Instructables: exploring - technology - Ipod - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 1 Sep 2014 00:32:41 PDT BLOX v1.01 Hack an old iPod using an Android and an Arduino. http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-Your-Old-iPod-Device-Make-A-Bluetooth-Control/
Hack an old iPod using an Android and an Arduino. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/LEI6/HV9HTQBB/F59LEI6HV9HTQBB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/LEI6/HV9HTQBB/F59LEI6HV9HTQBB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/LEI6/HV9HTQBB/F59LEI6HV9HTQBB.SMALL.jpg Erroneous Data This tutorial shows you how to use an Arduino to turn that old dusty music player into a Bluetooth controlled docking station. Even if it has a cracked screen or a dead battery it can still be used.The following instructions will show you how use an Arduino and a couple of cheap parts to set up a Mu...
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Sat, 17 May 2014 19:46:35 PDT
Natural IPhone Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Natural-IPhone-Speaker/
Natural IPhone Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/3VF2/HW8T8OY0/FVU3VF2HW8T8OY0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/3VF2/HW8T8OY0/FVU3VF2HW8T8OY0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/3VF2/HW8T8OY0/FVU3VF2HW8T8OY0.SMALL.jpg Jbrady911 So who likes playing music on their iphone/ipod but just wants that extra little ampliciation so you won't blow a speaker; well here is my solution. It is a natural amplifier which requires no cords, wires, batteries, etc. The only thing it requires is a phone or ipod that plays music, which nowaday...
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Wed, 11 Jun 2014 20:51:49 PDT
Boom Box Aux In Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Boom-Box-Aux-In-Mod/
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Sat, 10 May 2014 18:33:13 PDT
Simple Macro Lens for iPad/iPhone/iPod http://www.instructables.com/id/Macro-Lens-for-iPadiPhoneiPod/
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Fri, 21 Feb 2014 19:09:43 PST
Another Blimp of an Eye: improved WiRC remote control http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-Blimp-of-an-Eye/
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Sun, 5 Jan 2014 11:52:04 PST
Another (Yes, Another) Altoids Tin Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-Yes-Another-Altoids-Tin-Speaker/
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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 02:49:09 PST
Audio Via Built In Bluetooth for any Speaker System http://www.instructables.com/id/Audio-Via-Built-In-Bluetooth-for-any-Speaker-Syste/
Audio Via Built In Bluetooth for any Speaker System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/62UU/HPQO9ZS1/FT062UUHPQO9ZS1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/62UU/HPQO9ZS1/FT062UUHPQO9ZS1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/62UU/HPQO9ZS1/FT062UUHPQO9ZS1.SMALL.jpg hertzgamma One of the presents for Christmas I got was this amazing speaker system. It is not on batteries and needs power supply. It has an apple dock on top and a 3.5mm audio input. It also has a remote control. I liked it but it needed something more. Firstly it has the old apple dock connector and won`t w...
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Sat, 28 Dec 2013 12:04:24 PST
Simple and intuitive web interface for your Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-and-intuitive-web-interface-for-your-Raspbe/
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Fri, 1 Nov 2013 10:49:34 PDT
Shotgun Speakers- Turn your Device into a Shotgun! http://www.instructables.com/id/Shotgun-Speakers-Turn-your-Device-into-a-Shotgun/
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Mon, 7 Oct 2013 16:08:36 PDT
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
iOS/Android Remote Controlled Blimp With Video Feedback http://www.instructables.com/id/In-a-Blimp-of-an-Eye/
iOS/Android Remote Controlled Blimp With Video Feedback - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/VDDZ/HLA1VA9X/FMNVDDZHLA1VA9X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/VDDZ/HLA1VA9X/FMNVDDZHLA1VA9X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/VDDZ/HLA1VA9X/FMNVDDZHLA1VA9X.SMALL.jpg masynmachien In a Blimp of an Eye. This project was the eye catcher of my Artist In Residency at Instructables. As RC blimps are my passion, I definitely wanted to do some blimp project during my stay at Instructables.  When I came across the Dension WIRC system, the lingering idea of building one with live vi...
