Remuco is a duplex remote control system for Linux media players and mobile devices equipped with Bluetooth or WiFi. With Remuco, you can remotely control your favorite media player. You can switch to the next, previous, or any other media within the current playlist, browse your media library and activate other playlists, rate your media, adjust volume, and more. On the mobile device (the remote control), it displays information about the current media, including cover art.
oscremoted is a daemon that listens for OSC events and runs commands in response to them. This allows you to build really general remote controls for Unix-like machines. OSC is an open standard for controlling audio equipment (similar to MIDI over the network). Tools exist to make arbitrary OSC GUIs to send button press events over the network.
The libfreespace library enables rapid development of motion control applications for in-air remote controls and mice that embed Hillcrest Labs' Freespace technology. libfreespace provides access to calibrated acceleration, rotational velocity measurements, and sensor orientation. Advanced uses include statistics collection, configuration, and firmware upgrades.
RD Connection Manager is a comprehensive remote connection management and publishing solution. It supports the world’s most popular remote desktop management protocols and provides comprehensive functionality to help users and system administrators organize their remote connections in various environments within any organization. Administration is simple with the ability to manage accounts, groups, and permissions. Sensitive data, such as user account settings, are encrypted with SSL. Strong connection security is supported. A single sign on system allows a user to establish multiple remote connections instantly after logging in. Supported protocols include RDP v.5, RDP v.6, VNC, and Citrix ICA.
Robotics::IRobot provides a Perl interface for controlling and accessing sensor data from iRobot robots that support the OI Interface. It allows for both event-driven and polling-based reading of sensor data. It provides all functionality defined in the OI Interface for Roomba 400 series and Create robots. Also provided is some additional functionality such as primative dead reckoning and enhanced use of the Create's song functionality.
Remote Launcher is an easy-to-use tool that enables you to launch applications remotely on your PC via your Android device. It consists of an Android application (proprietary) and a small server program (GPLv2) for your PC. You can configure Remote Launcher to start any application on your PC with a single click on your Android device. For example, it can start your mediacenter, shutdown or restart the computer, or run a custom script. It has been tested on Ubuntu and Windows 7.