Category Archives: remote control

TriggerTrap Controls Your DSLR From Your Smartphone [Video]

If you’ve wanted to shoot gorgeous timelapse videos, or set up a spare camera as a security cam in your home, TriggerTrap is a combination mobile app and physical dongle you connect to your camera that…

Mind-controlling cockroaches

Producing micro robotics is not yet easy or cost-effective, but why do we need to when we can just control the minds of cockroaches? A team or researchers from North Carolina State University is calling this augmented Madagascar Hissing cockroach an Insect Biobot in their latest research paper (PDF). It’s not the first time the subject has come up. There have already […]

Remote control does everything

After a year of development, the OSRC is ready to hit a manufacturing plant. This transmitter (and receiver) for remote control cars, airplanes, quadcopters, and semi-autonomous drones features modular everything and allows you to transmit video from the cockpit and display it on a screen in the palm of your hands. This isn’t the first time we’ve posted […]