Trends don’t just apply to clothing and entertainment electronics; home security is no different.
As technology is evolving, home security has desperately tried to keep up with the pace. The newest or most trending technology today is the smart phone. The smart phone has become one of the few items that people deem as impossible to live without as our form of communication has changed from hand-written mail and phone calls to text messaging and mass emails. Our need to have our lives in the palm of our hands has made smart phones one of the most trending pieces of technology today.
Security systems are right a bit late but they’re having no trouble integrating the idea of having not just our lives but our homes in our palms. Most camera systems these days come with the capability for full integration into the home internet network that allows email alerts, live streaming from home computer, and most importantly, remote access across smartphones and tablets. So not only do you have the ability to carry your most important files along with emails in a single device, but you now also have the ability to carry your home along with everything else on-the-go.
The most interesting thing that I’ve seen up until now was a product I came across during a bit of research. It’s called the Canary Smart Home Security System. What made it unique as well as an interest for me was the fact that it was designed with the thought of NYC residents in mind. Most New Yorkers are living in apartments that don’t cover a whole lot of space. It’s home to many but the size doesn’t compare to the family homes available in other areas.
Most security systems require installation, wiring, multiple cameras and a DVR box. Unlike it’s close relatives, the Canary system looks no different from a fancy external hard drive. It connects to the WiFi in the apartment, sync it to your smart phone, and you’re set! It’s got fancy features like motion detection, temperature sensors, humidity and air quality sensors, live viewing of the home and also what seems to be playback as well.
The best thing about it is that its compact. The camera is included in the unit so you don’t need extra wiring. For a smaller apartment that needs a little surveillance, I think this would be perfect!
So like I said, home security systems are hopping on to what is the trend in technology today. At the rate it’s going, I would not be surprised to see even crazier things providing surveillance and safety within homes.
If you've been following Samsung's SmartCam line of IP cameras, you'll be happy to hear that we've finally got a Pan & Tilt version from the SmartCam line.
The newest addition to the family is a sleek black-colored Pan & Tilt capable camera (shown below). I wanted to show you the size of the camera as well as a fun background so please excuse the penguins in the picture.
If you’re somewhat familiar to the SmartCam products, then you’ll quickly be able to notice that the design of this camera is extremely different from previous models. First and foremost, the color of this camera is black while previous SmartCams had all been white. This alone makes the camera more discreet in addition to the design of this new model. As noted by many who tested this camera, the design strikingly resembles that of the NestCam.
Below is an introduction to the SmartCam HD Plus and a list of features that come with the Camera:
With the release of SEW-3043W in January 2016, this baby monitor has definitely grown in popularity. As a result, we have begun to receive many questions regarding this product from curious customers.
This FAQ will serve as the ultimate guide if you are considering purchasing your own SEW-3043 baby monitor. If there are any additional questions, please let us know in the comments section below☺