It was only a matter of time, but Belkin has finally found the Internet Aware kitchen device that I want – a CROCKPOT. From your Android or iOS device, you can control your cooking times – from anywhere in the world.
I think this is a record – I am now starting my 2014 Christmas list on January 8th.
From their Press Release –
Crock-Pot Smart Slow Cooker enabled with WeMo – $99.99
- Turn on/off, change temperature or time settings from anywhere
- Receive reminders
- Timer calculates cook times and process
- Works with the WeMo app for iOS or Android
- Manual control option
Aside from growing the WeMo product family in 2014, Belkin also will upgrade the award winning WeMo app to include a customizable long press gesture for the WeMo Light Switch, enhanced sunrise/sunset rules to select a time before or after sunset/sunrise, a simulated occupancy or vacation mode setting and a countdown timer.
The WeMo LED Lighting Starter Set, WeMo Smart LED Bulbs Crock-Pot Smart Slow Cooker enabled with WeMo and WeMo Maker Kit will be available in spring 2014. The latest version of the WeMo app with the upgraded features will launch in February for both Android and iOS.