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Harmony Home Control: The best universal remote for the money

At $150 the new Harmony Home Control may seem a bit steep for a universal remote, but its combination of easier setup and well-implemented control make it well worth the money for people with complex home theater systems.

By 3 October 2014

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Logitech Harmony Smart Keyboard: A living room keyboard and universal remote (pictures)

The new $150 universal remote system swaps a standard clicker for a full-size keyboard, letting you type directly into devices like the Apple TV, Xbox One, PS3, Mac/PC computers, and Roku boxes.

12 Images By 4 March 2014

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Logitech Harmony Ultimate universal remote

Despite its high price and a handful of drawbacks, the Logitech Harmony Ultimate is an impressive, feature-rich universal remote that's well worth the investment, particularly if you have a lot of components in your system.

By 31 July 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating 31 July 2013

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Use the Xbox One and Kinect sensor as a universal remote

Microsoft's new console can be used to control your TV, cable box, and home theater system. Here's how to set it up.

By 26 November 2013

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A fresh take on the universal remote

The Logitech Harmony Smart Control combines RF functionality and smartphone control in an affordable universal-remote package, but the complexity of the initial setup will burden some buyers.

By 23 July 2013

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How to turn your Galaxy S4 into a universal remote

With the built-in IR blaster, use your Galaxy S4 as a universal remote that controls many components and offers personalized recommendations on what to watch.

By 18 May 2013

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Use your Galaxy S4 as a universal remote

Samsung's WatchOn app and the S4's IR blaster give you control over your TV, set-top box, and more. Plus, the app's programming guide puts all of your favorite shows at your fingertips.

By 18 May 2013

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New Logitech Harmony remotes, apps control smart home devices too (hands-on)

In addition to commanding your home theater, Logitech's updated Harmony Ultimate Home and Home Control remotes can now interface with lots of connected-home devices thanks to a slick software overhaul.

By 17 September 2014

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10 worst TV technologies

HD has been around for 15-odd years, and during that time TV makers have introduced numerous technologies and extras to entice you to buy a new one. Here are our least favorite.

By 2 August 2014

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Set phasers to channel-surf with insanely detailed 'Star Trek' remote control

The official "Star Trek" phaser remote control zaps pretty much any TV, set-top box or music player in the galaxy.

By 16 July 2014