Saturday, May 7, 2011

Turn your pc into a surveillance Device and email your phone pics

What is Yawcam?
Yawcam is a shortening for Yet Another WebCAM software, and that's exactly what it is ;-)
More precise Yawcam is a webcam software for windows written in java. The main ideas for Yawcam are to keep it simple and easy to use but to include all the usual features.

Yawcam features:
.: Video streaming
.: Image snapshots
.: Built-in webserver
.: Motion detection
.: Ftp-upload
.: Text and image overlays
.: Password protection
.: Online announcements for communities
.: Scheduler for online time
.: Time lapse movies
.: Run as a Windows service
.: Multi languages

Img: The main window (control panel)

Img: The preview window

Img: Window that shows the viewers.

Img: The settings window

Img: The console window

Img: This is how the image stream can look in a browser.

Img: A scheduler to start and stop the output types on predefined times.

Img: The tray icon and its popup menu.

Img: Settings for the motion detection.

You can find the Yawcam FAQ at

Download Yawcam here

1 comment for "Turn your pc into a surveillance Device and email your phone pics"

  1. nice one...
    liked the motion detection