Modern televisions come equipped with Internet capabilities and this makes a lot of fun stuff possible. One thing you could do is use your smartphone as a remote control for your Internet-enabled television. If you are an iOS device owner, this can be done using a tool called iMediaShare Lite.
iMediaShare Lite lets you control your Internet-enabled television using your iOS device. iMediaShare Lite is sized at nearly 6 MB and is compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch devices running 4.1 or later. The application connects with your television connected to the same network and streams online channels to it. Supported online channels include Facebook, YouTube, NASA TV, Funny or Die, and many more.
The app also offers a paid version that does not include ads and offers more online video channels in high definition.
- A user-friendly phone app.
- Compatible with iOS devices.
- Streams online video channels to your internet-enabled TV.
- Supports a wide range of online channels.
Check out iMediaShare Lite @ http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/imediashare-lite-video-on-tv/id302026401?mt=8