Category Archives: PC Connect

Wiimote AirDeck Virtual Theremin

If you are into music and like to hack your Wii have a look at this Wiimote AirDeck Virtual Theremin project. It allows you to get your DJ on and bust out some tunes. Link “Here is some video I … Continue reading

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Wiimote Tennis Serve Trainer

Here is another example of where the inexpensive Wiimote controller with all of its built in sensors nicely adapts itself to an other application. In this case the wiimote is used to determine how good a tennis serve is! “Well … Continue reading

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Connect Wii Balance Board to Linux

Matt Cutts has developed a python program that allows a Linux computer to connect to a Wii Balance Board via blue tooth and display the results graphically in real time. Link “Each sensor returns 2 bytes of data and also … Continue reading

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Webcam controlled by Wiimote Accelerometer

Here is a cool way to control your Webcam! With a flick of your wrist this camera is moved to the location you want. If you want more have a look at this other project that does something similar. Link … Continue reading

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Stereo 3D Head Tracking using the Wiimote

We have see the cool head tracking using the wiimote that Johnny Lee designed. Mediacreator has taken that lead and took it farther. Now with either a stereo TV or some 3D glasses you can see the actual depth of … Continue reading

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Segwii – Robot controlled by Wiimote

What better way to drive your self balancing robot than a Wiimote. That is what Ara Kourchians decided to do. See the video below for a demonstration of the self balancing aspect however it unfortunately doesn’t show the Wii remote … Continue reading

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Neuros Set Top Box adds Wiimote support

The Neuros system now has Wiimote support! Have a look at it in action after the jump. “As most of you know, the LINK started out life as what we call a “TVPC,” namely a disc-less, quiet computer that’s configured … Continue reading

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Wii Balance Board Labyrinth Game

Here is a cool use for the Wii Balance Board. In this application it controls the labyrinth just like you could do with a joystick. Video after the break. Link “Currently the game is using two servos and an Arduino … Continue reading

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Wii Drum High

This cool hack allows you to enhance the function of your Wii by playing the drums on it! The Wiimote accelerometers are used to read in the user gestures and turn it into music. Link “Wii Drum High integrates all … Continue reading

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WowWee Rovio controlled by a Wiimote

The WowWee Rovio is a cool robotic platform that can be controlled using a Wii Remote. Have a look at Robodance for more details.

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