Laser Controlled Invisible iPod Remote

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This could be the next clapper. The problem: your iPod is on the other side of the room and you want to control it. The solution: frickin’ lasers! This DIY project (emphasis on the Y since I couldn’t do anything nearly this complex) involves setting up a laser beam across the room. ...

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Laser Go-Go Dancer Cage iPod Dock

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This is easily the most outrageous (and largest!) iPod dock we’ve ever come across. The “Disco Table“, designed by Moritz Waldemeyer, is a go-go dancer cage, except the “cage” is virtual- made of LED lights and lasers and it has a smoke machine too. And oh yeah, it also has speakers ...

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Tweeting Laser Tripwire with Webcam Capture

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Today’s DIY project is a self-tweeting laser tripwire with webcam capture. The device uses a normal laser pointer, an Arduino, a mirror and a light-dependent resistor. It looks pretty complex to me, but they describe it as suitable for beginning modders. When the laser is tripped, a nearby computer sends a tweet ...

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Star Wars Lightsaber Laser Pointers!

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If you’re going to be in a meeting where you have to do a lot of laser pointing (aka the most boring meeting in the world) you might as well geek it up and make it a little interesting with a Star Wars Lightsaber Laser Pointer. Use the Force to point ...

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Machine Gun Shaped Lighter and Laser Pointer will Probably Kill You One Way or Another

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Who’s idea was this? A butane lighter shaped like a machine gun with a laser scope that’s an actual laser pointer. This is great, you can either kill yourself by lighting up a cigarette with the lighter part, kill yourself by shining a laser pointer directly in your eye from close range* while ...

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