 28 Jun 2013 21:01:50 PDT
Apple Airport Photo Flashgun Diffuser http://www.instructables.com/id/Apple-Airport-Photo-Flashgun-Diffuser/
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Thu, 9 May 2013 14:35:32 PDT
Rotary Phone iPod Dock http://www.instructables.com/id/Rotary-Phone-iPod-Dock/
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Sat, 27 Apr 2013 20:58:01 PDT
Creating Instructables using the Instructables iOS App http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-Instructables-using-the-Instructables-iOS/
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Thu, 11 Apr 2013 14:48:34 PDT
Easy iPad Mods http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-iPad-Mods/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/J9TX/GLTXM4U2/FLPJ9TXGLTXM4U2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/J9TX/GLTXM4U2/FLPJ9TXGLTXM4U2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/J9TX/GLTXM4U2/FLPJ9TXGLTXM4U2.SMALL.jpg zazenergy "Easy iPad Mods" gives you the complete step-by-step instructions for 13 different projects to enhance your iPad. Make your own iPad cover, stand, sleeve and much more. All projects come from Instructables.com, are written by our creative community, and contain pictures for each step so you can easi...
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Wed, 6 Apr 2011 12:14:54 PDT
How to make a Macbook Tablet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Macbook-Tablet/
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Mon, 3 Dec 2012 05:34:04 PST
Holiday Light Bokeh for iPhone or any Smartphone! http://www.instructables.com/id/Holiday-Light-Bokeh-for-iPhone-or-any-Smartphone/
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Sun, 2 Dec 2012 20:42:41 PST
Customize the fit on your EarPods http://www.instructables.com/id/Improve-the-fit-on-on-EarPods/
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Mon, 24 Sep 2012 19:22:05 PDT
Retro Apple Disk Drive as HDD Enclosure http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Apple-External-Floppy-Drive-as-a-USB-HD-En/
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Tue, 18 Sep 2012 11:17:50 PDT
Guide To iPhone 4 Screen Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Guide-To-iPhone-4-Screen-Replacement/
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Sun, 15 May 2011 20:15:50 PDT
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
MacBook LCD replacement cheat http://www.instructables.com/id/MacBook-LCD-replacement-cheat/
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Sat, 21 Jul 2012 18:28:12 PDT
Ipod Touch Spy Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Ipod-Touch-Spy-Car/
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Wed, 27 Jun 2012 07:59:09 PDT
Apple Mac Mini Cooler (Made with Drawer Slide CNC) http://www.instructables.com/id/Apple-Mac-Mini-Cooler-Made-with-Drawer-Slide-CNC/
Apple Mac Mini Cooler (Made with Drawer Slide CNC) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/AOSO/H1ZG7G4O/F4VAOSOH1ZG7G4O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/AOSO/H1ZG7G4O/F4VAOSOH1ZG7G4O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/AOSO/H1ZG7G4O/F4VAOSOH1ZG7G4O.SMALL.jpg CopperDropDesigns My first Intructable (http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-drawer-slide-CNC-machine-for-under-200/) was building my Drawer Slide CNC Machine. And Ironically, the first part I cut on it was this, my second Instructable! It all started when I was designing a few parts on my Apple Mac Mini. It s...
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Fri, 18 May 2012 16:10:28 PDT
The Altoids Tin iPod Speaker/Case! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Altoids-Tin-iPod-SpeakerCase/
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Fri, 11 May 2012 15:05:31 PDT
Paper Pub #1: iPod TV Dock http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Pub-1-iPod-TV-Dock/
Paper Pub #1: iPod TV Dock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/2V9M/H1EN06EP/FXS2V9MH1EN06EP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/2V9M/H1EN06EP/FXS2V9MH1EN06EP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/2V9M/H1EN06EP/FXS2V9MH1EN06EP.SMALL.jpg SHIFT! こんにちは。 Instructabrarians! Today I would like to unveil a new project series, all about the wonders of PAPERCRAFT.  If you couldn't tell from one of my previous works, I absolutely love papercrafts.  They're awesome- it's like 3D printing on a budget!  Even though I don't create all my p...
