Posts Tagged ‘electronic components’

Floppy Disk Bag

Randomly Spotted on the Galactic Interweb… We probably all have them, those relics of a “distant age”. A giant stack of them sitting on the back of the shelf, a few forgotten in a drawer, one protecting your table from the condensation of your glass. The once great invention with the now minuscule capacity, the […]

WEEE Man

Randomly Spotted on the Galactic Interweb… Kittykill showed this to me last night and I knew I had to show it to you all today! This is WEEE Man. He’s 23 feet tall. His teeth are (computer) mice. His eyes are washing machine doors. He’s made entirely of Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE). He […]

Book Review: Kilobyte Couture

When I was a little girl, I used to hunt around the bases of utility poles for the small bits of colored wire and other colorful electric bits the telephone linemen and utility workers would leave behind. These tiny treasures seemed beautiful to me and I would make tiny rings and bracelets or save them […]

New Life for a Dead Computer

Hard drive wind chimes and keychains via wingie.org! http://halogen.note.amherst.edu/~wing/wingie/tech/hdchime/hdchime.php Before… After … A windchime! And a keychain! thanks Jack!