Instructables: exploring - technology - tablet http://www.instructables.com Fri, 22 May 2015 02:04:10 PDT BLOX v1.01 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
Twitch streaming from OS X with an nVidia Shield Tablet http://www.instructables.com/id/Twitch-streaming-from-OS-X/
Twitch streaming from OS X with an nVidia Shield Tablet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/XLUP/I9JR5UP2/FCBXLUPI9JR5UP2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/XLUP/I9JR5UP2/FCBXLUPI9JR5UP2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/XLUP/I9JR5UP2/FCBXLUPI9JR5UP2.SMALL.jpg wn7ant After discovering the wonderful world of twitch.tv, I decided I wanted to stream some games I played. However, setting this up in OS X was tricky. It required that I download Alpha release software (OBS), hack Yosemite (soundflower), and tolerate buggy implementation. This just would not do. The...
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Mon, 11 May 2015 13:04:57 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/
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 09:28:27 PDT
DIY Liveview for traditional DSLR http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Liveview-for-traditional-DSLR/
DIY Liveview for traditional DSLR - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/EG4W/I8FR7B5H/FOSEG4WI8FR7B5H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/EG4W/I8FR7B5H/FOSEG4WI8FR7B5H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/EG4W/I8FR7B5H/FOSEG4WI8FR7B5H.SMALL.jpg landimatteo I have recently discovered DigiCamControl, a really good software to control and use the reflex camera from PC.http://www.digicamcontrol.com/This is useful for Timelapses, HDR photography (and other kind of bracketing), and is also convenient for studio photography.The software also supports livevie...
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 07:03:17 PDT
Hooked on Tablets http://www.instructables.com/id/Hooked-on-Tablets/
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Wed, 8 Apr 2015 00:00:44 PDT
Hack-A-Lamp or how to control Arduino with your smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-A-Lamp-or-how-to-control-Arduino-with-your-sm/
Hack-A-Lamp or how to control Arduino with your smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/CKII/I86P82AX/FCBCKIII86P82AX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/CKII/I86P82AX/FCBCKIII86P82AX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/CKII/I86P82AX/FCBCKIII86P82AX.SMALL.jpg DrMaker I got an ikea lamp in my condo, it works well, turns on, turns off... that all it does. It's kindy boring, isn't it? I was thinking, what if I hack it? Then RGB LEDs come to my head and ideas started to flow.At work, I knew about Protocoder and App Inventor, both great ways to develop a phone app wi...
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 01:11:49 PDT
Fixing lost brightness on an RCA tablet http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-lost-brightness-on-an-RCA-tablet/
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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 08:14:16 PDT
How to Paint Digitally (Sort Of) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Paint-Digitally-Sort-Of/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 20:35:37 PDT
Hey Clash!! I'm playing!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hey-Clash-Im-playing/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 15:08:52 PDT
NEXTBOOK 8 NX785QC8G Disassemble http://www.instructables.com/id/NEXTBOOK-8-NX785QC8G/
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 18:35:17 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/4KH3/I70XIT59/FZM4KH3I70XIT59.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/4KH3/I70XIT59/FZM4KH3I70XIT59.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Tablet stand / Phone stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Tablet-stand-Phone-stand/
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 23:42:26 PDT
Simple Tablet/Smartphone Tripod Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-TabletSmartphone-Tripod-Mount/
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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/
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 02:06:31 PST
How To Install YouTube For Kids To Keep Your Kids Safe Online Watching Video http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Install-YouTube-For-Kids-To-Keep-Your-Kids-/
How To Install YouTube For Kids To Keep Your Kids Safe Online Watching Video - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/5GAH/I6NI5EXY/F0F5GAHI6NI5EXY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/5GAH/I6NI5EXY/F0F5GAHI6NI5EXY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/5GAH/I6NI5EXY/F0F5GAHI6NI5EXY.SMALL.jpg BizOfTech This is a tutorial on how to install the YouTube for Kids app to keep your children safe when watching videos online. YouTube has videos that are safe for kids, but also videos that you wouldn't want your kids to watch like semi soft core porn. Download YouTube Kids In your Google play or app st...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 07:24:39 PST
Simple Small Light Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Small-Light-Table/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 00:23:10 PST
Tablet Stand from Plate Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Tablet-Stand-from-Plate-Stand/
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 23:58:06 PST
iPad Inventor's Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/iPad-Inventors-Kit/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 10:24:19 PST
Temperature sensor output values on Android smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Temperature-sensor-output-values-on-Android-smartp/
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 08:00:09 PST
Pen-stylus To Full Stylus Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Pen-stylus-To-Full-Stylus-Conversion/
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 19:06:17 PST
Mason Jar Portable Speaker & Guitar Amp http://www.instructables.com/id/Mason-Jar-Portable-Speaker-Guitar-Amp-1/
Mason Jar Portable Speaker & Guitar Amp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/9EU6/I4IDBBIW/FX39EU6I4IDBBIW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/9EU6/I4IDBBIW/FX39EU6I4IDBBIW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/9EU6/I4IDBBIW/FX39EU6I4IDBBIW.SMALL.jpg TrashAmpsLLC Let's face it: the speakers on your phone & laptop aren't loud enough. So grab a Mason Jar Speaker KIT from Trash Amps (www.trashamps.com) & build a Mason Jar Speaker to play tunes from your smartphone, tablet and laptop. BUT WAIT: it's also an electric guitar amplifier! Plug in & bust out those wic...
