Hackaday has been around long enough to see incredible changes in what’s possible at the hobbyist level. The tools, techniques, and materials available today border on science-fiction compared to what the average individual had access to even just a decade ago. On a day to day basis, that’s manifested itself
Folding phones are all the rage these days, with many of the major smartphone manufacturer’s having something in this form factor. Apple has been conspicuously absent in this market segment, so [KJMX] decided to take matters into their own hands with the “iPhone V.” (YouTube – Chinese w/subtitles via MacRumors).
We take shortcuts all the time with our physical models. We rarely consider that wire has any resistance, for example, or that batteries have a source impedance. That’s fine up until the point that it isn’t. Take the case of the Navy’s Grumman F11F Tiger aircraft. The supersonic aircraft was
Online scams will make your money fly away. | Denis Novikov/Getty Images From spam texts to payment app fraud to crypto tricks. Alison Giordano just wanted to help out a friend, but instead, she almost lost her Instagram account. The scam was pretty sneaky: A friend messaged Giordano (who, full
Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk at the SpaceX launch facility in south Texas on February 10, 2022. | Jonathan Newton/Washington Post via Getty Images The conversation provides the most detail yet about Musk’s plans to change the social media company. On Thursday morning, Elon Musk addressed Twitter employees for
Hybrid-electric cars are an important way to improve fuel economy. The Ford Maverick hybrid pickup truck gets 42 miles per gallon in the city. | Jeff Kowalsky/AFP via Getty Images In the age of electric vehicles, higher gas mileage is more important than ever. The electric vehicle revolution is charging
Phonemakers and carriers are developing new technologies that are meant to improve emergency response. | Apu Gomes/AFP via Getty Images As the 911 system adapts to the age of cellphones, it’s gaining access to all kinds of new data, too. Over the coming weeks, AT&T is rolling out cellphone location