Instructables: exploring - technology - tablet - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 29 Aug 2016 08:06:52 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Make The Best Homemade Stylus Ever Made! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-the-Best-Homemade-Stylus-Ever-Made/
How to Make The Best Homemade Stylus Ever Made! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/578K/IRU3DK41/FVT578KIRU3DK41.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/578K/IRU3DK41/FVT578KIRU3DK41.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/578K/IRU3DK41/FVT578KIRU3DK41.SMALL.jpg nobhasorn What I'm about to share with you is a clear, transparent instruction of how to easily make the best homemade stylus, It’s the product made by experiences and a lot of trials and errors but anyway, It’s fun!In April, 2010 I was studying in the university thinking about what to do to make money so I d...
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Sat, 13 Aug 2016 22:20:50 PDT
odroid c2 vu-7" "Frankentab" android tablet for kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Odroid-C2-Vu-7-Sbc-Tablet-Computer-for-Kids/
odroid c2 vu-7" "Frankentab" android tablet for kids - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F53/HYK0/IQTZXMOO/F53HYK0IQTZXMOO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F53/HYK0/IQTZXMOO/F53HYK0IQTZXMOO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F53/HYK0/IQTZXMOO/F53HYK0IQTZXMOO.SMALL.jpg DarrellM16 This is a project that my eight-year-old daughter, MH, and I have had a lot of fun working on. She has bricked a kindle fire and was sort of reaching the limits of her ipad and it seemed like this would be a fun project. Before this she has spent some time playing with circuits, tinkering with a ras...
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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 13:55:51 PDT
Using a Tablet to control a Raspberry Pi with LabVIEW http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-a-Tablet-to-Control-a-Raspberry-Pi-With-LabV/
Using a Tablet to control a Raspberry Pi with LabVIEW - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/C1CY/IQDZUTSY/FXFC1CYIQDZUTSY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/C1CY/IQDZUTSY/FXFC1CYIQDZUTSY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/C1CY/IQDZUTSY/FXFC1CYIQDZUTSY.SMALL.jpg Austin Stanton This Instructable takes a project from my last Instructable (Using a Raspberry Pi to control a WF32 with LabVIEW (Fan Control)) and allows it to be controlled by a tablet using Data Dashboard Raspberry Pi 3 for wireless control of the WF32. This means that you can now set up the fans and servo with...
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Fri, 8 Jul 2016 16:14:09 PDT
Raspberry Pi media player and work station with an integrated speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Media-Player-and-Work-Station-With-an/
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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 05:18:05 PDT
Raspberry Pi Tablet RetroGamer http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Tablet-RetroGamer/
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Thu, 9 Jun 2016 08:57:51 PDT
3D Printed Tablet Speaker Amplifying Stand Handles http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Tablet-Speaker-Amplifying-Stand-Handles/
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Mon, 6 Jun 2016 19:18:34 PDT
3D Printed Raspberry Pi Tablet and Cradle for VEX Practice Fields http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Raspberry-Pi-Tablet-and-Cradle-for-VEX-/
3D Printed Raspberry Pi Tablet and Cradle for VEX Practice Fields - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/S2ZO/IP4BXUZW/FNVS2ZOIP4BXUZW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/S2ZO/IP4BXUZW/FNVS2ZOIP4BXUZW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/S2ZO/IP4BXUZW/FNVS2ZOIP4BXUZW.SMALL.jpg brockly2 I am a high school senior in McLean, VA. I chose to design and assemble a 3D printed Raspberry Pi tablet along with a custom VEX tower attachment for use in my school's robotics lab.My school is part of the VEX robotics program, a competition based robotics organization that aims to teach students a...
