Ed Driscoll

Meet The Man Who Invented The Remote

Eugene Polley is a 90 year old man–who just happened to invent one the greatest devices in the history of mankind: the television remote control. Raise your Philips Pronto up in honor to him, next time you’re in your den or home theater!

(Via Nick Schulz, my editor at TCS Daily, on his Transistion Game sports blog.)