The Pebble Smartwatch is pretty neat, but it doesn’t connect to your computer in very interesting ways. Coder Joseph Schmitt decided to see if it was possible to get a little more out of his Pebble, and figured out a way to launch websites on his computer from the watch itself.
LogMeIn, one of our favourite remote desktop tools, has suddenly pulled the plug on the free version. If you want to continue using it, you’ll need to pay up or switch to an alternative if you want to continue being able to remotely control your PC from anywhere.
The previously launched Android Device Manager just gained the ability to remotely lock your phone with a new password. You’ll have to activate ADM as a device administrator first, so be sure to turn it on before you lose your phone.
Windows: With camera remote control tools, you can take awesome photos, including self-portraits and time-lapse photos. DigiCamControl gives you access to almost all camera controls from your Windows PC or through a web browser. It currently works with most Nikon DSLRs and has experimental support for Canon cameras.