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[HotHardware] Stanford Engineers Mod Xbox 360 Controller To Sense Your Feelings

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You know those people who always lose at video games and scream, “This game cheats for you!”? Stanford engineers have modified an Xbox 360 controller in such a way that a game can, actually, “cheat” for a given player. Well, sort of.

The team, led by professor Gregory Kovacs and in collaboration with Texas Instruments, was looking at ways to measure physiological signals in gamers in order to dynamically adjust gameplay according to how a player is feeling about the current game.



That is one huge "mod" to have on a controller. Looks uncomfortable and kind of heavy...

SOURCE: http://hothardware.com/News/Stanford-Engineers-Mod-Xbox-360-Controller-To-Sense-Your-Feelings/
Edited by mrawesome421 - 4/9/14 at 4:15am
 
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Because it add weight does not mean its heavy, do you even lift brah ? lol
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Because it add weight does not mean its heavy, do you even lift brah ? lol

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This controller would work well for the next Super Princess Peach... If it came out on Xbox.
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you are right,This controller would work well for the next Super Princess Peach... If it came out on Xbox.thankszgjULx
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so if you suck at a game and get your poor whittle feelings hurt, the enemies' bullets turn into skittles?

yay...

w2g stanford, way to understand a learning curve...
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