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Tue, 7 Jun 2016 07:05:50 PDT
Car Dash Tablet http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Dash-Tablet/
Car Dash Tablet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/38RQ/IOLP46EY/FFT38RQIOLP46EY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/38RQ/IOLP46EY/FFT38RQIOLP46EY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/38RQ/IOLP46EY/FFT38RQIOLP46EY.SMALL.jpg AykutC Putting a tablet in car dash.This project was on my mind for a long time.Somehow I couldn’t find any free time to build this project. But now I have done it and I’ll tell you how.My car is a VW Polo (2014 ) and don’t have any bluetooth connectivity with smartphones or so. And also it doesn’t have a...
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Wed, 25 May 2016 08:21:38 PDT
Android Motion Sensing Smart Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Motion-Sensing-Smart-Mirror/
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Wed, 18 May 2016 13:37:41 PDT
Control ANY light or electrical appliance with you tablet or smartphone (wifi) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Hack-Your-Hot-Girlfriends-Nightlight-With-Y/
Control ANY light or electrical appliance with you tablet or smartphone (wifi) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/9Z1J/INYTZSP8/F8S9Z1JINYTZSP8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/9Z1J/INYTZSP8/F8S9Z1JINYTZSP8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/9Z1J/INYTZSP8/F8S9Z1JINYTZSP8.SMALL.jpg Ruben Marc Speybrouck Control ANY light or electrical appliance with you tablet or smartphone (wifi) using arduino, blynk and a wemos / ESP8266 boardIn this tutorial we will be making something I call a wifi controlled ac switch. (But it also works for DC applications that are powered by a wall outlet) Basically we will ...
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Fri, 6 May 2016 05:02:40 PDT
PVC Kindle Fire and Tablet Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Kindle-Fire-and-Tablet-Holder/
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Thu, 14 Apr 2016 09:26:47 PDT
Raspberry Pi Tablet http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Tablet/
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Tue, 8 Mar 2016 03:21:51 PST
How To Disconnect from a Stalker Ex http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Disconnect-From-a-Stalker-Ex/
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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 15:59:51 PST
Android personal Home Server http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Personal-Home-Server/
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Fri, 12 Feb 2016 05:36:19 PST
Raspberry Pi All-In-One With Touchscreen! http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-All-In-One-With-Touchscreen/
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 08:01:14 PST
DIY USB Penmouse/Mousepen http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-USB-PenmouseMousepen/
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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 12:36:04 PST
Custom Pocket Slim Gadget Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Pocket-Slim-Gadget-Stand/
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 17:52:39 PST
Motion Activated Digital Calendar http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Activated-Digital-Calendar/
Motion Activated Digital Calendar - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/1YZV/IHP6UOZE/FDB1YZVIHP6UOZE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/1YZV/IHP6UOZE/FDB1YZVIHP6UOZE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/1YZV/IHP6UOZE/FDB1YZVIHP6UOZE.SMALL.jpg FrankA2 I was tired of having an old paper calendar that my wife and I would update by hand and wouldn't have available to us when we weren't home. I also had an old Nexus 7 tablet laying around and a 3D printer, so I decided to try and make a digital version of the calendar.This project had basically 3 pa...
