Unified Remote is a software app available for iPhone, Android, and Windows Phone mobile operating systems. It's designed to turn your smartphone into a universal remote.
The Unified Remote app allo...ws people to control more than one hundred programs using their smartphones. You can use your device as a multi-touch or single-touch mouse. You can mirror your computer screen on your device's screen. You can attach your computer's power to the app and turn off, wake up, and lock said computer using the Unified Remote.
You can also browse, manage, and open various folders and files on your smartphone. On a media level, you have the ability to control iTunes, Spotify, XBMC, Netflix, and dozens of other applications and websites.
Unified Remote is a multi-platform app. In addition to its mobile operating systems, the app is compatible with Windows, Mac and iOS, Linux, Raspberry Pi, and Arduino Yun.
The developers of Unified Remote have created a few other devices with similar ideas. The Keene IR Blaster allows you to control your TV and other devices; the GlobalCache IR Blaster does the same; the Flic Wireless Button functions as a shortcut button for your smartphone; the Telldus controls lights and light switches; and the USB-UIRT Blaster controls televisions and other electronic equipment. Read moreless