Remote Buddy is the answer to controlling all elements in and on your system. At a price tag of $15 USD, it’s not a difficult purchase to make.
Remote Buddy has default plugins that support VLC, Real Player, QuickTime, Front Row, DVD Player, iTunes, Acrobat, Firefox, GarageBand, Google Earth, iPhoto, Photo Booth, PowerPoint, iWork, Preview, Safari. All those applications are able to be remotely controlled right from Remote Buddy‘s installation. You are also able to program the remote in Remote Buddy for any other application, with a very easy-to-use, yet very in-depth, system.