We have introduced many smart devices that help you utilize smartphone to remotely control in-home electronics. The latest option is Nyrius smart outlet that works with your existing wall outlets.
The Nyrius smart outlet is a simple home automation solution. As we can see from the images, the smart outlet shows off a simple and minimal design, and its two-prong plug allows you to easily attach the smart outlet onto existing wall outlet, while built-in three-prong socket powers various in-home appliances. Most importantly, using built-in Bluetooth technology, the outlet can wirelessly connect with your smartphone or tablet in order that you can remotely control your appliance via its custom app, and you can also schedule your appliances to turn on or off at specific times throughout the week, furthermore, its near-field proximity feature can automatically turn on or off the smart outlet when you enter or leave a room.
The crowdfunding campaign for Nyrius smart outlet is in progress. You can pledge $40 to own the smart outlet. If you need it, jump to Kickstarter official site for more detailed description.