Awesome Portable N64 Controller Style Mod Created (video)

If you enjoy playing Nintendo N64 games but would prefer a more portable handheld games console that allows you to play your favourite games whilst on the move, you might be interested in this very unique and innovative modification.

The Portable N64 is fitted with a 4400mAh at 7.4v battery and a 3.5 inch screen an is capable of being played for upto 4 hours 15 minutes on a single charge. Check out the video after the jump to learn more about the Portable N64 construction.

Portable N64

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Mac Pro Hackintosh Made Using A Bathroom Trash Can

German modder Dschijn over on the Tonymacx86 forums posted this cool Apple Mac Pro Hackintosh which was created using a bathroom trash can bought from Amazon, it was originally created by TonyMac forum Member “sascha288″.

The awesome later 2013 Mac Pro replica is equipped with a Core i3 Haswell processor, Gigabyte z87n wifi, Radeon 7750 and solid state disk (SSD) & HDD together with a ATX power supply. The finished Mac Pro Hackintosh measures 18cm width, 26cm height and has also been finished in limed edition red to finish the final effect.

Mac Pro Hackintosh

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Untethered Apple TV Jailbreak aTV2 5.3 Released By Firecore

Over the weekend Firecore has announced the release of a new untethered Apple TV jailbreak for Apple TV with the release of new versions of aTV 5.3 Flash (black) and Seas0nPass.

Within the latest aTV2 5.3 Flash software Firecore has added a number of new features as well as the already mentioned support for untethered Apple TV. New features include improved reliability of installation process, improved diagnostic reporting together with numerous other various fixes and improvements.

Apple TV Jailbreak aTV2 Flash

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Awesome Ouya Handheld Game Console Created By Modder

Its seem funny that the Ouya games console that broke away from its mobile Android gaming devices has now returned to its roots in a different form thanks to an inventive modder named ‘eucrow’ from the OuyaBoards website.

Eucrow has combined the inexpensive new standalone Ouya Android games console with a touchscreen display and Xbox 360 game controller to create a portable version of the Ouya console.

 

Ouya Handheld Game Console

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Doom Game Mod Lets You Play With Resident Evil Characters (video)

Original Doom and Resident Evil fans are sure to enjoy this awesome DooM the mercenaries 4.0 mod which has been created that allows players to take the form of classic Resident Evil characters within the original Doom game. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the DooM the mercenaries 4.0 mod project and see it in action.

Doom Resident Evil

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Raspberry Pi Laser Engraver Created Using Two Old DVD Drives (video)

If you are looking for a project to keep you busy that uses a Raspberry Pi mini PC, you might be interested in this awesome Raspberry Pi controlled mini CNC Laser engraver built by Xiang Zhai.

The Raspberry Pi laser engraver has been built using two DVD drives salvaged from old computers and less than $10 in extra parts bought on eBay, all powered by the Raspberry Pi computer.

Raspberry Pi Lazer Engraver

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Google Android 4.4 KitKat Verified Boot Feature Could Hinder Modders And Custom ROMS

Within its latest Android 4.4 KitKat release Google has included a new experimental feature called Verified Boot which has been designed to prevent malicious rootkit software from embedding itself into an Android 4.4 KitKat device.

The new feature within the Android 4.4 KitKat software checks the layout of the operating system files to see if they have been tampered or changed in anyway alerting the operating system that a possible malicious rootkit might be in place if the location, layout or sizes of files within Android 4.4 KitKat have been changed.

Android KitKat Verified Boot

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BeagleBone GamingCape Transforms BeagleBone Black Into GameBoy Emulator (video)

Max Thrun has developed the BeagleBone GamingCape, which transforms the small BeagleBone Black developer board that is available to purchase for around $45 into a awesome GameBoy emulator.

The BeagleBone GamingCape is fitted with a 320 x 240 pixel 16-bit color TFT LCD display, gyroscope, accelerometer, and magnetometer, together with analogue joystick and 2 buttons. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the BeagleBone GamingCape project and see it in action.

BeagleBone GamingCape

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Grand Theft Auto 4 Mod Lets You Swap Characters Just Like GTA 5 (video)

A new Grand Theft Auto 4 mod has been developed that allows players of Grand Theft Auto 4 to swap characters in a similar way to the new Grand Theft Auto 5 game which is currently in development and preparing to launch later this year.

Once you have installed the new Grand Theft Auto 4 Char Switch mod it allows you to swap between protagonist Niko Bellic, The Lost and Damned’s Johnny Klebitz, and The Ballad of Gay Tony’s Luis Fernando Lopez at will.

GTA 4 Char Switch mod

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Raspberry Pi Game Console Created By Ben Heck (video)

Fans of the awesome raspberry Pi mini computer might be interested in a new project published by master modder Ben Heck, that takes the Raspberry Pi computer and creates a fantastic Raspberry Pi game console.

The new Raspberry Pi game console is roughly the size of a Gameboy and required the removal of the Raspberry Pi’s Ethernet jack, and also re-positioning the USB port as well as other hardware changes. Watch the video after the jump to see the Raspberry Pi game console in action.

Raspberry Pi Game Console

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Half-Life 2 Mod Minerva Launches On Steam (video)

Originally released back in 2007 the Half-Life 2 Mod Minerva created by Adam Foster, enabled Adam to land a job at Valve, and has now been updated ready for its launch on Steam.

The Half-Life 2 Mod Minerva mod will be arriving in steam late morning in the west coast timezone (PDT) which is eight hours behind the UK.

Half-Life 2 Mod Minerva

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