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If Red Bull doesn't actually give you wings, maybe this guy can.
Dutch mechanical engineer Jarno Smeets recently posted a video of his first successful flight with his homemade bird wings. Smeet's efforts take cloud computing to a (literally) whole new level, as the wings rely on an Android-powered HTC Wildfire S smartphone to process arm acceleration and compute the motor output.
The phone is connected to a microcontroller that is, in turn, connected to a Nintendo
Wii Remote to measure acceleration and other flight parameters.
Read all about it here