Instructables: exploring - usb - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 29 May 2016 10:38:07 PDT BLOX v1.01 Modern Extension Cord with USB http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Extension-Cord-With-USB/
Modern Extension Cord with USB - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/PJDF/IOD4F3XG/FI4PJDFIOD4F3XG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/PJDF/IOD4F3XG/FI4PJDFIOD4F3XG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/PJDF/IOD4F3XG/FI4PJDFIOD4F3XG.SMALL.jpg emancarrillo Here's how I made a modern extension cord for my desk with built in USB ports. Tools and Materials I used these parts for my outlet, but you don't have to use these exact parts. This is just a general guidelineHigh Speed USB Charger ReceptacleSingle Gang Rectangular Box (I used the linked one but...
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Wed, 18 May 2016 23:32:41 PDT
USB macbook charger http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Macbook-Charger/
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 12:39:11 PDT
How To Make a USB port for your keyboard/ USEFUL IDEA! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-USB-Port-for-Your-Keyboard-USEFUL-ID/
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Sat, 19 Mar 2016 14:58:42 PDT
Portable Laptop Charger (Cheap and Easy) http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Laptop-Charger-Cheap-and-Easy/
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Thu, 17 Mar 2016 22:16:35 PDT
Usb Wall Outlet Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Usb-Wall-Outlet-Hack/
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Fri, 4 Mar 2016 13:28:53 PST
USB Led Light http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Led-Light-3/
USB Led Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/9H6A/IL59X1LN/FVC9H6AIL59X1LN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/9H6A/IL59X1LN/FVC9H6AIL59X1LN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/9H6A/IL59X1LN/FVC9H6AIL59X1LN.SMALL.jpg victoryking If we search this title in any search engine, many products will show up on your screen. These products have one functionality i.e. to light up when connected to a USB port. After looking at these products for a while, I was ready to make one of these product on my own. It is really simple, believe ...
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Sat, 27 Feb 2016 09:13:56 PST
Usb lamp with timer&dimmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Usb-Lamp-With-Timerdimmer/
Usb lamp with timer&dimmer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/U1WA/IKA2F4JK/FY1U1WAIKA2F4JK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/U1WA/IKA2F4JK/FY1U1WAIKA2F4JK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/U1WA/IKA2F4JK/FY1U1WAIKA2F4JK.SMALL.jpg maria_AI 555 monostable circuit YOU'LL NEED: You'll need:555 timer ICResistors (10ohm, 200k, 1k)Capacitors (0.6mF, 10nF)StripboardPushbuttonSlide switchDiodePotentiometers (500k, 10k)Soldering iron & solderUsb cable( cut off the head that goes to your mobile device, ignore the green and whit wire, what yo...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 08:55:21 PST
Cardboard USB Flash Drive (Packaging) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-USB-Flash-Drive-Packaging/
Cardboard USB Flash Drive (Packaging) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/MP3J/IJM063I6/F1PMP3JIJM063I6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/MP3J/IJM063I6/F1PMP3JIJM063I6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/MP3J/IJM063I6/F1PMP3JIJM063I6.SMALL.jpg Joachim_VdV For a school course called "Creativity" we had to design a cardboard packaging that can be used effectively and not just serves as packaging. From this the idea came up to make a cardboard USB stick (something you probably already have seen in some form) but never else a decent concept is thought ab...
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 07:14:08 PST
Fix a Frayed iPhone Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-FIX-a-FRAYING-IPHONE-CHARGER-CABLE/
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 08:18:56 PST
How to Format a Bootable USB Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Format-a-Bootable-USB-Drive/
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Thu, 7 Jan 2016 23:51:59 PST
USB Flash Drive Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Flash-Drive-Bracelet/
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Sun, 13 May 2012 04:45:52 PDT
Add a USB Power Port to a 10/100 Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-a-USB-Power-Port-to-a-10100-Switch/
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Thu, 7 Jan 2016 10:53:58 PST
No-frills USB to microUSB heavy-duty Cat-5e 5+ft 1'5+m charging/data cable http://www.instructables.com/id/No-frills-USB-to-MicroUSB-Heavy-duty-Cat-5e-5ft-15/
No-frills USB to microUSB heavy-duty Cat-5e 5+ft 1'5+m charging/data cable - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/4GB1/IJ351HQZ/FHK4GB1IJ351HQZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/4GB1/IJ351HQZ/FHK4GB1IJ351HQZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/4GB1/IJ351HQZ/FHK4GB1IJ351HQZ.SMALL.jpg Barkuti Hello! Well, thanks to its wide hose, my latest DIY 5V DCP supply showed me how my puny 4-feet 28AWG USB data cable was effectively limiting the current supplied to my smartphone. Since I had some spare supplies, I decided to build me a proper USB to microUSB power/data cable.«Heavy-duty» per...