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Thu, 3 Dec 2015 08:39:24 PST
Build a Tablet Binder With the Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Tablet-Binder-With-the-Raspberry-Pi/
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Sat, 12 Sep 2015 19:43:56 PDT
Smartphone Controlled Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-Controlled-Robot/
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Sat, 5 Sep 2015 11:49:12 PDT
Digital Wax Tablet http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Wax-Tablet/
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 10:04:47 PDT
VU Meter Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/VU-Meter-Speakers/
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 20:34:42 PDT
LIGHTSABER!!! LED - 3D Printed - Fully Functional http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-LED-LIGHTSABER/
LIGHTSABER!!! LED - 3D Printed - Fully Functional - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SMALL.jpg JJPowelly This is a 3D printed Light Saber I designed as a personal project to keep myself occupied... Here's a demo video: Demo VideoLet me start off by saying this is a very easy print/make... The handle only has two main prints and you have the option of printing either 6 individual sliding cylinders or pr...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 17:37:44 PDT
DIY Tablet 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tablet-20/
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 11:05:23 PDT
Graphic Design from iOS http://www.instructables.com/id/Graphic-Design-from-iOS/
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 13:37:16 PDT
Hockey Puck Phone Stand-Minimalistic version (v2.0) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hockey-Puck-Phone-Stand-Minimalistic-version-v20/
Hockey Puck Phone Stand-Minimalistic version (v2.0) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/GSKR/IAJHVH3U/FRUGSKRIAJHVH3U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/GSKR/IAJHVH3U/FRUGSKRIAJHVH3U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/GSKR/IAJHVH3U/FRUGSKRIAJHVH3U.SMALL.jpg pucksurfer For all of you hockey fans out there, this is for you... (and me). I bring to you, a hockey puck mobile device stand, version 2. You can see my original puck stand, which turned out very ummmm, interesting to say the least. Anyway, this is a pretty easy and simple way to turn an old puck, into a swe...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 06:25:37 PDT
Tablet Second Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Tablet-Second-Monitor/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 11:49:44 PDT
Raspberry Pi Spy Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Spy-Tank/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 07:03:54 PDT
Antique book tablet case http://www.instructables.com/id/Antique-book-tablet-case/
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Mon, 11 May 2015 10:08:33 PDT
Touchscreen Internet Radio, Raspberry http://www.instructables.com/id/Touchscreen-Internet-Radio-Raspberry/
Touchscreen Internet Radio, Raspberry - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/RS1B/I8YBKZDX/FZDRS1BI8YBKZDX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/RS1B/I8YBKZDX/FZDRS1BI8YBKZDX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/RS1B/I8YBKZDX/FZDRS1BI8YBKZDX.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen Make this super easy and cool looking 2.8" touchscreen Internet Radio that can be controlled with PC, Smartphone and basically every machine that has got a browser and an internet connection..(find the speakers at the back from here ;)Components list:-Raspberry Pi, basically any one works from the f...
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 09:28:27 PDT
DIY tablet: Powerful, Easy-to-make, (relatively) cheap [Part 1: the guts] http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-tablet-Powerful-Easy-to-make-relatively-cheap-/
DIY tablet: Powerful, Easy-to-make, (relatively) cheap [Part 1: the guts] - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/4KH3/I70XIT59/FZM4KH3I70XIT59.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/4KH3/I70XIT59/FZM4KH3I70XIT59.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/4KH3/I70XIT59/FZM4KH3I70XIT59.SMALL.jpg TeddyIndustries Hi everyone! This is my first Instructable and I'm really excited to share it with you! Now, given that you are on this site or app, I'd guess that you'd probably have at least one idea that hit you like a baseball bat and then occupied the outer fringes of your neocortex ever since. This happened t...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 08:32:01 PDT
Simple Tablet/Smartphone Tripod Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-TabletSmartphone-Tripod-Mount/
Simple Tablet/Smartphone Tripod Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/S5Z0/I6YLVFRQ/FGMS5Z0I6YLVFRQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/S5Z0/I6YLVFRQ/FGMS5Z0I6YLVFRQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/S5Z0/I6YLVFRQ/FGMS5Z0I6YLVFRQ.SMALL.jpg fozzy13 The cameras in the tablets and smartphones that many people carry in their pocket every day pack a lot of picture-taking power that was unheard of for cell phones only a few years ago!  However, smartphones and tablets aren't typically equipped with a tripod mount.  This Instructable will show an ea...
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 15:30:37 PST
Adjustable arm tablet stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-DIY-tablet-stand/
Adjustable arm tablet stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/LUWA/I6W2V5BI/FWHLUWAI6W2V5BI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/LUWA/I6W2V5BI/FWHLUWAI6W2V5BI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/LUWA/I6W2V5BI/FWHLUWAI6W2V5BI.SMALL.jpg projectsugru Tablets are great for surfing the web and can help hours pass like minutes. But anyone who has held one for a while will know the 'arm ache'! If you find yourself wishing you could go hands free with your tablet then this is the project for you. Why buy an expensive solution when you can make one yo...
