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  • Make your own phone out of cardboard
  • Make your own phone out of cardboard
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Make your own phone out of cardboard

MIT professor David Mellis wants to bring a DIY ethic to the world of cell phones. Mellis has created the world's first DIY cellphone, and put his open-source designs online for all to use. The phone costs $200 to build, and can be made out of wood or even cardboard.



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