Desktopography’s 2013 exhibit transforms virtual environments

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The background on a smartphone, tablet or computer is more important than we often acknowledge–after all, we access our devices dozens of times a day, so the desktop images we choose say a lot about how we use and customize our technology when given the chance. In this sense, a background or wallpaper serves as…

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Aviate simplifies and streamlines Android

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Android users spend quite a bit of time customizing their smartphones and tablets; after all, customization is arguably the platform’s biggest draw, making Android the go-to operating system for tinkerers. But customization can be tedious, and there’s an overwhelming amount of launchers, themes and widgets available in the Android market. So when we caught wind…

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Altoids tin electronics kit

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On occasion, when I need tools and supplies but don’t want to be encumbered by a bulky tool box, I have my Mini Minty Electronics Kit! While this is not a part of my everyday carry, it has come in handy on multiple occasions. This mobile maker kit contains everything I needed for basic wiring and circuits. The contents of the kit Whats…

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3 cool uses for the Raspberry Pi

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When the portable computer rig Raspberry Pi was first released, it sold out almost immediately. Now more people are able to get their hands on it, and as a result, hackers and computer scientists are making some seriously awesome projects with it. If you’ve been able to snag one, or are just curious about what it’s good…

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