Why you’d want this is totally beyond me. This must be one of the most useless arduino projects I’ve seen to date. Slow down your mouse speed over time, and having a bowl turn red because you’re spending too much time on the computer? I don’t think so.
However, from a technological point of view, this student project is quite interesting.
Now someone make some epic shit using the concepts from this project.
PEO is a little energy device that limits your computer usage time to a value generated from the distance you traveled with your bicycle in advance. It raises awareness for the amount of time spent in front of computers nowadays and forces its users to seek physical exercise in compensation for their “screen hours”.
Read the article.