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 02:06:31 PST
Funda de fieltro para iPad http://www.instructables.com/id/Funda-de-fieltro-para-iPad/
Funda de fieltro para iPad - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/0F0K/I3DQJBNY/FNB0F0KI3DQJBNY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/0F0K/I3DQJBNY/FNB0F0KI3DQJBNY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/0F0K/I3DQJBNY/FNB0F0KI3DQJBNY.SMALL.jpg jbraun servais Con este manual aprenderemos a realizar una funda para tu iPad o tablet con fieltro. En este caso, las medidas serán para un iPad air, pero podrás adaptar tanto el diseño como las medidas para tu propia tablet. Síguenos que comenzamos! Materiales Para realizar la funda necesitarás:Plancha de fiel...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 16:05:02 PST
Clothespin Piano for iPad http://www.instructables.com/id/Clothespin-Piano-for-iPad/
Clothespin Piano for iPad - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/J0WZ/I24M3Y64/FUFJ0WZI24M3Y64.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/J0WZ/I24M3Y64/FUFJ0WZI24M3Y64.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/J0WZ/I24M3Y64/FUFJ0WZI24M3Y64.SMALL.jpg adamkumpf Touchscreens are great, but when it comes to playing music on them, the lack of physical keys can be a drag. So I decided to round up some household stuff and make a piano keyboard that tricks the iPad into thinking it's being played by your fingers (with the help of some clothespins and aluminum fo...
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 10:12:11 PST
iSPRESSO: Remote Controlled, Raspberry Pi Powered Espresso Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-of-Things-RasPi-Espresso-Machine-iSPRESSO/
iSPRESSO: Remote Controlled, Raspberry Pi Powered Espresso Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/ZKBR/HWX499KS/FR3ZKBRHWX499KS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/ZKBR/HWX499KS/FR3ZKBRHWX499KS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/ZKBR/HWX499KS/FR3ZKBRHWX499KS.SMALL.jpg veggiebenz Please note: These instructions were accurate for the old Raspberry Pi boards and the older version of Raspbian, but there have been big changes recently which require new steps, at least on the software side. The up-to-date instructions (kernel 3.18, Raspbian as of Feb 2015) are on ispresso.net....
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 05:55:52 PDT
Program your Arduino with an Android device! http://www.instructables.com/id/Program-your-Arduino-with-a-Android-device/
Program your Arduino with an Android device! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/UBNR/HWLD3TJZ/FH5UBNRHWLD3TJZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/UBNR/HWLD3TJZ/FH5UBNRHWLD3TJZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/UBNR/HWLD3TJZ/FH5UBNRHWLD3TJZ.SMALL.jpg Jan_Henrik Hi,in this Instructable I want to show you, how you can program your Arduino with your Android device. It is very simple and cheap. Also it allows us to program our Arduino where ever we want, this is usefull for permanently installed Arduino boards, like in light controllers...So lets get started! ...
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 10:29:33 PDT
IKEA HACK: articulating tablet mount http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-HACK-articulating-tablet-mount/
IKEA HACK: articulating tablet mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/DVKQ/HV9HOE8Y/FDLDVKQHV9HOE8Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/DVKQ/HV9HOE8Y/FDLDVKQHV9HOE8Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/DVKQ/HV9HOE8Y/FDLDVKQHV9HOE8Y.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Browsing on a tablet is great; there's nothing like digging into your favorite site while getting comfy. I find the longer I browser the more supine my posture, eventually my pose self-levels to lethargic mass lying on my back with the tablet above my face, making my arms tired. It would be great if...