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Fri, 27 Apr 2012 14:59:26 PDT
How to make your iMac easier to use http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-your-iMac-easier-to-use/
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Thu, 12 Apr 2012 02:12:24 PDT
Installing SSD (Solid State Drive) in your MacBook Pro 13" or 15" unibody http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-SSD-Solid-State-Drive-in-your-MacBook/
Installing SSD (Solid State Drive) in your MacBook Pro 13" or 15" unibody - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/VFBC/H0OJ28FW/F4JVFBCH0OJ28FW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/VFBC/H0OJ28FW/F4JVFBCH0OJ28FW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/VFBC/H0OJ28FW/F4JVFBCH0OJ28FW.SMALL.jpg Doctor Jazz These days more and more people are switching to using SSD or Solid State Drives in their laptops and you might be thinking about joining them and following the trend. SSD drives have a number advantages over conventional spinning hard drives, the main being their input/output speed. They also don't...
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Sun, 8 Apr 2012 21:15:51 PDT
Upgrading RAM in your MacBook Pro 13" or 15" http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrading-RAM-in-your-MacBook-Pro-13-or-15/
Upgrading RAM in your MacBook Pro 13" or 15" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/GK0D/H0OIWS4B/FQNGK0DH0OIWS4B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/GK0D/H0OIWS4B/FQNGK0DH0OIWS4B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/GK0D/H0OIWS4B/FQNGK0DH0OIWS4B.SMALL.jpg Doctor Jazz It is becoming increasingly popular to regularly upgrade RAM (memory) in your laptop to accommodate constantly growing appetite for web intensive browsing or running more instances of virtual machines. This instructable is describing the process of upgrading (or replacing) RAM in unibody MacBook Pro...
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Sat, 7 Apr 2012 13:02:13 PDT
Arduino Touch Screen iTunes control (ATSIC) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Touch-Screen-iTunes-control-ATSIC/
Arduino Touch Screen iTunes control (ATSIC) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/IJD1/H0A00GBS/FC7IJD1H0A00GBS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/IJD1/H0A00GBS/FC7IJD1H0A00GBS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/IJD1/H0A00GBS/FC7IJD1H0A00GBS.SMALL.jpg koff1979 What I'm going to show you is how to make an iTunes control device using an Arduino and a touch screen. The iTunes Control works by reading area's of the touch screen and send a letter to the computer via the serial port, which is monitored by an apple script which run a command based on the info i...
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Fri, 30 Mar 2012 10:42:29 PDT
Ipad 2 laser cut stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Ipad-2-laser-cut-stand/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/B5SB/GZDY7AH6/FRIB5SBGZDY7AH6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/B5SB/GZDY7AH6/FRIB5SBGZDY7AH6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/B5SB/GZDY7AH6/FRIB5SBGZDY7AH6.SMALL.jpg Samuel Bernier This Instructables is easy and SOOOO useful. A good, cheap and simple stand for your Ipad 2.  I mostly use my Ipad for Skype and for the calculator Application. I need it to be facing me and I don't always have an extra hand for it. All you need is a 4mm sheet of Acrylic and a laser cutter. Wood wil...
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Sun, 4 Mar 2012 15:57:54 PST
Eliminate Standby Power with a Desktop Power Switch! http://www.instructables.com/id/Eliminate-Standby-Power-with-a-Desktop-Power-Switc/
Eliminate Standby Power with a Desktop Power Switch! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/I5HI/FUI0WIEO/FMJI5HIFUI0WIEO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/I5HI/FUI0WIEO/FMJI5HIFUI0WIEO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/I5HI/FUI0WIEO/FMJI5HIFUI0WIEO.SMALL.jpg Radioactive_Legos We all know it's happening. Even when your appliances (TV, computer, speakers, external hard drives, monitors, etc.) are turned "OFF," they are still actually on, in standby mode, wasting power. Some plasma TVs actually use more power in standby mode than they do when in use! About 13% of househo...
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Sun, 10 May 2009 18:05:15 PDT
How to make your iPod more secure. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-your-iPod-more-secure/
How to make your iPod more secure. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/NLKW/GYG8J2F0/FJZNLKWGYG8J2F0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/NLKW/GYG8J2F0/FJZNLKWGYG8J2F0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/NLKW/GYG8J2F0/FJZNLKWGYG8J2F0.SMALL.jpg Kiteman This Instructable was born of a student's panic when he lost his iPod Touch full of personal data, and was afraid he'd never get it back. The Instructable is quick and easy to do, requires no extra apps, and could save you a lot of money and heartache. A quick note There are two steps to this in...
