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Logitech Harmony 650 Infrared All in One Remote Control, Universal Remote, Programmable Remote (Silver)
Logitech Harmony 650 Infrared All in One Remote Control, Universal Remote, Programmable Remote (Silver)
Price: $48.99
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RCA RCR503BR 3-Device Palm-Sized Universal Remote
RCA RCR503BR 3-Device Palm-Sized Universal Remote
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GE 24991 3-Device Universal Remote Control, Black
GE 24991 3-Device Universal Remote Control, Black
List price: $7.47
Price: $5.38
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RCA Remote Control with 4 Functions
RCA Remote Control with 4 Functions
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  • Easy-to-use keys with multi-colored keypad
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DIRECTV RC66RX IR/RF Remote Control
DIRECTV RC66RX IR/RF Remote Control
Price: $5.94
  • More codes than the RC64R and RC65R models
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Inside a TV Remote Control - How Stuff Works

­ If you are like most Americans, you probably pick up a TV remote control at least once or twice a day. Let's look inside and see how they work. Here is the remote we will be dissecting today:

The remote control's job is to wait for you to press a key, and then to translate that key-press into infrared (pronounced "infra-red") light signals that are received by the TV. When you take...

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SMARTLAB: You Build It - TV Remote Control

SMARTLAB: You Build It - TV Remote Control

Take control! Kids build the remote themselves and gain hands-on experience with the science of light and energy. Includes everything kids need to build a working remote control (for use with home TV and VCR). Kids build and program this universal remote to discover how light and energy make channel surfing possible.

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Remote control

From receiver to remote control

From receiver to remote control

Changing Television Environments

Changing Television Environments

This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 6th European Conference on Interactive Television, EuroITV 2008, held in Salzburg, Austria, in July 2008.The 42 revised full papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 156 submissions. The contributions cover significant aspects of the interactive television domain including submissions on user studies, technical challenges related to new developments as well as new kind of formats. The papers are organized in topical sections on...

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NASA Builds Sophisticated Earth-Observing Microwave Radiometer

June 6, 2013 — A NASA team delivered in May a sophisticated microwave radiometer specifically designed to overcome the pitfalls that have plagued similar Earth-observing instruments in the past. Literally years in the making, the new radiometer, which is ...

Father’s Day Tech Gift Ideas

Is your dad a travel dad? A time-strapped dad? A sporty dad? An armchair sports dad? Whatever description fits we’re pretty sure the dad in your life isn’t hoping for socks or a tie this Father’s Day. Here’s our Father’s Day tech gift ...

How Do TV Remote Controls Work?

A short video about how TV Remote Controls work.

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