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Video: Control a telescope via your iPhone

At Macworld 2010, Carina Software unveiled its SkyVoyager iPhone app and demoed SkyFi, a device that offers users the ability to use their iPhone as a telescope controller.

At Macworld 2010 in San Francisco, Tim DeBenedictis, product architect of Carina Software, unveiled the company's SkyVoyager iPhone app, which enables users to find stars, clusters, and galaxies in the night sky. He also demoed SkyFi, a device that offers users the ability to use their iPhone as a telescope controller. The SkyFi won a Best of Show award, and according to the company site, is on back order until next month.

Watch this ZDNet video about the astronomy app and the device.

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