Whether inspired by the vaults of Fallout or the mysterious wrist device worn by [Turanga Leela], we’re just glad to see someone finally made a wrist-worn cellphone,
The Ultimate Wrist Watch, as the creator [Rob] calls it, is based on his Motorola Defy smart phone, tucked inside a neatly modified iPod wrist band meant to hold a runner’s music player.
Via Hack a Day | Posted on 2012.11.02 at 11:56
Hackaday readers were stumbling over each other to send in a link about this Android cellphone inside of an Entertainment Weekly magazine. Thanks to all who sent it in, and keep them coming.
Via Hack a Day | Posted on 2012.10.06 at 04:06
Air travellers take note, [Asthmaticatom] figured out how to comfortably watch your own videos on the plane. We know you always have your phone with you, now you just need to find a barf bag.
Via Hack a Day | Posted on 2012.10.03 at 05:20
Cellular shields for the Arduino have been around for ages, but this is the first one we’ve seen that turns your Arduino into a proper cell phone.
Via Hack a Day | Posted on 2012.09.03 at 14:57
[Andy] has been hard at work reverse-engineering the Nokia N82 2. 4 inch cell phone display for use with an Arduino. As pointed out in the article, this same 2.
Via Hack a Day | Posted on 2012.08.21 at 18:27
Instead of rock-hard bubble gum that loses its flavor after 2 minutes, this gumball machine delivers apps and games directly to your smartphone. The communications protocol used by this app-delivering gumball machine isn’t bluetooth or WiFi but near field communication.
Via Hack a Day | Posted on 2012.07.30 at 21:35
Nope, no microcontroller here, just a full-blown cellphone used as the brains of this little robot. The secret behind how it works is in the sounds the phone makes.
Via Hack a Day | Posted on 2012.07.12 at 20:45
Internet blocked at your office and feel like you’re just not getting your fix of Nyan Cat? Don’t worry, you can now use the fax machine to get your fix.
Via Hack a Day | Posted on 2012.07.12 at 06:41
Now you can experience the excitement felt for centuries by ice fisherman thanks to this cellular-capable tip-up. For the uninitiated a little ice fishing primer may be in order.
Via Hack a Day | Posted on 2012.07.04 at 18:43
[Achu Wilson's] latest creation is a VGA message board which is written to via SMS text messages. This doesn’t sound too interesting at first, until you find out he’s doing this with a microcontroller rather than a PC.
Via Hack a Day | Posted on 2012.06.28 at 23:06