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Christopher Jacob
2005-03-11, 11:02
Dude, that's awesome!!! Although I can't read the language... Is it actually
for sale, or just a joke? I can think of a _bunch" of applications for a
switch set up like that!!!

~c

> -----Original Message-----
> From: discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com [mailto:discuss-
> bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com] On Behalf Of Jack Coates
> Sent: Friday, March 11, 2005 12:20 PM
> To: Slim Devices Discussion
> Subject: [slim] Snooze!
>
> Marc Sherman wrote:
> > Ben Gladstone wrote:
> >
> >> how about: for an hour after an alarm a short hit on the red remote
> >> button = snooze 10 mins?
> >
> >
> > I guess I wasn't clear in my first mail. A remote control isn't really
> > an acceptable physical interface for a snooze button. You have to find
> > it (it's small, and tends to fall between the pillows if you were
> > listening to music as you fell asleep the night before), you have to
> > point it in the right direction, and you have to find the tiny little
> > button with your thumb, all while half asleep.
> >
> > What I want to do is a _hardware_ hack to wire up a nice big button to
> > sit beside the squeezebox. Like maybe one of these:
> >
> > http://www.adinstruments.com/products/product.php?id=MLA91
> >
> > - Marc
>
> easier it is to work, more likely you are to ignore it. Now that's a
> snooze button:
> http://tenant.depart.livedoor.com/t/livedoorshop/item_detail?id=346274
>
> I don't know what sort of command set the geek connector gives you, but
> soldering a big button to it is probably the best way to go at this.
>
> --
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>

Daryle A. Tilroe
2005-03-11, 14:29
Christopher Jacob wrote:

> Dude, that's awesome!!! Although I can't read the language... Is it actually
> for sale, or just a joke? I can think of a _bunch" of applications for a
> switch set up like that!!!
>
>>
>>Marc Sherman wrote:
>>
>>easier it is to work, more likely you are to ignore it. Now that's a
>>snooze button:
>>http://tenant.depart.livedoor.com/t/livedoorshop/item_detail?id=346274

I don't even have an application and I want a switch like that!
:D

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Daryle A. Tilroe