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Belkin International, Inc. is a consumer electronics company that is based in California. Belkin specializes in a wide variety of connectivity devices including mobile accessories and cases, routers, screen protectors, computer peripherals, and connected home devices. Chet Pipkin founded the company in 1983, and since then, it has become one of fastest growing businesses in the U.S. Belkin made it twice to Inc. magazine's list of 500 fastest-growing privately held companies and holds numerous CES Innovations Awards. Belkin has major offices in the U.K., Australia, Netherlands, and Hong Kong.

Belkin Unveils Boost Up Wireless Charging Pad For The iPhone

09/14/2017, Apple’s new iPhones will feature wireless charging and if you’re looking for some new accessories that will let you take advantage of the feature, you’ll be pleased to learn that Belkin has announced the Boost Up wireless charging pad for the iPhone...

Belkin’s ‘Wemo Bridge’ Brings HomeKit Support

05/25/2017, Last year Belkin stated that they had no plans to support HomeKit, but recently the company has had a change of heart where they announced that they will be supporting HomeKit and would soon be unveiling a way in which they can do so with existing Wemo...

Belkin Changes Their Mind, Will Bring HomeKit Support To Wemo

05/16/2017, Last year Belkin announced that the company’s Wemo platform would not play nice with Apple’s HomeKit. The company claimed that this is due to a specific hardware component that would be impossible to introduce to existing devices, and it would require...

Belkin Launches Kevlar-Made USB Type-C Cable

04/03/2017, Are you fed up of your USB cables tearing up? Belkin has a solution for you. The company is now expanding its lineup of Mixit DuraTek cables that are made with Kevlar fiber by adding a new USB Type-C cable to the collection. Given the material used in the...

WeMo Light Switch Dimmer Announced

01/03/2017, [CES 2017] If you’re looking for a way to control the lighting at home in a smarter way, Belkin’s WeMo brand has quite a few products that helps turn otherwise “dumb” electronic appliances into “smart” ones. The company’s latest offering...

Belkin Unveils Thunderbolt 3 Express Dock For The MacBook Pro

10/29/2016, When Apple unveiled the new MacBook Pros, we guess to a certain extent we were grateful that instead of a single USB-C port, Apple gave us four. However in the process, the Cupertino company also removed other features like more traditional USB ports, the...

Belkin Unveils Premium Car Power Valet Charging Accessories

11/18/2015, Our phones can sometimes die at the most inopportune moments. This is why having a battery pack or charging case with you while you’re out and about isn’t always a bad idea. However if you’d rather not deal with the bulk, then charging while you...

Belkin Introduces New WeMo Sensors

01/04/2015, [CES 2015] For folks who feel that they need to be in control, and in the know all the time, now here is something that has a technological slant which might just suit you. Belkin is back this CES 2015, and they have just unveiled a slew of new WeMo home...

Mr. Coffee Smart Coffeemaker Is WeMo Enabled

11/10/2014, For some of us, a day does not really begin until we actually have our regular cup of coffee, brewed to perfection according to the way that we like it. Having said that, there are many different kinds of coffee makers that are out there in the market, so...

Belkin Unveils New Cases For iPad Air 2, iPad Mini 3

10/17/2014, Just yesterday, Apple announced the new iPad Air 2 and the iPad mini 3, and if you were thinking about getting your hands on either tablet and were wondering about compatible accessories, you might be pleased to learn that Belkin has recently announced a...

Belkin’s Routers Kicked Users Off The Internet, Offers Explanation

10/08/2014, When our internet goes down, most of the time it is probably due to the internet service provider who is experiencing some technical issues. Well it turns out that yesterday, customers who used Belkin’s routers found themselves unceremoniously unable to...

Belkin Thunderbolt 2 Express Dock HD For Mac And PCs

10/01/2014, Belkin, a household name when it comes to computer and mobile device accessories, has just announced their spanking new Thunderbolt 2 Express Dock HD with cable, which so happens to be a uniquely powerful docking solution that will cater for both Mac and...

Belkin Announces QODE’s Availability

05/08/2014, Back in October 2013, Belkin announced the QODE which is basically a keyboard accessory for the iPad. Well it looks like after months of it having been announced, Belkin has officially announced that the QODE is now available for purchase, which is a...