A “firefighting” robot which uses the Wiimote as the controller talking to a desktop Linux machine over Bluetooth.

Wiimote controlled firefighting robot – Link


  • Wiimote as car accelerometer – Link
  • Wii Loop Machine – Wiimote Beats – Link
  • Wiimote controlled robot arm – Link
Gareth Branwyn

Gareth Branwyn

Gareth Branwyn is a freelance writer and the former Editorial Director of Maker Media. He is the author or editor of over a dozen books on technology, DIY, and geek culture. He is currently a contributor to Boing Boing, Wink Books, and Wink Fun. And he has a new best-of writing collection and “lazy person’s memoir,” called Borg Like Me.