Modding the Apple TV Remote

Sometimes Apple likes to make things so streamlined that they’re frustrating to use. The Apple TV remote is one of those lovely but frustrating things. What to do? Mod it. Here’s more from The Verge:

First off, we have to talk about the case he used. It was apparently made by a company called Retro Modding, specifically for the project, and it looks incredible with its blend of ‘90s Apple and Nintendo aesthetics. (Embarrassingly, it looks better than the actual video game console Apple worked on in the ‘90s.) If you’re familiar with the Game Boy Color, you may notice that the screen on Climan’s looks a bit crisper and better backlit. In addition to replacing the case, he also gave the screen an upgrade using what looks like another Retro Modding part.

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