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 17:48:24 PST
Faux Flowerpot USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Flowerpot-USB-Charger/
Faux Flowerpot USB Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/BSX9/II96VSIX/FV1BSX9II96VSIX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/BSX9/II96VSIX/FV1BSX9II96VSIX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/BSX9/II96VSIX/FV1BSX9II96VSIX.SMALL.jpg RuthlessKarma Do you ever get tired of looking at that mess of chargers and wires in the high traffic areas in your house ? How about a cheap, easy and good looking way to hide them? Materials & Tools 1. Container that meets your size requirements of your location2. Hard Styrofoam 3. Black or green felt paper...
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Wed, 16 Dec 2015 15:16:06 PST
USB Breakout Board http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Breakout-Board-1/
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Tue, 1 Dec 2015 04:45:09 PST
How turn a USB into a Bracelet. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-turn-a-USB-into-a-Bracelet/
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Sun, 8 Nov 2015 12:13:52 PST
Mini 10-Doh! figure custom flash drive http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-10-Doh-figure-custom-flash-drive/
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Sun, 20 Sep 2015 03:53:28 PDT
DIY USB IR receiver http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-USB-IR-receiver/
DIY USB IR receiver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/EG4L/IEGXSO19/FZMEG4LIEGXSO19.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/EG4L/IEGXSO19/FZMEG4LIEGXSO19.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/EG4L/IEGXSO19/FZMEG4LIEGXSO19.SMALL.jpg Laurens-Wuyts In this tutorial, I'm going to show you how to make a small, cheap (less than $5) USB IR receiver.The microcontroller used acts as a standard keyboard, so it should work on every computer.With this receiver you can use a remote control to control things on your computer.I made this instructables bas...
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Sun, 13 Sep 2015 06:06:02 PDT
No solder nylon wrapped phone cable! http://www.instructables.com/id/No-solder-nylon-wrapped-phone-cable/
No solder nylon wrapped phone cable! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/U152/IDUQO753/FB3U152IDUQO753.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/U152/IDUQO753/FB3U152IDUQO753.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/U152/IDUQO753/FB3U152IDUQO753.SMALL.jpg Alaric Loftus Whether you have broken 3 of your fingers attempting to run in stilts and need to call your mom or need to order some life saving pizza delivered to your shop, your phone is your most valuable tool. Most devices require you to connect to a power source. So recently, I wanted to make a nylon wrapped ...
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Sat, 29 Aug 2015 05:40:32 PDT
Let's make a game controller! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-make-a-game-controller/
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 15:10:32 PDT
Plywood Flash Drive Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Flash-Drive-Case/
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 07:22:35 PDT
Self-Flipping Pen Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Flipping-Pen-Drive/
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Wed, 12 Aug 2015 08:32:17 PDT
Secret Flash Drive inside an USB cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Flash-Drive-inside-an-USB-cable/
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Thu, 14 May 2015 10:12:33 PDT
Hide Secret Files in a fake USB Charging Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Hide-Secret-Files-in-a-fake-USB-Charging-Cable/
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Wed, 13 May 2015 14:30:00 PDT
Water resistant motorcycle USB charger - under $10. http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-resistant-motorcycle-USB-charger-under-10/
Water resistant motorcycle USB charger - under $10. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/L5HN/I9JR4IWT/FODL5HNI9JR4IWT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/L5HN/I9JR4IWT/FODL5HNI9JR4IWT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/L5HN/I9JR4IWT/FODL5HNI9JR4IWT.SMALL.jpg krzysztof.szymanski You'll need:1. USB car charger(I got mine for $4.99).2. LED flashlight(I got mine for free)3. 2 hose clamps.4. Some wire.5. Soldering iron.6. A drill. Disassemble flashlight and a charger. 1. Remove a battery from the flashlight.2. Unscrew a '+' terminal from the charger.3. Remove front cap from ...