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Sun, 18 May 2014 17:41:46 PDT
Ammo Can BOOM box http://www.instructables.com/id/Ammo-Can-BOOM-box/
Ammo Can BOOM box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/JMCH/HUMTLW9N/F0FJMCHHUMTLW9N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/JMCH/HUMTLW9N/F0FJMCHHUMTLW9N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/JMCH/HUMTLW9N/F0FJMCHHUMTLW9N.SMALL.jpg Medic55 This was my first attempt at building this speaker BOOM box and it turned out great.  Bellow is the list of parts I used. I also re wired the IR sensor the outside the box so I can use the remote without opening the box. I rewired the FM antenna to the outside also. Every hole I drilled was sealed w...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 09:24:18 PDT
Simple Macro Lens for iPad/iPhone/iPod http://www.instructables.com/id/Macro-Lens-for-iPadiPhoneiPod/
Simple Macro Lens for iPad/iPhone/iPod - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/596R/HRWNBOZ6/FEY596RHRWNBOZ6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/596R/HRWNBOZ6/FEY596RHRWNBOZ6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/596R/HRWNBOZ6/FEY596RHRWNBOZ6.SMALL.jpg seanthesheep101 this is a really simple lens you can put together to get nice macro shots for any mobile or tablet camera. i have seen this a few times before but i have seen ways that could damage the device or just take to much time. Materials and Tools the materials you will need are: Laser pointer clothes l...
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:25:19 PDT
Make a fab iPad/tablet stand using a plate stand and Sugru! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-fab-iPadtablet-stand-using-a-plate-stand-an/
Make a fab iPad/tablet stand using a plate stand and Sugru! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/BRBF/HO22Z8W1/F3DBRBFHO22Z8W1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/BRBF/HO22Z8W1/F3DBRBFHO22Z8W1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/BRBF/HO22Z8W1/F3DBRBFHO22Z8W1.SMALL.jpg Wildlife Gadgetman Want to make a really easy cheap and effective iPad/tablet stand? All you need is a large plate stand (I picked this one up for only 40p) and a small sachet of Sugru self setting rubber. Bend the front legs of the stand outwards slightly to add a little extra stability. Add small balls of Sugru to ...
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 18:03:29 PDT
Simple and intuitive web interface for your Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-and-intuitive-web-interface-for-your-Raspbe/
Simple and intuitive web interface for your Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/FL61/HN824TS4/FPIFL61HN824TS4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/FL61/HN824TS4/FPIFL61HN824TS4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/FL61/HN824TS4/FPIFL61HN824TS4.SMALL.jpg TheFreeElectron The Raspberry Pi is an amazing 35 dollars mini-computer. It allows you to do everything you could do with a regular Linux computer (Connecting to the internet, watching videos, launching applications, ...) but also to interact with the world surrounding it, just like an Arduino. That's why I qualify...
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Fri, 1 Nov 2013 10:49:34 PDT
How to Make a Raspberry Pi Media Panel (fka Digital Photo Frame) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Raspberry-Pi-Media-Panel-fka-Digita/
How to Make a Raspberry Pi Media Panel (fka Digital Photo Frame) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/NH3P/HFBKA1NY/FLMNH3PHFBKA1NY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/NH3P/HFBKA1NY/FLMNH3PHFBKA1NY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/NH3P/HFBKA1NY/FLMNH3PHFBKA1NY.SMALL.jpg andyjagoe The goal of this project was to create a low cost Raspberry Pi Media Panel--a nice looking screen that could stand in the living room or attach to the refrigerator with the primary purpose of streaming personal photo and video content full time, but also be able to do some other cool things when nee...
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Wed, 10 Apr 2013 19:45:38 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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/VDDZ/HLA1VA9X/FMNVDDZHLA1VA9X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/VDDZ/HLA1VA9X/FMNVDDZHLA1VA9X.SQUARE.jpg https://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
The first selfmade and published yoga convertible tablet/ laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/The-first-self-made-and-published-CONVERTIBLE-TABL/
The first selfmade and published yoga convertible tablet/ laptop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/UQK1/HIUXAZ50/FZJUQK1HIUXAZ50.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/UQK1/HIUXAZ50/FZJUQK1HIUXAZ50.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/UQK1/HIUXAZ50/FZJUQK1HIUXAZ50.SMALL.jpg MoritzB Hello, my name is Moritz Böker and I am a German maker. I want to share my latest project with you: The maybe first self made and published convertible tablet in the internet! A convertible tablet is a sort of notebooks, that you can turn or twist into a tablet pc. You either can use it as an ordina...
