Windows Hacks

How to: Convert a Windows 7 Laptop into a Wi-Fi Hotspot

How to: Convert a Windows 7 Laptop into a Wi-Fi Hotspot

Here’s some new software for Windows 7 called Connectify which allows you to turn your Windows 7 laptop into a wireless hotspot. Basically, it converts your laptop into a wireless router of sorts, acting as a wireless access point for computers...
Free Professional Grade Webcam Security Software

Free Professional Grade Webcam Security Software

The problem with most motion detection software for personal or business use it that they’re triggered by a leaf, animal, or other insignificant events.  Vitamin D, on the other hand, can detect movements of people, doors opening and closing,...
5 Minute, Dirt Cheap Multitouch Pad

5 Minute, Dirt Cheap Multitouch Pad

We’ve recently seen huge advancements in multitouch technology with the iPhone, WiiMote, and more, but this is by far the easiest way to build your own multitouch sensing system. Basically, all you need is a webcam, glass pane, and a cardboard...
How to: Install Snow Leopard on your PC

How to: Install Snow Leopard on your PC

A process where you need to format the thumb drive and create the Snow Leopard DVD image on it. Format the hard drive partition which will hold the installed OS. Installation is dead simple with the thumb drive and the installer package. hacknmod...
Shut Down Your Computer With A Text Message

Shut Down Your Computer With A Text Message

I don’t use Outlook as my mail reader but if I did this would be a cool hack to shutdown computers (or launch other programs). I could see this to be useful to perform backups on demand without having to log into the actual computer. It isn’t...
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How To Make "Invisible" Computer Wallpaper

A video of my production to teach you how to make an invisible wallpaper / screen of your computer, to send it to your friends and fool...