Latest Universal remote Stories

2011-01-05 13:15:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Griffin Technology, maker of innovations for everyday life, has partnered with software developer Dijit to turn your favorite iOS or smartphone device into a Universal Remote Control. Beacon allows fingertip control of your entire entertainment system, thanks to hardware and app integration from Griffin and Dijit. The system will be available for demonstration during CES, beginning January 6th, in the Griffin booth, iLounge Pavilion -- North...

2010-11-10 07:00:00

CHICAGO and WALTHAM, Mass., Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune Media Services (TMS), the leading provider of entertainment information, and ThinkFlood, maker of RedEye remotes for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch, announced a data licensing agreement that brings a free, integrated TV program guide to life for RedEye users. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101110/CG98731) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20101110/CG98731) RedEye and RedEye mini users in the U.S. and...

2010-08-19 15:16:00

CHICAGO, Aug. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- ICAP Ocean Tomo, the intellectual property brokerage division of ICAP plc (IAP.L), will auction off a lot comprised of three US issued patents at the upcoming Fall 2010 Live Auction in Napa, California on November 11th. The patents describe a programmable universal remote control device for displays such as televisions and computer monitors. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100614/CG20517LOGO) (Logo:...

2010-07-08 12:30:00

SIMI VALLEY, Calif., July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to increase availability and widen distribution channels, i-Got-Control (www.i-got-control.com) -- a plug-and-play accessory that turns an iPhone, iPod touch or iPad into a universal remote -- has formed a strategic partnership with nuCourse Distribution Inc. "We are excited about working with nuCourse," said Doug Schwartz, president of i-Got-it.com. "This partnership positions us strategically and allows us to expand our reach...

2010-06-08 13:30:00

SIMI VALLEY, Calif., June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time for Father's Day and graduation, i-Got-Control (www.i-got-control.com), a plug-and-play accessory that turns an iPhone, iPod touch or iPad into a universal remote, announces the release of version 1.2.1 of its iTunes app. This software update gives dads and grads what they really want -- advanced macro capability, easier programming and the ultimate control of virtually any infrared device -- TVs, stereo systems and more, anytime,...

2010-03-16 12:00:00

SIMI VALLEY, Calif., March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- i-Got-it Corp. announces the launch and immediate availability of i-Got-Control, a plug-and-play accessory that turns an iPhone, iPod touch or iPad into a universal remote, allowing the user to control virtually any infrared device -- TVs, stereo systems and more -- at home or on the go. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100316/LA71117) Boasting an industry-leading database of more than 40,000 IR codes for consumer electronic...

2009-08-17 10:16:46

CRISTAL is a project that is hoping to capture the use of two living room fixtures: the coffee table and the remote control. CRISTAL, which stands for Control of Remotely Interfaced Systems using Touch-based Actions in Living spaces, is part of a project being developed by Stacey Scott, assistant professor at the University of Waterloo in Ontario, Canada, and colleagues. CRISTAL aims to combine the plethora of remote controls used by modern media consumers with their coffee tables, making...

2008-09-08 09:00:29

Movea, Inc., the leader in motion-sensing technology for digital media, today announced the retail availability of its new Gyration Air Music Remote with MotionSense technology. The Air Music Remote offers digital media convergence enthusiasts complete control of their home theater systems, bridging the PC-to-TV gap by combining a universal remote control with the functions of a PC mouse. The new remote features a backlit LCD panel that displays music selections from Windows(R) Media Player...

2008-06-24 15:02:28

By ERIC BENDEROFF, CHICAGO TRIBUNE Sometimes you have to wonder whether adding another gadget to one's ever-expanding digital toolbox is necessary. That occurred to me as I updated my Facebook "status" with a new remote control for my TV. Yet, if there ever was a product that understands what American men want, it was in my hand: the ESPN Ultimate Remote, an all-in- one gadget that channel surfs while surfing the Web. Do I really need this? Of course not, but having a device as close as...

Latest Universal remote Reference Libraries

2010-10-07 15:50:33

A remote control is an electronic device that can operate another piece of electronic equipment wirelessly from a short line-of-sight distance. Although it goes by many names, it is most commonly called the remote. They are usually small wireless handheld objects with various buttons and settings. Most of the time, the remote contains a much larger majority of controls than the small amount of primary controls the device itself has. Remotes communicate either through infrared or radio...

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