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Ryan Culy designed a single-handed, combination Wiimote and Nunchuck (motechuck?), making Nunchuck-enabled Wii games accessible to a friend who is missing a hand. It’s a solid concept and a nice looking custom acrylic execution. Benheck named this one his Hack Pick of the Wii-k:

The basic idea is that you strap the nunchuck to one arm and press the analog stick against your leg to use it. The C and Z buttons are ported out and attached to the side of the main Wii-mote, thus making it the main controller but with nunchuck support. I picked this project because it has a good purpose and I’ve had lots of requests for something similar, and unfortunately haven’t gotten around to doing it myself. So this proves it can be done, way to go Ryan!

Wii Controller for Single-Handed Use – [via] Link

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  1. I believe you need the latest version of Flash to see the higher-res versions and they’re encoded in H.264 (not VP6)…

    Lately YouTube has been encoding more and more videos in H.264 for use by Apple’s products. This was announced last year.

  2. Great. I can now watch a bulldog ride a skate board at slightly better quality than I could last week. And Google paid how much for this company?

  3. Thanks, i have been looking for this for a while, even doing TCP dumps from an iPod.
    Thanks again.
    Diego.

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