Category Archives: Video

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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WODE – Wii Optical Disc Emulator

This WODE module opens your Wii console to expand its possibilities. The module doesn’t need to be soldered in place, all you need to do is plug it in where the DVD-ROM drive normally plugs into. “Features: • Play Wii … Continue reading

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Wiimote and iPhone

What happens when you smash two cool technologies together? Watch the video and see. The Wiimote has some very accurate accelerometers and the iPhone is a flexible platform which allows for this cool visualization. I can imagine a box with … Continue reading

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Wiimote Controlled 15 Ton Robot Arms

This application is probably not what Nintendo was thinking when they created the Wiimote. Who would have thought that a Wiimote would ever control a 15 Ton Robot Arm! Via

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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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Wii NxtBalance Robot Rolling

Have a look at this Wii NxtBalance Robot Rolling around. Looks like the Wiimote was made for this use! Link Via “What you need: * lego NXT with OSEK firmware and the NXTway-gs program loaded * a wiimote of course … Continue reading

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Wii Earth – Homebrew Program

Wii Earth allows you to browse the earth in great detail from the comfort of your Wii with your Wiimote. The results are just like Google Maps.

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Hexapod is controlled by Wiimote

When you add a wiimote to a cool hexapod robot the results are great (if not a bit creepy). Link Via

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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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Wiimote Controlled Coil Gun

If you need a way to protect your cubicle at work this Wiimote Controlled Coil Gun should fit the bill. Video after the jump. “In this setup I use a python script and MoteDaemeon to bring the events into my … Continue reading

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