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SurveillanceSaver alpha 0

Michael writes - Not a real hardware hack but a software hack to public available hardware. SurveillanceSaver is an OS X screen saver that shows about 400 live images from public accessible Axis network cameras. it shows surprising scenes from underwater pool cameras, cows in milking machines to shopping malls... Read more »

Tokyo guide (for crafty people)

Marceline writes in - Hi, I’m posting up a Tokyo guide on my blog for crafts supplies and general kawaii. I’m including full directions, prices and lovely photos of my purchases. Should be useful for anyone planning a visit. Tokyo guide (for crafty people) – Link. Speaking of Japan, MAKE... Read more »

TRATTI connects kids to the universe

TRATTI by artists Laura Beloff and Martin Pichlmair is a mobile, wearable noise instrument for kids that records sounds, remixes them with ambient noise recorded from the surrounding area and from outer space, and plays them back on a modified speaker-megaphone connected to the device’s outer shell. The project is... Read more »

The deer "catcher"

RadioShack has a new campaign I spotted in the latest wired called “Do Stuff” – it might be their new branding (not bad!) – the project is a deer catcher, it “uses a camera and television monitor to look through your camera’s lens from afar, snapping pictures by remote control... Read more »

Electric paper airplane launcher kit

Fun looking $14 to launch paper airplanes - This is a fun educational aid product designed to demonstrate scientific concepts taught in school curriculum. Ready for take off! Kit contains everything you need to learn how spinning motors and plastic discs are used to launch a paper plane at up... Read more »

iRobot Create personal home robot

We’re a little late posting this, but check out the winner of the iRobot Create contest! - iRobot Corp. today announced a winner in the iRobot Create Challenge contest. Built using the iRobot® Create® Programmable Robot, the winning entry, titled “Personal Home Robot,” was designed to make life around the... Read more »

Consuming War

Interesting exhibit at the Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL. I like the idea of using garish adverts as paper mâché…. - Focusing on the U.S. conflict in the Middle East over the past 10 years, Consuming War addresses the ways the American media and consumer culture have manipulated and... Read more »

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