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- Security Webcam. // Popular Mechanics;Jun2006, Vol. 183 Issue 6, p28
The article presents information on the webcam Live Wireless Webcam from Creative. It is capable of sending footage directly to a secure Web address. Users with an assigned login and password can access the camera from nearly any Web browser, letting them monitor a child from another room in the...
- Extreme geek. Warne, Dan // APC (Bauer Media Group);Jan2006, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p14
The article focuses on the installation of Webcams at home and the use of an expensive wireless Internet service while going on holidays by referring to a person named Bill Chan who did the same. This option will furtively monitor a video feed of the place, ensuring burglars or federal police...
- Web of Trust. // Network Dictionary;2007, p523
A definition of the term "Web of Trust" in relation to security systems is presented. It is the trust that surfaces when a user begins to trust other signatures, and the signatures that they trust.
- Logitech QuickCam Pro 4000. Yiacoumi, Roulla // Australian PC User;Apr2005, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p125
Evaluates the QuickCam Pro 4000 Webcam from Logitech. Pros and cons; Price.
- Towards calibration-free geo-localization of stationary outdoor webcams. Sandnes, Frode Eika // Norsk Informatikkonferanse;Nov2010, p190
This study proposes two strategies for determining the approximate geographical location of outdoor webcams based on time-series comprising regularly sampled images. The strategies require an accurate account of universal time and the date to be known, then the intensity of the images are used...
- Swann Max-I-Vision. Yiacoumi, Roulla // Australian PC User;Apr2005, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p125
Evaluates the Max-I-Vision Webcam from Swann. Key features; Pros and cons; Price.
- Hot Buttons Future Bound. Zalud, Bill; Maddry, Terry // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Sep2007, Vol. 44 Issue 9, p36
The article features the existing and emerging technological innovations that are linked to security management. AMAG Technology has partnered with Touchcom to provide an enterprise Web-based application service provider (ASP) integrated security and building management solution. A mass...
- The Web Chat That Saved Mom's Life. Ordoñez, Jennifer // Newsweek;11/28/2005, Vol. 146 Issue 22, p41
The article focuses on artist Karin Jordal, whose son hooked up a Webcam in her California home. When Jordal, an insulin-dependent diabetic who lives alone, fainted, her son Tore looked at his computer and saw her unconscious on the sofa. Tore called his brother Ole, who contacted emergency...
- To See and Be Seen on the Web: Web Cams. McDermott, Irene E. // Searcher;Oct99, Vol. 7 Issue 9, p60
Focuses on the growing trend of Web cameras. Advantages of Web cameras; Information on several Web cam sites such as Canon Web View World Live, Eye on the World and World Map of Live WWW Cameras. INSET: Plug Me In.