Arduino-Powered Paintball Sentry Shoots With a Tweet (VIDEO)

iStrategyLabs is a digital firm that develops tools and services that foster community, online and off, for big organizations — putting out social-media marketing for GE during the 2012 Olympics, a social media-savvy concert for American Eagle, and a paintball sentry drone that fires when you tweet at it.

Huh?

OK, so that last creation doesn’t come with a major corporate sponsor, but rather is an internal project called “PaintBot” — a paintball rifle mounted on a tripod and rigged with an Arduino to fire whenever someone tweets the hashtag #ISLPaint.”

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Source: Wired Top Stories