HomeThe Wapcam Project aims to control and access a webcam linked to yuor PC at home, in whatever situation, especially while in mobility.
Usually, a simple web browseris enough, but for resource limited devices such as mobile phones or PDAs, there is WapcamLet, a Java mobile software to download freely onto your mobile.
¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬† ¬† ¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬† IP Cam are becoming popular, autonom and performant. Their price is still high.
However, everyone owns a webcam worth a few dozen euros (or dollars) which mostly have a sufficient quality. WapcamServer offers you and your webcam the same possibilities than a IP cam, more expensive, and more...
- Access your webcam from wherever on the net
- Publish yourself your webcam on internet, on your website, your blog, etc...
- Simplified network configuration
- Motion detection and alert submission by email, FTP.
- Downloads your shared files
For screenshots, you can consult the screenshots page.
A demo of the publication service is available here, as well as on the blog.
¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬† WapcamLet is a midlet that connects to your webcam from your mobile phone and retrieves images for you.
More convenient than a wap browser, WapcamLet handles the security of the connection with WapcamServer, the adaptation of images (size and type) to fit your handheld's display. It can too work with any IP camera (or image server).
A preview of WapcamLet on emulator is available here.