Sorry to dedicate a second thread, but I figure a few people who might be interested would miss the other one due to the obscure title.

If you can get the IR receiver from a Front Row Mac, and you have a surplus USB cable to hand, you can do this very easily.

http://homepage.mac.com/waragainstsleep/PhotoAlbum2.html

http://homepage.mac.com/waragainstsleep/iMovieTheater3.html


Video is poor quality. I will try to get something better up soon.