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Thu, 9 Feb 2012 14:00:01 PST
iCluster - Build an imac Cluster http://www.instructables.com/id/iCluster-Build-an-imac-Cluster/
iCluster - Build an imac Cluster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/0C80/GWKKNFLY/FOZ0C80GWKKNFLY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/0C80/GWKKNFLY/FOZ0C80GWKKNFLY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/0C80/GWKKNFLY/FOZ0C80GWKKNFLY.SMALL.jpg Hammock Boy What better thing could you do with 4 imacs than turn them into a cluster? A cluster, for anyone wondering, in general terms, is a group of connected computers that work together to complete a task.  Materials The list is surprisingly short and contains extremely common parts. 4 Apple computers...
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Mon, 2 Jan 2012 13:16:27 PST
Xbox Hackintosh casemod http://www.instructables.com/id/Xbox-Hackintosh/
Xbox Hackintosh casemod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/20OA/GUOAF1YL/FYP20OAGUOAF1YL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/20OA/GUOAF1YL/FYP20OAGUOAF1YL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/20OA/GUOAF1YL/FYP20OAGUOAF1YL.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen This is a Xbox Hackintosh. I had an old and broken xbox so i decided to put a pc in to it and install hackintosh to it. This is a "guide" which gives you the basic idea how to stuff all in there and what parts to use... This is my first instructables and my main language is not english so ...
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Tue, 8 Nov 2011 09:50:51 PST
iPhone/iPod touch Tripod mount! http://www.instructables.com/id/iPhoneiPod-touch-Tripod-mount/
iPhone/iPod touch Tripod mount! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/MT7Q/GUMFTX8I/FGXMT7QGUMFTX8I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/MT7Q/GUMFTX8I/FGXMT7QGUMFTX8I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/MT7Q/GUMFTX8I/FGXMT7QGUMFTX8I.SMALL.jpg Chowmix12 On October 14th, 2011, I picked up my iPhone 4S at 8AM. It was the best 3 hours that I wasted waiting in line. Ever since I have been shooting videos and pictures with it! Even with a DSLR at hand I prefer to use my iPhone. With the new 8mp camera, 1080p video recording, and its amazing camera quali...
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Sun, 6 Nov 2011 16:13:41 PST
How To Manually Merge Gmail Account With Apple Mail 2.0-3.x http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Manually-Merge-Gmail-Account-With-Apple-Mai/
How To Manually Merge Gmail Account With Apple Mail 2.0-3.x - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/MF9H/GTGCZPL0/F7FMF9HGTGCZPL0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/MF9H/GTGCZPL0/F7FMF9HGTGCZPL0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/MF9H/GTGCZPL0/F7FMF9HGTGCZPL0.SMALL.jpg EngUA313 This tutorial will instruct those with basic computer skills how to merge their Gmail account into Apple Mail 2.0-3.x in 10-15 minutes. YOU WILL NEED: -an Apple computer with Apple Mail 2.0-3.x -an Internet connection. -an existing Gmail account. HOW TO CHECK IF YOU HAVE THE CORRECT VERSION OF AP...
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Fri, 7 Oct 2011 09:26:18 PDT
Modify a cheap USB charger to feed an iPod, iPhone or Samsung Galaxy http://www.instructables.com/id/Modify-a-cheap-USB-charger-to-feed-an-iPod-iPhone/
Modify a cheap USB charger to feed an iPod, iPhone or Samsung Galaxy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/ZCQR/GTCP49F0/F54ZCQRGTCP49F0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/ZCQR/GTCP49F0/F54ZCQRGTCP49F0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/ZCQR/GTCP49F0/F54ZCQRGTCP49F0.SMALL.jpg Caffeinomane A couple of years ago I got an iPod touch as a gift and I decided to buy a USB charger for it. So I bought a really cheap one but it never worked. The iPod, once connected, did not like it and did not want to charge. Since it was so cheap I just let it sit in a drawer forgetting about it. A little ...
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Wed, 5 Oct 2011 12:16:02 PDT
How To Repair Damaged Cables (+ video) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Repair-Damaged-Cables-video/
How To Repair Damaged Cables (+ video) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/GJS0/GSRO60EJ/FK1GJS0GSRO60EJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/GJS0/GSRO60EJ/FK1GJS0GSRO60EJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/GJS0/GSRO60EJ/FK1GJS0GSRO60EJ.SMALL.jpg projectsugru Laptop power chargers and USB cables always break at the same point and once they do, it's not long before they stop working altogether. Here are instructions to show you how to repair this problem quickly and very easily using sugru. Just to state the obvious, your cable needs to be in working or...
