Tag: control

Episode 2 of the phenomenal Phreaked Out series. This one talks about how a dedicated hacker could potentially take control of your car and shut it off and even make it do weird things. The first episode talked about hacking into traffic control systems.

A neat idea, especially since you can use it the other way around too to remotely control the shutter on your iPhone. It does a lot of other stuff other than triggering your DSLR, like setting time-lapses and acting as a security device for you and your camera. Cool. Check it out here.

Ever sit in a BMW and think, man, this car is really nice. A good part of that is because BMW hires people to measure and refine the feel of every single surface and button in the car. It isn’t good enough that the button is placed in a convenient location to the driver and […]