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Laser DIY – How to Make a Laser Pointer Controller!

Here’s a rather interesting laser pointer project that can detect where laser is pointed on a surface and will execute a desired command that you can set.  I think this type of project can be very useful for certain applications, enjoy~~

Laserspotcam is a software I wrote to control xmms using a laser pointer by pointing defined areas on a wall.

The software monitors the wall for the presence of a small spot using a webcam. When the spot appears somew

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Pet Toy Hack – How to Make an Internet-Enabled Pet Toy!


Here’s an interesting hack concerning a device which can control lasers via the internet to keep your pet busy.

I would have to say this might be a great way to get your dog/cat’s attention while being able to see him/her in front of the webcam. (if she/he is not in sight of course)

I think this is a good idea that could be transformed into something commercial in the future for real dog/cat owners who might be at work.

So what is LaserPup? It is not a dog with a laser

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CES 2009 SwissFlash – Swiss Knife on Steroids!

Looks like the next generation swiss knife is here, a SwissFlash, equipped your typical scissor, knife, and of course, a 32GB Samsung flash drive coupled with fingerprint sensor too.

I’d say this is the swiss knife on steroids.  It should be available at Victorinox soon.

But it’s also designed to serve as a handy presentation remote, since it comes with bluetooth and a set of emulated left and right mouse buttons. So the knife you probably already carry in your pock

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Collection of Laser Pointer HOWTOs and DIYs!

Collection of Laser Pointer HOWTOs and DIYs!

Here’s a great collection of Laser Pointer HOWTOs and DIYs over at HackNMod.


Cool HIGH power Green Laser Pointers!

Check out these really cool high power green laser pointers. Although the cost of each is like couple bills, they can do wonders for your next light saber project. Thanks Smitty for the info! Will dragonlasers send us a sample so we can build a light saber? :] Smitty says, ” Been checking out laser pointer websites so i can buy my first pointer and found www.dragonlasers.com They look the same as wicked’s but the prices are MUCH lower. All i need now is my dads credit card lol

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HACK – Laser Pointer Control

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Wow, here’s some really cool laser pointer control. Sorta like your PDA device except you can point it anywhere with your laser pointer.

After I linked his basic laser pointer webcam interface the other day, [mnt] sent me this excellent demo of his gesture based laser po

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