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How does a wireless security camera work?

When security cameras were first invented, there was only one option, wired cameras. Unlike wired cameras, a wireless security camera works without the need for audio or video cables. Instead, video and sometimes audio is transmitted wirelessly from the security...

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When was the first security camera invented?

Some evidence points to the first security camera being invented in 1927 by Russian inventor Leon Thermin renowned for his passion for physics and music, who also invented other forms of surveillance devices such as audio bugs. Some believe that the invention was used...

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What is a closed circuit television (CCTV)?

A closed-circuit television, commonly known as a CCTV system, consists of various electrical and digital devices used to monitor a particular area.  Why is it called a Closed-circuit-television? A CCTV system operates in the same fashion as a television broadcast,...

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A guide to buying home security cameras

A guide to buying home security cameras

CCTV security system is one of the widely accepted solution to securing your loved ones, pets, and private properties. CCTV has been around for decades, and the technology is evolving by the day with options to have a fully customized and functional system. However,...

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Night vision security cameras explained

Night vision security cameras explained

When selecting a security camera to protect a home or business, there are couple of features to consider. These include but are not limited to image resolution, the size of the image sensor but most importantly, the night vision. Night vision is an integral part of a...

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How to Secure Your Home Before Going on Vacation

How to Secure Your Home Before Going on Vacation

When you go on holiday, it's supposed to be a worry-free time. The last thing you want to worry about is the safety of your home while you're away. This is why it's imperative that you institute certain security methods so you can enjoy the trip without the...

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3 Greatest Thieves of all Time

3 Greatest Thieves of all Time

The advent of electronic surveillance and security equipment such as CCTV video surveillance, burglar alarm, electric fence, and infrared fence will make one to believe that no crime should go unnoticed or at least be reduced to bare minimum. It is appalling to see...

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Important security camera features you need

Important security camera features you need

One of the most important aspects in securing your home or business is the humble security camera. Today’s security cameras offer a wide range of high tech features, like low-light technology and motion detection, that make them, now more than ever, a crucial...

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Analog VS IP Security Camera Systems

Analog VS IP Security Camera Systems

In the quest to build a crime-free environment, CCTV security system should be the first line of defense to deter theft, burglary, and any unwanted loitering. Using the right technology would protect and give you peace of mind.CCTV surveillance system is one of the...

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Security Camera Placement guide

Security Camera Placement guide

The annual Bureau of Justice and Statistics survey of 2017 indicates that only 36% of common category property crime was reported to the police. Lack of evidence to help pursue a property crime case that could help bring the culprits to justice might be a reason why...

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