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Tue, 10 Sep 2013 07:46:13 PDT
Sonic Control http://www.instructables.com/id/Sonic-Control/
Sonic Control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/PFUM/HKVLM1SO/FX4PFUMHKVLM1SO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/PFUM/HKVLM1SO/FX4PFUMHKVLM1SO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/PFUM/HKVLM1SO/FX4PFUMHKVLM1SO.SMALL.jpg puffin_juice In this ible I will show you how to build a circuit which responds to sound. Think sound activated switch, whistle keyrings or sonic screw driver. Ok, maybe it can't track alien life forms :( The circuit uses a microphone and band-pass filter to determine when a particular tone is heard. The circuit...
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Mon, 2 Sep 2013 03:36:07 PDT
iPod Information Screen Rev. 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/iPod-Information-Screen-Rev-2/
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Mon, 29 Jul 2013 20:59:21 PDT
Automatic 360 Degrees Panorama Shooting Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-360-Degrees-Panorama-Shooting-Stand/
Automatic 360 Degrees Panorama Shooting Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/FHTD/HJ1X4QV5/FVVFHTDHJ1X4QV5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/FHTD/HJ1X4QV5/FVVFHTDHJ1X4QV5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/FHTD/HJ1X4QV5/FVVFHTDHJ1X4QV5.SMALL.jpg hertzgamma What I made is a shooting stand that holds a smartphone and turns it around while it captures a 360 degrees panorama! In my case it is an iPod, but it does not matter, anything works. It has two axles and turns the phone all around just as you would do to shoot the panorama. All you will need exce...
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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 21:58:14 PDT
Portable Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Speaker-1/
Portable Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/DLXJ/GDEA4WAI/FMVDLXJGDEA4WAI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/DLXJ/GDEA4WAI/FMVDLXJGDEA4WAI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/DLXJ/GDEA4WAI/FMVDLXJGDEA4WAI.SMALL.jpg krmartin3 This is one of two portable speaker systems i wanted to build.  I used the LM386 circuit from my previous instructable and incorporated it into this portable speaker system.  It is a single channel (mono) speaker system which lights up blue in the background when you turn it on.  I hope you enjoy th...
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Sat, 28 Aug 2010 23:33:06 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
Amplifier Dock http://www.instructables.com/id/Amplifier-Dock/
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Fri, 15 Mar 2013 15:01:20 PDT
Iphone Stop motion animation http://www.instructables.com/id/Iphone-Stop-motion-animation/
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Mon, 14 Jan 2013 07:05:53 PST
Tangible Music Player: RFID card controlled iPodTouch http://www.instructables.com/id/Tangible-Music-Player-RFID-card-controlled-iPodTo/
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Mon, 8 Oct 2012 14:20:24 PDT
Protect your iPhone / iPod sync cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Protectect-your-iPhone-iPod-sync-cable/
Protect your iPhone / iPod sync cable - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/1XC5/H6WG6TSO/F741XC5H6WG6TSO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/1XC5/H6WG6TSO/F741XC5H6WG6TSO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/1XC5/H6WG6TSO/F741XC5H6WG6TSO.SMALL.jpg ornevo You know sometimes we have destroyed our precious iPhone cable? No More! What do you need? 1. IPhone cable 2. Simple Pen Now what? Break the pen and remove the spring from it. The spring has to be rotated around the cable connections area . you must to rotate the spring to the end to creat...
