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In this episode, Ben builds a specialized laptop computer you can comfortably use in the coach section of an airplane. He also begins the final wiring of the Xbox 360 laptop.
Ben describes his laptop idea, then starts ripping apart a Toshiba laptop to accomplish his goal.
Xbox 360 laptop home stretch! The 7th inning! Ben modifies components on the 360's motherboard so they take us less space and can be moved to new positions.
Ben and his friend Mike assemble the specialized frame and hinge for the Coach Laptop project. There are a few hiccups along the way but the project goes together well and they have a demonstration at the end.
about 4 hours ago
Working on some "Gaming Cubes" for Ben Sawyer of the Games for Health Foundation. Using my new AVR embedded boards, too.
@VariablePenguin I thought that was because Krypton was imploding? Or the Steadycam operator was drunk.
@TheJonesCode Ouch. That's a helluva headache considering he was thrown through a good 30-40 buildings, killing God knows how many.
Why do I have a headache? I didn't even watch the fake 3D version of Man of Steel. Speaking of which, what's with the fake 3D resurgence?
@WatchMeMakeStuf Goes bad. Sorry I'm been watching too much Gordon Ramsey Yells At Kitchens shows on Netflix.
2 days ago
The 1980 Zod fights were more interesting because without $200 mil of CGI, they had to be more inventive. Snake murder!