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Cheap Motion Activated Cameras

I am looking for two, cheap cameras for temporary use in Australia / NZ Cheap - ideally less than $100 Mains (220-230V) powered - ideally plug into a socket WIfi for connection Motion activated - ...
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IoT head cover with mounted wireless camera

Serval people embed themselves in serval jobs, work, house chores, etc. All of this has a great potential to teach and learn make others embed themselves and put them into a position to acquire, and ...
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Solution for viewing wireless IP cameras in real time on a monitor

I installed some wireless IP cameras in my parents' house. They work great. The only problem, especially for them who are over 65 years old, is how to watch them quickly and easily. Currently, they ...
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Smart glasses that allow you to access the video feed in your own code

A few companies are offering glasses with built in cameras that can record or stream video to an app or to social media. Ray-Ban Meta is a notable example. I'd like to use one to stream to my own code ...
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Which kit to replace a basic toggle switch

Our CCTV server has been down for days and the reason seems quite obvious: the switch to start/stop it has melt. 🫣 Hopefully the motherboard is OK. So we are looking for a complete kit to replace ...
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Good smartphone optical zoom

What's a good smart phone optical zoom lens? I see many but not sure which one is good. Also would monocular or spotting scope work better? I won't be using it for smartphone. Will be using it in ...
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Are there any wifi micro sd card

Are there any micro sd cards that are wifi so they can send data without wires?
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IP cameras viewable in web Browser

I'm looking for IP camera (one indoor and one outdoor) where the video stream can be displayed in web browser (without additional plugin). I already bought the following: Xiaomi Mi Home Security ...
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Need recommendations for a router for use with network cameras

I have a home LAN which has 5 desktop Apple and Windows machines, and 10 iOS tablets/phones) plus 5 wifi network cameras. The cameras are on 24*7. The desktops are also on 24*7, while the iOS devices ...
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IP Cameras with API support to detect and connect for stream from outside network

I am looking for IP cameras which can be connected to from across the internet using information like Device ID, Credentials. Do you have any recommendations? In this case, I would think the vendor ...
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What parts make up a cctv installation at home?

I've scoured the internet and understand the following for cctv installation at home. 1. IP Camera(s) (Bullet or Dome) 2. POE Switch to power the IP Camera(s) Now I'm undecided on the following ...
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Best Device For Learning About Sending TCP Packets

I'm not sure if this is the right site to be posting this question, however out of them all from what I could see, this was the one that stuck out most.I'm a self learner, and am currently learning (...
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Battery powered camera and transmitter for outdoor use

I wish to set up a camera 500 meters from my house to send a live stream of a river over the internet. The camera and transmitter will have to be battery or solar powered and be able to transmit the ...
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Cheap CCTV/IP Camera to work with raspberry pi MotionEyeOS Or own its own software

My subdivision is tired of speeders on our street. I would like to setup a camera outside of my house to catch some of the repeat offenders, every house on the street has small children, and its a ...
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Looking for a programable nanny cam

I have a Foscam 1918w, which I created a custom interface for. The process wasn't cool, and it wasn't transparent about how to reprogram the interface. I also had to overhaul the front-end, which was ...
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Any REAL wireless webcams, that can be carried around and stream live in house?

The short version: Can anyone recommend a webcam that I can carry around the house - totally unwired? I guess it should be wifi, battery-charged, and if there are both mic and speakers it would be ...
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Outdoor IP Camera with built in FTP (SFTP, web) server

I am looking for an outdoor IP camera with night vision and good resolution, ability to cover distances about 100 m with good detail (registration plate, face etc.). There are some good ...
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Reliable indoor/outdoor weatherproof home camera system for around $500 [duplicate]

I need a home camera system. It should be reliable and cost around $500, using it for 5 corner home surveillance and a few indoor cameras pointing at living room and down the bedroom hallway. It ...
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Motion sensing home security cameras that work with Windows 10 (or standalone) and have both iOS and Android apps

I have several brands of home security cameras (WiLife, Dlink, Logitech, TrendNet), but they all have issues with Windows 8 and later. What home security cameras exist that work entirely without a ...
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Weatherproof IP camera for long distances

I'm looking for a weatherproof (or waterproof only) IP Camera capable of covering long distances like 500 meters or more for 24/7 surveillance in industrial areas. I've searched among popular brands ...
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1080p PoE IP Camera for NVR

I have a Lorex NVR and half a dozen of their 1080p PoE (Cat6) IP Cameras that are now over two years old. Image quality leaves something to be desired, and I'd like to get adjustable lenses so I can ...
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