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Tue, 11 Sep 2012 14:44:35 PDT
Apple iOS Serial/USB Cable for Kernel Debugging http://www.instructables.com/id/Apple-iOS-SerialUSB-Cable-for-Kernel-Debugging/
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Wed, 12 Sep 2012 14:53:15 PDT
RGB flashing iPod dock from an old speaker! http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-flashing-iPod-dock-from-an-old-speaker/
RGB flashing iPod dock from an old speaker! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/O2NL/H5TUB7DI/F84O2NLH5TUB7DI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/O2NL/H5TUB7DI/F84O2NLH5TUB7DI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/O2NL/H5TUB7DI/F84O2NLH5TUB7DI.SMALL.jpg gizzmotronics Edit: I've entered in the LED contest, Hurricane Lasers, and Fix & improve it contest. If you like this, please vote. Original Video - song: river of dreams by billy joel Using an Apple Pro speaker, I made a flashing RGB LED iPod dock for about $35. I recommend reading the entire 'ible before s...
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Sun, 19 Aug 2012 18:44:18 PDT
Steampunk Audio & Chronograph Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Audio-Chronograph-Station/
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Sat, 18 Aug 2012 17:18:38 PDT
Acrylic Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrylic-Boombox/
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Sat, 18 Aug 2012 23:46:24 PDT
Lithium Battery Solar USB/ iPhone/ Arduino Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Lithium-Battery-Solar-USB-iPhone-Arduino-Charger/
Lithium Battery Solar USB/ iPhone/ Arduino Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/VNKF/H58NIMKN/F6WVNKFH58NIMKN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/VNKF/H58NIMKN/F6WVNKFH58NIMKN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/VNKF/H58NIMKN/F6WVNKFH58NIMKN.SMALL.jpg JoshuaZimmerman One of the most fun and useful projects on instructables is to create your very own solar USB/ iPhone charger. They're not overly difficult to make, nor are the parts overly expensive or hard to find. For the most part they do a rather good job of charging up small gadgets. Mostly. The big flaw ...
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Mon, 30 Jul 2012 20:17:19 PDT
iPod Information Screen http://www.instructables.com/id/iPod-Information-Screen/
iPod Information Screen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/W5PQ/H4VQRKLG/F9AW5PQH4VQRKLG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/W5PQ/H4VQRKLG/F9AW5PQH4VQRKLG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/W5PQ/H4VQRKLG/F9AW5PQH4VQRKLG.SMALL.jpg cmonaco3 My girlfriend, a music buff, asked me to come up with a better way for her to look at the track information of the current song playing on her iPod touch while she was using it in the car. Those of you that have or have had an iPod touch know that it's not the easiest thing to read while driving. To...
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Sun, 22 Jul 2012 20:51:22 PDT
Listen & Control Audio (Music) while Showering http://www.instructables.com/id/Listen-Control-Audio-while-Showering/
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Sat, 7 Jul 2012 23:23:02 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
The Altoids Tin iPod Speaker/Case! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Altoids-Tin-iPod-SpeakerCase/
The Altoids Tin iPod Speaker/Case! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/UMK8/H1YOI17H/FTHUMK8H1YOI17H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/UMK8/H1YOI17H/FTHUMK8H1YOI17H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/UMK8/H1YOI17H/FTHUMK8H1YOI17H.SMALL.jpg DoctorDv So my friend pulled out his fancy new touchscreen iPod nano and went to the radio function to listen to some sports game.  He checked his pocket and was dissapointed when he found out he had no earbuds, so now he couldn't check the score.  The solution for this would be to build a small, affordable...
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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
Multi Purpose USB Power Adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Purpose-USB-Power-Adapter/
Multi Purpose USB Power Adapter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/W16I/H0OJ0WYM/FYOW16IH0OJ0WYM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/W16I/H0OJ0WYM/FYOW16IH0OJ0WYM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/W16I/H0OJ0WYM/FYOW16IH0OJ0WYM.SMALL.jpg TechGadgets USB - we all use it every day. USB allows to share all kind of data on a small USB-Stick, on every PC. Even big amounts of data can be carried on an USB Hard drive. And it' s a perfekt power soure for mobile devices eg. cellphones or MP3-Players. But soon you'll spot the first problems. You just ha...