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 16:57:41 PST
How to root bsnl penta http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-root-bsnl-penta/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 10:07:12 PST
Gum Wrapper Stylus http://www.instructables.com/id/Gum-Wrapper-Stylus/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 19:12:48 PST
USB power adapter from socket http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-power-adapter-from-socket/
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 14:29:38 PST
Spark: The DIY Modular Tablet http://www.instructables.com/id/Spark-The-DIY-Modular-Tablet/
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 09:19:52 PST
MICILE Arduino Rover Part 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/MICILE-Arduino-Controlled-Rover-Part-1/
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 11:24:22 PST
Clothespin Piano for iPad http://www.instructables.com/id/Clothespin-Piano-for-iPad/
Clothespin Piano for iPad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/J0WZ/I24M3Y64/FUFJ0WZI24M3Y64.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/J0WZ/I24M3Y64/FUFJ0WZI24M3Y64.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Simple Arduino Bluetooth Cybot on the move and Android Appplication (updated) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Cybot-on-the-move/
Simple Arduino Bluetooth Cybot on the move and Android Appplication (updated) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/2RB6/I1WHCHU7/F2V2RB6I1WHCHU7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/2RB6/I1WHCHU7/F2V2RB6I1WHCHU7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/2RB6/I1WHCHU7/F2V2RB6I1WHCHU7.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR A while back I wrote a couple of instructables for user interface creation and the control of the Cybot base using commands from either the keyboard or from a bar code scanner.Links to these are below:User interface:http://www.instructables.com/id/Direction-display-...Barcode Control: http://www.ins...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:16:37 PDT
Smartphone holder for portable Bluetooth keyboard with Sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-holder-for-portable-Bluetooth-keyboard-/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 02:20:45 PDT
GPS, Movies, Social Media For Your Car!! http://www.instructables.com/id/GPS-Movies-Social-Media-For-Your-Car/
GPS, Movies, Social Media For Your Car!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/SQYH/I0RYTZHM/FCUSQYHI0RYTZHM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/SQYH/I0RYTZHM/FCUSQYHI0RYTZHM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/SQYH/I0RYTZHM/FCUSQYHI0RYTZHM.SMALL.jpg Mammacita509 Can't afford a touchscreen DVD player for your car... Or tired of holding your phone during long road trips? How about creating your own multipurpose phone/tablet holder with items you already have!!Note: Using the ziploc© bag makes this sensitive to you're finger! Supplies Phone or tabletDuck Ta...
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 05:22:04 PDT
Sugru Tablet Dock Fix (TF201) http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugru-Tablet-Dock-Fix-TF201/
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Sat, 4 Oct 2014 06:55:36 PDT
Simple Clean Graphite Ipad Stylus http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Clean-Graphite-Ipad-Stylus/
Simple Clean Graphite Ipad Stylus - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/REHG/I0Q1PZIP/FOPREHGI0Q1PZIP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/REHG/I0Q1PZIP/FOPREHGI0Q1PZIP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/REHG/I0Q1PZIP/FOPREHGI0Q1PZIP.SMALL.jpg rklein oliveira Hi!This is my very first instructables,And for starters i decided do make the same thing everyone, at least once in life, does, a Tablet Stylus Tutorial!Every time i see one of those i get myself thinking of how complicated it is to build one with foam and foil and stuff. Also how crappy are the one...
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 22:08:36 PDT
Tablet Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Tablet-Case-1/
Tablet Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/R2ZF/I0LCCNLG/FBAR2ZFI0LCCNLG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/R2ZF/I0LCCNLG/FBAR2ZFI0LCCNLG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/R2ZF/I0LCCNLG/FBAR2ZFI0LCCNLG.SMALL.jpg alexspano88 Easily make a tablet case with household materials Materials You will needDVD case with internal/external clips on it( found on most cheap DVD cases) Duct tape or any kind of heavy duty tapeTwo brackets or bent items you can use to hold your tablet onWire or string A knifeA laminated card Vert...
