Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - computer - hack - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 18 Dec 2014 17:46:10 PST BLOX v1.01 Add an IR Port to Any Mac For Less Than $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-an-IR-Port-to-Any-Mac-For-Less-Than-10/
Add an IR Port to Any Mac For Less Than $10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/2D3T/I0HYO2QG/FAS2D3TI0HYO2QG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/2D3T/I0HYO2QG/FAS2D3TI0HYO2QG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/2D3T/I0HYO2QG/FAS2D3TI0HYO2QG.SMALL.jpg UnconventionalHacker This project was created by "Intell of MacRumors". All credit goes to him; we are simply broadcasting his incredible creation! Please visit our website at www.unconventionalhacker.com for more projects and Like us on FaceBook! www.facebook.com/unconventionalhackerHere's how to install an Apple OEM I...
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 08:32:07 PDT
Adding Bluetooth to an EEG headset for mind-controlled projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-Bluetooth-to-an-EEG-headset-for-Mind-contro/
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Fri, 5 Sep 2014 19:30:12 PDT
Turn Any Computer Keyboard Into a Midi Keytar http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Any-Computer-Keyboard-Into-A-Midi-Key-tar/
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 21:37:11 PDT
Create External Buttons For Your Keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-External-Buttons-For-Your-Keyboard/
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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 04:11:33 PDT
Hacking the $ store lamp into a usb lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacking-the-store-lamp-into-a-usb-lamp/
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Sat, 26 Apr 2014 10:06:29 PDT
How to hack into any computer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-hack-into-any-computer/
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Fri, 19 Aug 2011 16:11:31 PDT
How to Replace Old Computer Batteries http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Replace-Old-Computer-Batteries/
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:00:11 PDT
Mikuni Mouse- Computer Mouse / Carburetor Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Mikuni-Mouse-Computer-Mouse-Carburetor-Hack/
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Sun, 25 Nov 2012 18:25:51 PST
How to skip unlimited times on Pandora Internet Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-skip-unlimited-times-on-Pandora-Internet-Ra/
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 07:33:23 PST
How to record audio from your computer using Quicktime. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-record-audio-from-your-computer-using-Quick/
How to record audio from your computer using Quicktime. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/L2EZ/H71GLTUH/FN5L2EZH71GLTUH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/L2EZ/H71GLTUH/FN5L2EZH71GLTUH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/L2EZ/H71GLTUH/FN5L2EZH71GLTUH.SMALL.jpg nhtexan The way they are now, Apple computers will not let you record your computer audio with any of their built in programs. Most programs that will let you record system audio can be pretty expensive. This is a problem for most people that need a cheap way to record system audio for whatever reason, such...
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Thu, 13 Sep 2012 19:16:28 PDT
Secret Keyboard Hack! http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Keyboard-Hack/
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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 11:28:44 PST
Glass Top Desk With Ambient/Bias Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/My-First-Instructable-Glass-Top-Desk-With-AmbientB/
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Sat, 19 Oct 2013 12:42:04 PDT
How To Fool a Fingerprint Security System As Easy As ABC http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Fool-a-Fingerprint-Security-System-As-Easy-/
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Mon, 3 Dec 2007 00:50:32 PST
Cheap DIY 100" Projector Screen http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-DIY-100quot-Projector-Screen/
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Mon, 27 Apr 2009 12:15:40 PDT
How To Install Themes On A Jailbroken iPhone or iPod Touch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Install-Themes-On-A-Jailbroken-iPhone-or-iP/
How To Install Themes On A Jailbroken iPhone or iPod Touch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/JKKT/FD80C0BT/FI2JKKTFD80C0BT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/JKKT/FD80C0BT/FI2JKKTFD80C0BT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/JKKT/FD80C0BT/FI2JKKTFD80C0BT.SMALL.jpg tugharris How To Install Themes On A Jailbroken iPhone or iPod Touch using the summerboard application. Install Summerboard To do this you will first need a jailbroken iphone or iPod Touch. If you do not have one check out my instructable on how to do so here --http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-jailbr...
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Tue, 4 Mar 2008 20:37:26 PST
How to Make an Auto-Hacking USB Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Auto-Hacking-USB-Drive/
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Fri, 26 Sep 2008 21:47:08 PDT
How to make an Autorun.inf File http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-Autoruninf-File/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2008 19:39:24 PST
How to turn a Millennium Falcon into a PC! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-turn-a-Millennium-Falcon-into-a-PC/
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Sat, 17 Nov 2012 01:24:07 PST
How to Make Musical Floppy Drives http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Musical-Floppy-Drives/
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Thu, 31 May 2012 23:10:55 PDT
Mouse with USB port (optional internal drive) http://www.instructables.com/id/Mouse-with-USB-port-optional-internal-drive/
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Thu, 27 Sep 2012 23:45:54 PDT
Shutdown a Computor Remotley (the real way) http://www.instructables.com/id/Shutdown-a-Computor-Remotley-the-real-way/
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Fri, 28 Mar 2008 14:06:19 PDT
Floppy Disk IR Camera Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Floppy-Disk-IR-Camera-Hack/
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Mon, 8 Feb 2010 20:53:19 PST
USB Typewriter http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Typewriter/
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Sat, 28 Aug 2010 22:31:02 PDT