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How to Create a Remotely Viewable, Motion-Sensing Home Security System with Your iDevice and Spare Webcams

I have never been one to reinvent the wheel – if the information is already out there on the web. Last year Lifehacker wrote a fabulous article on How to Create a Remotely Viewable, Motion-Sensing Home Security System with Your iDevice and Spare Webcams. I added Dropbox (remote file storage) to the mix so that if my electronics do get ripped off – I’ll be able to see the face(s) of my B&E attacker(s).

ipcamYou can check out iCam’s daddy at SKJM, LLC.

To set up iCam to upload remotely to Dropbox click on the Motion Detection tab and click on CHANGE (Motion Events Folder) and select Dropbox > OPEN

Comment left on my Facebook page by David: “Goes on vacation, spends all day watching home.” 

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