Tag: Wiimote

  • Johnny Lee’s Wii remote hacks

    Remember Johnny Lee? Maybe not by name but by the hacks for the Wiimote, which allowed the $40 Wiimote to be used as an interactive whiteboard interface or something to follow the movements of your head inside a 3D interface. The above video shows Lee at the TED (Technology Entertainment Design) annual meeting where people…

  • Wiimote Guns from CTA Digital

    Wiimote Guns from CTA Digital

    What make playing Wii fun is the fact that the actions involved while playing the game are pretty realistic. Like in car racing, when you add the wheel to the Wiimote, it makes you feel like you are really cruising the highways. For you to enjoy the games where firing a gun is involved, Brooklyn-based…

  • Wiimote 8-in-1 weapon kit is awesome

    Wiimote 8-in-1 weapon kit is awesome

    When I added the wheel to my Wiimote, I was transformed to a race-car driver, so I can imagine what an awesome Samurai I will turn into if I add the8-in-1 weapon kit to my armory. Dragon Electronics is out with an 8-in-1 weapon kit that includes a pair of daggers, an axe, and a…

  • Wiimote rebuilt for multi-point interactive whiteboard

    Wiimote rebuilt for multi-point interactive whiteboard

    Johnny Chung Lee’s claim to fame has been the Wiimote finger-tracking hack; this time around he is making waves by modding the Wiimote to a makeshift multi-point interactive with the whiteboard. Stuff involved in the mod-up includes an IR-emitting pen, which the Wiimote tracks while relaying all the necessary information back to a PC. As…

  • Wiimote Cabinet is so cool

    Wiimote Cabinet is so cool

    Gamers are a different tribe, if they aren’t busy crafting PlayStation pendants; they involve parents into building Wiimote cabinets for themselves! Go Nintendo reader Craig is one such gamer who got his dada to build a Wiimote cabinet for him. Hopefully daddy-dear won’t have to keep telling Craig to clean up his room every now…

  • Free Wii Remote Jacket from Nintendo keeps the Wiimote sticky

    Free Wii Remote Jacket from Nintendo keeps the Wiimote sticky

    Putting an end to class action suits thanks to flying Wiimotes, NIntendo will be shipping new Wii’s with the new Remote Jacket. The sticky wrap combined with the strap ensures the Wiimote wont crash into your LCD. Best of all its free just call 1-866-431-8367 or visit this link to get yours.

  • Wiimote used to measure g-forces, acceleration

    Wiimote used to measure g-forces, acceleration

    When Kevin Lee used the Wiimote to conduct some pendulum experiments in his physics class he hit upon the idea to use its to built in 3-axis accelerometers to measure g-forces and acceleration. In essence Kevin has figure a way of measuring your car’s performance using the Wiimote. As a forum user at VW Vortex,…