Your Android universal remote has arrived

Your Android universal remote has arrived New

After plenty of demand and excitement, we are happy to announce Beacon for Android. Our universal remote control pairs with Android devices via Bluetooth and works with Dijit’s free Universal Remote App enabling complete control over your entire home entertainment system directly from the Android interface. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UE5SuCoekjU Gizmodo has already crowned the iOS version of […]

5 reasons Beacon users should update Dijit

5 reasons Beacon users should update Dijit New

Attention Beacon customers, Dijit has been updated! We’re excited to let you know that Beacon, the most powerful, easiest-to-use universal remote control, has been improved with Dijit’s latest improvements. Here are five reasons why you should update the free app now. Improved navigation within showcards – the program guide now contains “shortcuts” to rapidly find the […]

Beacon is even better

Beacon is even better Griffin Gear

Beacon, our universal remote control, is about to get better with the 2.5.1 version of Dijit! Download it now. New features include: TV recommendations from Facebook (link your Facebook account with Dijit and see what your friends like to watch in the “My Shows” tab) Switch between your device virtual remotes with an up/down swipe […]

What’s the best universal iPhone remote?

What’s the best universal iPhone remote? Awards / Griffin Gear

According to Gizmodo, Beacon is the best universal iPhone remote (we think so too). Back in June, Gizmodo wrote a post entitled, Will Griffin’s Beacon iPhone Universal Remote Be the First to Not Suck? Casey Chan wrote that Gizmodo had more faith in us, because we’ve “made excellent Apple accessories over the years. Griffin understands Apple products.” Casey followed […]

Dijit and Scoble

Dijit and Scoble In The News

Check out Robert Scoble‘s extensive interview with our friends, Maksim Ioffe and Jeremy Toeman from Dijit. Download the free app now. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dkMe2ogiMno& Beacon is your personal media assistant. Use your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch to control everything in your home entertainment system. Without wires. And without networking. Learn more about Beacon and buy one today. […]

Beacon is available at Apple

Beacon is available at Apple Griffin Gear

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZAwfJmFnNm4 We have good news and bad news. The bad news is that in just day one of Beacon becoming available, we sold out. We knew there was lots of interest in our best universal remote control, but we didn’t expect so many units to be sold in just the first day. The good news […]

Download Dijit and get ready for Beacon

Download Dijit and get ready for Beacon Griffin Gear / New

Get ready for Beacon, our upcoming universal remote. We recommend you download Dijit now to get a taste for the app that will make Beacon magic. With Dijit, your phone is a universal remote control supporting over 200,000 devices, has content listings for every cable and satellite provider in the US and Canada, gives you […]

Your only remote is coming soon!

Your only remote is coming soon! Griffin Gear / New

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZAwfJmFnNm4 Beacon turns your iPhone, iPod or iPad into a handy, easy-to-use remote for home entertainment systems—handy because you always know where it is: your pocket. It lets your mobile device control every component in your home entertainment system by converting Bluetooth signals from your device to the infrared commands your components are expecting. Beacon […]

Beacon Universal Remote Control System

Beacon Universal Remote Control System New

I can’t tell you how often my kids run off with the TV remote,  I often end up finding it hidden in their bedrooms or buried underneath the couch. Do you ever lose your remote? We’ve partnered with software developer Dijit to turn your favorite iOS or smartphone device into a universal remote! How’s that […]