DIY

Raspberry Pi

How Small can Raspberry Pi CM4 Boards Be?

From the tiniest carrier board to the best Industrial Pis on the market, the Compute Module 4 is powering a revolution in Raspberry Pi uses. Time stamps: 00:00 – Radxa Taco NAS 00:31 – Storinator Jr 01:15 – Compute Module Availability 02:42 – Uptime Lab’s Tiny MinCab 04:04 – Home Assistant Amber 04:43 – Seeed […]

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Maker

Build Your own Stream Deck For Under $20

StreamDecks are great pieces of equipment to add some pizazz to your livestreams, but they are a bit pricey. Nero 3dp shows us how to DIY one for less than $20.

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Security

A Shocking 3.27 Billion Passwords Are on Sale for Song

Another day, another hack. Seytonic covers the latest shocking breash and how to protect yourself.

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AI Security

PWNing WiFi With AI

It was only a matter of time before the world of AI, IoT, and cybersecurity would collide into a small portable device. Seytonic explores what Pwnagotchi can do.

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Covid Pandemic Security

Did Lockdowns Cause A Spike in DDoS Attacks?

Another unintended consequence of the pandemic lockdowns. 

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Apple Hardware

Linus Says “Don’t build a Hackintosh” Why?

I had considered building a Hackintosh, but decided to pick up a used iMac to render Apple Motion videos. I’m glad I went this route and Linus Tech Tips explains why.

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atomic14 / diy-alexa
Maker Speech and Voice

Build Your Own Alexa Speaker

Sure, Prime day is happening now, but where’s the DIY fun in that? Here’s a GitHub tutorial on how to build your own Alexa powered speaker. DIY Alexa with the ESP32 Want to build your own Alexa? All you will need is an ESP32 and Microphone board. Demo video and code walkthrough is available here […]

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Maker Science

Great DIY Powerwall Project

Yesterday, the East Coast was hit hard by a tropical storm that left millions without power. That got me thinking (and searching) about off-grid alternatives, which led me to jehugarcia’s video on his home DIY Powerwall project.

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Maker Solar

Should You Build or Buy a 5V USB Portable Solar Power Charger?

In this video, GreatScott! takes a closer look at a commercial 5V USB portable solar power charger. After measuring its output power and pretty much “short reviewing” the product, I will try to make my own DIY version that should cost around the same while outputting more power! Let’s get started!

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