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01.08.11
Griffin Beacon universal remote control system hands-on
01.08.11

Griffin Beacon universal remote control system hands-on

We visited Griffin's CES booth to check out the Beacon universal remote control expecting yet ano...

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12.21.10
ZigBee finalizes low-power, RF standard for input devices, could finally kill off IR for good
12.21.10

ZigBee finalizes low-power, RF standard for input devices, could finally kill off IR for good

Over the years of idle channel surfing and menu browsing you've surely developed some finely-honed I...

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11.29.10
MS applies for patent on 'light-induced shape-memory,' a touchscreen that could touch back
11.29.10

MS applies for patent on 'light-induced shape-memory,' a touchscreen that could touch back

Touchscreens are selfish lovers, taking your gentle caresses and impatient taps without offering a...

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05.18.10
Switched On: Stowaway from the PDA era
05.18.10

Switched On: Stowaway from the PDA era

Each week Ross Rubin contributes Switched On, a column about consumer technology. Their screens l...

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04.27.10
IR-detecting OLED film could mean cheap night vision on everything
04.27.10

IR-detecting OLED film could mean cheap night vision on everything

Night vision, once the exclusive property of military special forces and dreadlock'd aliens, has ov...

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12.24.06
Use a universal remote with PS3
12.24.06

Use a universal remote with PS3

Universal remote fans -- after trying a Logitech Harmony remote, we can't go back to one-remote-per-...

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