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Mon, 11 May 2015 12:45:30 PDT
USB Power Bank http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Power-Bank/
USB Power Bank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/0YRO/I96WC7SN/FBE0YROI96WC7SN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/0YRO/I96WC7SN/FBE0YROI96WC7SN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/0YRO/I96WC7SN/FBE0YROI96WC7SN.SMALL.jpg DIYByKev Welcome to my instructable!Today i will show you how I made USB Power Bank. It holds anywhere to 7000-16000mAh ,which depends on batteries you'r using. Capacity for C type batteriesThis small device can be used to power any small gadget which use 5v USB input like those small rc quad copters and rc ...
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Sun, 3 May 2015 15:23:41 PDT
USB Dog Tags http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Dog-Tags/
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 14:02:31 PDT
Micro USB upgrade for standard flash drive http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-USB-upgrade-for-standard-flash-drive/
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 15:39:25 PDT
USB Charger Install http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Charger-Install/
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 10:25:31 PDT
Table Lamp USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Lamp-USB-Charger/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 06:16:19 PDT
DIY Power Bank for Smatphone with USB DC 0.9V to 5V Voltage Step-up Boost Module http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Power-Bank-for-Smatphone-with-USB-DC-09V-to-5V/
DIY Power Bank for Smatphone with USB DC 0.9V to 5V Voltage Step-up Boost Module - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/9UQA/I8BGNOH8/FQ49UQAI8BGNOH8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/9UQA/I8BGNOH8/FQ49UQAI8BGNOH8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/9UQA/I8BGNOH8/FQ49UQAI8BGNOH8.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 DIY Power Bank for Smatphone with USB DC 0.9V to 5V Voltage Step-up Boost Module and TP4056 1A Li-Ion battery Charging Module, Box toy, cells laptop 18650, and few time holiday, Do it very easy and nice work and cheap, You can try do it !!!!!!!More DIY External Power Bank Backup Battery for Smart P...
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 01:36:45 PDT
Mountable Logitech c270 http://www.instructables.com/id/Mountable-Logitech-c270/
Mountable Logitech c270 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/V5BD/I7ELBQ61/FZHV5BDI7ELBQ61.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/V5BD/I7ELBQ61/FZHV5BDI7ELBQ61.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/V5BD/I7ELBQ61/FZHV5BDI7ELBQ61.SMALL.jpg vanderblugen To make a mountable Logitech c720 webcam (in this example: onto a Joby Gorillapod) you are going to need: Power drill Small Phillips Screw Driver 2 1/4-20 in Hex Nuts (3 or 4 is not a bad idea) 1 20 x 3/4 in Bolt. It should be at least 1" long. I used 3/4" in length1/4" drill bit Super glue...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 13:04:46 PDT
Morse Code key connect with computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Morse-Code-key-connect-with-computer/
Morse Code key connect with computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/R0Z9/I71QCK0F/FFNR0Z9I71QCK0F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/R0Z9/I71QCK0F/FFNR0Z9I71QCK0F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/R0Z9/I71QCK0F/FFNR0Z9I71QCK0F.SMALL.jpg alanshiu This is my 1st project, the Morse Code key connect with computer via USB Beginning Prepared a computer mouse and open the case, remove the circuit board from mouse. Cover the LED Use paper and tape to cover the LED on the circuit board to block the light signal transmitt to control IC. Sol...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 12:00:30 PDT
cheap USB slotcar timer interface http://www.instructables.com/id/cheap-USB-slotcar-timer-interface/
cheap USB slotcar timer interface - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/VBZS/I6NI5VE2/FE5VBZSI6NI5VE2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/VBZS/I6NI5VE2/FE5VBZSI6NI5VE2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/VBZS/I6NI5VE2/FE5VBZSI6NI5VE2.SMALL.jpg heavyweather EDITThe third and refined version of my sensing circuit can be found here: http://www.instructables.com/id/cheap-USB-slotcar-...The first version will only work reliably with a very long deadstrip or very slow cars.-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------...
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:40:16 PST
Protege Tus Cables Apple Lightning http://www.instructables.com/id/Protege-Tus-Cables-Apple-Lightning/
Protege Tus Cables Apple Lightning - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/YWPB/I66D14PI/FHLYWPBI66D14PI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/YWPB/I66D14PI/FHLYWPBI66D14PI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/YWPB/I66D14PI/FHLYWPBI66D14PI.SMALL.jpg kike1507 Evita que tus cables se rompan o maltraten. Materiales Cable SugruResorte de pluma Colar El Resorte Para colocar el resorte se introduce de forma perpendicular al cable y sujetando una extremo iremos dando vueltas alrededor del mismo de esta forma el resorte quedara dentro del cable El reso...
