Peeling Eggs the Russian Way


Headphones not required.


Cooking With Power Tools


Four simple ways to use a cordless drill while cooking: as a mixer, a pepper grinder, a cheese grater, and a dish scrubber.


How to Wrap Your Headphones Without Losing Your Mind


The definitive guide to wrapping your headphones in a manner that require untangling when you're ready to use them again.


I Must Posses This: Commodore 64 Bass Guitar And Keytar


Jeri Ellsworth built a Commodore 64 bass guitar which she took to Maker Faire while wearing a portable amp and roller skates. As one does.

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Tetris Now Available to Play on a Building Near You!

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Tetris is playable on pretty much everything -- consoles, computers, handhelds, phones, watches, calculators -- and now you can add MIT's iconic Green Building to its list of supported platforms.


App Developers Can Raid Your iPhone's Photo Library

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<a href="http://uproxx.files.wordpress.com/2012/02/iphones.jpg"></a>Hey, remember when we were talking about security holes yesterday, and <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/technology/2012/02/are-your-apps-spying-on-you-yeah-probably/">I mentioned some app was probably reading your text messages, right now</a>.


Foxconn, AKA Apple’s Chinese Slave Labor Camp, Got Hacked


<a href="http://uproxx.files.wordpress.com/2012/02/foxconn.jpg"></a>If the name Foxconn sounds familiar, they're the guys running the <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/technology/2012/01/ny-times-investigation-confirms-that-apples-factories-in-china-are-basically-slave-labor-camps/">infamous slave labor factories</a> in China where your iPads, iPhones, iPods and game consoles get made, and they also aren't really noted for their worker safety, obviously, what with <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/technology/2011/05/what-caused-the-foxconn-explosion/">the explosions</a> and <a href="http://www.wired.com/magazine/2011/02/ff_joelinchina/all/1">the suicides</a> and <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/26/business/ieconomy-apples-ipad-and-the-human-costs-for-workers-in-china.html?pagewanted=all">the abuse</a>.


Notorious S.I.R.I. Has Timbs For Her Hooligans In Brooklyn


I'm not rocking a 4S (<a href="http://www.uproxx.com/webculture/2011/06/meme-watch-lenny-kravitz-auditions-for-hipster-verizon-guy/" target="_blank">Lenny Kravitz</a> advised I hold out for the 5) so I don't have much personal experience with Siri.


LEGO + PS3 Controller + Skyrim = Leveling Up Like A Boss


You know what they say about cheating, right.


Watch a Tesla Coil Hat Sing The “Mortal Kombat” Theme


Yes, that is a Tesla coil sitting on top of that young man's head at right, and yes, it works.


Happy Halloween From Shifty-Eyed Vigo the Carpathian (video)


I've never been one to attend work-related open house events.


Lego Technics + Xbox 360 Controller = Gears of War 3 Achievement

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Does anyone else remember playing that track and field game, on the original Nintendo, called Stadium Events.

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PS3 Cracked Again?


Hey, remember when <a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/technology/8478764.stm">George Hotz cracked the PS3</a>, and Sony went about shutting him down in a heavy-handed way, and Anonymous threw a hissy fit because a large corporation being upset that some hacker was setting up their games to be pirated was Not OK, so they shut down the entire PlayStation Network.


Writers Of Numerous Noted Cinematic Atrocities My Be Hired To Write ‘Farmville’ Movie


Alec Sokolow and Joel Cohen have written one movie everyone loves: "Toy Story.


Amazing Knitting Machine Hack Makes Ultimate Cosby Sweater For Bill Cosby


<a href="http://www.andrewsalomone.com/" target="_blank">Artist and craftsman Andrew Salomone</a> has amazingly hacked a vintage 80's knitting machine to essentially print knitted garments from a 1 bit bitmap image file and of course the only thing anyone cares about is making Bill Cosby tribute sweaters.


Someone Crammed a GameCube Into a Handheld?


One thing that's been awesome is the trend of cramming consoles into smaller and smaller spaces, in defiance of the major console makers.


Functional Dead Space 2 Plasma Cutter Ignites A Match, Pops Balloon


For a good while now, the survival horror video game title Dead Space 2 has been available for purchase on store shelves.


Kinect on PS3?

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It's pretty much inevitable: a neat gizmo comes out for some gaming consoles, and hackers immediately get to work combining them with other gizmos on consoles they were never intended for.


World’s Calmest Dude Explains DIY Home Automation Kinect Hack

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If I had half the brain power that it took to hack my Xbox 360's Kinect camera into a home automation system, you can bet sure money that I'd be doing backflips down the streets, bragging to anyone I could find about just how huge the size of my dork brain was.

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