Logo Background

IBM Patents Tweeting Remote Control

  • Written by admin No Comments Comments
    Last Updated: September 2, 2009

    Fluffeh writes “IBM has applied for a patent on a network-enabled smart remote control that sends out a message to Twitter, Facebook or a blog when you start watching a TV show.” Hopefully this launches an exciting patent landgrab of devices that are socially enabled. Your car can tweet when you leave your garage. Your dishwasher can tweet when the load is done. Your skillet can tweet when your eggs are burnt. And they say innovation is dead.

    Read more of this story at Slashdot.


Closed Comments are currently closed.