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don’t need no stinkin’ sensor bar

[gv data=”JTGSkYRDpWY”][/gv] Yes sensor bar is simply an array of IR Leds, really easy to make but the real sensor probably communicated using bluetooth or rf with some commands of some sort. Let’s see what the future has for hacking the wii!

Yes, we don’t need a stinkin’ sensor bar, we need a complete analysis of the communication protocol of the wireless wii controller!

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DIY Video – Homemade Cathode Ray Tube

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Here’s an interesting project making a cathode ray tube from scratch. There are some interesting things you can do with it such as making a cathode ray oscilloscope.

Cool, huh?

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DIY – Message Machine for your Pets

Here’s a cool message machine you can make for your dog or cat to let him or her know “you are on the way”, “talk to me”, or “XO” (kisskiss i think).  Interesting to note that this is for a “wireless toy” midterm?  Wow, things have changed a lot since last time I was in college.  That doesn’t sound like midterm at all, looks fun! 🙂

Chatter uses the Plushie Message Framework (chat-parsing script to Arduino to wireless module) to send selected instant messages from your computer to the message pillow. Often times

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PaintBall MachineGUN!

Cool paintball machine gun! You will have harder time running away next time you are in the paintball field.

Every so I often I Google “paintball minigun“. This time it actually turned up something good. Special effects builder Rick Galinson has been working on a… wait for it… paintbal

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DIY Games – XGamestation

I’ve seen this XGamestation around for awhile, you can easily make a NES quality game to play on your TV. via make

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DIY HOWTO – PUT Wikipedia on your IPOD!

Here’s an awesome DIY HACK on howto put wikipedia on your ipod!

I’ve commented now and again that I’d be willing to pay upwards of $100 for a handheld version of Wikipedia — one that I can sync via WiFi, then take on the bus and read to my heart’s content. Unfortunately, the market doesn’t seem to be responding to my lone cry… so I wrote a Perl script that loads Wikipedia onto my iPod.

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Garrett’s DIY – Upcoming Boe-Bot Hacks – Remote Controlled Insect

Here’s a video of upcoming boe-bot hacks from Garrett using a Parallax Boe-Bot platform and CUBLOC CB220.as brain. This little creature has couple of cool looking features such as a tail, antennas, and eyes that can be remote-controlled via a regular TV remote-control. HOWTO will follow soon. In the meanwhile, you will just have to enjoy Jack

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Hack Wii

Hohoho, here’s first wii hack from instructables via Make!

Other links to cool wii stuff:

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DIY Circuit Oxygen Sensor Simulator

Here’s a cool oxygen sensor simulator via hackaday for those of you who need to build some custom control system for your turbo, nitrous, super-charged engines.  I used to have a car that I put a turbo-charger on it.  Well, I had this really crude fuel oxygen control management system using couple vacuum tubes, but this hack could be good for thos

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HOW TO – Make a DVD burner into a High-Powered laser

Here’s howto turn your DVD burner laser into a laser you can use to point at random things… (don’t point at people)

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