An on-screen trackpad and keyboard allow a computer to be remote controlled. Valence supports mDNS service discovery (aka Bonjour or Avahi) to locate participating VNC servers on the local network. In my spare cycles recently, I've been tinkering with developing Android code to control home theater components. As someone who has been passionately involved with the consumer electronics industry over the past ten years, my personal home theater system includes quite a collection of disparate devices that defy even the most feature-rich universal remote controls.
posted at 2011-05-19 15:46:03 US/Mountain
by David Simmons
tags: remote android vnc