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 16:51:25 PST
The Ultimate in USB drive protection http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-in-USB-drive-protection/
The Ultimate in USB drive protection - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/DP5O/I4SCOUTO/FHVDP5OI4SCOUTO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/DP5O/I4SCOUTO/FHVDP5OI4SCOUTO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/DP5O/I4SCOUTO/FHVDP5OI4SCOUTO.SMALL.jpg Trasky It's a solid wooden box that holds a USB stick. It is 4x4x10cm big plus the locks. the locks are a combination lock on top, and a chain that wraps around for a padlock to attach to. Tools and Materials Materials;One cheap bicycle lock (Combo),One 4x4cm piece of wood, at least 10cm long,One USB dr...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 20:23:23 PST
Human Powered Phone charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Charging-USB-devices-using-your-muscle-power-Charg/
Human Powered Phone charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/FAMB/I55MZ4IK/FC1FAMBI55MZ4IK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/FAMB/I55MZ4IK/FC1FAMBI55MZ4IK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/FAMB/I55MZ4IK/FC1FAMBI55MZ4IK.SMALL.jpg Ganesh Selvaraj Mobile phones / Tablets have become an integral part of our life. One big hustle which every mobile user faces is charging the device. Well if you have a power source like AC wall supply or batteries lying around then it is easy but what if you are stuck in a place where there is no power source, li...
By: Ganesh Selvaraj

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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 11:21:04 PST
Secret Usb Highlighter http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Usb-Highlighter/
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By: bensley

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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 12:09:00 PDT
Top secret: Control a hidden usb port with a magnet! http://www.instructables.com/id/Top-secret-Control-a-hidden-usb-port-with-a-magnet/
Top secret: Control a hidden usb port with a magnet! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/SPDL/I0VOOM5O/FX7SPDLI0VOOM5O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/SPDL/I0VOOM5O/FX7SPDLI0VOOM5O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/SPDL/I0VOOM5O/FX7SPDLI0VOOM5O.SMALL.jpg pocholox8 Here's a Great 30 minute project for you nerds who secretly turn out to be budding spies or probably already are one.Use this device instead of that lame old "invisible folder" trick that people can easily find. Use it to hide and store your plans on..... Worldwide infestation of a new breed of viru...
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 07:42:39 PDT
How to make a USB no-data charger cable http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-USB-no-data-charger-cable/
How to make a USB no-data charger cable - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/FBDT/HZWJ6MSW/F8AFBDTHZWJ6MSW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/FBDT/HZWJ6MSW/F8AFBDTHZWJ6MSW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/FBDT/HZWJ6MSW/F8AFBDTHZWJ6MSW.SMALL.jpg enkiusz Your USB charged devices can be attacked through the USB port while charging. This has been demonstrated at Blackhat 2013 (https://www.blackhat.com/us-13/briefings.html#Lau,http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/157207-black-hat-hackers-break-into-any-iphone-in-under-a-minute-using-a-malicious-charger)...
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:20:57 PDT
Hack together a powerful pocket USB charger. (6.6 amp hour battery) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-together-a-powerful-pocket-USB-charger-66-amp/
Hack together a powerful pocket USB charger. (6.6 amp hour battery) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/4BSM/HY5NVVXY/FHH4BSMHY5NVVXY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/4BSM/HY5NVVXY/FHH4BSMHY5NVVXY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/4BSM/HY5NVVXY/FHH4BSMHY5NVVXY.SMALL.jpg out-of-the-box Inside the well known altoids tin lies three 2,200 mah lithium ion batteries. All three are ran in parallel to create a 6,600 mah or 6.6 amp battery. Which triples the charge time! Meaning if one battery can charge your phone 75 percent than three can triple that! 75x3=225 percent!This project was m...
By: out-of-the-box

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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:11:58 PDT
Chewing Gum USB !! http://www.instructables.com/id/Chewing-Gum-USB-/
Chewing Gum USB !! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/2ONP/FL611JF4/F1L2ONPFL611JF4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/2ONP/FL611JF4/F1L2ONPFL611JF4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/2ONP/FL611JF4/F1L2ONPFL611JF4.SMALL.jpg =SMART= Welcome to another of my awesome USB case mods !This case mod allows you to sneakily conceal your USB in a chewing gum packet, apart from being super-mega-awesome-cool this mod will stop all those annoying classmates who always borrow your usb, (you know, the ones that don't delete their files after...
