手機除了可以打電話，還能做什麼？看看Apple要申請的專利就知道！從USPTO公開的專利資訊發現：Apple正在申請一個控制電子設備的方法及系統的專利，它可以讓iDevice利用NFC、RFID等無線方式交換遙控器和裝置之間的通訊，從說明書的圖式看起來，這個iDevice可能就是iPhone X，它可以控制的設備包括：game的遙控器、iTV，甚至於還可以控制錄放影機、電燈開關...，顯然以後家裏只要有一隻iPhone X就可以了，這樣以後別人要玩什麼？
Title : SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR SIMPLIFIED CONTROL OF ELECTRONIC DEVICES
Filing Date : 2012.3.30.
Application Date : 2012.7.26.
Systems, methods, and devices for simplified control over electronic devices are provided. For
example, a method for controlling a variety of electronic devices using another single electronic device may include receiving control information associated with a controllable electronic device via near field communication, determining a control scheme for controlling the controllable electronic device based on the control information, and controlling the controllable electronic device using the determined control scheme. The control information may be received from a
near field communication interface of the controllable electronic device or from a radio frequency identification tag associated with the controllable electronic device.