Today’s featured promo on MacUpdate offers Sofa Control 2.0 for US$7.99 (46% off, retail $14.90). “With Sofa Control you are able to control your applications with the remote control. Out of the box Sofa Control supports more than 40 popular applications like VLC, Safari, PowerPoint, Democracy, NetNewsWire, Yojimbo and many more. A specialized Front Row inspired user interface enables the user to access application specific menus or select movies and documents. The virtual mouse makes it possible to access rarely used functions and the keyboard can be simulated to control confirmation dialogs as well. System level functionality like a sleep timer, changing the system volume and display settings are available in a customizable menu.” Sofa Control 2.0 requires Mac OS X 10.4 or later.