“I’d like to create an integrated television set that is completely easy to use,’ he told me. ‘It would be seamlessly synced with all of your devices and with iCloud.’ No longer would users have to fiddle with complex remotes for DVD players and cable channels. ‘It will have the simplest user interface you could imagine. I finally cracked it.”Fermat's Last Theorem-like quality.
However, it looks like Ikea -- yes, Ikea -- may make the first big step forward with a TV that simplifies the interface and, perhaps more importantly, tames the rat's nest of wires. The solution seemingly harks back to the console stereo of the mid-sixties.
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