As technology keeps on changing and improving, the materials, tools, and knowledge open to those who want to do it themselves have been seeing tremendous growth. Where once it took weeks to track down information and find all of the supplies the modern age has shortened this down to an evening's research. Keep on clicking and you'll likely find what you're looking for.
In honor of this, here are a series of short articles about a few different technologies to get you up to speed. Each article provides an introduction to a different area and can show you where to find ore information. Want to fly an unmanned aerial vehicle or use your Kinect for making games of your own? Then check these out.