• The 2016 Hackaday Prize

    36,854 views 8 months ago
    The Hackaday Prize is a competition synonymous with creating for social change. Using your hardware, coding, scientific, design and mechanical abilities, you will make big changes in peoples' lives.

    Prizes total over $300,000. One hundred entries win $1,000 each. The grand prize winner will be awarded $150,000 and a residency in the Supplyframe Design Lab.

    Learn More:
    http://hackaday.io/prize Show less
    Read more
  • Uploads Play all

    • Bio-inspired Sensing - Duration: 37 minutes.

      • 1 day ago
      At the 2016 Hackaday SuperConference, educator and engineer Dr. Christal Gordon gives a talk on bio-inspired sensing.

      The most basic explanation of the human eye is that light shines on rods and c...
    • Ben Krasnow's X-Ray Machine: Build First and Ask Questions Later - Duration: 30 minutes.

      • 2 days ago
      Ben Krasnow has a reputation for building very advanced scientific instruments in his garage. His philosophy is to Build First and Ask Questions later.

      This philosophy served him well when he atte...
    • How to Build a Lab That Can Build Anything in Just 8 Days - Duration: 26 minutes.

      • 3 days ago
      Nadya Peek is an expert in rapid prototyping, having built numerous machines that themselves build machines. But she and her team were faced with a very interesting challenge: what do you do when t...
    • The 2016 Hackaday Prize Awards Ceremony - Duration: 45 minutes.

      • 4 days ago
      They 2016 Hackaday Prize Ceremony took place on Saturday, November 5th at the Hackaday SuperConference in Pasadena, California.

      Take a look back at the top ten entries of more than 1000 projects i...
    • The Tiniest Game Boy for Your Key Chain - Duration: 46 minutes.

      • 5 days ago
      What would it take to build a Game Boy small enough to carry around on your keychain? It turns out that we already have the technology, it just takes a very clever and skilled person to pull it off...
    • Badge Hacking Presentations + Awards - 2016 Hackaday Superconference - Duration: 50 minutes.

      • 1 week ago
      We saw an incredible amount of creativity and variety in the badge hacks at this year's SuperCon! All of the entries are shown off in this video, and three winners were named in addition to the Cry...
    • Finalist Recap: Flypi, Dextra, Mechaduino - Duration: 5 minutes, 26 seconds.

      • 1 month ago
      Check out three of the top ten 2016 Hackaday Prize finalists.

      This video recaps the gist of each project and incorporates comments from the Judges on the high points of each build.

      Learn More abo...
    • Finalist Recap: Facade, Optics Bench, Box0, and Imaging Dome - Duration: 6 minutes, 37 seconds.

      • 1 month ago
      Check out three of the top ten 2016 Hackaday Prize finalists.

      This video recaps the gist of each project and incorporates comments from the Judges on the high points of each build.

      Learn More abo...
    • Finalist Recap: Classroom Music Aid, Dtto, Tilt Sensor - Duration: 5 minutes, 13 seconds.

      • 1 month ago
      Check out three of the top ten 2016 Hackaday Prize finalists.

      This video recaps the gist of each project and incorporates comments from the Judges on the high points of each build.

      Learn More abo...
    • Hackaday TV - Raspberry Pi show and tell with Adafruit - Duration: 57 minutes.

      • Streamed 1 month ago
      HI everyone! Hackaday.io is running a Raspberry Pi challenge right now! We're going to be looking at some of the coolest Raspberry Pi projects that the community has been working on.
    • 2016 Hackaday SuperConference Hardware Badge - Duration: 5 minutes, 16 seconds.

      • 2 months ago
      Everyone attending the Hackaday Superconference (November 5+6, 2016 in Pasadena California) will get one of the fantastic hardware badges designed by Voja Antonic.

      Get your hands on one of these ...
    • Car Hacking: Using a Megasquirt ECU with a 1983 Datsun Z - Duration: 15 minutes.

      • 2 months ago
      Bil Herd hack a car that is old and near and dear to his heart, the Datsun 280ZXT. The stock ECU is replaced with a Megasquirt based controller that offers full programmability and learning. Disc...
    This item has been hidden
  • Popular uploads Play all

    • Hacked portal gun actually levitates a companion cube - Duration: 103 seconds.

      • 4 years ago
      hackaday hacks a prop portal gun to actually levitate a companion cube.

      I was out to lunch with a couple friends, brainstorming ideas for fun projects when one of them says...
    • DIY high voltage Thor's Hammer: Mjolnir at 80,000 volts - Duration: 114 seconds.

      • 3 years ago
      I wanted Thor's hammer (Mjolnir), but I wasn't going to accept any old boring plastic prop. I needed something with a little more POP.

      I worked with Staci Elaan to build this hammer that has a so...
    • Top 10 real hacking videos - Duration: 5 minutes, 17 seconds.

      • 3 years ago
      Say goodbye to the rest of your day. Here are the top 10 best videos about real hacking. We've already covered the absolute worst that hollywood has to offer, twice. Then, we did the best that holl...
    • Top 10 Movie Hack fails - Duration: 6 minutes, 24 seconds.

      • 3 years ago
      Check out part 2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EMCs8HSWoyQ

      The movie industry is nearly incapable of portraying hacking realistically. Here's our top 10 hacking fails in movies.

      Music by Kev...
    • Home made 6 foot tall, fire breathing piranha plant from Super Mario Brothers - Duration: 2 minutes, 3 seconds.

      • 3 years ago
      I always thought it would be cool to build a giant fire breathing piranha plant. I never really came up with an excuse to do it though. Eventually, I just decided I didn't really need an excuse, an...
    • 1-Pixel Pac-Man - Duration: 3 minutes, 49 seconds.

      • 1 year ago
      What can you do with just 32x32 pixels? Why not write your own version of Pac-Man? The logic of the original coin-op game divided the board up into tiles that were 28x31 which works perfectly on th...
    • real life Bugzapping light saber - Duration: 4 minutes, 11 seconds.

      • 4 years ago
      Bug zapping light saber hack. Music by Kevin MacLeod
    • DIYDTG - Duration: 74 seconds.

      • 6 years ago
      HackaDay Direct To Garment printer. The orange was a test print, as you can see if your platen isn't 100% flat and level relative to the head, you'll get some smudging and general print errors. The...
    • Top 10 best hacks - Duration: 4 minutes, 53 seconds.

      • 3 years ago
      Geeking out and complaining about inaccuracies is fun. But it is like junk food. Too much is bad for your health. We've done the Top 10 worst portrayals of hacking in movies/TV as well as a Part 2 ...
    • Rewinding a DC motor - Duration: 16 minutes.

      • 5 years ago
      n this Hackaday.com original video, [Jack] points out the various parts of a DC motor and then explains how you can modify its torque/speed profile by rewinding it.

      Like us: http://www.faceboo...
    • First 3d printed gun timelapse - Duration: 3 minutes, 53 seconds.

      • 3 years ago
      Read the entire article with detailed pictures here: http://hackaday.com/2013/05/16/timelapse-of-the-3d-printe...

      Once the DoD requested the 3d printed gun files be removed from th...
    • Wrist Mounted Flamethrower - Duration: 2 minutes, 10 seconds.

      • 2 years ago
      [Stephen] shows off his totally-not-a-ripoff of something from a comic book at Maker Faire. Read the post: http://wp.me/pk3lN-yGf
    This item has been hidden
  • This item has been hidden
to add this to Watch Later

Add to

Loading playlists...