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Wii MotionPlus Gyro to Microchip PIC

Sometimes the most mundane products have surprisingly sophisticated internals. What’s in a game controller? If it is a Wii remote, you’ll find a lot inside–an IR sensor, Bluetooth, an accelerometer, and EEPROM. 211 more words


Game Payload #1

This is going to be the start of some pickup, haul, loot, booty, grabs, digs and what other word you use to buying things that you really don’t need. 545 more words

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Report: The next Apple TV would be focused on motion-controlled gaming

An Apple TV. It is the white whale of the technology industry. Although every other day we hear rumors about Apple building  a TV, but these never materialize. 146 more words

Rumour Roundup

Video Game Archaeology Blog #1

If I had access to a time machine I would go back to 1995 and tell my 11 year old self to keep that Sega Master System and Sega Mega Drive as well as the large collection of games I had at the time for despite the excitement of the new Sony Playstation coming down the line I would one day turn 30 and start yearning for the golden age of video games again. 1,252 more words


China Has Just Lifted Their Longtime Ban On Foreign Video Game Consoles

Back in 2000, China put a ban on all video game console sales and it looks like the 15-year ban is finally being lifted. The country… 138 more words


Please Understand: Why the loss of Nintendo President Satoru Iwata is so important

To understand how important President Satoru Iwata was to Nintendo, you have to understand the man he wasn’t.

Iwata took over Nintendo from Hiroshi Yamauchi… 880 more words

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