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- A Powerful 1 - 2 Punch. Rice, Derek // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;May2014, Vol. 44 Issue 5, p109
The article examines the effectiveness of combining audio and video technologies for improved surveillance, highlighting the views of several surveillance experts on the issue. It states that audio can be a force multiplier when used with video, creating a more proactive surveillance. A...
- Applied-information Technology in Abnormal Detection for Surveillance Systems. Feng XU // Advanced Materials Research;2014, Issue 1044-1046, p266
In recent years, video surveillance has become more and more important for enhanced security and it is indispensable technology for fighting against all types of crime with the construction of sky-net in China. Abnormal detection is the focus of intelligent video surveillance and the information...
- Security camera use is deterring crime. // USA Today Magazine;Apr97, Vol. 125 Issue 2623, p3
Discusses the effectiveness of video surveillance in preventing crime. Police surveillance of a crime-ridden neighborhood in Tacoma, Washington; The use of security cameras on Yucca Street in Hollywood, California to assist police in preventing drug dealing; The monitoring of a historic area in...
- EVERYONE'S A SUSPECT. // APC (Bauer Media Group);Jul2012, Vol. 32 Issue 7, p10
The article discusses the growing trend of monitoring web activity by several governments in order to fight crime before it happens.
- 'Eye in the Sky' scans northwest. Gouliquer, Dianne // Northern Ontario Business;Nov2000, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p12
Reports on the proposed video surveillance program to reduce crime incidents in Thunder bay, Ontario. Success of the Eye in the Sky program in Sudbury; Installation of surveillance cameras in the downtown district.
- Going Mobile. Mesenbrink, John // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Aug2003, Vol. 40 Issue 7, p25
Discusses the increasing trend of using mobile video recording system in the U.S. Capability of deterring crime and vandalism; Disposal of false and misleading claims; Aid in increasing passenger volumes and rapid transit revenues. INSET: Shopping for Moblie DVRs.
- Lock up your carwash. Carr, Kate // Professional Carwashing & Detailing;Feb2010, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p32
The article offers advice from security and insurance experts on how to car wash owners can protect their business in the U.S. According to David Price of R.A. Lock Co., car wash operators should take a proactive approach to crime and fraud prevention. David Ly of Iveda Solutions recommended the...
- Dynamic Object Detection, Tracking and Counting in Video Streams for Multimedia Mining. Vibha, L.; Hegde, Chetana; Shenoy, P. Deepa; Venugopal, K. R.; Patnaik, L. M. // IAENG International Journal of Computer Science;Sep2008, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p382
Video Segmentation is one of the most challenging areas in Multimedia-Mining. It deals with identifying an object of interest. It has wide application in the fields like Traffic surveillance, Security, Criminology etc. This paper initially proposes a technique for identifying a moving object in...
- SUPER MOTION COMPRESSION IN DVR. // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Jan2003, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p114
Introduces the Super Motion Image Compression Technology, a digital video surveillance from GK Industries Inc. Specifications of the product; Capabilities of the product; Contact information.