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The Galaxy S4 Is Also A Universal Remote Control For Your TV

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Here's a neat feature that didn't get much attention during Samsung's Galaxy S4 unveiling yesterday.  The new smartphone has a built-in infrared sensor, meaning it can communicate with any TV and act as a remote control. It works on any TV too, not just ones made by Samsung. The GS4...
The Galaxy S4 Is Also A Universal Remote Control For Your TV

Verizon survey reveals FiOS Companion Android tablet, aka the Motorola Corvair

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While it hasn't actually started to roll out yet, one of our readers sent in pics of a Verizon FiOS survey gauging reactions to a new device that "may be available in the future" as the FiOS Companion tablet. As described in the survey, it's a WiFi-connected Android slate...
Verizon survey reveals FiOS Companion Android tablet, aka the Motorola Corvair

AT&T confirms May 10 launch for LG Optimus G Pro, preorders begin May 3 for $199

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Today AT&T made things official for the upcoming US release of the LG Optimus G Pro, confirming that preorders for the device will begin this Friday on May 3rd. The device will officially become available on May 10 and, as expected, will sell for $199.99 on the usual two...
AT&T confirms May 10 launch for LG Optimus G Pro, preorders begin May 3 for $199
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Lumigon's T2 smartphone wants to control your TV, obey your commands

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Ever notice how often you lose your TV remote, but how rarely lose track of that social lifeline you call a smartphone? So did the folks at Denmark-based Lumigon, that's why they've put their Scandinavian heads together to build the Lumigon T2, a Android 4.0 smartphone that's also a...
Lumigon's T2 smartphone wants to control your TV, obey your commands

Apple Patents Hint of iPhone Equipped with NFC

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Near Field Communication technology could enable a future iPhone to act as a Universal Remote Control for cameras, game consoles, thermostats, and more....
Apple Patents Hint of iPhone Equipped with NFC
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Ask Engadget: best universal remote?

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We know you've got questions, and if you're brave enough to ask the world for answers, then here's the outlet to do so. This week's Ask Engadget inquiry is from Marc and Jack, who are going ocean-mad with all of their remote controls. If you're looking to ask one...
Ask Engadget: best universal remote?

Sony Xperia Tablet S Aims to be Your Living-Room Companion

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According to a recent survey by Gartner Inc., most consumers are using their tablets at home, in the living room, using them to check email and social networks, read the news and play games. Now Sony wants your tablet to control your home entertainment system. Enter the new Sony Xperia...
Sony Xperia Tablet S Aims to be Your Living-Room Companion

ThinkFlood closes shop, brings RedEye universal remote down with it

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Fans of ThinkFlood might want to shed a few tears today, as the company has just announced it's closing its doors. As a reminder, ThinkFlood was responsible for the RedEye universal remote control system that allowed any smartphone or web-connected device to control everything from a home theatre to...
ThinkFlood closes shop, brings RedEye universal remote down with it

Samsung unveils new remote with Siri-like voice controls and touch support

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Samsung has developed a new universal remote control for its televisions and home theater accessories that ditches dozens of buttons in favor of Siri-like voice command support and a touch pad. As Apple reportedly readies an assault on the TV industry, established vendors such as Sony, LG and Samsung...
Samsung unveils new remote with Siri-like voice controls and touch support

E3 2012: Wii U GamePad revealed by Nintendo

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The Wii U tablet controller gets a new name, plus Nintendo unveils its new Miiverse social networkNintendo has officially revealed the final controller design for its forthcoming Wii U console. Named the GamePad, the tablet-style pad features two freshly added analogue sticks at each side of the 6.2-inch touchscreen as...
E3 2012: Wii U GamePad revealed by Nintendo

10 Things We Learned From Steve Wozniak's Q&A At Gizmodo (AAPL)

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Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak took some time to answer reader questions over at Gizmodo earlier today. As one of the most important people in the development of the personal computer, he has a lot of smart opinions and ideas. But it's not all serious with Wozniak -- he's a prankster...
10 Things We Learned From Steve Wozniak's Q&A At Gizmodo (AAPL)

Wii U takes it's first bow at E3 2012

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The Wii U tablet controller gets a new name, and Nintendo unveils the Wii U pro controller and its new Miiverse social networkNintendo has officially revealed the final controller design for its forthcoming Wii U console. Named the GamePad, the tablet-style pad features two freshly added analogue sticks at each...
Wii U takes it's first bow at E3 2012

Dijit Remote gets updated with support for iOS 6, NextGuide integration, and "record to DVR" option

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Dijit Remote, the mobile application that allows users to control all their multimedia devices, has released an update that includes support for iOS 6, integration with its NextGuide TV application, and the ability to choose the “record to DVR” option. Practically anyone who owns a television will find that they...
Dijit Remote gets updated with support for iOS 6, NextGuide integration, and "record to DVR" option

Samsung unveils TV Discovery for finding and watching video content

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Mobile World Congress is just a few days away, but that hasn't stopped Samsung from pulling back the curtain on TV Discovery: a new service that lets users search for and watch live TV, on-demand video and even online content from outfits such as YouTube. The platform, which will...
Samsung unveils TV Discovery for finding and watching video content
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Logitech Harmony Ultimate Hub, turns smartphones into remotes

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Logitech has taken the wraps of its new Harmony Ultimate Hub, dropping the remote control, a smartphone into a full universal remote control. According to the company, the device works by turning Wi-Fi and Bluetooth signals from a smartphone into commands that control a wide range of home entertainment devices....
Logitech Harmony Ultimate Hub, turns smartphones into remotes

iPhone Universal Remote Control

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iPhone Universal Remote Control

Sony adds ICS-powered Xperia T, Xperia V and Xperia J smartphones and Xperia Tablet S to its lineup [Photos]

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Sony Mobile Communications just unveiled a new range of Xperia smartphones and its first Xperia tablet at IFA in Berlin. “This year’s IFA marks an important milestone for Sony and Sony Mobile Communications. Xperia smartphones are at the heart of Sony’s mobile strategy of delivering a consistent user experience across devices, enabling...
Sony adds ICS-powered Xperia T, Xperia V and Xperia J smartphones and Xperia Tablet S to its lineup [Photos]

VooMoteZapper universal remote control for iOS devices hits online Apple Store

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VooMoteZapper, a universal remote control for your iOS devices created by a company called Zero1.tv, is now available at the online Apple Store. The app-enabled accessory does away with multiple remote control apps for individual consumer electronics products, replacing them with a single software solution for home device management. The size of...
VooMoteZapper universal remote control for iOS devices hits online Apple Store
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