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Logitech opens its Harmony platform to connected-home product developers

Company announces an open API for its Harmony line, says it’s already working with IFTTT, UCIC, and “would like to extend access to a few others.”

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Tekoia’s SureMote turns your smartphone into a remote for controlling your smart home

The clever app utilizes both your Android phone’s infrared emitter and its Wi-Fi radio to control everything from your TV to your robot vacuum cleaner.

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Parallels Access 2.0 review: Remote desktop control from your Android phone or tablet

Parallels Access 2.0 adds new features and remains an easier way to control PCs and Macs from Android devices.

Blumoo controls your whole home theater from one app

If it came with a remote, Blumoo can control it, and you can customize everything.

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Microsoft releases Remote Desktop app for Windows Phone

Microsoft has released a Remote Desktop app for Windows Phone, although it requires the latest Windows Phone 8.1 developer version.