Bangalore , 29th November to 1st December 2012


29th November to 1st December 2012 10:00 am - 08:30 pm



NIMHANS Convention Center
Marigowda Road
Near Dairy Circle
Bangalore, India
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November 29, 2012, 2:00 pm

Writing a Sensor Driver for the Wii Remote Accelerometer for Windows


This talk is a brief walk-through of a "hack" I did trying to make the accelerometer built into the Wii Remote work with the Sensor & Location Platform on Windows. The talk, apart from demonstrating the use of the accelerometer as a form of input for apps on Windows, will also show what it takes to integrate a piece of hardware such as the Wii Remote with the user mode device driver interface that Windows supports for sensor devices. The source and a write up I did about the hack is available here:

Hall: Hall 2 [220] Track: Robotics Type: Talk