Eclipse 2017: Report from an Extinct Volcano

Eclipse 2017: Report from an Extinct Volcano

Location, location, location — what’s critical to real estate is also critical to eclipse watching, and without sounding too boastful, those of us atop South Menan Butte, an extinct volcano in southeast Idaho, absolutely...

Remote Controlled Nerf Bomb

Remote Controlled Nerf Bomb

There was a third-party multiplayer upgrade pack for one of the Quake games back in the ’90s that included a whole slew of non-standard weapons. Among them one of the most memorable was a...

Get the Sonos Playbar with a $40 Amazon gift card and 6 months of Music Unlimited

Get the Sonos Playbar with a $40 Amazon gift card and 6 months of Music Unlimited

Our team at Thrifter has a great bundle for you that includes the Sonos Playbar and some Amazon goodies! This bundle from Amazon includes a Sonos Playbar, $40 Amazon gift card, and six free...

Google Daydream: The Ultimate Guide!

Google Daydream: The Ultimate Guide!

Google Daydream delivers an excellent way to enjoy VR from the comfort of the couch. Google is continuing their efforts to deliver a superb VR experience that is accessible with just your phone, through...

BlackBerry KEYone in Space Black comes exclusively to AT&T in the U.S.

BlackBerry KEYone in Space Black comes exclusively to AT&T in the U.S.

The all black Blackberry KEYOne will soon be available for AT&T customers. A few months after its release, the Blackberry KEYOne was updated with slightly better internals and an all black paint job, though...

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 cameras: Everything you need to know!

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 cameras: Everything you need to know!

The Galaxy Note 8 has some camera hotness, but it’s also a lot of the same. Here we break it down for you. While the Note 8 resembles the Galaxy S8 in many ways,...

Hackaday Prize Entry: Bloodhound Autonomous Radiolocation Drone

Hackaday Prize Entry: Bloodhound Autonomous Radiolocation Drone

If you’re a first responder — say, searching for someone lost in the outback, or underneath an avalanche — and you’re looking for someone with a radio beacon, what’s the fastest way to find...

Which unlimited plan should you buy: AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile or Verizon?

Which unlimited plan should you buy: AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile or Verizon?

All four major carriers in the U.S. offer unlimited data plans. But which is the best? With Verizon bringing back an unlimited data plan, the big four networks in the United States (AT&T, Sprint,...

Renders and UK Pricing Leaked for Sony’s Upcoming Xperia XZ1 Flagship

Renders and UK Pricing Leaked for Sony’s Upcoming Xperia XZ1 Flagship

Sony reserves its spot at IFA Berlin every year to unveil new handsets in its limited smartphone portfolio. Last year, we witnessed Sony unveil the Xperia XZ flagship and the smaller Xperia X Compact....

The 5.5-inch YotaPhone 3 has a secondary e-ink screen and a Snapdragon 625

The 5.5-inch YotaPhone 3 has a secondary e-ink screen and a Snapdragon 625

Yo dawg, we heard you like e-ink. Remember the YotaPhone and the YotaPhone 2? They were those crazy phones from Russian manufacturer Yota that had a regular screen on one side and an e-ink...

This $9 Anker Solid-State Drive enclosure is crucial when upgrading your laptop

This $9 Anker Solid-State Drive enclosure is crucial when upgrading your laptop

This new deal from Thrifter can help you convert your internal SSD into an external portable drive! This Anker USB 3.0 2.5-inch enclosure case is down to $8.99 with code when you enter ANKERABA...

Sony Xperia XZ1 leak showcases bezels, camera bump, parrot

Sony Xperia XZ1 leak showcases bezels, camera bump, parrot

2017 specs, 2013 design. Sony’s been putting out big, bezelly, monolithic smartphones for almost five years, and even in the age of the Essential Phone and Galaxy Note 8 it’s showing no sign of...

Floating Ants and Drops of Liquid with an Acoustic Levitator

Floating Ants and Drops of Liquid with an Acoustic Levitator

Amuse your friends, amaze your enemies, and perplex ants and other insects, insofar as they are capable of perplexment. Accomplish all this and more with this handy dandy homebrew acoustic levitator. Before anyone gets...

YotaPhone 3 Launches with a 5.2″ E-Ink Display on the Back

YotaPhone 3 Launches with a 5.2″ E-Ink Display on the Back

We used to see a lot of innovation and experimentation in the smartphone industry. Then it became harder to compete and taking risks like this could result in a company losing millions of dollars....

We’re Hiring

We’re Hiring

Hackaday has been expanding into all kinds of new areas. We find ourselves stretched a bit thin and it’s time to ask for help. Want to lend a hand while making some extra dough to...

Best Accessories for the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 … So far

Best Accessories for the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 … So far

These are the best accessories for the Samsung Galaxy Note 8. The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is official, and it’s sure to be a hot seller (no pun intended). To get the most out...

Sprint is offering new and existing customers a free ticket to Jay-Z’s 4:44 Tour

Sprint is offering new and existing customers a free ticket to Jay-Z’s 4:44 Tour

If you’re looking to go to Jay-Z’s upcoming 4:44 tour, you won’t want to miss this deal from our friends at Thrifter. Whether you are thinking about making the move to Sprint from your...

Here is How to Root your Pixel XL on Android Oreo

Here is How to Root your Pixel XL on Android Oreo

If you have tried rooting your Pixel XL device after updating to Android Oreo, you may have noticed that your typical rooting methods don’t really work well on Android’s newest version. If that’s the...

Gol de placa? Clube carioca adota ingresso eletrônico para diminuir filas nos estádios

Gol de placa? Clube carioca adota ingresso eletrônico para diminuir filas nos estádios

O clube carioca Fluminense adotou uma medida que promete diminuir as filas no Maracanã e, de quebra, trazer mais praticidade ao torcedor. Agora, quem comprar os ingressos aos jogos do tricolor pela internet não...

Com 6GB de RAM: Moto Z2 Force é lançado no Brasil por R$ 2.999

Com 6GB de RAM: Moto Z2 Force é lançado no Brasil por R$ 2.999

O Moto Z2 Force é o modelo premium da série Moto Z e traz como diferencial a tela resistente que conhecemos com o Moto X Force. (Isto é apenas um teaser – clique aqui...

Motorola lança Moto G5S e G5S Plus a partir de R$ 1.099

Motorola lança Moto G5S e G5S Plus a partir de R$ 1.099

O portfólio de dispositivos da Motorola para a linha Moto G5 está maior este ano, pois a fabricante acaba de lançar os novos Moto G5S e Moto G5S+. (Isto é apenas um teaser – clique aqui...

Android Oreo Allows Volume Keys to Work with VOIP Calls When Screen is Off

Android Oreo Allows Volume Keys to Work with VOIP Calls When Screen is Off

Smartphones are a connected device that has had the ability to make and receive VoIP calls for years. The selection of 3rd-party applications that offer this used to be rather slim, but recently the...