Wrist-Mounted Flamethrower Unveiled At NYC Maker Faire (video)

wirst mounted flamethrower

Over the years we have featured many weird and wonderful creations by makers and developers around the world. At the recent NYC Maker Faire Stephen Hawes unveil his new wrist-mounted flamethrower that he has created.

The wrist mounted flamethrower uses propane gas which is carried on the wearers back and uses a glove that measures the movements of your wrist to adjust the position of the flame.

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Motorola Moto 360 Smartwatch Bootloader Unlocked

Motorola Moto 360

If you are already lucky enough to own a Motorola Moto 360 smartwatch you might be interested to learn that hacker Daniel Padilla has discovered a way to unlock the bootloader on the new smartwatch.

Padilla discovered how to create a custom cable that connects to the unused USB terminals on the Motorola Moto 360 watch allowing the successful unlock all the devices bootloader.

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XBookOne $1,495 Xbox One Laptop System Created By Eddie Zarick (video)

Xbox One Laptop

Gamers looking for a portable Xbox One laptop complete with its own 22 inch 1080p HD screen, are sure to enjoy this new creation by Eddie Zarick called the XBookOne.

Which combine both an Xbox One next-generation games console together with a 22 inch screen creating the ultimate portable Xbox One laptop system, which is power by the mains. Check out the video after the jump to learn more about the new creation.

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Samsung Galaxy NX Transformed Into NASA Inspired Rover Explorer (video)

Samsung Galaxy NX

Samsung has used their new Samsung Galaxy NX camera to create a NASA inspired rover that they have used to take photographs around the world.

The Samsung Galaxy NX camera rover can be controlled online in real-time and provides images from the heart of the action. Allowing you to capture high resolution images that are then sent to you via 4G connectivity. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the Samsung Galaxy NX rover project and see it in action.

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LEGO Drone Kit Capable Of Carrying A GoPro Action Camera (video)

LEGO Drone

Lego fans that enjoy building constructions using the iconic bricks might be interested in this new Lego drone kit, which is launched over on the Kickstarter crowd funding website this week.

The Lego drone kits can provide just the mechanics for you to provide the Lego bricks or can be purchased as a complete drone kit which includes all the Lego bricks and assembly instructions.

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13 Year Old Creates His Own DIY Google Glass Style Eyeware (video)

DIY Google Glass

Developer and makers that enjoy building devices using the Arduino platform are sure to enjoy this DIY Google Glass eyewear system that has been created by 13 year old Clay Haight.

Clay bought his first Arduino Uno development board at age 10 and has since then acquired a Mega, the Esplora, the Mini, the Ardweeny, the Mintduino and even built his very own Ardunio supported devices.

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Oculus Rift Arduino Hack Provides Third Person View (video)

Oculus Rift

If you thought virtual reality headsets could only provide a first person view for users it might be time to have a rethink. As an industrious team over at Tutorial Bay have used the Arduino programming platform to hack their Oculus Rift virtual reality headset to offer a third person view.

The wearable proof of concept device was constructed in just two days and has been designed to enhance human visual performance for the use in real world applications.

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Skyrim Graphics Enhanced Even Further With RealVision ENB (video)

Skyrim Graphics

Even though development on the Skyrim game by its developers has long finished, new mods and enhancements are still being created and one such addition is the Skyrim graphics mod RealVision ENBSeries created by Boris Vorontsov.

Once installed the Skyrim RealVision ENB graphics modification brings the Skyrim world even more to life modifying render functions on the game and applying additional effects, all of which can be seen in action in the video after the jump.

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DIY 3D Printer Built For Just $100 Using Old DVD Drives (video)

3D Printer

Over the last couple of years we have featured many different types of 3D printers ranging in price from a tens of thousands of pounds to just a few. However more recently we have seen the prices drop from thousands of dollars down to just a couple of hundred.

If you have some serious maker skills you might be able to follow the instructions of Instructables user Gelstronic who has managed to build his very own 3D printer for less than $100.

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Raspberry Pi Gameboy Pocket Portable Games Console (Video)

Raspberry Pi Gameboy

Makers, developers and hobbyists that enjoy building projects using the awesome Raspberry Pi mini PC might be interested in this fantastic Raspberry Pi Gameboy which has been created by Travis Brown.

Travis has taken an old Gameboy and replace the internal workings with a Raspberry Pi mini PC to create an awesome portable retro gaming handheld console. Watch the video after the jump to see this cool Gameboy project in action.

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Concrete 3D Printer Created Using RepRap And Pronterface (video)

Concrete 3D Printer

Industrious contractor Andrey Rudenko has designed and built his very own concrete 3D printer in his garage to help create and build houses and concrete 3D printed structures.

The concrete 3D printer has been built using an Arduino Mega 2560 based RepRap RAMPS style controller combined with NEMA34 stepper motors. Which are powered by a custom-built open source THB6064AH based driver created by James at MassMind.

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