Category Archives: IP-Camera

Revisiting+ WLX-652 e/w SnakeOS

NOTE: This was originally a May, 2015 post but I just revised it today, June 26, 2016. Back in 2012 I wrote about the SnakeOS flashed WLX-652 device ( See Original Post ). As I said then, I actually purchased … Continue reading

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A refresh of my revisit of the WLX-652

My IP-Camera image gallery solution described in my PREVIOUS POST was working well for browsers other than Firefox. Firefox doesn’t handle cache like other browsers. The retrieved images were cached and even a page refresh would not retrieve a new … Continue reading

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Simple Electrical Outlet Control Over Internet via IP-Camera

Numerous Chinese eBay sellers inexpensively sell wireless remote control electrical outlets of the type shown below. For examples simply search “IR Remote Control Outlet” on eBay. You will find them for sale for as little as $3.68 US. The socket … Continue reading

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Odd 555 application

I am posting a circuit that appears to be an odd 555 application.It is a controller board for a Chinese made infrared floodlight. The board takes the output of a Light Defined Resistor on the floodlight’s LED board and switches … Continue reading

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FOSCAM FI904W IP-Camera IR Light Modification

Back in June of this year (2012) I responded to a post by “skyking” on the OpenIPCam.com forum. Skyking was experiencing the same issue as me that rendered useless the motion detection feature with a camera equipped with¬†integral¬†InfraRed (IR) lights, … Continue reading

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