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Posts tagged “case-modding”

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The best bonkers case mods at Computex 2018

This year’s Computex will probably be remembered for both AMD and Intel’s duelling “Mine’s got more cores than yours, pal” processor announcements and the conspicuous absence of the new Nvidia Turing GPUs. But if there’s one thing that nicely encapsulates the show as a whole, it would be the assortment of mad custom case designs on display. They’re the logical conclusion of where, judging by…

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The Story Of QuakeCon’s (Post) Secret Best Case Mod

QuakeCon is over. By now, you've probably perused several hundred thousand BYOC (Bring Your Own Computer; basically a gigantic, nonstop four-day LAN party) case mod galleries. You've seen the competition winners from every conceivable angle. You've ogled the Star Wars action figures, giant NES controllers, weathered Fallout terminals, and very uncomfortable fish alike. But come on: that's standard flashy case mod fare. This one, however,…

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The Dispenser Mod

So I wonder: when people like Bit-Tech post comprehensive instructions on how to build incredibly lavish case mods, does anyone actually go ahead and do it? Have you ever gone and modded up your case or monitor to look like something it isn't? I've got some nice stickers on mine... but that's about it. Anyway, go take a look, the next project from arch-modder Ton…

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A Living Case Mod

Biomodd is a work of installation sculpture, biology, case-modding, and game design by a chap called Angelo Vermeulen. The idea is to create an ongoing relationship between an enclosed ecosystem in the case, and the games being played on the hardware. Vermeulen explains his idea in an interview over on WMMNA: “It’s a human sized transparent structure that contains several suspended computer components and different…

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