Instructables: exploring - photos - technology - apple http://www.instructables.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 06:55:30 PDT BLOX v1.01 3D Printed USB Backup Powerbank http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-USB-Backup-Powerbank/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/Z2CL/HSTP16JS/F11Z2CLHSTP16JS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/Z2CL/HSTP16JS/F11Z2CLHSTP16JS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/Z2CL/HSTP16JS/F11Z2CLHSTP16JS.SMALL.jpg project3dprint Visit www.project3dprint.com to download the STL files and order the electronics kit for this project!  Then watch the instructional video on how to assemble it all together! Never run out of battery again! This easy to print and assemble USB Backup Powerbank comes with a 2200mAh lithium-ion ba...
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 09:07:06 PDT
3D Printed Portable Laptop Cooler Pad http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Portable-Laptop-Cooler-Pad/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/VZNL/HSTP1EU7/FT3VZNLHSTP1EU7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/VZNL/HSTP1EU7/FT3VZNLHSTP1EU7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/VZNL/HSTP1EU7/FT3VZNLHSTP1EU7.SMALL.jpg project3dprint Visit www.project3dprint.com to download the STL files and order the electronics kit for this project!  Then watch the instructional video on how to assemble it all together! This clever little laptop cooler is ultra portable and easy to use. Perfect for traveling and even everyday use. It feat...
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 09:06:52 PDT
Altoids Tin USB Hub 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Tin-USB-Hub-20/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/0NBB/HP0CJ082/FE00NBBHP0CJ082.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/0NBB/HP0CJ082/FE00NBBHP0CJ082.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/0NBB/HP0CJ082/FE00NBBHP0CJ082.SMALL.jpg sean_sylvester1 This is an update of my Altoids tin USB hub. I added a 5V green LED (available at radio shack) that lights up when it is plugged in. Make sure to check out my original project. -For those of you who have built the original project feel free to drill a hole in your tin and connect an LED to the unus...
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Thu, 12 Dec 2013 15:02:12 PST
Cardboard Ipad Dock http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Ipad-Dock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/6CXG/HM8D51L4/FHL6CXGHM8D51L4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/6CXG/HM8D51L4/FHL6CXGHM8D51L4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/6CXG/HM8D51L4/FHL6CXGHM8D51L4.SMALL.jpg ldinh2 This is my first Instructables , so please give me your comment about it. So, i've made an Ipad dock out of old cardboard box and toilet roll ( Small type ) and stick them together with hot glue. If you like it, I'll give you a full instructions about it ( if i luckily have another old cardboard box...
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Sun, 6 Oct 2013 05:33:51 PDT
iPad Headboard Boom - Revised http://www.instructables.com/id/iPad-Headboard-Boom-Revised/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/6ZX8/HH2VO8VR/FEI6ZX8HH2VO8VR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/6ZX8/HH2VO8VR/FEI6ZX8HH2VO8VR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/6ZX8/HH2VO8VR/FEI6ZX8HH2VO8VR.SMALL.jpg EnergyHandyman Years ago I created the first iPad Headboard Boom. After some gnarly criticism from my mother, about the appearance of corrugated plastic base-plate, I decided to re-build the iPad Headboard Boom with PEG BOARD. It Worked out Great!!! In summary, here is how to build your own iPad Headboard Boom: G...
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Sun, 2 Jun 2013 07:04:20 PDT
Beats by Dre Tours 3.5mm Jack Rebuild http://www.instructables.com/id/Beats-by-Dre-Tours-35mm-Jack-Rebuild/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/2XO5/GLPH1LQO/F262XO5GLPH1LQO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/2XO5/GLPH1LQO/F262XO5GLPH1LQO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/2XO5/GLPH1LQO/F262XO5GLPH1LQO.SMALL.jpg CreativLiMade This are fake Tours that I got from a friend. I just wanted to challenge myself and see if I could repair them. I took the headphone jack from a pair of broken Apple earbuds and spliced them with the Tours. They work pretty good and it's a right angle jack.
