Wiimote + MacBook Pro + Dome

Paul Bourke and a few of his colleagues from the University of Western Australia have recently developed an immersive 3D environment using a SXGA+ projector, a Dome, a MacBook Pro, and finally, a Wiimote. Check it out:

The exercise illustrated here was to evaluate the potential of the Wii as a low cost wireless 3D interface device that could be used for interaction within an immersive environment. The software being interfaced was all local so there was maximal flexibility to add direct Wii/Bluetooth functionality into the application code.


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