DIY Cardboard GONK Droid

I decided to make a fun cat box for my two cats Lt Cmdr. Starbuck and The Captain to play in based on the classic Star Wars GNK Power Droid – otherwise known as the GONK droid. Sadly, however, my …

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Punk Rock Jedi Cosplay at FanExpo 2022

For FanExpo 2022 I decided to create a new Punk Rock JEDI cosplay! Related From Amazon Ring Video Doorbell – 1080p HD video, improved motion detection, easy installation – Satin Nickel 1080p HD video doorbell with enhanced features that let …

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Punk Rock Vader Helmet V2 – Christmas Special!

After losing my original DIY custom Punk Rock Vader helmet in a house fire, I decided to treat myself this year and buy the new Hasboro Black Series helmet and mod it out with a little of the ole’ Punk …

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Sandman Themed Christmas Tree Inspired by the Netflix Series

This years Christmas tree was inspired by Netflix adaptation of Neil Gaimon’s cult classic Sandman series! Each of the Sigils of the Endless were handmade using simple dough and baked in the oven. Then painted black with a light dry-brushing …

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LEGO Bulging Checkerboard Optical Illusion MOC

A LEGO brick-built rendition of the mind-bending Bulging Checkerboard optical illusion attributed to Akiyoshi Kitaoka. One of the theories for why our brains process this illusion in the way they do is that the brain misinterprets the space between the …

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Hunt’s Moderately Spicy BBQ Ribs Recipe

Growing up, I was never a fan of spicy foods. I always preferred a good BBQ sauce over hot sauce. But lately, I’ve developed a taste for spicy things. So when it came time to try out a new, from-scratch …

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Digital Glasses Update!

It’s been over a year and a half since I first showcased the early version of the vision-enhancing app that I had built for my father. And now, after a tremendous amount of testing and refining, numerous personal setbacks, and …

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Sending and Receiving AVPlayer HTTP Headers

While investigating a series of spikes in a certain error code for one of the video streaming iOS and tvOS apps I have been working on for my day job, we were asked by our CDN server team to inject and …

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This Cat Loves Its Ballpit

A friend sent me a link to a post on dose.com about a cat whose owner built him a BALLPIT. I’ve been a long-time owner of a ballpit on my balcony but never tried to put my cat Lt. Starbuck …

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DigitalGlasses – Restoring Sight to the Blind for $320

My father lost his sight a number of years ago. Even after a number of laser procedures and actual surgeries to stop his retina from detaching and blood from seeping into his eyes, he is still something like 90+ percent …

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