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Sat, 4 May 2013 12:31:43 PDT
How to Rescue Apple Pro Keyboard from liquid damage http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Rescue-Apple-Pro-Keyboard-from-liquid-damag/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/NNAG/HCB8QXYJ/FTYNNAGHCB8QXYJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/NNAG/HCB8QXYJ/FTYNNAGHCB8QXYJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/NNAG/HCB8QXYJ/FTYNNAGHCB8QXYJ.SMALL.jpg Justin Desilva After accidentally spilling wine on my keyboard the keys began to fail working. I found several sites claiming the Aluminum Apple Keyboard could be completely submerged in water but found no images to prove it. Without hesitation I decided to take the plunge. Necessary items: 1 - large container or...
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Sun, 27 Jan 2013 12:52:44 PST
iTunes 11 in iTunes 10! http://www.instructables.com/id/iTunes-11-in-iTunes-10/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/29NH/HC3PT0MQ/FEL29NHHC3PT0MQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/29NH/HC3PT0MQ/FEL29NHHC3PT0MQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/29NH/HC3PT0MQ/FEL29NHHC3PT0MQ.SMALL.jpg jackjackboom I Love the new iTunes 11 on my 08 Macbook. The "add to up next" feature is SO handy and I enjoy being able to see all of my album artwork in one pane. Unfortunately Apple decided to drop PowerPc compatibility with the update. This saddened me as I frequently use my 03 flat-panel iMac for music. So I...
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Sun, 20 Jan 2013 09:37:33 PST
$6 Cheap iPhone Fisheye Lens case(any phone really) http://www.instructables.com/id/6-Cheap-iPhone-Fisheye-Lens-caseany-phone-really/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/GVID/HAUNN5LM/FHVGVIDHAUNN5LM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/GVID/HAUNN5LM/FHVGVIDHAUNN5LM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/GVID/HAUNN5LM/FHVGVIDHAUNN5LM.SMALL.jpg jabootee I already owned the fisheye lens($30), so in total the case($1.00) and the prescription bottle(free) and plasti-dip($5.00) cost $6.  If you have to buy a lens it may cost you $40.  That price is still cheaper than any mass produced fish eye.  The best part is no matter what phone you have this can w...
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Fri, 28 Dec 2012 12:54:19 PST
Droid Head Blaster http://www.instructables.com/id/Droid-Head-Blaster-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/IEP0/H8FYPAA6/F3UIEP0H8FYPAA6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/IEP0/H8FYPAA6/F3UIEP0H8FYPAA6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/IEP0/H8FYPAA6/F3UIEP0H8FYPAA6.SMALL.jpg jutorres 1.  For this project I wanted to build a boombox with big volume, quality of sound, good looks and portability that would give the same sound of a high end stereo.  I wanted to go outside of the typical box and and make something different and lightweight. A kind of conversation piece that you can d...
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Thu, 29 Nov 2012 14:59:25 PST
Droid Head Blaster http://www.instructables.com/id/Droid-Head-Blaster/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/IEP0/H8FYPAA6/F3UIEP0H8FYPAA6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/IEP0/H8FYPAA6/F3UIEP0H8FYPAA6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/IEP0/H8FYPAA6/F3UIEP0H8FYPAA6.SMALL.jpg jutorres 1.  For this project I wanted to build a boombox with big volume, quality of sound, good looks and portability that would give the same sound of a high end stereo.  I wanted to go outside of the typical box and and make something different and lightweight. A kind of conversation piece that you can d...
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Mon, 22 Oct 2012 08:17:08 PDT
Wooden iPod Nano (2g) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-iPod-Nano-2g/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/49XA/H673D8L5/FRN49XAH673D8L5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/49XA/H673D8L5/FRN49XAH673D8L5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/49XA/H673D8L5/FRN49XAH673D8L5.SMALL.jpg Clockwork Monkey A complete wooden casing (not case) for an iPod Nano (2nd Generation). These totally replace the factory aluminium casing. About me, I'm working to try and become a Classical Guitar maker, these are some projects that I did in my spare time. They are made using simple hand tools. I didn't use any m...
