19 Mar '14, 3pm

I have just posted to #Kinja "$3.50 to have the rumbles removed!

Apart from looking wicked, anything else to note? Well, it turns out that chrome is a fingerprint magnet so does require an occasional rub down to keep it looking tip top. Comparing to my existing controller, the cut of the shell component is not as smooth as an official controller. It is hardly noticeable and after a while you cannot notice, but you can tell when you look closely. I think this is a perfectly good trade off for a good value original accessory. Also, the first time I played with the controller, the right trigger got stuck and did not spring back fast enough. To sort this I had to dismantle the controller again to see what was causing the problem. The problem was one of the new triggers was suffering from friction where it attached to the internal trigger arm. I sorted this by removing about 1mm from the part of the trigger that connects to the arm - sorted.

Full article: http://hackerspace.lifehacker.com/3-50-to-have-the-rumble...

Tweets

I have just posted to #Kinja "No worries.

hackerspace.lifehacker.com 18 Mar '14, 9pm

Apart from looking wicked, anything else to note? Well, it turns out that chrome is a fingerprint magnet so does require a...

I have just posted to #Kinja "Not sure about th...

hackerspace.lifehacker.com 19 Mar '14, 12pm

Apart from looking wicked, anything else to note? Well, it turns out that chrome is a fingerprint magnet so does require a...

I have just posted to #Kinja "You don't think t...

hackerspace.lifehacker.com 18 Mar '14, 10am

Apart from looking wicked, anything else to note? Well, it turns out that chrome is a fingerprint magnet so does require a...

Dadhacker - Getting Creative With Controllers: ...

hackerspace.lifehacker.com 17 Mar '14, 10am

Apart from looking wicked, anything else to note? Well, it turns out that chrome is a fingerprint magnet so does require a...

Wait, Why Are We Getting Mad Over Kicks On Puddles Again?

Wait, Why Are We Getting Mad Over Kicks On Pudd...

kicksonfire.com 17 Mar '14, 7pm

If you thought this pic by @thatshoegirlkaty08 was offensive, you should see this video . Warning: not for the faint of sn...

I have just posted to #Kinja "Thanks Edward - t...

hackerspace.lifehacker.com 18 Mar '14, 2am

The Acer C720 Is The Best Chromebook (for now). Cast Store is a Directory for Chromecast-Compatible Apps 'Ello, It's the M...

I have just posted to #Kinja "Me and the wife a...

hackerspace.lifehacker.com 18 Mar '14, 2am

The Acer C720 Is The Best Chromebook (for now). Cast Store is a Directory for Chromecast-Compatible Apps 'Ello, It's the M...

I have just posted to #Kinja "i have a quick qu...

hackerspace.lifehacker.com 17 Mar '14, 3pm

'Ello, It's the Monday Open Thread! Dadhacker - Getting Creative With Controllers Come ooonnn!! It's time for the friday o...

New post: MRRF: ARM-Based CNC Controllers

New post: MRRF: ARM-Based CNC Controllers

hackaday.com 17 Mar '14, 11am

8-bit microcontrollers are the standard for RepRap electronics, but eventually something better must come along. There has...

Following without getting suspended on Twitter:...

blackhatworld.com 16 Mar '14, 1am

I do usually mass unfollow every day or every other, but only the folks that don't follow back. Someone told me you could ...

Google Penalty just disappeared!

forums.seochat.com 15 Mar '14, 9pm

Google Penalty just disappeared! Hi All, I have just logged into my WMT area to have a good look around and noticed that m...

Creative Cuffs On Jeans To Match Your Sneaker Heat

Creative Cuffs On Jeans To Match Your Sneaker Heat

theshoegame.com 17 Mar '14, 3pm

In a day and age where everyone virtually has the same exact sneakers or it seems so because of Instagram, you have to loo...

Dadhacker - Helping You Hit the Kitchen!: Whilst I pride myself as being a hands on dad (outside of office hou...

Dadhacker - Helping You Hit the Kitchen!: Whils...

hackerspace.lifehacker.com 10 Mar '14, 11am

Whilst I pride myself as being a hands on dad (outside of office hours that is), achieving anything particularly spectacul...