Introduction: Remote Control Your Computer Using Arduino
This week I used a Teensyduino to act as a translator between an infrared remote control and my computer. The Teensy reads the infrared signals from the remote control and then emulates a USB computer keyboard. I'm using it to control VLC Media Player using my remote control instead of the keyboard commands.
Download the code: http://www.richardosgood.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/VLCremote.zip