Technology Amazon Cloud Cam now streams security footage to your browser
Russia Mistakes Video Games for Combat Footage
Russia’s government and state media keep mixing up video games and reality.Russia’s state-run Channel One network ran a segment on the country’s “Defender of the Fatherland Day.” As the segment covered the work of Su-25 “Frogfoot” ground attack pilots in Syria, including one killed earlier this month in combat, the network briefly cut to footage from the realistic first person shooter Arma 3. The footage can be seen here, at the 4:59 mark.
just became decidedly more useful, especially for those moments when you can't pull out your phone. You can watch your live view from your computer through a web portal -- handy if you're at work and want to check on your pet. Web interfaces certainly aren't new to home security cameras, so this was arguably an overdue addition.
There are some updates that give Amazon an edge, though. For one, two-way audio is now available through theand -- you can talk to a family member (or, perish the thought, a burglar) from whatever's convenient. And whichever Echo you have, you can both turn on the Cloud Cam through Alexa as well as receive detection alerts. These might not convince you to buy a Cloud Cam if you weren't already intrigued by the concept, but they make a better case for the device if you live in an Amazon-centric household.
Alphabet’s Outline lets you run your own self-hosted VPN for free .
Jigsaw, an incubator that’s part of Google’s parent company, Alphabet, has launched Outline, an open-source virtual private network (VPN) that you can host on your own server at no charge. As an initiative from the human-rights-focused Jigsaw, Outline is being billed as a tool to help journalists securely connect to their newsdesks, sources, media outlets, and the rest of the open internet from anywhere – even from within the borders of countries that censor some sites and block traffic. While you can use other paid services, the benefit of opting for Outline is that you don’t have to worry about a third party spying on your data as you work online.
Amazon Echo Show: Linking Smart Home Camera to Echo Show
There are a number of ways you can link your Echo Show to your smart home camera. Learn more about Echo Show on Amazon Help: https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=hp_200127470_ec...
Introducing Amazon Cloud Cam Indoor Security Camera
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