Adding a Built-in Sensor Bar to a TV

I was thinking about moving my Wii, and relocating it to a more conspicuous place. I was annoyed at my sensor bar getting in the way: I knew that the sensor bar was just 2 IR LEDs. So why not just build those LEDs right into the TV? One less cord to lay around. Lets open it up! I used the given board that had 2 White LEDs that lit up the Westinghouse Logo.

Computer Assisted Jenga with the Wii Balance Board and Linux

I like to think about how games work, in the case of Jenga, it is just physics! But don’t you wish you could peel back reality and see what is happening with the physics from the inside? Well now you can, with the help of a Wii Balance Board. For the setup you need these ingredients: Wii Balance Board Computer with Bluetooth Linux, preferably Ubuntu Jenga Set, alternatively “Tension Tower“