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 20:07:42 PDT
Make Your Android Device Look & Feel Like Android L http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Android-Device-Look-Feel-Like-Android-L/
Make Your Android Device Look & Feel Like Android L - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/9COU/HZS8RYUR/FDO9COUHZS8RYUR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/9COU/HZS8RYUR/FDO9COUHZS8RYUR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/9COU/HZS8RYUR/FDO9COUHZS8RYUR.SMALL.jpg jpereira20 Have you ever wished you could have Android L on your Android device, or wished you had a Nexus 5 or Nexus 7 for the Developer Preview? Well, wish no more with a few apps from the Google Play Store, you can make you device look and fell like you have Android L on your phone. Oh, and i forgot to ment...
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Fri, 5 Sep 2014 09:55:50 PDT
PVC Backseat Tablet Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Backseat-Tablet-Stand/
PVC Backseat Tablet Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/XMOS/HZ13J11Q/F6PXMOSHZ13J11Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/XMOS/HZ13J11Q/F6PXMOSHZ13J11Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/XMOS/HZ13J11Q/F6PXMOSHZ13J11Q.SMALL.jpg philcross This is my first Instructable...so forgive me if it isn't all there. To begin...I had a problem. We are getting ready for a road trip and I have two little girls that love Frozen...but I only have one table that will play the digital copy, so the store bought backrest tablet holder would not do. ...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 21:16:18 PDT
Untouchable PAD http://www.instructables.com/id/Untouchable-PAD/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 03:14:41 PDT
Soda Can Iphone Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Soda-Can-Iphone-Stand/
Soda Can Iphone Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/GJTU/HXUDHFZ5/FVGGJTUHXUDHFZ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/GJTU/HXUDHFZ5/FVGGJTUHXUDHFZ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/GJTU/HXUDHFZ5/FVGGJTUHXUDHFZ5.SMALL.jpg MichielD99 Hi everybody, I'm so excited because this is my first instuctable ever. Today I'm going to show you how to make an awesome iphone stand out of a soda can. And I really hope you will love it! What Do You Need?? First of all, you need a sunny day and a cold drink (= soda can :p )Secondly you need y...
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 15:35:07 PDT
Scary trick using Arduino-LDR-BlueAct app http://www.instructables.com/id/Scary-trick-using-Arduino-LDR-BlueAct-app/
Scary trick using Arduino-LDR-BlueAct app - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/2LTR/HXRZIEN8/FHL2LTRHXRZIEN8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/2LTR/HXRZIEN8/FHL2LTRHXRZIEN8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/2LTR/HXRZIEN8/FHL2LTRHXRZIEN8.SMALL.jpg maysaraabdullah With a small funny trick start joking with your friends at bored nights & make many tricks using a thing that we all have which is smartphones or tablets ... here i found an app on PlayStore that can help in these tricks and here is a tutorial for the app ...An app that play/stop any sound track on...
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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 17:38:04 PDT
FREE DIY phone, iPhone, tablet, iPad or ebook stand http://www.instructables.com/id/FREE-DIY-phone-iPhone-tablet-iPad-or-ebook-stand/
FREE DIY phone, iPhone, tablet, iPad or ebook stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/IZXE/HX5H63VI/FCXIZXEHX5H63VI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/IZXE/HX5H63VI/FCXIZXEHX5H63VI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/IZXE/HX5H63VI/FCXIZXEHX5H63VI.SMALL.jpg RandomHacker This is a simple andquick way of making a DIY smartphone (iPhone) or tablet (iPad) stand for free. You only need:-Soda plastic bottle (empty)-Scissors Cut off the bottle top, and you are there! Cut off the top of the bottle and keep the bottom part. Then, cut parallel lines on both sides of the b...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 02:54:17 PDT
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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/ZKBR/HWX499KS/FR3ZKBRHWX499KS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/ZKBR/HWX499KS/FR3ZKBRHWX499KS.SQUARE.jpg http://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/
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 10:29:33 PDT
Stainless Steel Stylus http://www.instructables.com/id/Stainless-Steel-Stylus/
Stainless Steel Stylus - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/PP39/HWHMW8YQ/FB4PP39HWHMW8YQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/PP39/HWHMW8YQ/FB4PP39HWHMW8YQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/PP39/HWHMW8YQ/FB4PP39HWHMW8YQ.SMALL.jpg nwillustration A great ergonomic stylus mod, that's easy to make! Use a refillable Sharpie Marker Unscrew and remove the marker from the stainless steel housing. Cut off the ends Cut off the back end of the plastic marker case using a fine tooth saw or small hacksaw. Remove the inside of the marker by pushin...
