New Contest: Reinvented Unfashionable

There are such a lot of techniques to make issues glance superior via pulling inspiration from nice unfashionable {hardware}. And mixing nowadays’s futuristic capability with the day gone by’s traces, colours, and kitsch is the fast trail to a successful aggregate. So why now not give it a try to display us what you were given? That’s the gist of’s Reinvented Unfashionable Contest which starts presently and runs via June.

The is an overly cool Roku

This sensible TV will have to assist get you pondering in a retro-modern approach. You’d by no means realize it wasn’t inventory… except for when it begins streaming (*14*)The Falcon and the Wintry weather Soldier by means of the Roku hidden inside of. Have compatibility and end in this one is impressive and that woodgrain far flung is a work of paintings!

So what is going to or not it’s? Keurig in a 1960’s Perculator? Table lamp in a rotary phone? GHz oscilloscope the place a CRT used to reside? In all probability a Raspberry Pi computer in a 1990’s form-factor? You get to make a decision what “Unfashionable” way, simply make sure to completely sing their own praises the construct!

Digi-Key’s sponsoring this contest and there are $200 buying groceries sprees from their warehouse up for grabs for every of three most sensible winners. Make a mission web page over on and use the “Post mission to…” dropdown within the left facet bar to go into it within the Reinventing Unfashionable Contest.