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App Store Promo Suggests Redesigned 'Remote' App Coming Soon

A promotion occasionally visible on the Colombian App Store suggests Apple will soon be releasing an updated version of the Remote app that allows control of Apple TV and Mac/PC iTunes installations from iOS devices, complete with an iOS 7 redesign.

It's not the first hint that Apple has a redesign in the works -- some users have noticed that the most recent release of iTunes has a new Remote icon as well.

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The last major update to Remote occurred nearly a year ago with support for iTunes 11, with a bug fix release coming this past January. Last week, Apple released updates for Podcasts, iTunes Movie Trailers, and Find My iPhone apps with iOS 7 redesigns, along with redesigned versions of the iWork and iLife suites.

Aside from Remote, iBooks, iTunes U and Find My Friends are also awaiting iOS 7 redesigns.

Remote is a free download from the App Store. [Direct Link]

Thanks Sebastián!

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12 months ago
You forgot iBooks, that needs an update too.

I'm thinking (hoping) these get updated tomorrow to coincide with new iPad release.
Rating: 11 Votes
12 months ago

Leave Mac OS X alone, we (I) don't need these crappy Icons in OS X, leave that for iOS (Toys).


I think you're in the wrong thread. Also, wrong forum and website!
Rating: 10 Votes
12 months ago

Aside from Remote, iTunes U and Find My Friends are also awaiting iOS 7 redesigns.


So is iBooks for christ's sake.
Rating: 5 Votes
12 months ago


Aside from Remote, iBooks, iTunes U and Find My Friends are also awaiting iOS 7 redesigns.


You forgot about Keynote Remote as well. Edit: And iTunes Connect
Rating: 5 Votes
12 months ago
Can't wait. Use this app so much, and it won't stop crashing on iOS 7. I also can't wait to see the new design.
Rating: 4 Votes
12 months ago
Rating: 4 Votes
12 months ago

Leave Mac OS X alone, we (I) don't need these crappy Icons in OS X, leave that for iOS (Toys).


Don't Leave Mac OS X alone, we (I) need these awesome Icons in OS X, don't leave that just for iOS (mobile devices).
Rating: 4 Votes
12 months ago
As of this writing, Remote, Keynote Remote, iAd Gallery, iTunes Connect Mobile, Find my Friends, iTunes U and iBooks all need iOS 7 designs/4 inch screen support in some cases/iPad optimization in some cases.
Rating: 3 Votes
12 months ago
Every day iOS 7 is looking better and better as Apple and 3rd parties update their apps. Other than Apple's un-updated apps, I only have a handful that are yet to be updated. Visually it is more appealing, and the flow is so much better due to consistency of experience.

Looking forward to the finishing touches on Remote, iBooks, etc.
Rating: 3 Votes
12 months ago

Leave Mac OS X alone, we (I) don't need these crappy Icons in OS X, leave that for iOS (Toys).


Aren't there some kids on your lawn that you should be yelling at?

#grouchyoldman
Rating: 3 Votes

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