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This Modular Garage Door Opener Has More Features Than Your Car

The garage door opener is one of those forgotten devices in your home that’s only ever noticed when it breaks. But Ryobi wants it to be the focal point of your garage workshop with modular upgrades that vastly expand its limited functionality.


14 Netflix Hacks To Help You Binge Like A Pro

Netflix had some 75 million paying subscribers around the world — but how many of those people are getting the most out of their subscription? You can supercharge your viewing experience with these browser extensions and online apps that will take your Netflix game to a whole new level.


This Self-Propelled Circular Saw Keeps Your Fingers Completely Safe

When used with proper precautions, power tools are perfectly safe. But if horror stories about lost digits in shop class make you nervous about working with wood, a German power tool maker called Mafell has created a self-propelled circular saw that keeps your hands and fingers well clear while it cuts.


Transforming A Hammer Head Into An Axe

Video: While most people see a hammer and just see a hammer, The Art of Weapons sees the potential to turn the brute hardened steel into an axe. Basically, the head of the hammer turned into the axe blade and the claw side of the hammer got forged together to form one spike. The whole process turning a blunt smashing object into a sharp cutting device is pretty fun to see.


A Super Mario Multi-Tool Is Infinitely More Useful Than A Mushroom

Available starting in June for $US9 ($12), the 8-bit version of Mario a lot of us grew up with has been turned into a keychain-friendly multi-tool. Although Mario is best known as a plumber, this tool is more designed for opening bottles, tightening screws and tearing open parcel boxes, instead of unclogging sinks.


Watching A Log Cabin Hand Built From Scratch Will Make You Want To Live In A Forest

Video: Technology has made many aspects of our lives easier, but at the same time incredibly chaotic with non-stop emails, social media posts and electronic alerts. If you’ve ever thought about walking away from it all, disconnecting and living a simpler life, watching this guy build his family a log cabin from scratch will be your tipping point.


This Kitchen Tool Turns Sticks Of Butter Into Sprayable Deliciousness

Everything is better with butter on it, but to make sure you’re not overdoing it and putting yourself on the road to a heart attack, the Biēm Butter Sprayer lets you lightly dole out a stick of that golden deliciousness by almost instantly turning it into a spray.


Turn An Old Drill And Bicycle Wheel Into An Impressive Frisbee Launcher

Video: Try as they might, some people just never seem to master the art of throwing a frisbee. If you’re one of them, in this video La Fabrique DIY shows you how to turn a bike wheel and an old drill into a frisbee launcher with impressive range.


Turn Your iPhone Into A Laser Measure With This Tiny Headphone Jack Accessory

iPin was the first company to use the iPhone’s headphone jack as an accessory port for a compact laser pointer. And not to diminish the fun you can have with a laser, but the company’s latest product is considerably more useful since it turns your smartphone into a full-on laser measure.


Black+Decker Put A USB Port On Its New Bluetooth Batteries To Charge Your Phone Too

You need a lot of extra batteries to keep the cordless tools on a construction site working all day, and to make it slightly easier to manage them, Black+Decker will soon introduce Bluetooth connectivity on its rechargeable tool batteries so a smartphone and an app can keep tabs on every last one.


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