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23 Innovative Remote Controls

From Magic Wands for Grownups to Coffee Table Remotes

— November 24, 2009 — Tech
I predict (not very original, I know) that everything will one day be remote-controlled. I further this claim by (safely) stating that eventually only one universal remote will be needed. Until that time, here are some innovative remote controls that have been featured on Trend Hunter.

Although the traditional remote may not be the most practically designed device, these innovative remote controls hope to rectify that problem.
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Voice-Activated Gadgets
Voice-Activated Gadgets
Vista Media Center ‘Amulet Remote' is a Personal TV Genie
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Sexy Remotes
Sexy Remotes
PS3 Movie Watching Made Hot
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21
Mini Universal Remotes
Mini Universal Remotes
The 4-in-1 Keychain Buddy
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20
Logitech Harmony 1000i Universal Remote
Logitech Harmony 1000i Universal Remote
For the Lazy Yet Stylish
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19
Designer Remotes
Designer Remotes
The Bang and Olufsen Beo5 Touch Screen Remote
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18
Remote Control Beads
Remote Control Beads
TV Remote of the Future
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17
399 Channel Remote Control
399 Channel Remote Control
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Magic Wands for Grownups
Magic Wands for Grownups
Gesture-Based Kymera Universal Remote Lets You Channel Harry Potter
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15
Giant Interactive TV Remotes
Giant Interactive TV Remotes
World's Largest Remote Control Made From DDR Mats
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14
Remote Controlled Color
Remote Controlled Color
Multi-Color LED Lightbulb
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13
Phones as Multimedia Remotes
Phones as Multimedia Remotes
Miika Mahonen's Nokia Pulse Controls the Room
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12
Eco-Friendly Universal Remote Controls
Eco-Friendly Universal Remote Controls
The Wind-Up Remote
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11
Motion Sensor Remotes
Motion Sensor Remotes
Channel Surf With the Flick of a Wrist With 'Remotion'
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10
Voice Activated Remote Control
Voice Activated Remote Control
InVoca 3.0
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9
$30,000 Remote Control
$30,000 Remote Control
Pure Gold With Functional Charisma
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8
Fashionable Remote controls
Fashionable Remote controls
The Minimalist and Sleek 'sPult'
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7
Wearable Universal Remote Controls
Wearable Universal Remote Controls
The Multi-Chalk
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6
Dishwasher-Safe Gadgets
Dishwasher-Safe Gadgets
Seal Shield Keyboards, Mice and Remotes Are Goof-Proof (CES 2009)
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5
Numberless Remote Controls
Numberless Remote Controls
EchoStar 922 Features Touchpad Channel Navigation (CES 2009)
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4
Convex Keyboards
Convex Keyboards
Altug Toprak Designs Remote Control of the Future
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3
Coffee Table Remotes
Coffee Table Remotes
CRISTAL's Touchscreen Interface Super-Sizes the Universal Remote
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2
Universal Remotes v2.0
Universal Remotes v2.0
David Chacon's Tablet Concept
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1
Tablet Remote Controls
Tablet Remote Controls
Philips RC9800i
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