Belkin considers how open its WeMo line of connected devices should be

Others have long been able to build controls for the popular WeMo line of connected outlets, switches and motion sensors, but Belkin is considering a change to that unfettered access.

Belkin is considering a change in how it handles open access to its WeMo line of connected devices in an attempt to make them more secure, according to the company and sources. Belkin’s WeMo products consist of two connected outlets, a baby monitor, a light switch and a motion sensor. The products let you control the various devices from an app and are also tied into several other connected home services such as SmartThings and Revolv.

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