remotes

Touch-Sensitive Buttons Will Let New TV Remotes Recognise Gestures

Touch-Sensitive Buttons Will Let New TV Remotes Recognise Gestures

There’s all kinds of fancy touchscreen remotes available today, but when you’re absent-mindedly watching TV, physical buttons mean you don’t have to constantly look down to change the channel. That’s not to say that touchscreen capabilities like gestures aren’t handy, which is why Philips has developed a new kind of…

You’ll Never Destroy This Heavy-Duty Remote In A Post-Sports Rage

You’ll Never Destroy This Heavy-Duty Remote In A Post-Sports Rage

Is there anything more infuriating than watching your favourite team lose while you’ve spent the past two hours shouting fantastic coaching advice at the screen? Taking your frustration out on your TV’s remote can help, particularly if it’s able to shrug off the abuse like this impressive heavy duty alternative…

An Infrared TV Which Uses Remote Controls As Pixels

An Infrared TV Which Uses Remote Controls As Pixels

Forget 4K displays. Artist Chris Shen has different ideas about how a TV should look — so he built a display from 625 linked remote controls to produce images using their infrared bulbs.