Nice MAKE mention in the article! Never mind building a bird feeder, or planting a carpet garden in the backyard, or hammering a nail in a wall to hang up that new poster of Carrie Underwood; the new do-it-yourself ethos is a techno thing. For example, instead of unearthing the Black & Decker Workmate and adding a storage shelf to the garage, consider creating a new fingerprint identity. It’s not that difficult, once you locate someone else’s latent fingerprint, which is made up essentially of fat and sweat. These are things you learn studying the New DIY. Link.

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