Submitted by nestorb on Mon, 2006-12-11 16:28.
Homebrew peripheral grants DS gyroscopic technology. DSpassMe has apparently started taking pre-orders for a DS motion card that includes a "3-axis accelerometer and a single-axis gyroscope." The device is scheduled to ship around January 1st of next year.
Submitted by nestorb on Wed, 2006-12-06 09:11.
Once clipped to a skier's leg, boot or chest, its small radar sensor bounces radio signals off the snow to calculate speed and distance, then transmits the information by a coded wireless signal to a wristwatch receiver, which can store up to a week's worth of data.