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Wed, 21 Sep 2011 06:19:18 PDT
Repair : Apple MacBook MagSafe Charger Power Cord http://www.instructables.com/id/MacBook-Mag-Safe-Charger-Budget-Repair-Disas/
Repair : Apple MacBook MagSafe Charger Power Cord - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/AWAG/FZWXP08R/F7MAWAGFZWXP08R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/AWAG/FZWXP08R/F7MAWAGFZWXP08R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/AWAG/FZWXP08R/F7MAWAGFZWXP08R.SMALL.jpg Kactapuss Apple really dropped the ball on the design of this charger. The wimpy wire used in the design is simply to weak to take any real stress, coiling, and yanks. Eventually the rubber sheath separates from the MagSafe connector or the Power-brick and the wire begin to fray or short, sometimes affectin...
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Wed, 23 Sep 2009 23:56:37 PDT
Make your own iPhone 4 Wooden Dock / Stand! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-iPhone-4-Wooden-Dock-Stand/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/C1XA/GMQ2LL73/FBUC1XAGMQ2LL73.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/C1XA/GMQ2LL73/FBUC1XAGMQ2LL73.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/C1XA/GMQ2LL73/FBUC1XAGMQ2LL73.SMALL.jpg tato312 Here is a video of a tutorial I made on how to make your own iPhone Wooden Dock / Stand. This will work for every iPhone (2G, 3G, 3GS, 4) and iPod Touch (1, 2, 3, 4) as well. Now go ahead and check my  YouTube channel http://www.youtube.com/user/tato312?feature=mhee   and follow me on ...
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Wed, 20 Apr 2011 19:24:16 PDT
Home automation server with router http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-automation-server-with-router/
Home automation server with router - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/6T9F/GFRWR9D3/F2U6T9FGFRWR9D3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/6T9F/GFRWR9D3/F2U6T9FGFRWR9D3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/6T9F/GFRWR9D3/F2U6T9FGFRWR9D3.SMALL.jpg mrx23dot Turn a cheap router into a home automation server! This project will allow you to switch outlets/lights from your iPhone, or any browser. You will also be able to send out serial commands remotely. This project is based on SmartLinc. http://www.smarthome.com/2412N/SmartLinc-INSTEON-Central-Control...
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Sun, 7 Nov 2010 07:38:31 PST
Bypass Your Broken Airport Express PSU with an USB Power Source http://www.instructables.com/id/Converting-a-Broken-Airport-Express-PSU-with-an-US/
Bypass Your Broken Airport Express PSU with an USB Power Source - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/V8QZ/GEI9CUA6/F5QV8QZGEI9CUA6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/V8QZ/GEI9CUA6/F5QV8QZGEI9CUA6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/V8QZ/GEI9CUA6/F5QV8QZGEI9CUA6.SMALL.jpg imjasonc Ever have an Airport Express (AE) that will not power up anymore? Most likely it is from a broken power supply unit.  The cause is usually from a bad 3.3v regulator and/or bad capacitors.  This guide will show you how to bypass Airport Express PSU and power it with USB power.  This will great if you...
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Sat, 25 Sep 2010 22:33:02 PDT
Repair bricked ipod Classic 80 gb http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-bricked-ipod-Classic-80-gb/
Repair bricked ipod Classic 80 gb - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/5U58/GE7LBFRO/F7M5U58GE7LBFRO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/5U58/GE7LBFRO/F7M5U58GE7LBFRO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/5U58/GE7LBFRO/F7M5U58GE7LBFRO.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Itunes 9 update 1.1 bricked my kid's ipod Classic 80 gb. Would you like to update?  Spin the wheel of chance with Mr. Jobs. Caitlin had "misplaced" her ipod for a long time and wanted to take it along on our summer vacation trip.  She found it and plugged it in and charged it up with the wall wart....
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Fri, 17 Sep 2010 22:33:09 PDT
Plush Iphone Sleeve http://www.instructables.com/id/Plush-Iphone-Sleeve/
Plush Iphone Sleeve - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/LR89/GC4G8XJO/FI8LR89GC4G8XJO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/LR89/GC4G8XJO/FI8LR89GC4G8XJO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/LR89/GC4G8XJO/FI8LR89GC4G8XJO.SMALL.jpg ChrysN I made a plush mobile phone sleeve that looks like an Iphone.  The phone sleeve is made using faux fur, felt and a print of an Iphone screen  You can keep your Iphone protected in it's sleeve and still let everyone know what type of phone you have. This is what I made for the Instructable's gift ex...
