The Nyko Blu-Wave Infrared Remote is a cheap and easy way to add IR remote compatibility to your PS3, but the inability to power the console on or off is an annoying limitation.
These remotes represent the best of the bunch, so you can find the perfect remote that lets you banish all those clickers to a drawer--forever.
PlayStation Vue is the new TV service from Sony that starts at $50 per month. Its competitor Sling TV starts at $20 per month. Both use the Internet to stream numerous live TV channels as well as VOD, and both are free from long-term contracts. So how do they stack up?
Smartphone-friendly and free of monthly fees (unless you go premium), this is complete home security in a box.
Some Android handsets can act as an infrared remote for a dSLR. Here's how to get started.
Some Android handsets have the capability to act as an infrared remote for a dSLR. CNET's Lexy Savvides shows you how to get started.
CNET breaks out the most important things to know when shopping for a new television.
The Peel remote app returns to iOS with the ability to control satellite TV boxes over Wi-Fi.
The official "Star Trek" phaser remote control zaps pretty much any TV, set-top box or music player in the galaxy.
In true Ginsu fashion, it's an air mouse, a remote control, a handheld keyboard, and possibly a juicer.
A team of physicists has created a film that shows what a real-life "laser bullet" would look like in action. Hint: it's not like in "Star Wars."