I bet your slow cooker is not as smart as the Belkin Crock-Pot Slow Cooker. This is a slow cooker that allows you to adjust its settings from anywhere. Just bring your smartphone. iOS and Android devices are supported. Think about the possibilities here. You can turn your slow cooker off when you are not home with this.
The Belkin Crock-Pot WeMo Smart Slow Cooker was unveiled at CES 2014. It sets you back $99.