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Fri, 19 Sep 2008 12:46:07 PDT
The Ultimate USB Backup Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-USB-Backup-Pack/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 07:56:02 PDT
Solar USB Charger 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-USB-Charger-20-21/
Solar USB Charger 2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/T4BR/HNSDZNAO/FE0T4BRHNSDZNAO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/T4BR/HNSDZNAO/FE0T4BRHNSDZNAO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/T4BR/HNSDZNAO/FE0T4BRHNSDZNAO.SMALL.jpg JoshuaZimmerman Solar power is big these days, from power plants to rooftop arrays! This guide shows how to build your very own solar charger for small electronics. This charger will charge most small USB devices such as cell phones, mp3 players, iPods, and iPhones. These directions are designed to use parts from o...
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Tue, 12 Nov 2013 16:12:05 PST
Make a Live USB to boot from a USB drive http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Live-USB-to-boot-from-a-USB-drive/
Make a Live USB to boot from a USB drive - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/HODG/HX5GX1Y1/FW2HODGHX5GX1Y1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/HODG/HX5GX1Y1/FW2HODGHX5GX1Y1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/HODG/HX5GX1Y1/FW2HODGHX5GX1Y1.SMALL.jpg assemblyrequired A Live USB will let you run an operating system off of a USB drive, so you can try a operating system without a partition, or carry a favorite one with you, or have an emergency backup in case your computer crashes. In this Instructable, I will be showing you how to create such a USB drive. It's a b...
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 19:44:39 PDT
DIY Lego USB Flashdrive http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Lego-USB-Flashdrive/
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 01:00:35 PDT
Acorn Electron USB keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Acorn-Electron-USB-keyboard/
Acorn Electron USB keyboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/JJMQ/HWP88G0Z/FS3JJMQHWP88G0Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/JJMQ/HWP88G0Z/FS3JJMQHWP88G0Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/JJMQ/HWP88G0Z/FS3JJMQHWP88G0Z.SMALL.jpg TheSpodShed Make a retro USB keyboard out of a 1980's Acorn Electron computer!The Electron was an 8-bit computer first produced in 1983, based on the legendary BBC Micro. Although it was a budget home machine, it came equipped with a decent keyboard. To many of us who grew up in the 80s the sound and feel of an...
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Sun, 22 Jun 2014 09:14:26 PDT
Cordless tool battery to USB charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Cordless-tool-battery-to-USB-charger/
Cordless tool battery to USB charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/0CPK/HV9HRY6H/FSG0CPKHV9HRY6H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/0CPK/HV9HRY6H/FSG0CPKHV9HRY6H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/0CPK/HV9HRY6H/FSG0CPKHV9HRY6H.SMALL.jpg charest58 There are plenty of high capacity battery chargers available to buy and they are certainly a good idea. You don't want to be caught with a dead phone during a power outage. However rather than buy one of these devices why not take advantage of the high capacity batteries that most of us have in our ...
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Sat, 17 May 2014 15:56:35 PDT
Affordable Keyboard Encoder and Divekick Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Affordable-Keyboard-Encoder-and-Divekick-Controlle/
Affordable Keyboard Encoder and Divekick Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/TZV5/HRTKK67O/FNJTZV5HRTKK67O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/TZV5/HRTKK67O/FNJTZV5HRTKK67O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/TZV5/HRTKK67O/FNJTZV5HRTKK67O.SMALL.jpg Ori Roundtree Everyone who has played Divekick has seen Markman's controller: two extremely durable buttons that eliminate any confusion for a new player. I've played Divekick with people from ages eleven to fifty, and having a 360 controller with trigger pulls as input works, but many of my guests have attempt...
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 11:25:26 PST
USB Dog Identification http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Dog-Identification/
USB Dog Identification - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/LYAS/HQCC23C5/FYXLYASHQCC23C5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/LYAS/HQCC23C5/FYXLYASHQCC23C5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/LYAS/HQCC23C5/FYXLYASHQCC23C5.SMALL.jpg ctx1985 I sometimes worry about losing my dog. Even though he's microchipped and I keep a good eye on him, you never know, right? So I decided to add a little extra piece of ID just to give me piece of mind, if nothing else. What you'll need: -A computer with a word processing program -An old USB drive (w...
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Sun, 12 Jan 2014 10:49:19 PST