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    Desktop VR Displays using the WiiRemote

    There could be some awesome educational applications built upon this:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jd3-eiid-Uw

    edit: I just found this guys site, he'd already made aLow-Cost Multi-point Interactive Whiteboards Using the Wiimote
    http://www.cs.cmu.edu/~johnny/projects/wii/
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    Quote Originally Posted by CyberNerd View Post
    Low-Cost Multi-point Interactive Whiteboards Using the Wiimote
    Saw this the other week, defiantly way cool. However, it strikes me that all you actually need is a infrared camera, that's all the Wiimote is. I've just found instructions on how to convert a standard USB webcam to infrared, might give that a go.

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    I grabbed my Wiimote and retro-fitted an LED Torch (maplins, £3.50 lol) with an IR LED.

    Works pretty damn well actually, turned my TV into an IWB for less than £10, including the bus home from town too!


    OK the accuracy is nowhere near an IWB, but then thats to be expected.
    for the home user, getting a decent IR-torch-pen thing and getting the Wiimote set up in a decent place would be more than sufficient.

    I shall be investing in a better torch very soon!

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    the helpdesk is set to auto reply, my phone is off the hook, i'm not leaving the office tomorow untill i have that set up!

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    Wow, I have got to give this a roll at home! Is it hard to set up?

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