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Tag: Controller

XCM XFPS Commando PRO Keyboard and Mouse for Serious Console FPS Fragfests

XCM XFPS Commando PRO Keyboard and Mouse for Serious Console FPS Fragfests
While most of us have managed to make the adjustment from keyboard and mouse to dual-analog joysticks to play FPSes on our consoles, there’s still nothing quite as accurate the keyboard/mouse combo. This new system from XCM hopes to even improve upon that.

Five Finger Input Device: New Bland of Welfare Equipment

Five Finger Input Device: New Bland of Welfare Equipment
The geeks at Double Research & Development have unveiled a new computer input device that is able to sense input from Sally and her four sisters. The thing looks sort of like a mouse with five finger pads attached by flat circuits.

Air Guitar Move Makes iPhone Rock

Air Guitar Move Makes iPhone Rock
I would imagine that most people out there are at least familiar with Guitar Hero and music games like it. You can get Rock Band on the iPhone for instance, but if you want something with a little more movement to it that brings the air guitar to life, the Air Guitar Move concept could be it.

Fling Mini iPhone & iPod Joysticks: Stick-on Joy for Analog Fans

Fling Mini iPhone & iPod Joysticks: Stick-on Joy for Analog Fans
Ten One Design has now released the inevitable follow-up to the Fling stick-on joystick for the iPad, the Fling Mini for the iPhone and iPod Touch. It’s almost exactly the same as its big brother, which means it has both the pros and cons of the original Fling.

NES Advantage Lamp: My Joystick Doesn’t Work!

NES Advantage Lamp: My Joystick Doesn’t Work!
For those of you who don’t recall, the NES Advantage was the big arcade joystick for the classic 8-bit Nintendo Entertainment System. For those of us who grew up in the arcades, these things were so much better than those silly little gamepads.

Bluetooth SNES Controller for Android: Gamers, Start Up Your Emulators

Bluetooth SNES Controller for Android: Gamers, Start Up Your Emulators
YouTube member richdegenhardt hacked an SNES controller so it can be used as a Bluetooth controller for any Android device, making it much easier to enter the Konami code on his Android phone. Rich can even remap the buttons to stand for any key on an Android keyboard, so it’ll work not just with NES or SNES games but also with the latest ones.

N-Control Avenger Rig for XBox 360 Controllers Gets an Upgrade

N-Control Avenger Rig for XBox 360 Controllers Gets an Upgrade
N-Control has just released an updated version of their Avenger, an insane-looking Xbox 360 controller rig. Why would you need it? It’s supposed to make gaming a lot easier thanks to its special button extenders.

Wii 2 Controller to Have 6.2-inch Touchscreen?

Wii 2 Controller to Have 6.2-inch Touchscreen?
Rumors are flying that a new console from Nintendo will ship in the fall. According to various sources, Wii 2, Wii HD or “Project Cafe” as it’s known by insiders, will have one incredible controller/remote. While I don’t know how accurate this IGN mockup is, the idea of a 6.2-inch diagonal touchscreen with 8 buttons is certainly intriguing.

Xbox 360 Bullet Buttons: Gun Controller, Literally.

Xbox 360 Bullet Buttons: Gun Controller, Literally.
Want to make your Xbox 360 controller a little more bad-ass? How about replace the buttons with bullets? It turns out there are DIY kits available out there which let you do just that.

Chocolate Dual-Shock Controller Comes with Grand Theft Chocolate Game Disc

Chocolate Dual-Shock Controller Comes with Grand Theft Chocolate Game Disc
I love when an item I discover combines two of my favorite things, and this PS2/PS3 controller made out of chocolate satisfies those requirements perfectly. Michelle’s This and That is making these chocolate bars in the shape of a Dual-Shock controller, in either milk or dark chocolate.

Void Mouse: Stripped Down to the Bare Essentials

Void Mouse: Stripped Down to the Bare Essentials
If you love Microsoft’s Arc Mouse, then this should be right up your alley. The Void Mouse was designed by Vrouyr Joubanian and he’s streamlined the input device as much as he could – resulting in the most minimal mouse we’ve ever seen.

Keyglove is a Mouse and Keyboard for One Hand

Keyglove is a Mouse and Keyboard for One Hand
There are lots of reasons that a person might need to control their computer with one hand, and not all of them have to do with self-gratification. Being able to control a computer with one hand is a great thing in a small workspace or if you are standing up and need to hold a notebook or tablet.

Paranga Simulates Page Flipping for E-Book Readers

Paranga Simulates Page Flipping for E-Book Readers
If there’s one complaint that people have about E-book readers (besides the fact that they’re not flexible yet), it’s that they don’t really replicate the feel of a real book. A team of researchers in Japan aims to change that, by creating a tactile feedback mechanism for digital books.

RoboTouch Hack Controls iPad Via NES Controller, Adds Squeaky Button Feedback

RoboTouch Hack Controls iPad Via NES Controller, Adds Squeaky Button Feedback
YouTube user ProtoDojo wanted a more precise way of controlling his favorite iPad game Reckless Racing. Fortunately for him, he has the modding chops to actually do something about it. So he came up with RoboTouch, which now allows him to play games on the iPad using a NES controller.

Video Game Controller Alarm Clocks: Get Your Time On

Video Game Controller Alarm Clocks: Get Your Time On
I just knew that controller evolution chart was missing some species. Thanks to artist Roger Ibars, my suspicions have been confirmed. His “Hard-wired devices” collection consists of 100 video game controllers, starting from the Atari 2600 Joystick and ending with a Guitar Hero guitar peripheral.

A Pair of Xbox 360 Joysticks, Literally.

A Pair of Xbox 360 Joysticks, Literally.
Joystick maker Morris Umali recently set out to make some Xbox 360 arcade controllers, and what he ended up with was a pair of Xbox 360 arcade controllers…