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Couch Potatoes Mourn: Inventor of TV Remote Control Dies

CPO:
A pioneering inventor has passed away; Eugene Polley the inventor of the TV remote died Sunday. Those of us who have stacks of remotes for our electronics devices throughout our homes should give this man a moment of silence and reflection on where we would be without him. Oh yeah, getting up to change the channel or hitting play on the dvd.

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CPO1656d ago

There were also those channel boxes for a while too, where a brown box had 20 or so buttons on it with a cable connected to the cable box/tv to change the channels. Anyone over 40 remember those?

Lord_Sloth1655d ago

*takes off hat and holds it to chest*

xVeZx1655d ago

i wonder if this guy got royalties or something for his amazing invention