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  • How to Setup Home Surveillance with Zoneminder on Linux OS
  • How to Setup Home Surveillance with Zoneminder on Linux OS

How to Setup Home Surveillance with Zoneminder on Linux OS

Today I'm going to show you how to setup a low cost home surveillance system using an old laptop running Ubuntu 12.04. I'm going to install Zoneminder which is a FREE Linux video camera security and surveillance solution. Then once we have Zoneminder setup for capturing events, I'm going to show you how to create a low cost hidden motion sensing camera using the Raspberry Pi and a Logitech C270 web camera. This will also be our hidden FTP/samba network storage server just in case any bad guys decide to break into your home..[...]

  • STOP Online Advertisers following you
  • STOP Online Advertisers following you

STOP Online Advertisers following you

Have you ever wondered how websites know what you're interested in buying? For example your browsing the internet looking for a new iPhone. The next minute you notice that there is a bunch of advertising recommending Apple iPhone or Samsungs Galaxy S4. Perhaps an advert pops up that is aimed directly at you. How does that web-page know you're looking for a new Smart-phone? Something very creepy is going on.[...]

  • Create your own Ubuntu Webserver in VirtualBox
  • Create your own Ubuntu Webserver in VirtualBox

Create your own Ubuntu Webserver in VirtualBox

About 4 months ago I decided to move all my data to a Network Attached Storage device. This choice allows me the freedom to access my data on any device throughout the office, home or remote location. After researching the internet I discovered a popular, cost effective, solution was a HP Microserver N54L. The next step would be choosing a operating system. I choose Windows 8 Professional. If you would like to know more about setting up a HP Microserver N54L running Windows 8 Pro please [...]