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Mon, 27 Aug 2012 14:01:36 PDT
Broken 2GB Ipod Nano to Lego USB flash drive / Ipod Nano de 2gb descompuesto a Memoria USB Lego http://www.instructables.com/id/Broken-2GB-Ipod-Nano-to-Lego-USB-flash-drive/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FY2/ZVN6/H4VQL62Q/FY2ZVN6H4VQL62Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FY2/ZVN6/H4VQL62Q/FY2ZVN6H4VQL62Q.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FY2/ZVN6/H4VQL62Q/FY2ZVN6H4VQL62Q.SMALL.jpg edbersan I found this 2GB Ipod Nano at the street.  The poor thing was seriously damaged after being tortured by I-don't know-how-many-cars. I took it home and plug it in my laptop and TA-DA! it was recognized, installed and I see that it has some weird songs still on it, so I format it and take a few lego'...
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Wed, 1 Aug 2012 21:15:04 PDT
Game Boy Advance Dock (Italian Version) http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-Boy-Advance-Dock-Italian-Version/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/HG48/H4VQA0BR/FZGHG48H4VQA0BR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/HG48/H4VQA0BR/FZGHG48H4VQA0BR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/HG48/H4VQA0BR/FZGHG48H4VQA0BR.SMALL.jpg Electronic1996 Questo é il mio dock costruito con un Game Boy Advance! Connesso con una presa usb, può ricaricare la maggior parte degli iPod/iPhone. Prossimamente la guida passo dopo passo.  
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Tue, 24 Jul 2012 09:10:15 PDT
List of Macintosh  Keyboard Shortcuts http://www.instructables.com/id/List-of-Macintosh-Keyboard-Shortcuts/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/IX9M/H461WVET/FEIIX9MH461WVET.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/IX9M/H461WVET/FEIIX9MH461WVET.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/IX9M/H461WVET/FEIIX9MH461WVET.SMALL.jpg tqwerty I saw Rajiv Priyadarshi's 'ible: List of Windows keyboard shortcuts and as an Apple user myself, I decided that I was going to make one (for Macintosh users) as well. Many of these shortcuts I have never used before, nor was I aware of them, but there are some in here that I find very useful, and I ...
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Mon, 2 Jul 2012 17:41:08 PDT
Technico 780 iPad Stylus http://www.instructables.com/id/Technico-780-Stylus/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/1QE2/H3XMT4JR/FEM1QE2H3XMT4JR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/1QE2/H3XMT4JR/FEM1QE2H3XMT4JR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/1QE2/H3XMT4JR/FEM1QE2H3XMT4JR.SMALL.jpg Jason Bedard I love the Staedtler Technico 780 lead holder (mechanical pencil).  It has good weight, balance, and the metal knurled grip just feels great. I don't so much love the stylus designs available in the local retail market. While I have seen many amazing stylus designs on kickstarter.com, they are all...
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Wed, 27 Jun 2012 16:01:24 PDT
Papercraft iPhone 4S http://www.instructables.com/id/Papercraft-iPhone-4S/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/BJ9Y/H2WESTTC/FEBBJ9YH2WESTTC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/BJ9Y/H2WESTTC/FEBBJ9YH2WESTTC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/BJ9Y/H2WESTTC/FEBBJ9YH2WESTTC.SMALL.jpg Whats a Paper Tiger This is a tragic, yet very trues story about a computer programmer named Brando and how his fandom for Apple products led to his early demise. Once upon a time in the land of Apple HQ, Cupertino CA, there lived a young man computer engineer named Brando.  The day was Brando's 23rd birthday and on i...
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Sun, 3 Jun 2012 17:16:29 PDT
Apple Family Vehicle Stickers http://www.instructables.com/id/Apple-Family-Vehicle-Stickers/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/ARO3/H2MYK439/FP2ARO3H2MYK439.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/ARO3/H2MYK439/FP2ARO3H2MYK439.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/ARO3/H2MYK439/FP2ARO3H2MYK439.SMALL.jpg coregeek Almost 2 years ago my wife mentioned that she wanted some of those “family stickers” that had become popular on family haulers (aka minivans). At the time the only type I had seen were Disneyland themed. We’re okay with Disney but I wanted something that showed off our particular flavor of family. T...