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 09:52:12 PDT
Weighted Pen holder for Wacom Bamboo Graphic Tablets http://www.instructables.com/id/Weighted-Pen-holder-for-Wacom-Bamboo-Graphic-Table/
Weighted Pen holder for Wacom Bamboo Graphic Tablets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/JUM4/HWHBQI4L/FX8JUM4HWHBQI4L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/JUM4/HWHBQI4L/FX8JUM4HWHBQI4L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/JUM4/HWHBQI4L/FX8JUM4HWHBQI4L.SMALL.jpg deining A stylish aluminum weighted penholder almost entirely made of scrap? Sure, here is how to make one. I needed a solution so I could put down the pen easy, fast and often. Materials you need 1. Cap of a deodorant spray. Find one made of Aluminum, because that looks great.2. The plastics pen tip hol...
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 03:25:40 PDT
How to Create a eBay Auction with a Mobile App http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-eBay-Auction-with-a-Mobile-App/
How to Create a eBay Auction with a Mobile App - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/N2TT/HWCJCI4Q/FNCN2TTHWCJCI4Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/N2TT/HWCJCI4Q/FNCN2TTHWCJCI4Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/N2TT/HWCJCI4Q/FNCN2TTHWCJCI4Q.SMALL.jpg bjhanco1289 Have some things you need to sell for a quick buck? Well now eBay has made life much easier for sellers who cringe at the thought of setting up auctions to sell all of their little odds and ends! Well I mean it wasn't really rocket science before but... now its a little more convenient for those wh...
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Thu, 12 Jun 2014 10:39:38 PDT
DIY: Adding extra grip to a Logitech keyboard, for a iPad Mini. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Adding-extra-grip-to-a-Logitech-keyboard-for-a/
DIY: Adding extra grip to a Logitech keyboard, for a iPad Mini. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/IZ3C/HVW4NGNM/FPTIZ3CHVW4NGNM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/IZ3C/HVW4NGNM/FPTIZ3CHVW4NGNM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/IZ3C/HVW4NGNM/FPTIZ3CHVW4NGNM.SMALL.jpg 1984classic Got this great Logictech keyboard for my iPad mini and after a couple of months I realized, the case needed some extra grip on the back/bottom of it. To help it really hold any surface I lay it down on. It came out to look very sharp and the material is tough. Hope you enjoy this fun and affective...
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 15:28:12 PDT
New life for old Android http://www.instructables.com/id/New-life-for-old-Android/
New life for old Android - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/VXA8/HVXDYWDM/FMOVXA8HVXDYWDM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/VXA8/HVXDYWDM/FMOVXA8HVXDYWDM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/VXA8/HVXDYWDM/FMOVXA8HVXDYWDM.SMALL.jpg kresimir1993 Greetings, So, just to inform you, my native language isn't English so sorry for some misspelled words.In this turtorial I will show you what can you do with old android device which you don't use anymore.You could probably sell it, but where's the fun in that?I'm using older Alcatel T10 tablet( sin...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 00:32:47 PDT
Control a motor with a Tablet and an Arduino Uno http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-a-motor-with-a-Tablet-and-an-Arduino-Uno/
Control a motor with a Tablet and an Arduino Uno - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/5DTA/HVQ984GJ/F815DTAHVQ984GJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/5DTA/HVQ984GJ/F815DTAHVQ984GJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/5DTA/HVQ984GJ/F815DTAHVQ984GJ.SMALL.jpg kdagostino Control your inventions with Android Tablets! This tutorial goes through a demo of getting an Android tablet to send serial commands to an Arduino board and having the board turn a motor on and off. Things You will Need Android (4+) tablet with a USB port.Arduino Uno BoardDC 5V Stepper Motor (T...
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Wed, 28 May 2014 00:02:39 PDT
Android tablet to Android PC Desktop http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-tablet-to-Android-PC-Desktop/
Android tablet to Android PC Desktop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/ZRUG/HVNXR7U7/FB0ZRUGHVNXR7U7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/ZRUG/HVNXR7U7/FB0ZRUGHVNXR7U7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/ZRUG/HVNXR7U7/FB0ZRUGHVNXR7U7.SMALL.jpg untimony If we are going to add US and China's Electronic waste, 6 Million tons of computers, phones and electronic parts are disposed yearly [wiki]. I decided to turn my old Android tablet with broken touch panel into Android PC Desktop using simple hack and recycling. And viola, I just made a mini PC with...
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Mon, 26 May 2014 08:44:43 PDT