Joyful surveillance :-) (Was: violence...)

Eugene Leitl (
Thu, 30 Sep 1999 18:57:54 -0700 (PDT)

den Otter writes:

> And have you considered the enormous potential of webcams
> (linked to motion detectors)? They could be used for cheap, distributed

Er, a webcam (cum IR cluster lamp) with a little bit of software is already a very powerful motion detector. Furthermore, with video compression and current hard drive size very cost effective long-term recording can be achieved.