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Apple Notebooks Apple's notebook computers including MacBook Pro, MacBook, MacBook Air, PowerBook, and iBook.

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is there any cool apps around that use the motion sensor in the new ibooks to good effect?

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no cause the motion sensor locks your hard drive so why would you want it to do that



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Actually, the sensor can be used for other things as well (it only locks the harddrive at certain speeds)...

There is a dashboard water-level widget I heard about somewhere somewhere...
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There is a way to use it as a controller for that crappy game where you roll the ball that comes with OS X. You just tilt the laptop the directions you want it to roll.

edit: found link http://www.kernelthread.com/software...d/ams2hid.html
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Cool, someone should make a widget that when your laptop is moved shouts 'HELP I'M BEING MOVED' 'PUT ME DOWN' 'ARRRRR' 'I"M GETTING DIZZY'. Very useful. :cool:
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