Books

1Q84 – A World with Two Moons and the Cat Town

1Q84 – A World with Two Moons and the Cat Town

I have almost believed there are two moons in the sky. Even I am not reading the original version in Japanese but…

Raising Freethinkers – Raising Kids by Secular Parents

I did have some expectations about this book. I was…

Kindle Screen Problem

Last Saturday, my daughter’s kindle has some problems – part…

Being Humbler – A Briefer History of Time

I read Hawking’s “A Brief History of Time” about a…

Fun with Kids

Rainbow Loom –  DIY Bracelets and more

Rainbow Loom – DIY Bracelets and more

Rainbow loom diy bracelets, made by small rubber bands. DIY rainbow loom rings, earrings and pencil grips with video tutorial.

Use a Pencil to its Last Inch

I always found dumping a pencil at one-third of its…

A Dirt Cheap DIY Toy Made by Expired Credit Cards

Whenever I have a new wallet, I could always find…

Praying Mantis – Nanoblock Toy

I received this present from my lovely daughter on the…

Mods

iPhone Indoor Cycling Mount DIY

iPhone Indoor Cycling Mount DIY

Indoor cycling can be boring. In this project, I installed an iPhone cycling mount on my OSIM iBike such that I can…

Pro-Ject DAC Box Mod – Research

This Pro-Ject Dac Box mod project started a couple of…

Pro-Ject Dac Box USB mod

This Pro-Ject Dac Box has been with me for some…

Musical Fidelity X-10D Cap Mod

I bought this toy some time ago. I put it…

Photos

DIY Digital Photo Frame by Kindle Keyboard

DIY Digital Photo Frame by Kindle Keyboard

I have recently addicted to film photography, especially taking black and white photos. I found the photos displayed on computer screen (yes,…

Yashica Electro 35 GX – Compatible Battery DIY

I have a Yashica Electro 35 GX rangefinder camera. It…

Helios m44-4 vs Canon EF 50mm f1.4 USM – Lens review

I bought the Helios m44 lens some time ago and…

Helios 44M-4 (58mm, F/2) – My new old lens

Helios 44M-4 is famous of its special swirl bokeh effect.…

Projects

Soldering Iron Stand – A James Bond DIY Version

Soldering Iron Stand – A James Bond DIY Version

All soldering iron stand are designed for desk-top use. They are bulky and not supposed to be carrying around. I recently bought…

Raspberry Pi – Another Adventure

Raspberry Pi (RPi) has been quite a hot gadget recently.…

Arduino nRF24L01 Dock

Recently grabbed an nRF24L01 module from an online store. This…

Rollerblade Shelf – Get Organized

Problem – my daughter has got a new pair of…