In my previous post, I talked about how wonderful it would be if I could get a universal remote for Android. Looked into this a little. Looks like others have already thought about this:
Apparently Android doesn't provide power out on its USB.
Big bummer :-(
Would be nice if this could happen in future Android phones.
By the way, there is another solution that I found (only for iPhones, though). Ok answer, but lamer IMHO.
Another thing you need to plug into an electrical outlet....