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a wiimote to twitter thingy.

Project description

a wiimote to twitter thingy.

twiimote is a program that ‘connects your wiimote to twitter’. it’s as simple as that.


You’re gonna need some stuff in order to get twiimote up and running:

A bluetooth/adapter

A Nintendo Wiimote RVL-CNT-01 (or motionplus)

and Linux.


twiimote requires python-cwiid and python-bluez bluez & obviously pip

sudo apt-get install python-cwiid python-bluez bluez


sudo pip install twiimote

finally open the terminal and type


and press 1 & 2 when connecting to a wiimote.

keep in mind twiimote only works on linux. not mac or windows.

How to use:

When inside twiimote press these buttons to navigate.

Home = Home Timeline - press Home to exit

1 = List @Mentions

2 = List DM’s

A = ?????

B = Hashtag tracking. - press Home to exit.

Minus = Exit

Learn More

for more information on twiimote head over here.

or to the repo on github:

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