YouTube Remote Controls YouTube Leanback From Android Devices

Android: YouTube Remote is a free remote control tool that links the full-screen experience of YouTube Leanback with the convenience of having a touch-screen remot and playlist builder on your Android device.

YouTube Remote is a simple but effective remote tool for controlling YouTube Leanback from the comfort of your Android device. One of the best features of YouTube Remote is that it isn't just a remote control device for YouTube Leanback, it's also a compact YouTube viewer.

You can, for example, preview a video on your Android device before kicking it over to the playlist for your monitor or television. Once you've queued up a video to play on the big screen you can then turn off the remote function and continue to preview and add more videos to the queue.

To use YouTube Remote you'll need a YouTube account. Your YouTube login credentials are the glue that binds the Android remote to what's happening on YouTube Leanback. YouTube Remote is a free application, you can download it by scanning the QR code at right or searching for "YouTube Remote" in the Android Market.

YouTube Remote [AppBrain via Mashable]


    It's worth noting that this doesn't appear to be working outside the US

      It that a fact?

      I have been unable to find the app in the Australian Market?

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