DIY

DIY

The Open Source Project That Keeps Google's Hands Off Your Android Data

MicroG gives users control over what data is used, where, when, and how.
Arielle Gordon
6.7.19
DIY

The PC of Your Dreams Might be Hiding in a Company’s Surplus Bin

The charm of buying old workstation hardware on the cheap to support your modern computing needs. If it doesn’t work for them, it might just work for you.
Ernie Smith
6.6.19
DIY

What Is a VESA Mount Adapter and Why Is Apple Charging $200 for It?

The VESA adapter for Apple’s new monitor will probably cost more than the stand you mount it to.
Matthew Gault
6.4.19
programming

How To Make Your Own AirPods for $4

A 15-year-old made a working pair of DIY AirPods using an old pair of headphones and a soldering iron.
Samantha Cole
5.31.19
DIY

These 'Stargate' Fans Spent 10 Years and $60K Building a Replica of an Atlantis Gate

Les Enfants de Mac Gyver worked together to build a 19-foot replica of a gate from 'Stargate Atlantis.' And now, they’re building another one.
Rob Dozier
5.31.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

Big Tech Doesn't Want You to Be Able To Fix Your Things

The VICE Guide to Right Now goes inside the right to repair movement.
VICE Staff
5.22.19
Health

Did the FBI Seize My Vagina Cultures?

When the FBI raided the offices of at-home microbiome testing startup uBiome, it likely took with it data about my own health.
Samantha Cole
5.8.19
DIY

This Physical Knob Lets You Scroll Through Your Personal Tab Hell

DIY geniuses came up with a solution to having too many browser tabs open using a 3D printer and an Arduino board.
Nicole Carpenter
5.1.19
Buyables

An Adult Model Explains How to Take the Best Nude Selfies

Whether you're a professional or just looking to sext, here's the stuff you'll need to upgrade your nude selfie game.
Samantha Cole
4.30.19
Buyables

How to Turn a Windows Laptop Into the Touchscreen Hackintosh of Your Dreams

If you're sick of MacBooks but love MacOS, be brave and convert a new laptop into a Hackintosh with our exhaustive guide.
Ernie Smith
4.26.19
Sex

This YouTuber Has Designed a DIY ‘Full Automatic Virtual Sex System’

With a couple of VR headsets, controllers, and this device, two users can simulate sex.
Haru Nicol
4.19.19
Motherboard

This YouTuber Built a Working PC Out of Pasta

“This has been a very long project that I’m mildly proud of,” said Micah Laplante.
Rob Dozier
4.17.19
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