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From Amphibious Camera Drones to Spine-Aiding Suits

 - Feb 6, 2015
What do toilet seats, military drones and bicycle helmets have in common? All three are liable to be made better and easier to use using remote control technology. There was a time when the phrase 'remote control' referred only to that thing you use to flip through TV channels, but it's now associated with a wide variety of products and experiences.

Remote control is the ultimate convenience technology of the modern era, as it allows you to do things from a distance and with minimal effort. The technology is now standard in things like drones, which obviously cannot be flown any other way. However, remote control technology can also be used in creative ways to do everything from cutting your grass to flushing your toilet.