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William Foster: Computer programmable remote control. Combi Mote, Arter & Hadden, April 3, 2001: US06211870 (135 worldwide citation)

A portable hand-held remote control unit device is disclosed which may be utilized for selecting designated functions in a plurality of remotely controllable multimedia processing units. Multiple user selectable screen objects may be created from a general purpose computer and transferred to the rem ...


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William J Foster: Computer programmable remote control. Universal Electronics, Gary R Jarosik, April 4, 2006: USRE039059

A portable hand-held remote control unit device is disclosed which may be utilized for selecting designated functions in a plurality of remotely controllable multimedia processing units. Multiple user selectable screen objects may be created from a general purpose computer and transferred to the rem ...


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SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR UBIQUITOUS APPLIANCE CONTROL. January 11, 2018: US20180014057-A1

A slave relay station is adapted to serve and/or host pages comprising a simplified graphic user interface (GUI) encoded in a widely recognized format such as, for example, HTML or WML. The GUI embodies activatable links corresponding to control functions for configured appliances. A wireless phone ...