In almost every corner of the street in the big city all video is recorded which is used for the detection of offenders when an offence has occurred. With the help of one or several simple webcams and a computer, it is already possible to make a professional monitoring system. You can do this by using the open source program iSpy.
iSpy is a free computer program that allows webcams, IP cameras and microphones, can be used as security cameras.
The software is used for surveillance cameras in homes and offices for potential thieves to detect and image capture. But it is also used for the observation of babies, animals or machines. Originally, the developer Sean Tearney started this project to help people to the possible existence of UFOS. Nowadays, the software for much more serious purposes, such as monitoring of residential areas in South Africa.
When motion or sound is detected can iSpy another program in operation. So you can, for example, the sound of a barking dog or play lights turn on.
The standard version of iSpy is open source and free. There is also a paid monthly subscription offered that allows you to e-mail alerts, SMS, MMS, and access to video footage from a distance.
After the subscription has ended, you can by logging on to the website of iSpy always the live video view. All you have to do so not at a fixed location.
With the Android app for smartphones and tablets, you can access your bewakingsbeelden. Stream these images live on your mobile or play the movies of the moments that are included automatically when movements were detected.
It is even possible to use the live camera images on your own website to embed. In addition, recorded images with a single click be uploaded to YouTube.
iSpy has the following characteristics:
You can free download iSpy and safe install the latest trial or new full version for Windows 10 (x32, 64 bit) from the official site.