Cooking is not as scary as it may seem.
Assemble a system that notifies you when someone's at your door
An operating system so small, if you drop it on the carpet you might lose it
A Linux OS build that'll boot your system's pants off
Making AirPlay ever more useful
Never miss a game again now that you can tune in to your home channels on the road
Dust off that old Xbox, add a little free software, and get your movies and songs into the living room where they belong
Double your fun in the removable media storage department for bigger media collections and more boot flexibility
More on each component and the build
Using the Everex gBook as a base, easily swap large CF cards for multiple OS booting and quasi-SSD storage
It looks and acts like a Compact Flash, but it's a hard drive
Take advantage of all there is to watch on the Webâ€”from the comfort of your couch
Add a camera to your scope for cheap astrophotography
For those who like to bring everything with them.
Today's easy-to-use video-editing software can turn tedious raw footage into a flick you'll want to watch again
Breathe new (and longer) life into those old home movies by transferring them to DVD.
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Get a grip on your Eee PC with a USB joystick; plus add 16MB of storage, LEDs, and a temperature sensor, all with the same dongle
A breath of beauty
With one simple add-on card, you can turn your laptop into a digital video recorder.
Why settle for the standard stereo or a GPS unit when you can have an in-car PC running off your car's battery to guide the way, watch the engine, and download tunes?
Whether by mail or broadband, the latest new releases are coming straight to your living room
Make sure your old laptop runs without a hitch before you turn it into a sweet photo frame for Mom. Hereâ€™s how
There are a lot of ways to use your old iPhone around the house, even without a contract
Why be a read-only member of the blogosphere? Use these cheap and easy tools to start your own
Go ahead, forget a few documents at work or at home. Now you can reach through the Internet and grab them
A designer chooses an unlikely material as the basis for his newest audio project: slime
The tale of a teen physics prodigy
Episode 3, Part I:
From robots to crocheted videogame consoles
Control your appliances in the dark with a hidden system that works just by placing your hand on your nightstand
Who'd have guessed? The Swedes make the manliest gear around
Field & Stream has put together one killer menu for the perfect summer barbecue.
Heart-rate monitor with built-in GPS gives endurance athletes their first accurate tool for tracking pace and distance.
A hands-on investigation into the myth and reality of the original anti-werewolf weapon: silver bullets
Create a superbright spotlight just like the stagehands of old: with a blowtorch and a hunk of quicklime
A case in which the conventional wisdom is scientifically inaccurate
An extra panel system called ZIP saves the day
Q: Are those Web sites offering free iPods
Make a wall clock with a mesmerizing display
This year's must-have convergence device gets a lot cooler with a few essential extras.
With the right mix of metals, you can make an alloy that turns to liquid at any temperature you choose
Our geeks have the answers to your toughest tech questions
Pretty soon now
How do you create a mixture that can easily burst into flames, but only when you want? Just use one of the most unstable mixtures on Earth, plus Elmer's glue
Make a fresh start.
By overlaying GPS data on a satellite map, you can make massive drawings all over the land
Episode 5: Portable video
Nike Free 5.0
Tired of waiting for our fuel of the future to come of age? Grab a cup of water and a 9-volt, and read on.
Unlock the mystery of the pencil by turning out a few of your own.
The GBA SP is the greatest mobile gaming device available. Here are the accessories that make it even better.
The best metal for the job isn't always the ideal one.
The thinnest cellphone available has cool accessories that will also work on the phone you've got now
Maintained the most prolific online bike encyclopedia since 1997
Learn how to solder SMD stuff and play a game when you're finished.
Pneumatic staplers and speedy tape measurers on this week's edition of Top Tools
A shake-free sander goes easy on your hands
Old tools provide new evidence
Our first mystery device is what mailing lists looked like before the database
A British engineer builds a half-ton, 1,000-horse drag-racing bike with the power of a monster truck
Combine simple household items to make a rocket propulsion system.
Mary Poppins would be proud
It's like Netflix on your PC
Six tips to keep your inbox under control.
Gear up and get outside.