Nintendo Wiimote Controls i-SOBOT Robot

A free software program lets you control an i-SOBOT humanoid robot using the Nintendo Wii controller and Nunchuk attachment. Observe the procedure in the video below.


(Nintendo Wiimote controls i-SOBOT robot video)

For me, the coolest thing about it is that your child (or your inner child!) can get right at it, controlling the robot and getting it to perform complex actions with simple, intuitive hand and arm movements. One of the most frustrating problems with consumer toy bots like Robosapien is that it takes time to program it, or to learn how to use the remote.

Find out more at Robodance; via Robots.net.

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