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Tue, 17 Apr 2012 09:29:42 PDT
200W Boombox (How to build) http://www.instructables.com/id/200W-Punchy-Boombox-How-to-build/
200W Boombox (How to build) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/0G6I/H0OJ0MMS/FWC0G6IH0OJ0MMS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/0G6I/H0OJ0MMS/FWC0G6IH0OJ0MMS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/0G6I/H0OJ0MMS/FWC0G6IH0OJ0MMS.SMALL.jpg eXtremeSomething This step by step guide will show you how to make your own boombox. So go forth and gather your tools to create your own awesome sounding boombox..... Tools you may need: Drill Variety of drill bits Table saw (or a normal wood saw) Hack saw Selection of screwdrivers Wood...
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Sat, 14 Apr 2012 18:35:23 PDT
Altoids USB Battery/Solar charger for iPhone and iPod http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-USB-BatterySolar-charger-for-iPhone-and-i/
Altoids USB Battery/Solar charger for iPhone and iPod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/MQYR/H0QH0IGB/F8TMQYRH0QH0IGB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/MQYR/H0QH0IGB/F8TMQYRH0QH0IGB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/MQYR/H0QH0IGB/F8TMQYRH0QH0IGB.SMALL.jpg haikuordie I know there are plenty of USB chargers out there for you to build.  But here's one that doesn't use a voltage regulator or an IC chip to power it.  The basic concept is to use 4 - AAA rechargeable batteries (1.2V a piece) to power the USB and a couple of solar cells to charge the batteries.  If you...
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Sat, 7 Apr 2012 18:50:48 PDT
Steampunk Aural Enhancer. http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Aural-Enhancer/
Steampunk Aural Enhancer. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/WFY8/FH9HU6MR/FRAWFY8FH9HU6MR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/WFY8/FH9HU6MR/FRAWFY8FH9HU6MR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/WFY8/FH9HU6MR/FRAWFY8FH9HU6MR.SMALL.jpg KronoNaut Found in an antique shop, this was used to change the mood of people around you. Certain sounds when played by this device will make people break out on song and dance. During WWI the allies used these devices to pacify their enemy. Download vintage recordings, and get a portable speaker system. ...
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Tue, 10 Jun 2008 11:15:15 PDT
Grip grip http://www.instructables.com/id/Grip-grip/
Grip grip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/P5QC/GYVDIXN1/FHKP5QCGYVDIXN1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/P5QC/GYVDIXN1/FHKP5QCGYVDIXN1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/P5QC/GYVDIXN1/FHKP5QCGYVDIXN1.SMALL.jpg timwikander Grip grip is a simple solution for those who like to “go naked” with their iPod touch, but could use a little more grip around the edges. Materials 1 iPod touch 1 grocery store produce issue rubber band {or rubber band of equal size} *may require a trip to your local grocery store Stretch { Lo...
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Sat, 25 Feb 2012 14:44:59 PST
Curiously Strong Tripod Mount for iPod Touch 4+ http://www.instructables.com/id/Curiously-Strong-Tripod-Mount-for-iPod-Touch-4/
Curiously Strong Tripod Mount for iPod Touch 4+ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/2KRH/GYGGN7M0/FDT2KRHGYGGN7M0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/2KRH/GYGGN7M0/FDT2KRHGYGGN7M0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/2KRH/GYGGN7M0/FDT2KRHGYGGN7M0.SMALL.jpg Tomfhowe This is a quick tripod mount you can build that will attach an ipod touch to any standard tripod. As an added bonus, there's enough material left over after making the mount to make a little 4 legged stand for it as well! It should take around an hour to make! I made the one these pictures are of i...
