In the past humans were buried with items, or people, that might be of use to them in the afterlife, or were among their favorites.
My Logitech Harmony One universal remote is coming with me.
I'm in the process of upgrading my home AV setup - moving to a true HTPC system - with all the lovely PITA issues that come along with mucking about with hardware setups that have been in place in a room and your habits for years.
But plug the Harmony into the USB cable and you can change its settings via a pretty nice web page interface. It's lovely. Now, if I could find the genius who designed my Sony CD player remote with no on/off button...