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Sat, 26 May 2012 11:37:34 PDT
Make Apple headphone in-ear. http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Apple-headphone-in-ear/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/9DDO/H1JUHIIK/FLH9DDOH1JUHIIK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/9DDO/H1JUHIIK/FLH9DDOH1JUHIIK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/9DDO/H1JUHIIK/FLH9DDOH1JUHIIK.SMALL.jpg FetterChiller I really like the look of the Apple headphones. And also the cables are quite good and don't mess up to easily. But I really don't like how they feel in my ears. They just start to hurt after a few hours, and as an acute music addict I am that is not acceptable! :P So I decided to make the Apple hea...
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Sat, 5 May 2012 10:58:20 PDT
Mac G4 turned into iPod Dock http://www.instructables.com/id/Mac-G4-turned-into-iPod-Dock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/L3VF/H0OJ707P/F18L3VFH0OJ707P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/L3VF/H0OJ707P/F18L3VFH0OJ707P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/L3VF/H0OJ707P/F18L3VFH0OJ707P.SMALL.jpg hamsammy I bought a G4 tower intending to move a legacy PC into its case. When this turned out to be more of a hassle than I had intended, I decided to build something that I had always wanted, an iPod dock that didn't sound like garbage. I'd had enough of 1-2" speakers and no power. Being a car audio guy, I...
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Sat, 14 Apr 2012 20:11:09 PDT
Jailbreaking: Advantages VS Disadvantages http://www.instructables.com/id/Jailbreaking-Advantages-VS-Disadvantages/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDJ/AO1O/H0OIZ0JF/FDJAO1OH0OIZ0JF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDJ/AO1O/H0OIZ0JF/FDJAO1OH0OIZ0JF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDJ/AO1O/H0OIZ0JF/FDJAO1OH0OIZ0JF.SMALL.jpg DRH1469 I jailbroke my iPod today and I will wayout the advantages and disadvantages: But first I will explain what jailbreaking does based on exerince and reading: Jailbreaking: In simple terms alterls the iOS of a device. In more technical terms it removes Apple's restrications and gives the user access ...
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Sat, 7 Apr 2012 13:05:56 PDT
Ipad 2 laser cut stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Ipad-2-laser-cut-stand/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/B5SB/GZDY7AH6/FRIB5SBGZDY7AH6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/B5SB/GZDY7AH6/FRIB5SBGZDY7AH6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/B5SB/GZDY7AH6/FRIB5SBGZDY7AH6.SMALL.jpg Samuel Bernier This Instructables is easy and SOOOO useful. A good, cheap and simple stand for your Ipad 2.  I mostly use my Ipad for Skype and for the calculator Application. I need it to be facing me and I don't always have an extra hand for it. All you need is a 4mm sheet of Acrylic and a laser cutter. Wood wil...
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Sun, 4 Mar 2012 15:57:54 PST
Convert a Macbook Pro into an iMac http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-a-Macbook-Pro-into-an-iMac/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/VXMJ/GYQFMVXZ/FGSVXMJGYQFMVXZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/VXMJ/GYQFMVXZ/FGSVXMJGYQFMVXZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/VXMJ/GYQFMVXZ/FGSVXMJGYQFMVXZ.SMALL.jpg crypticknight Let's say you have a broken screen on a macbook pro. You could simply buy a replacement screen for under $100 and fix it yourself. However if you have a broken screen and display assembly the options are pretty limited. A replacement assembly and LCD can run you close to $800 if you have an aging ma...
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Tue, 21 Feb 2012 10:14:53 PST
Altoids iPod Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Yet-Another-Pocket-Size-Altoids-Speaker/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/QE00/GWNWHCVC/FE6QE00GWNWHCVC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/QE00/GWNWHCVC/FE6QE00GWNWHCVC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/QE00/GWNWHCVC/FE6QE00GWNWHCVC.SMALL.jpg Kante Tech Also can you guys please leave any comments to help improve my process! Okay so after looking around this site for a few days I was able to compile almost my version of Portable speakers. It was my first official attempt at a electronic project and I am glad at how it turned out.  Okay so i used t...
