9 cool objects from the Internet of Things

Crock-Pot Smart Slow Cooker enabled by WeMo

Now you can tinker with dinner from anywhere. Belkin's WeMo app is now tied into a Crock-Pot slow cooker so that it can be turned on or off remotely. This WeMo option will be available later this spring.

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