Universal Remote Control's MX-980 Has Custom Graphics, 320x240 Screen, Big Price

The latest in Universal Remote Control's line of (you guessed it) remote controls is the MX-980. It's got a 320x240 LCD that supports custom images (BMP/JPG/PNG/GIF/Animated GIF) to represent devices, as well as RF, an on-board speaker, MSC-400 Master System Controller integration, RS232 and relay controls, a… »8/06/07 5:42pm8/06/07 5:42pm

Sony Ericsson's Next Cell Phone to Double as a Remote Control?

Couch potatoes will be able to do more than just channel surf with their remote if this patent comes to fruition. It's Sony Ericsson's blueprint for a cell phone/universal remote combo. The mobile will have a touch-screen display and come with pre-programmed interfaces for various components. To add extra… »3/02/07 10:42am3/02/07 10:42am