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Tue, 27 Dec 2011 10:17:18 PST
DIY Macbook Pro Tablet http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Macbook-Pro-Tablet/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/JNCP/GW89LTP1/F0UJNCPGW89LTP1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/JNCP/GW89LTP1/F0UJNCPGW89LTP1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/JNCP/GW89LTP1/F0UJNCPGW89LTP1.SMALL.jpg koff1979 This was my attempt at building a useable macbook pro tablet style device The experience of using it was overall good. The 2 downsides to the tablet was the lack of muilt-touch support of the touch screen and the weight. How it was built What I did was to take a 17inch macbook pro take it...
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Fri, 16 Dec 2011 04:35:00 PST
DVI to ADC converter http://www.instructables.com/id/DVI-to-ADC-converter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAE/IJ7W/GVP28XT0/FAEIJ7WGVP28XT0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAE/IJ7W/GVP28XT0/FAEIJ7WGVP28XT0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAE/IJ7W/GVP28XT0/FAEIJ7WGVP28XT0.SMALL.jpg alex_mp This is my first instructable and although I have no experience whatsoever, I thought that it would be nice to contribute since I have been a frequent user for a long time. I decided about a month ago that a second or third screen would be a nice addition to my computer set up and started looking fo...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2011 10:32:43 PST
MACROcase for iphone http://www.instructables.com/id/MACROcase-for-iphone/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/9RHM/GV8SCVVY/F029RHMGV8SCVVY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/9RHM/GV8SCVVY/F029RHMGV8SCVVY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/9RHM/GV8SCVVY/F029RHMGV8SCVVY.SMALL.jpg toy-maker this is just what the name implies, a macro  lens built into the case for an iphone(4) i took a old iphone case i had lying around, modified it, and attached a lens from a old Nikon film camera i was playing around with. I designed and printed my own icon for the back and voila! This was a real easy...
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Mon, 21 Nov 2011 11:58:06 PST
Intro to to using the Google api. http://www.instructables.com/id/Intro-to-to-using-the-Google-api/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/9XOR/GV7CY3FO/F549XORGV7CY3FO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/9XOR/GV7CY3FO/F549XORGV7CY3FO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/9XOR/GV7CY3FO/F549XORGV7CY3FO.SMALL.jpg Computothought Google allegedly no longer supports this api with the latest version of python. I made an error report, but never heard back. Preface: There is a computer programming language that is oriented towards new developers. That language is called Python. It is available for most every platform. (i.e. MS...
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Fri, 18 Nov 2011 09:57:04 PST
Red October network discovery. http://www.instructables.com/id/Red-October-network-discovery/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/WX34/GZXW89AK/FP7WX34GZXW89AK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/WX34/GZXW89AK/FP7WX34GZXW89AK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/WX34/GZXW89AK/FP7WX34GZXW89AK.SMALL.jpg Computothought The basis of this Instructable is based on the dialog from the movie known as "The hunt for the Red October". In the movie, one of the key lines was I think "One ping and one ping only". Pinging was a method by submarines equipped with sonar to detect what is around them. Normally you would use mo...
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Sun, 13 Nov 2011 04:00:54 PST
FREE Tripod/Gorillapod iPhone Adaptor http://www.instructables.com/id/FREE-TripodGorillapod-iPhone-adaptor/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/OBYG/GUM34OAO/FFNOBYGGUM34OAO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/OBYG/GUM34OAO/FFNOBYGGUM34OAO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/OBYG/GUM34OAO/FFNOBYGGUM34OAO.SMALL.jpg Vijster1 I haven't seen many iPhone tripod adaptors (except for those on instructables), and I wanted to make my own. I was in a hurry, and needed something sturdy, simple, and easy to make. I recalled the robust packaging that my iPhone came in, and at that very moment, I knew what I was going to use. This ...
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Sat, 5 Nov 2011 23:57:37 PDT
Quick 'n dirty Stylus for iPad or iPhone http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-n-dirty-Stylus-for-iPad-or-iPhone/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/A8Y5/GUKAXNT6/FTIA8Y5GUKAXNT6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/A8Y5/GUKAXNT6/FTIA8Y5GUKAXNT6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/A8Y5/GUKAXNT6/FTIA8Y5GUKAXNT6.SMALL.jpg peterbryenton £££s & $$$s I couldn't believe the outrageous retail price of an "electric finger" when I looked for a stylus for my iPad. All similar "capacitive" touch-screen devices work in much the same way, so I made a zero-cost, quick 'n dirty stylus, just to see how it behaved. It worked well and I saved ...
