HOW TO – Fossilize your hamster

This book looks great, here’s the blurb from Amazon… – How can you measure the speed of light with a bar of chocolate and a microwave oven? To keep a banana from decaying, are you better off rubbing it with lemon juice or refrigerating it? How can you figure out... Read more »

Best of CRAFT

Here are some of my favorite posts from the CRAFT blog this week: Trombone Cozy – Link. Knit Lobster – Link. Fun with Casting Resin – Link. Cassette Tape Business Card Case – Link. HOW TO – Flat Pack Desk – Link. Read more »

Eavesdropping on Bluetooth headsets

Here’s a short video in which Joshua Wright demonstrates how a Bluetooth headset can be hijacked, allowing audio to be captured or sent to the device: Few users realize that Bluetooth headsets can be exploited granting a remote attacker the ability to record and inject audio through the headset while... Read more »

Figure mods at ComicCon ’07

Cory Doctorow posted (to Boing Boing) an image and link to his Flickr set of photos he took at ComicCon of action figure modders and their cool creations. Action figures set – Link Related: Mashing up your own action figures – Link Hand-made action figures… made LIVE! – Link Read more »