Making a Panorama Time Lapse Controller for GoPro

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GoPro cameras have a fantastic time-lapse feature to help you take great photos. But what if you could up the ante and add a panorama effect as well? You can with a little know-how (or use the know-how in this Instructable). It’s Arduino based, controlling a geared stepper motor to get the …

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Gadgets: USB Bottle Opener Flash Drive

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Do you ever find yourself sitting at BBQ and needing to swap some data with someone? If so, check out this convenient little bottle opener flash drive sold by Brando.

This stylish gadget comes in storage capacities 2GB, 4GB, 8GB with prices ranging from $19.00 – $33.00.

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Flameless Rechargeable USB Lighter

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Flameless USB lighter uses a heating element, insted of a flame to light your cigarette. You can then push down on the heating casing and the USB dongle comes out so that you can recharge the battery powered “Zippo” shaped lighter. The lighter also has some flash memory built in so you can …

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Extreme Testing Of A Flash Drive

Extreme Testing Of A Flash Drive

Bob Buskirk over at ThinkComputers.org has a unique way of testing a Flash Drive. The Corsair Flash Voyager is a new rugged flash drive, meant to protect your data where ever you decide to go. Bob puts the drive trough hell and back. The results surprised me, the drive survived. Amazing, I expected …

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700MHz Dell Refurb OptiPlex Celeron for $47.91

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Need a cheap file server, Linux machine, or emailing machine? How about a refurbished 700MHz Celeron for $47.91. It’s really bare-bones, with only 128MB of RAM, a 10GB hard drive, Windows 2000 (not installed), onboard Video and Audio, two PCI slots, one AGP slot, and four USB slots.

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