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Fri, 4 Nov 2011 07:04:09 PDT
Macbook Power adapter wire dirt-away sleeve: POWER LACE http://www.instructables.com/id/Macbook-Power-adapter-wire-dirt-away-sleeve-POWER/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/G0WY/GU4MCD94/F8HG0WYGU4MCD94.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/G0WY/GU4MCD94/F8HG0WYGU4MCD94.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/G0WY/GU4MCD94/F8HG0WYGU4MCD94.SMALL.jpg dekumus Apple's nice clean white power adapter wire becomes dirty soon (especially when you are upto lot of prototyping :) ). It is almost impossible to remove the dirt completely and there are no standard accessories to protect the wire from dirt either. Here is a simple idea to make your mac's adapter wir...
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Mon, 24 Oct 2011 09:53:01 PDT
Another Useless Machine - aka iUseless http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-Useless-Machine-aka-iUseless/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/KHJQ/GTWPCP8V/F6TKHJQGTWPCP8V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/KHJQ/GTWPCP8V/F6TKHJQGTWPCP8V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/KHJQ/GTWPCP8V/F6TKHJQGTWPCP8V.SMALL.jpg duboisvb I had the box from an Apple iPhone available and made a version of the useless machine with it . I plan to give it to my son who works at Apple. Basically I followed the method shown in this Instructable: http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Most-Useless-Machine/. I followed the instructions that ...
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Tue, 18 Oct 2011 10:42:33 PDT
Hybrid Sennheiser / Apple earphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Hybrid-Sennheiser-Apple-earphones/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/N1IP/GSUSNVUY/FE6N1IPGSUSNVUY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/N1IP/GSUSNVUY/FE6N1IPGSUSNVUY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/N1IP/GSUSNVUY/FE6N1IPGSUSNVUY.SMALL.jpg rajeevhans I had Sennheiser CX 500-B In-Ear Stereo Headphones that I was using for last year or so and it started to fail on one bud. Problem was the connector pin. I also had new apple earphones with mic and remote built in and the speaker started to break. So I ended up combining the two and creating high e...
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Thu, 29 Sep 2011 14:29:40 PDT
17" laptop sleeve/case. http://www.instructables.com/id/17-laptop-sleevecase/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/WEZI/GQZJNE4G/F4XWEZIGQZJNE4G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/WEZI/GQZJNE4G/F4XWEZIGQZJNE4G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/WEZI/GQZJNE4G/F4XWEZIGQZJNE4G.SMALL.jpg cambob97 This is a simple sewn laptop case/sleeve I made without any plans.
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Sun, 7 Aug 2011 13:30:21 PDT
Pendrive Apple gold http://www.instructables.com/id/Pendrive-Apple-gold/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/X3IW/GOGXZVWZ/FY4X3IWGOGXZVWZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/X3IW/GOGXZVWZ/FY4X3IWGOGXZVWZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/X3IW/GOGXZVWZ/FY4X3IWGOGXZVWZ.SMALL.jpg walty75 Hello !!! Today I have made this gadget! A pendrive on ebony wood,and an apple logo with ancient technology to apply the paper gold  !! This technique was used for made the fornitures in the XVII century. If you have a question, please wright me!
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Fri, 3 Jun 2011 06:17:34 PDT
How to clean graphite off of a keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-clean-graphite-off-of-a-keyboard/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/0KL5/GMX1RQBP/FRT0KL5GMX1RQBP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/0KL5/GMX1RQBP/FRT0KL5GMX1RQBP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/0KL5/GMX1RQBP/FRT0KL5GMX1RQBP.SMALL.jpg CamDAX So here was my dilemma. I was extracting the graphite rods out of two carbon-zinc batteries for my instant cooling soldering iron. I was putting the gray powdery stuff (I think it was graphite) that’s around the graphite rod in a plastic bin. When the unthinkable happened, I spilled the gray stuff a...
