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A typical jeweler's bench pin.

A typical jeweler’s bench pin. Dave Hrynkiw of Solarbotics recently shared this tip with me and I thought it was enough of an “ah-ha” to share it with you. Dave retrofitted his workbench to add a pop in/out bench pin, a standard tool used by jewelry makers. A bench pin... Read more »

International Space Station Tracker

To keep tabs on the International Space Station's orbital position, Grady Hillhouse shows how he created a an automated tracker. Read more »


There are all kinds of DIY instruments available for you to experiment with, but electronic instruments have to be some of the craziest. Read more »

A 4-node Raspberry Pi Cluster

If you've ever thought about building a small computing cluster, for development, data crunching, or just for fun, this walkthrough shows you how using the Raspberry Pi. Four of them. Read more »

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With the launch of its centimeter-precision drone platform, PreNav is bringing quadcopter flight into highly technical arenas, both outdoors and in. Read more »


This DIY hanging wall art takes the pixelated fun of Minecraft off of your computer and displays it in your living room. Read more »


This Maker wanted something a little different from Google Glass — he built a wearable computer completely from scratch and uses magnets to attach it to his glasses. Read more »