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Belkin revolutionizing smart home with WeMo Insight Switch

(UPDATED September 9, 2013 with corrections from Source) September 5, 2013 - Belkin says it is revolutionizing the smart home with its WeMo Insight Switch. which allows users to control and manage the energy usage and costs of home electronics from anywhere through their iOS or Android device. The newest addition to the WeMo smart home platform, the Insight Switch is a Wi-Fi-enabled compact plug that also allows users to put their devices on a schedule and receive notifications any time a connected unit is turned On or Off.

The switch plugs directly into an electrical outlet, then you simply connect it to your home Wi-Fi network, download the free WeMo app, and you’re ready to go. It allows you to put electronics on a schedule, and even time them according to local sunrise and sunset, setup notifications for device usage, as well as manage the time, energy consumption and costs of specific devices. The WeMo Insight Switch will be available in November (not October).