Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
HTC Expected to Announce Deal with Google
Xbox One X Console Pre-orders Available Today
Amazon to Bring Alexa to New 'Smart Glasses' Wearable Device: report
Toshiba Has Chosen Japan-U.S.-South Korea Group For its Chip Unit
Pimax Launches First 8K VR Headset
New Amazon Fire HD 10: 1080p Full HD Display, Faster Performance, for $150
CyberLink Introduces 360 Video Editing Tools with PowerDirector 16 and Director Suite 6
Pioneer Introduces New CDJ-2000NXS2-W and DJM-900NXS2-W
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Consumer Electronics > Apple ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, January 26, 2012
Apple Patent Application Hints At TV Plans


Apple could be working on a new touchscreen universal remote control that works with your TV. The company has filed a patent for such a device last year, according to AppleInsider.

According to the patent, the remote will be able to control TVs, stereos, home theater equipment, and possibly even smart appliances.

The remote will include a display screen and a user input mechanism. The universal remote control also includes a processing unit that is configured to display information on the display screen and to accept selection data from the user input mechanism. The universal remote control additionally includes a wireless communication mechanism that is configured to provide communications between the processing unit and an appliance or computer program running on a computer system. This means that thge control will also automatically discover compatible appliances so you don't have to input codes like you do with current universal remotes. In addition, the screen will adapt to only show the controls you need for each device.

Reports circulating online suggest that Apple's television could be controlled through Siri, Apple's voice recognition and personal assistant software.

In another patent application filed by Apple, the company details a backlighting technology that offers superior picture quality.


Previous
Next
New NVIDIA CUDA Release Makes It Faster to Accelerate Scientific Research With GPUs        All News        Intel to Buy Patents and Video Codec Software From RealNetworks
Onkyo In Strategic Alliance with TEAC     Consumer Electronics News      Toshiba Introduces New Android e-Book Reader

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
iOS 11 is Available on Tuesday
Apple Unveils iPhone X, iPhone 8 and 8 Plus, Apple TV 4K and Apple Watch 3
Apple's New Flagship iPhone to Be Called 'iPhone X'
Judge Clears Apple to Sue Qualcomm
Apple and Accenture Partner to Create iOS Business Solutions
Apple to Hold iPhone Event on September 12th
Apple is Getting Serious in TV Shows and Film Prospect
ITC to Investigate Apple
New Apple Patent Describes How a front-facing camera and Sensors Take Health Measurements
HomePod code: Dual 4K Cameras for New iPhone and 4K AppleTV with HDR10 Support
Apple to Add LTE Connectivity to Watches
Healthy iPhone sales Boost Apple's Results, Augmented Reality Could be the next Big Thing

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .