Tag: diy

XDA member turns Samsung DeX into a working laptop via DIY

The idea behind Samsung DeX is that you can sit your Samsung Galaxy S8 on the proprietary dock, connect it to an HD display,...

Google’s AIY Voice Kit inspiring developers, now available for pre-order again

It probably stands to reason that Google did not expect its AIY Voice Kit to sell like hotcakes, but it did. The AIY Voice...

Probable solution to Samsung Galaxy S8’s problematic fingerprint sensor placement found

So for all the great things and features the Samsung Galaxy S8 has, the fingerprint sensor is not one of them. Users have been...

Old Intercom with Raspberry Pi and AIY turns into a retro Google Home device

This is a '1986 Google Pi Intercom' but sorry, you may not find this anywhere because it's a special mod from an old Radio...

A DIY ‘clear back’ Samsung Galaxy S8 is absolutely doable

Remember the days when you had clear pagers where you can see the guts of the device from the outside? Well, the concept is...

DIY hydroelectric charger for your smartphone is actually possible

Say you’re stuck in the woods, smartphone dead without power, and all you have is a bag with some water bottles, a few plastic...

A Pokedex case + power bank to give you real Pokemon trainer feels

Pokemon GO is currently taking the world by storm… well, in most parts of the world that is (saying hi to the Asian Pokemon...

Here’s how to upgrade your 16GB Nexus to 64GB

Google made the whole mobile industry excited when it first introduced the Project Ara concept but sadly, the project is still an ongoing project....

A DIY Amazon Echo for less than half the price, uses Raspberry Pi

The Amazon Echo is steadily growing its fan base, with lots and lots of people starting to get with the voice activation and the...

Create your very own Android-powered mirror display

This home project is a combination of code for an app made by developer Hannah Mitt, and the guide created by Becky Stern at...

UDOO Android-powered mini PC board breaks cover

Android is a very popular operating system for DIY sorts looking to build their latest electronics project. Many these projects involve little developer boards...

Harness Android Open Accessory Protocol with Electric Sheep

If you are the sort that likes to tinker and come up with your own accessories and apps for your Android device electric Sheep...