Mad scientist builds intricate electromagnetic crane to retrieve a lost AirPod


Apple aficionados who’ve had the misfortune to lose one of their already pricey AirPods know how painful it is to shell out $ 69 for a single measly earbud. But there might be cheaper ways to retrieve a missing unit. So when recreational inventor Tyler Efird accidentally dropped one of his precious AirPods at the bottom of a 10-foot shaft below his window, he knew the fastest way to restore the full set might be to whip up his own DIY apparatus to retrieve the missing earbud. And so he did. In a matter of hours, Efird was able to devise an improvised…

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