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Tue, 3 Aug 2010 06:04:14 PDT
Apple iPad being Taken Apart http://www.instructables.com/id/Apple-iPad-being-Taken-Apart/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/GWZN/G7DYYN18/F87GWZNG7DYYN18.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/GWZN/G7DYYN18/F87GWZNG7DYYN18.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/GWZN/G7DYYN18/F87GWZNG7DYYN18.SMALL.jpg powerbookmedic  This is a slideshow of the Apple iPad being taken apart.  High-Def Videos and iPad parts are available from our website: http://www.powerbookmedic.com/ipad
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Mon, 5 Apr 2010 14:18:58 PDT
Upgrade your original 1984 Macintosh to run OS X Snow Leopard. http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrade-your-original-1984-Macintosh-to-run-OS-X-S/
Upgrade your original 1984 Macintosh to run OS X Snow Leopard. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/YY7R/G69MVR5F/FAWYY7RG69MVR5F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/YY7R/G69MVR5F/FAWYY7RG69MVR5F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/YY7R/G69MVR5F/FAWYY7RG69MVR5F.SMALL.jpg gmjhowe The original Macintosh took the the world by storm with its small form factor, and above standard speeds. This project aims to show you how to upgrade your original 1984 macintosh to the specification of a modern day machine. The original Macintosh had an 8mhz processor, my upgrades will boost it t...
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Sun, 7 Mar 2010 13:58:47 PST
Removing and Rehousing the Hard Drive from your dead Apple Time Capsule http://www.instructables.com/id/Removing-and-Rehousing-the-Hard-Drive-from-your-de/
Removing and Rehousing the Hard Drive from your dead Apple Time Capsule - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/XVTP/G5KPALJ4/F4CXVTPG5KPALJ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/XVTP/G5KPALJ4/F4CXVTPG5KPALJ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/XVTP/G5KPALJ4/F4CXVTPG5KPALJ4.SMALL.jpg oklacalit If you're reading this, I'm going to assume that yours died and you want to get all your info off of it. Apple does not offer data recovery, and you could go to an apple certified place, the one I called here in LA told me it would cost somewhere between $300 and $1000. That's way out of my range fo...
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Sun, 14 Feb 2010 15:56:09 PST
Apple G4 CUBE Tissue Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Apple-G4-CUBE-Tissue-Box/
Apple G4 CUBE Tissue Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/T6SE/G51GF5KY/FP1T6SEG51GF5KY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/T6SE/G51GF5KY/FP1T6SEG51GF5KY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/T6SE/G51GF5KY/FP1T6SEG51GF5KY.SMALL.jpg macgeek [Featured in the February 4th Instructables Newsletter!] An oldie but a goodie, Being a macgeek I fell in love with this idea when I saw it in 2001 and I thought I would revive it for the instructable crowd. First you need a Apple Cube Ebay, is your easiest place to find a Apple G4 cube, but for...
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Mon, 1 Feb 2010 17:11:00 PST
DIY Apple Remote Shield for the Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Apple-Remote-Shield-for-the-Arduino/
DIY Apple Remote Shield for the Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/8VYV/G1BBD058/FA98VYVG1BBD058.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/8VYV/G1BBD058/FA98VYVG1BBD058.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/8VYV/G1BBD058/FA98VYVG1BBD058.SMALL.jpg computergeek Have you ever wanted to make an apple remote? Or maybe want to have one of your arduino creations be able to control iTunes on your Mac, your iPod, Or your Apple TV? Now you can! Awhile back I was working on a project that that I wanted to be able to start music the on my mac through the IR receiver...
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Sat, 31 Oct 2009 18:02:19 PDT
Ball of Death: or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Apple Pro Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Ball-of-Death-or-How-I-Learned-to-Stop-Worrying-an/
Ball of Death: or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Apple Pro Speakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/G3EK/G0KQM7W1/FJNG3EKG0KQM7W1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/G3EK/G0KQM7W1/FJNG3EKG0KQM7W1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/G3EK/G0KQM7W1/FJNG3EKG0KQM7W1.SMALL.jpg macpower  I've always said that since disposing of the "beige box", Apple has always led in the industrial design area. The integration of form and function can't be touched by any other manufacturer in any industry (Porsche comes close). It's a shame to clog up landfills with something attractive and durabl...
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Tue, 13 Oct 2009 12:34:43 PDT