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Happy Saturday! Welcome to another edition of Feedback Loop! This week we're talking about those minor user interface quirks that just really grind our gears. Once you're done letting the hate flow, find out whether or not speed-reading apps are worth your time and let people know if you actually...

August 30th 2014 at 8:26pm 0 Comments
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The Cloud is great place right? It's all puppy dogs and ice cream, until it isn't. We'd suspect that's what Harmony Link users who ditched their old school remotes for an iOS device are thinking right about now. You see while typical Harmony remotes are only programmed via MyHarmony.com, the Harmon...

February 5th 2012 at 11:42pm 0 Comments
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Logitech's Harmony 1100 now shipping to tidy living rooms everywhere Murata Tactile Controller TV remote hands-on (video) Comcast releases Xfinity TV remote control app for Android devices A first encounter with a multitouch device gets any active imagination running, so of cours...

October 11th 2011 at 4:00pm 0 Comments
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Great news, channel surfers -- Samsung's Smart Touch Android remote application is now finally available in the Android Marketplace as a free download nearly nine months after originally launching on iOS. If you dropped a hefty quantity of cheddar on a new model C Samsung Internet TV in 2010 (those...

February 4th 2011 at 4:57pm 0 Comments
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Logitech's offered its MyHarmony.com setup software for the low-end Harmony 300 remote since it launched last year, but now users of its slightly higher end 600, 650 and 700 series remotes can get in on the drag-and-drop USB-connected programming action (demo video after the break) too. There's a...

January 25th 2011 at 4:11pm 0 Comments
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We've asked for your input on what's the best universal remote out there, but now we want to know just how many of you are actually using yours. Of course, in some setups, there's always one pesky component or two that might still stick out, or maybe you just let them all pile up and grab which one...

January 23rd 2011 at 3:15pm 0 Comments
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Trade shows obviously aren't the best environment for evaluating a universal remote, but we couldn't resist taking Sony's RMN-U1 HomeShare IR / WiFi controller for a quick test drive here at the CES. Physically the device is surprisingly light and has a decent screen resolution. Clicking the home...

January 8th 2011 at 6:06pm 0 Comments
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We took a closer look at the new LG ST600 Smart TV Upgrader after LG's CES 2011 press event, and while we weren't allowed to handle it for as long as we would've liked, we did manage to snag a few brief impressions. The box is designed to provide consumers with older TVs access to LG's latest Smart...

January 5th 2011 at 2:24pm 0 Comments
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We've all been there, feeling the need to spend up to an absolutely ridiculous amounts of money on the perfect universal remote, but we don't want to just follow the crowd and get the shiniest piece of kit Harmony is currently offering. So we start looking for alternatives, and end up exactly where...

January 20th 2010 at 2:30pm 0 Comments