Using a real slingshot to play Angry Birds. Talk about bringing it to the real world. This slingshot controller for the game looks helluva fun. Built around an mbed microcontroller, it translates the angle of the slingshot and the force on the elastic to mouse movements.
Pinching on the sling and pulling it back is exactly how its like in the game, like dragging your mouse cursor back. The slingshot was designed to replicate a mouse, and will only work with the PC version of the game for now. Video after the break.
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Minute Earth is back with another segment this time asking the question, 'Do we have to get old and die?' Everyone knows that this is the circle of life, but it doesn't stop us to question or explore the idea of being able to live a little longer, or maybe even forever. Check out the video below: Read more