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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 04:11:12 PDT
How to make a Macbook Tablet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Macbook-Tablet/
How to make a Macbook Tablet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/1H3Q/HA4MKFZS/FTL1H3QHA4MKFZS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/1H3Q/HA4MKFZS/FTL1H3QHA4MKFZS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/1H3Q/HA4MKFZS/FTL1H3QHA4MKFZS.SMALL.jpg MrQuiffster iPad too small or too locked-down for you? Build your own Mac Tablet! There are three excellent Mac Tablet builds on Instructables already, so what sets my build apart from the crowd? - The build is self-contained within the original Macbook body. - Instead of using a Wacom tablet such as c4l3b or ...
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Mon, 3 Dec 2012 05:34:04 PST
Tablet / iPad removeable car mount for $1 in 5 minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/Tablet-iPad-removable-car-mount-for-1-in-5-minu/
Tablet / iPad removeable car mount for $1 in 5 minutes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F11/21I8/H91LGBD2/F1121I8H91LGBD2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F11/21I8/H91LGBD2/F1121I8H91LGBD2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F11/21I8/H91LGBD2/F1121I8H91LGBD2.SMALL.jpg ftree I was looking for a tablet car mount that is easily removable and doesnt leave any traces on the interior. It's quite nice to use a tablet on longer trips, especially the navigation app, however i dont want to use it every day. Any commercial mount i had found took too long to remove or disturbed th...
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Mon, 5 Nov 2012 05:55:01 PST
Unique E-Reader Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Unique-E-Reader-Case/
Unique E-Reader Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/IM4O/H4I7VMHK/F4SIM4OH4I7VMHK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/IM4O/H4I7VMHK/F4SIM4OH4I7VMHK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/IM4O/H4I7VMHK/F4SIM4OH4I7VMHK.SMALL.jpg fjordcarver Want to make a custom e-reader case that really shouts "This is Me! It's how I roll, I am a maker!"? For a couple of bucks, I'll show you how you can make an e-reader case as unique as you. Practical. Attention grabbing, unique. Make one for next to nothing, and reap the rewards of being an attenti...
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Sat, 14 Jul 2012 16:58:24 PDT
DIY Capacitive Stylus http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Capacitive-Stylus/
DIY Capacitive Stylus - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/TS6K/H1YOL7O8/FLGTS6KH1YOL7O8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/TS6K/H1YOL7O8/FLGTS6KH1YOL7O8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/TS6K/H1YOL7O8/FLGTS6KH1YOL7O8.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos Most smart phones and tablets have capacitive touch screens. This is an impressive bit of technology that lets you interact directly with the screen using only your finger. But there is one problem with this kind of interface, messy finger foods. Nobody wants streaks of food all over their screen....
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Thu, 17 May 2012 06:04:51 PDT
Make an iPad or Kindle case from an old book and sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/create-an-iPad-or-Kindle-book-cover-using-sugru/
Make an iPad or Kindle case from an old book and sugru - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/6KI9/GVZQ6L29/FGP6KI9GVZQ6L29.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/6KI9/GVZQ6L29/FGP6KI9GVZQ6L29.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/6KI9/GVZQ6L29/FGP6KI9GVZQ6L29.SMALL.jpg projectsugru Mattia from Italy first made this project and sent us the images below for the sugru gallery. We thought it was amazing. So what's the best thing to do with amazing projects? Make a step by step instructable to help everyone make their own of course! Oh, and we thought it would be cool to make one ...
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Mon, 13 Feb 2012 05:25:48 PST