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Sun, 1 May 2011 11:40:49 PDT
Wood iPhone Tripod Adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-iPhone-Tripod-Adapter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/JGMK/GKS0SN24/FMUJGMKGKS0SN24.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/JGMK/GKS0SN24/FMUJGMKGKS0SN24.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/JGMK/GKS0SN24/FMUJGMKGKS0SN24.SMALL.jpg st_judas *I never take videos or pictures with my iphone vertically, so I made this without any mind to being able to* Materials: Wood block Tripod Saw Rotary tool or wood carving tools Ponytail holder, or thick rubber bands (2) (optional) 1) Procure a small tripod if you haven't already. I used the flexib...
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Mon, 7 Mar 2011 19:01:13 PST
Hacked iPhone Birthday Cake http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacked-iPhone-Birthday-Cake/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/OJ5P/GKQ3D6KL/FXMOJ5PGKQ3D6KL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/OJ5P/GKQ3D6KL/FXMOJ5PGKQ3D6KL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/OJ5P/GKQ3D6KL/FXMOJ5PGKQ3D6KL.SMALL.jpg VanessitaS I made this cake for my husbands 27th birthday.  He's a HUGE Apple fanatic and at the time we both had jailbroken iPhones on the TMobile network... So I made this cake to replicate his phone. The date = his age. Needless to say he loved it and didn't want to cut into it. Inside was vanilla cake wit...
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Tue, 1 Mar 2011 06:56:26 PST
My portable ipod charger or any gadget http://www.instructables.com/id/My-portable-ipod-charger-or-any-gadget/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/NMPZ/GKLJ1YBE/F8WNMPZGKLJ1YBE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/NMPZ/GKLJ1YBE/F8WNMPZGKLJ1YBE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/NMPZ/GKLJ1YBE/F8WNMPZGKLJ1YBE.SMALL.jpg tobyscool I made this and it can charge gadget that has a usb connector
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Fri, 25 Feb 2011 23:07:13 PST
Reuses for legacy computers. http://www.instructables.com/id/Reuses-for-legacy-computers/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/SO5Y/GVIYJYPX/F2GSO5YGVIYJYPX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/SO5Y/GVIYJYPX/F2GSO5YGVIYJYPX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/SO5Y/GVIYJYPX/F2GSO5YGVIYJYPX.SMALL.jpg Computothought Many reuses: Do not forget  http://www.instructables.com/id/Reuses-for-legacy-computers-II/ Turn your old equipment into musical instruments: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dmoDLyiQYKw Who said that old computer could not do graphics or show movies: http://www.instructables.com/id/Graphics-in-...
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Tue, 15 Feb 2011 09:58:42 PST
Mini Design Studio (2011) http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Mini-Design-Studio/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/Y3R7/GJQEGR85/F3QY3R7GJQEGR85.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/Y3R7/GJQEGR85/F3QY3R7GJQEGR85.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/Y3R7/GJQEGR85/F3QY3R7GJQEGR85.SMALL.jpg sensoryhouse Here is my miniature media design studio. If you are jealous of the blue light then Click here! to learn to make your own.
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Thu, 10 Feb 2011 20:27:09 PST
Nokia 5510 Screen Pics http://www.instructables.com/id/Nokia-5510-Screen-Pics/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/LWEI/GI0TJW88/FVFLWEIGI0TJW88.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/LWEI/GI0TJW88/FVFLWEIGI0TJW88.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/LWEI/GI0TJW88/FVFLWEIGI0TJW88.SMALL.jpg jsrw Here are a few pictures from my nokia 5510 screen shield i got :)
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Sat, 1 Jan 2011 07:37:54 PST
Windows-branded laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/Windows-branded-laptop/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/H8GX/HAQ38BD7/F7TH8GXHAQ38BD7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/H8GX/HAQ38BD7/F7TH8GXHAQ38BD7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/H8GX/HAQ38BD7/F7TH8GXHAQ38BD7.SMALL.jpg usbdevice Update 19 Dec 2012: New Windows 8 logo! Are you tired of your laptop manufacturer logo and you want to make your laptop unique? My acer laptop has its logo illuminated whenever the computer is turned on, even if the display is turned off. So I thought the new Windows 8 logo might be a good match to...
