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DIY Arduino and Wiimote Controlled Boat!

video://www.youtube.com/watch?v=viX6kC9C0Yc

Here’s a cool DIY Arduino and Wiimote Controlled Boat all by flick of the wrist.  Now, just don’t drop that Wiimote and you will have some serious trouble getting out of the water.  (I am sure there’s a backup plan for that)

Last winter I decided version one was successful enough that I would dare to improve it. My design constraints were to extend the boats range to about 20 miles and add a second motor to balance the thrus

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Free Wii in San Fran from Comcast

Free Wii may be in the works by the cable giant, Comcast, which will be held at major cities across the country including our very own San Francisco.

Comcast will be giving away free Wiis in a new special promotion, a current employee tell us. The offer is good for new Comcast double-play subscribers signing up July 28-August 17th in select markets. Our tipster confirmed the promo will be good in Miami, San Francisco, Houston, Denver, Chicago, Philadelphia, Boston, Detroit, and some other markets too.

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DIY Wii Spray Can looks and works better than a Wii Controller!

Tired of your good ol’ Wii controller? Try making it look like a spray can.

Wiispray aims to give sprayers all the tools of a real-life spraycan with a digital extension. This neat gadget could open the concept of a digital spraycan to a wide audience. The virtual spraycan simulates real spraying characteristics and comes with a range of different caps and of course paints. Collaborative spraying on a virtual wall is planned as well.

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Wii Accessories – Wii Infrared Laser Magnum Gun!

Now, here’s a cool infrared laser magnum gun for playing shooting games on Wii.

Product Features

* Magnum Gun for Wii * Infrared Laser * Authentic Feel * Compatible with Wii Remote * Lightweight

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Improved Motion Sensing for Wii Controller with Wii MotionPlus!

Nintendo just announced their new improved motion sensing module called Wii MotionPlus that you can plug into an existing Wii controller.

Nintendo’s upcoming Wii MotionPlus accessory for the revolutionary Wii Remote controller again redefines game control, by more quickly and accurately reflecting motions in a 3-D space. The Wii MotionPlus accessory attaches to the end of the Wii Remote and, combined with the acc

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Wii Hack – Wii Nunchuck and Arduino controls 3D Studio Max!

Here’s a cool Nintendo Wii hack that controls 3D Studio Max with a Nintendo Wii Nunchuck and Arduino as controller.

A good way to control objects in 3DS is to use the track view to assign different type of controllers to th

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Wii Keyboard for Nintendo Wii!

Now, you can type on your Nintendo Wii with the Wii Keyboard.  How cool is that?

Heck, they should just stuff a whole PC in the Wii and we won’t need computers anymore.

You can pre-order a Nintendo Wii Keyboard here at Amazon.

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Lose Weight with Wii Fit!

Lol… now you can lose some serious weight with Wii Fit.

Unlike a certain other would-be success story, DeLorenzo actually managed to complete his experiment, and the results are fairly impressive. After 45 days, he managed to shed a full 15 pounds, or about 2.56 pounds a week, and he dropped his body fat % from 20.8% to 18.4%. Of course, DeLorenzo admits that doing anything involving movment an extra 60 minutes a day will result in some w

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Wii HACK – Industrial Robot with Wiimote!

video://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Y7Mr56dcQE

Remember the industrial robot that could swing that big ass arm? Well, here’s another one but is more sensitive for precise control.

This is a small presentation of a university project I have worked on for the last 6 months. Using a real-time system the orientation of the Wii Remote is polled and sent to the Stäubli TX 60 industrial robot. The concept is stolen from a game named Kororinpa but the graphics are little more

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Protect Your TV from Wii Damage with TV Armor!

Now you can protect your precious HDTV you just bought with TV Armor, a thick acrylic protection that goes over the front of your TV.  Definitely, this is what you need if you play Wii.

I have to ask though, is the image still same after putting this on?

TV Armor covers your fragile TV with a clear acrylic shield. Small felt spacers around the perimeter of the Screen Protector protects the surface of your TV and provides a cushion space for the Armor to flex and absorb the impact from flying objects. Without this cushion space, an o

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