Bouygues Telecom teams with Ruwido for sustainable remote controls

French service provider Bouygues Telecom has teamed up with technology partner Ruwido to create new remote controls for TVs that are 100% made from the recycled plastic of its own used remote controls. Bouygues has teamed up with Ruwido to produce remotes for its Bbox 4K HDR TV box whose cases are fully recycled. The […]

Ruwido takes TV to the Stone Age with marble remote

Ruwido has launched a new remote control made from marble. Patterned stone in green and black with white inclusions embellish the surface of the TICTACTILE. product structure. Ruwido said that as marble shows its versatility best when combined with different materials, the company designed the frame of the input device in natural aluminum tones, underlining […]

Ruwido showcases ‘design-led interaction’ at ANGA COM

TV remote control maker Ruwido is demoing its latest innovations at ANGA COM, including combining speech interaction with responsive controls. Ruwido will showcase its “multimodal input devices” and its “organic haptic interaction mechanism” at the show in hall seven, stand G50. “We are continuously working to put the user in control of the machine, and […]

Sky teams with Ruwido for Sky Q remote

Sky has partnered with Ruwido to develop the new remote control for its recently-launched advanced TV service in the UK and Ireland, Sky Q. Ruwido worked with Sky on the design for the Sky Q touch remote and is manufacturing the control for the operator, the company announced today. “We are exceptionally proud to be […]

Swisscom extends Ruwido deal for TV 2.0 remote

Swisscom has extended its deal with remote control specialist Ruwido to “evolve the design” of its remote control for release with its new Swisscom TV 2.0 UHD set-top box. The Swisscom TV 2.0 remote will be “lighter, slimmer and handier than ever,” according to Ruwido, which has had a long-term business partnership with Swisscom since […]

Ruwido and Swisscom launch low energy Bluetooth remote

Austria-based remote control specialist Ruwido has partnered with Swisscom for what it claims is Europe’s first commercial deployment of a Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) remote control. Ruwido engineered the bi-directional Swisscom 2.0 remote control for use with Swisscom’s Android-based IPTV set-top box and the development extends the companies’ long-term business partnership. Data transmission via BLE […]

Ruwido to showcase leaf thin remote

Austria-based remote control specialist Ruwido will use IBC to debut its ultra-thin ‘leaf’ remote control. According to Ruwido, the device reduced the technology components of a remote to the minimum in size and maximizes bandwidth by implementing Bluetooth Low Energy for data transmission. The remote measures 2.7mm in width and is manufactured using aluminium and […]

Ruwido to present voice activated remote

Remote control specialist Ruwido is due to showcase its r117 voice control-integrated TV remote at ANGA COM.  The r117 combines the best of voice with a patented interaction mechanism, said Ruwido. The firm is also due to present its mono architecture – which it claims offers the latest design solutions for innovative input devices. “Gesture […]

Ruwido launches voice control device

Remote control specialist Ruwido has launched a new device that offers voice control functionality. Ruwido said the r117 device combines voice control with intuitive navigation. Speech is transmitted in HIVI quality, a high quality voice recognition standard, enabling users to search large content libraries. “Voice technology is an incredible way to search for known content, […]

Ruwido to highlight intuitive interaction

Remote control specialist  Ruwido will use IBC to demonstrate how to integrate intuitive interaction mechanisms to navigate through large content libraries. The company will highlight how design, in combination with new interaction techniques, can create unique user interaction experiences. Demonstrations at Ruwido’s stand will include its ‘aura’ concept, which allows more intuitive navigation and direct […]