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Tue, 14 Feb 2012 14:03:00 PST
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
Laptop Speaker system with iPod Touch dock http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Speaker-system-with-iPod-Touch-dock/
Laptop Speaker system with iPod Touch dock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/37GG/GY4RADHG/FQ637GGGY4RADHG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/37GG/GY4RADHG/FQ637GGGY4RADHG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/37GG/GY4RADHG/FQ637GGGY4RADHG.SMALL.jpg mpilchfamily While on long family trips we bring along our Netbook or Laptop with use as a portable entertainment system. Most often a pair of headphones isn't enough. I also prefer to have a decent set of speakers. Unfortunately the Speakers built into most laptops are not decent and don't get load enough. So w...
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Thu, 2 Feb 2012 20:28:43 PST
Googly Sound (Looking back!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Googly-Sound-Looking-back/
Googly Sound (Looking back!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/0KP8/GXUZMPRD/FE60KP8GXUZMPRD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/0KP8/GXUZMPRD/FE60KP8GXUZMPRD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/0KP8/GXUZMPRD/FE60KP8GXUZMPRD.SMALL.jpg bricabracwizard I saw these beautiful horns (Indian taxi horns, minus rubber bulb) at the market going for $20, I saw the chance for a new kind of sound from my iPhone!  The horns on this device look a bit like snails eyes on stalks!  If you like this I have created other artefacts which I don't have instructables ...
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Thu, 26 Jan 2012 13:53:32 PST
Upgrading tube radio with new caps and IPOD/AUX input http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrading-Arvin-tube-radio-chassis-with-new-caps-a/
Upgrading tube radio with new caps and IPOD/AUX input - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/7E44/GQL8PWRT/F8V7E44GQL8PWRT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/7E44/GQL8PWRT/F8V7E44GQL8PWRT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/7E44/GQL8PWRT/F8V7E44GQL8PWRT.SMALL.jpg florlayamp After fixing up the cabinet to this radio and enjoying staring at it for awhile, it is finally time to take a whack at the chassis. It worked fairly good as it was but it had a hum that was always in the background which gets pretty annoying after awhile. Its also not good for the tubes and what not...
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Mon, 19 Dec 2011 21:20:17 PST
Retro Rechargeable USB Booster http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-Rechargeable-USB-Booster/
Retro Rechargeable USB Booster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/DPXS/GV0KKVZT/FYHDPXSGV0KKVZT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/DPXS/GV0KKVZT/FYHDPXSGV0KKVZT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/DPXS/GV0KKVZT/FYHDPXSGV0KKVZT.SMALL.jpg ben_k Portable iPod and phone chargers are by no means anything new.  However, there are two main aspects of portable chargers that I think could be improved without sacrificing any of their functionality.  These are: Aesthetics.  There is nothing wrong with an Altoids  tin, but there is also a lot o...
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Sun, 20 Nov 2011 11:20:08 PST
Make Conductive Rubber: Transparent stylus-iPod/iPhone http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Conductive-Rubber-Transparent-stylus-iPodiP/
Make Conductive Rubber: Transparent stylus-iPod/iPhone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/29RB/GUA4M3BV/FOM29RBGUA4M3BV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/29RB/GUA4M3BV/FOM29RBGUA4M3BV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/29RB/GUA4M3BV/FOM29RBGUA4M3BV.SMALL.jpg mikey77 I call it Oogoo II. It is a DIY conductive silicone rubber that can be used to create a transparent stylus for iPod, iPhone, iPad, and other capacitive screen smart phones. Because the contact part of the stylus is transparent, you can see your lines and draw more precisely than with a regular styl...
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Thu, 27 Oct 2011 16:09:13 PDT
Make a USB iPhone iPod Charger On The Cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-USB-iPhone-iPod-Charger-On-The-Cheep/
Make a USB iPhone iPod Charger On The Cheap! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/ZWNY/GSUSMKOY/FZWZWNYGSUSMKOY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/ZWNY/GSUSMKOY/FZWZWNYGSUSMKOY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/ZWNY/GSUSMKOY/FZWZWNYGSUSMKOY.SMALL.jpg matt.e.jenkins There are many designs for iPhone chargers out there and many are confusing or use parts that are hard to find.  My design uses parts that are easy to find, is tested works with all iPhones and iPods (as of this posting), and just works.  It is a fun and useful project.  I made one a few years ago ...
