The housing is a wireless Atari 2600 controller. Most of the innards were taken out and replaced with a BlueFruit EZ-Key module that takes input signals from the stock joystick and button switches and, in turn, emulates a Bluetooth keyboard signal that is understood by a PC. Most PC-based CNC Control Software’s have keyboard shortcuts for certain functions. This project takes advantage by using those available keyboard shortcuts by mapping individual pin inputs to specific keyboard key presses.
Atari Flashback 4 Wireless Classic Game Console. The Classic is Back - this time with even more great games and wireless controls! Atari Flashback 4 is the return of the ever popular Atari games inside a classic game console. Features 75 Atari games built-in that defined a generation and two wireless Atari Flashback 2600 classic joystick controllers. The Atari Flashback 4 fully supports Plug & Play on ANY TV (AV cable included) and has an AC adapter included to power the console. From Asteriods and Missile Command to Space Invaders and Yar's Revenge - the classics are all here! Product Dimensions: Weight: 41.30 oz
These boxes, called , work like a wireless Atari paddle and mouse rolled into one. Each has a rotary encoder that can also be clicked like a button. On the inside is a wireless optical mouse which controls an on-screen cursor which matches the color of the knob. In the video after the break you can see these are being used as midi controls. Each cursor can be locked onto a virtual knob, giving it a physical interface. Because there are several units being used on one machine this creates something of an abstract multi-touch system. This would make a nice interface for other applications with a plethora of settings, like .
The Classic is Back – this time with even more great games and wireless controls! Atari Flashback 6 is the return of the ever popular Atari games inside a classic game console. It features 100 Atari games built-in that defined a generation and two wireless Atari Flashback 2600 classic joystick controllers.