Results for mods

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Short links for December 9th, 2007

Some interesting things I bookmarked on del.icio.us on December 9th, 2007:

  • Paint fragment from Belmont Art Park – The fragment is about 1cm thick, and appears to consist of about 150-200 layers of paint.
  • Compression for Dummies – Learning how to effectively apply compression in your mix can take a significant amount of study time, patience, and good old fashioned experience.
  • Aracade game on oscilloscope – Flickr user Moose2000 did a cool mod: MAME + sound card + oscilloscope = star wars arcade game.

Short links for November 28th, 2007

Some interesting things I bookmarked on del.icio.us on November 28th, 2007:

  • Drop.io: Simple, Private Storage & Sharing – No signup, no email, just drop and tell whoever you want to share your stuff with where to find it.
  • Making Old Hardware Play New Tunes – Working with screwdrivers and soldering irons, chiptune composer Jeremiah Johnson painstakingly reprograms the rudimentary sound chips in the game machines to create songs that play right from the console.
Jeremiah Johnson @ BLIP Festival
Jeremiah Johnson @ the 2006 BLIP festival (photo by minusbaby)
  • JOSH – Beelden van Roest – Dutch artist Joshua Pennings makes amazing animal sculptures from metal and old tools.
  • Doom3: Project Mars City – Amazing PC case mod in Doom 3 style, with video and images
  • City 7: Toronto Conflict Half-Life 2 mod – Gordon Freeman is stuck in Toronto due to a teleporting accident in Kleiner’s lab. Explore what has become of City 7 in areas like Dundas square, Eaton Center , Mel Lastman square, St. Michael’s Hospital and TTC system under the Combine rule.

Short links for November 27th, 2007

Some interesting things I bookmarked on del.icio.us on November 27th, 2007:

  • Wiinstrument – Ever wanted to have a cheap external MIDI controller that’s wireless? Or to play a groovy drum loop in your sequencer without having to set note delays manually? Wiinstrument is a MIDI instrument that is controlled by a connected Nintendo Wii remote.
Wiinstrument on Leopard
Wiinstrument on Leopard

Short links for November 20th, 2007

Some interesting things I bookmarked on del.icio.us on November 20th, 2007:

Joey Mariano Game Boy Color foot controller mod
Joey Mariano Game Boy Color foot controller mod

Short links for November 8th, 2007

Some interesting things I bookmarked on del.icio.us on November 8th, 2007:

How to Win at Monopoly
Temperature map showing how quickly you get your incremental investment back
  • Build a xylophone out of almost anything – How-tos on building xylophones from everything from pipes, bottles, wood, wrenches, even stone.
  • Fran Holland’s Balloon Organ – Uses a bunch of standard plumbing fittings, tuned with sliders and balloons to produce weird, eerie, bagpipe-style music. A large inflated balloon to one side provides the steady air pressure for the drone.
  • The ‘Winners’ of the Wired News Saddest-Cubicle Contest – David Gunnells, an IT guy at the University of Alabama at Birmingham has his desk penned in by heavily used filing cabinets in a windowless conference room, near a poorly ventilated bathroom and a microwave.
  • Julian Wolkenstein – Lovely photography from Australia’s most branded photographer.
  • Get 10% discount on Image-Line products – Use this link and get a 10% discount on FL Studio, Deckadance, Maximus, Morphine, Sytrus, Toxic 3 DirectWave, and more (someone recently use my promo code to buy an item at the Image-Line store, thanks David!, so I figured I’d plug my code once more in order to gain enough credits to actually be able to purchase something through the IL affiliate program).

Short links for October 11th, 2007

Some interesting things I bookmarked on del.icio.us on October 11th, 2007:

Iconfactory Spooky Stickers
  • Retro stereo mod for a media center PC – Looks pretty good and might keep burglars from taking your “old junk”.
  • DIY Sprinkler – A sprinkler system made from pens and a 20-ounce bottle. Total project cost: assuming the bottle and pens are already paid for, less than five bucks.

Short links for August 12th, 2007

Some interesting things I bookmarked on del.icio.us on August 12th, 2007:

  • Miniot – Natural protection for your iPhone. Carved from a single piece of the finest woods, with your monogram, logo or personal message engraved.
  • Sounds from Mountain Park – These are MP3 files that were digitized from Mountain Park’s old 8-track master tapes. The sound quality is consistent with 8-track tapes recorded in the 1970s.
  • Prism Collection – If you didn’t splurge on (oh no we’re gonna say it) an iPhone yet, Nokia’s new 7500 and 7900 Prism cell phones are surely worth some consideration.
  • Fly Me to the Moon: Space Hotel Sees 2012 Opening – “Galactic Suite,” the first hotel planned in space, expects to open for business in 2012 and would allow guests to travel around the world in 80 minutes.
  • Album Speech – Collection of Speak & Spell type machines
  • The Atlas Mech Case Mod – Congratulations to Don Soules from Michigan for crafting the “Atlas” mech PC case mod.
  • Transform an old laptop into a MP3 player – These instructions show how Tony Pascalon transformed an old laptop with a broken screen (white strips on the screen) into a design MP3 player.