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Sun, 26 Dec 2010 01:16:27 PST
Reuse Sony Ericsson MCA-25 for fisheye attachment http://www.instructables.com/id/Reuse-Sony-Ericsson-MCA-25-for-fisheye-attachment/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/2JUF/GDFPJEPO/F312JUFGDFPJEPO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/2JUF/GDFPJEPO/F312JUFGDFPJEPO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/2JUF/GDFPJEPO/F312JUFGDFPJEPO.SMALL.jpg usbdevice Remember the old Sony Ericsson MCA-25? Once upon a time it was a camera attached to Sony Ericsson T68/T300/T310. I recently found my old MCA-25, which has a small circular viewfinder. The circular viewfinder has the 'fisheye' effect, so I decided to take it apart and use it as a camera 'attachment'....
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Tue, 30 Nov 2010 07:50:12 PST
Apple Retro Bitten Rainbow Logo Mod for 15in Macbook Pro http://www.instructables.com/id/Apple-Retro-Bitten-Rainbow-Logo-Mod-for-15in-Macbo/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/MAAC/GERP0YHA/FURMAACGERP0YHA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/MAAC/GERP0YHA/FURMAACGERP0YHA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/MAAC/GERP0YHA/FURMAACGERP0YHA.SMALL.jpg imjasonc I wanted my Mac to have a retro Apple look.  So I decided to change the light filter for the white Apple logo behind the Macbook Pro's display.  The pictures show my disassembled LCD.  I used a couple of nylon pry tools to open up the laptop to prevent scratches.  You can see that i replaced the whi...
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Sat, 2 Oct 2010 11:03:39 PDT
My homemade iPod nano (5g) dock http://www.instructables.com/id/My-homemade-iPod-nano-5g-dock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/MN0O/GD2J3A87/FYXMN0OGD2J3A87.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/MN0O/GD2J3A87/FYXMN0OGD2J3A87.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/MN0O/GD2J3A87/FYXMN0OGD2J3A87.SMALL.jpg chilll2009 I used the box the iPod came in as well as the cable, and that white universal dock piece the iPod came with. I then covered it with duct tape. There is a hole in the back to put the cable through, as well as one on the top to put the white universal dock into. Sorry for the bad pictures, I took the...
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Tue, 31 Aug 2010 15:54:45 PDT
Steampod Ipod touch 3G Finally instructabled http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampod-Ipod-touch-3G/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/09BL/GD0R0NRS/FG609BLGD0R0NRS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/09BL/GD0R0NRS/FG609BLGD0R0NRS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/09BL/GD0R0NRS/FG609BLGD0R0NRS.SMALL.jpg Vigilantemaker My first steampunk project. This started when I couldnt find a single image online of anything other than the brass nano..I will gladly answer questions or provide more info as I have time... The watch is an auto wind so movemnt of the ipod causes the watch to stay active...  Excited to see what pe...
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Fri, 27 Aug 2010 07:10:40 PDT
Functional Apple iPhone Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Functional-Apple-iPhone-Stand/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/K3JD/GBZV8WF8/FKGK3JDGBZV8WF8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/K3JD/GBZV8WF8/FKGK3JDGBZV8WF8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/K3JD/GBZV8WF8/FKGK3JDGBZV8WF8.SMALL.jpg dedub01 Fellow Instructablers, I'd like to have a discussion on building a functional iPhone stand. While, yes, all iPhone stands prop up your phone, nearly of them fail to consider "real world" usage of the device. So, before I built anything, I came up with a list of requirements that my iPhone stand had...
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Mon, 2 Aug 2010 13:17:19 PDT
Apple iPad being Taken Apart http://www.instructables.com/id/Apple-iPad-being-Taken-Apart/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/GWZN/G7DYYN18/F87GWZNG7DYYN18.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/GWZN/G7DYYN18/F87GWZNG7DYYN18.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/GWZN/G7DYYN18/F87GWZNG7DYYN18.SMALL.jpg powerbookmedic  This is a slideshow of the Apple iPad being taken apart.  High-Def Videos and iPad parts are available from our website: http://www.powerbookmedic.com/ipad
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Mon, 5 Apr 2010 14:18:58 PDT