Boxee Remote

Boxee Remote

A remote control for the Boxee Box

Boxee Remote
What is Boxee Remote?
Boxee Remote is a convenient Chrome extension that enables you to control your Boxee Box from your browser. No more losing your remote or dealing with phone apps. The extension is open source under GPLv3 and can be found on GitHub at
Users: 100
Rating: 3.50 (4)
Version: 0.0.1 (Last updated: 2013-01-07)
Creation date: 2013-01-07
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
  • http://*/*
Size: 91.52K
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This extension allows you to control your Boxee Box (and possibly Boxee TV) from your browser. I am always losing my remote, and I don't like the phone apps.

The project is open source under GPLv3. You can find the code and contribute at

User reviews
It's cool for what it is but I would've like to be able to control via the touch pad on my laptop instead. A little tedious to have to use the navigation buttons. Works well nonetheless
by A Google user, 2013-06-04
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Risk impact

Boxee Remote may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing.

Risk likelihood

Boxee Remote has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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