DIY

Sex

This YouTuber Has Designed a DIY ‘Full Automatic Virtual Sex System’

With a couple of VR headsets, controllers, and this device, two users can simulate sex.
Haru Nicol
4.19.19
Computers

This YouTuber Built a Working PC Out of Pasta

“This has been a very long project that I’m mildly proud of,” said Micah Laplante.
Rob Dozier
4.17.19
meme yourself

How to Become a 3D Avatar Meme

Once you’ve translated your physical self to polygons, the potential is limitless.
Manuel Palou
3.22.19
nuclear fusion

A Child Explains Why He Built a Nuclear Reactor in His Playroom

“I realized that certain things that I thought were impossible for someone my age aren’t impossible,” said Jackson Oswalt, 14.
Rob Dozier
3.1.19
DIY

YouTuber Builds Cursed DIY Dual-Screen ‘Laptop’

Finally, you can take two screens on the go... sort of.
Matthew Gault
1.16.19
Computer mouse computer

This Guy Made a Computer Mouse That Is Itself a Computer

It doesn’t have the best UI, but it is a pretty creative take on a laptop.
Daniel Oberhaus
1.14.19
good habits

Life After a Brain Tumor With Simone Giertz, the Queen of Shitty Robots

For years, Giertz’s robo-fails have made us laugh. Now she wants to build something that will actually help people.
Ali Jaffe
1.14.19
DIY

This Cosplayer Made a Helmet That Makes Your Eyes Glow Like Thor

The helmet uses blacklight LEDs and blacklight-reactive contact lenses.
Kaleigh Rogers
12.19.18
DRONES

The Last Thing You See Before Being Attacked by a DIY Drone Swarm

Watch Michael Reeves' swarm of drones detect his face and try to ram into it.
Samantha Cole
12.11.18
DIY

The Guy Behind Rich Rebuilds Wants to Open a DIY Tesla Repair Shop

Rich Benoit repairs Teslas on YouTube, but now he's crowdfunding to create a DIY repair shop with an eye on education.
Matthew Gault
11.27.18
How Hacking Works

The Motherboard Guide to Not Getting Hacked

Do you want to stop criminals from getting into your Gmail or Facebook account? Are you worried about the cops spying on you? We have all the answers on how to protect yourself.
MOTHERBOARD STAFF
11.12.18
DIY

How to Cook an Egg with Magnets

Watch the folks at KJ Magnetics cook an egg with a few magnets and a motor.
Daniel Oberhaus
11.2.18
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