After 3 million downloads, smartphone and tablet users can now take control of their digital media, air conditioning and smart lighting plus personalize a remote using the new custom remote panel
San Francisco, US. 22th December 2015 – Tekoia, provider of award winning smartphone universal remote solutions for digital media, home automation and the Internet of Things (IoT) today launches its new version which offers a custom remote panel for saving favorite buttons and commands. The upgrade also supports tablets and Philips Hue smart lights.
Free to download, SURE Universal is the intuitive universal remote app that makes controlling smart devices around the home simple. Using WiFi and Infrared (IR) technology, SURE Universal is compatible with over 1 million connected devices including TVs, sound systems and air conditioning units. In addition it can be used to stream media from the smartphone to leading brands of smart TVs such as Samsung, LG and Roku. With this latest upgrade SURE Universal is now compatible with smart lighting device Philips Hue.
In its first year on Google Play, SURE Universal was downloaded by over 3 million users and has the highest ranking and top user ratings compared to other universal remotes.
“We’re constantly listening to the feedback from our users and delivering the features that they want.” said Viktor Ariel, CEO of Tekoia. “The need to have a remote control panel that can be personalized by our customers with their favorite buttons and commands was clear, as well as the need for SURE Universal to be designed for tablets. We are very excited about the new SURE version and very happy to satisfy the latest customer requests.”
Tekoia is developing software solutions for a smart universal remote that can be used with digital media, home automation, and IoT devices. Tekoia’s Smartphone Universal Remote (SURE Universal) platform puts users in the center of the remotely controlled universe. An Israel-based company, Tekoia is founded by an experienced management team with vast knowledge of mobile devices, consumer electronics, and international business collaboration.