Category Archives: Laptop DIY

Laptop Hack – How to turn a Dell laptop into a digital picture frame

Here is a great Laptop How To for anyone that has an old Dell laptop around. Most everyone does, right? Here’s a fake statistic: Most people have gone through two Dells in their lives.

Anyway, someone should give this a try… it looks complex.

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Laptop Hack – How to turn your trackpad into a tablet

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Okay, this isn’t the best solution, but it’s a neat hack that cost almost nothing.

The graphic designer in my office loves how drawing tablet, and I always wondered if you could make a trackpad into one. It turns out, it’s pretty simple.

Like I said, it’s sort of rough, but it works.

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Laptop DIY – How to make a laptop case out of old pants

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There are lots of different laptop cases out there, but sometimes you just want something simple you can do yourself.

Well, the LaptopPimp found this great How To video for making your own laptop case from an old pair of pants.

Plus, it has a good looking girl in it. So, worth watching even if you don’t need a case.

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Friday Laptop Hack and News Roundup

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Hey Gang, I hope you all had a good Thanksgiving, or a nice Thursday if you don’t celebrate the holiday.

I’m back today with a new hack and some laptop news from around the globe.

The hack today is for all you Mac fans out there. This video will teach you how to use the iPhone as a wireless router anywhere you go. A great tip and excellent hack. You need an

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Laptop Hack – How to install 3G on an Asus Eee PC

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With a lot of recent buzz about the addition of 3G to some popular Mini Netbooks, bot the Dell and HP, I thought I’d show you a hack I found a while back on how to add 3G to an Asus Eee PC. It’s actually pretty easy and it gives you even more freedom with one of the best netbooks out there.

Adding 3G can have a lot of benefits, and pretty much every netbook should be thinking about how to access the 3G network. But, as companies are still figuring it out, you can hack you Eee PC to do it right now.

Here’s how:

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HP Mini 100 Hack – How to Access 3G with your Mini 1000

The folks over at Engadget are reporting that the new HP Mini 1000 netbook will be sporting 3G network support come December. The 3G network, made famous as the network behind AT&T’s Apple iPhone, has been rumored for laptops for some time

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Friday Laptop News Roundup and How To Stream to an XBox

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Sad day! It’s official, Apple has added a new form of copy protection to it’s MacBooks. That means no fun TV nights for most everyone. Sorry gang. Looks like Apple users and copyright advocates are getting up and saying something, more news as that all unfolds.

It seems this w

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MacBook Hack: the old four-finger discount

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Want to know haw to make your old-school Mac more like a new MacBook with four-finger touchpad sensitivity? Well, you don’t need to spend a bundle on a new machine, as the old MacBooks can offer the same functionality with one simple hack.

Breaking out in the

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MacBook Nano Review and Specs

Source: Gizmodo.com

Source: Gizmodo.com

The folks over at Gizmodo have posted on this interesting and, absolutely illegal, new MacBook Nano. That’s right, it’s not a apple product, but it sure looks like one. I’m sure these won’t be on the market long at all, not if Steve Jobs has anything to say about it.

The MSI U100 MacBook Nano is a lovely little knock off, with a

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Netbook Hack – How to Make your Acer Aspire or Eee PC into a Touchscreen Device!

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Well, it looks like you can now easily turn your Acer Aspire or Eee PC 900/901 into a touchscreen device simply buying this DIY touchscreen kit on eBay and stuff it into your netbook.

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