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Mon, 10 Oct 2011 14:46:29 PDT
Magic Music Table No menus, no buttons http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Music-Table-RFID-iPod-No-menus-no-button/
Magic Music Table No menus, no buttons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/2LQC/GSUT35PO/F1L2LQCGSUT35PO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/2LQC/GSUT35PO/F1L2LQCGSUT35PO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/2LQC/GSUT35PO/F1L2LQCGSUT35PO.SMALL.jpg XenonJohn NOTE: This instructable is now slightly old and a better machine has been made with lower cost parts and much better software that automatically allows you to "pair" new cards with new tracks as they are added to the iPod playlist. iPod playback track selection simply by putting RFID "bricks" on a ...
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Mon, 3 Oct 2011 10:16:54 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
Wino Boogie Boom Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Wino-Boogie-Boom-Box/
Wino Boogie Boom Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/J0Y4/GR9T2DTG/FNZJ0Y4GR9T2DTG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/J0Y4/GR9T2DTG/FNZJ0Y4GR9T2DTG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/J0Y4/GR9T2DTG/FNZJ0Y4GR9T2DTG.SMALL.jpg naboooski Untitled from nabooski on Vimeo . My first instructable , I know there are dozens of these here, whatevs. I wanted an easy DIY ipod speaker system for the job site. I didn't want to order amplifires or other parts online.  Keep it simple stupid. Build your own Portable and Rechargeable ipod...
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Fri, 12 Aug 2011 19:34:23 PDT
How to charge an iPhone/iPod with a camera charger http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-charge-an-iPhoneiPod-with-a-camera-charger/
How to charge an iPhone/iPod with a camera charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/9D1A/GQKLPH2X/FRT9D1AGQKLPH2X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/9D1A/GQKLPH2X/FRT9D1AGQKLPH2X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/9D1A/GQKLPH2X/FRT9D1AGQKLPH2X.SMALL.jpg Weldeon In this instructable, i am using my brother's camera charger to charge my iPod touch. As long as the charger is USB, it should work. If you mess up and destroy your charger/iphone/ipod, I am not responsible. Materials You will need: iPhone/iPod Your charging cable a USB camera charger Plug yo...
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Wed, 27 Jul 2011 13:01:36 PDT
DIY Solar Boombox / GhettoBlaster http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Solar-Boombox/
DIY Solar Boombox / GhettoBlaster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/R6M0/F1A4XXCH/FYOR6M0F1A4XXCH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/R6M0/F1A4XXCH/FYOR6M0F1A4XXCH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/R6M0/F1A4XXCH/FYOR6M0F1A4XXCH.SMALL.jpg pekar You can construct a solar powered boombox for as little as $75 Combine a small, energy efficient digital amplifier, cheap bookshelf speakers, batteries, a small solar panel, and your MP3 player as a source. Fasten everything together, add a handle, and take it on the road! This project makes for ...
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Tue, 8 May 2007 09:45:48 PDT
Cheap and Easy Car Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Easy-Car-Speakers/
Cheap and Easy Car Speakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/5F5L/GLL4NKS3/FKZ5F5LGLL4NKS3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/5F5L/GLL4NKS3/FKZ5F5LGLL4NKS3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/5F5L/GLL4NKS3/FKZ5F5LGLL4NKS3.SMALL.jpg jessejwk This was the problem that faced me: my car is old enough that it doesn't have an AUX jack to plug an iPod into. However, it's not old enough to have a cassette tape player, so I can't use one of those nifty adapters. Retrofitting it so that it does have a jack would be too expensive. The result is t...
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Mon, 4 Apr 2011 14:25:39 PDT