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  1. How To Keep Your Cool When Wearing Body Cameras

    How To Keep Your Cool When Wearing Body Cameras
    Spy camera technology is so very sophisticated these days that you can now wear tiny pin hole cameras concealed on your body, without anyone being able to tell. These cameras can be fitted in everything from ties and watches to spectacles, where of course you can control the view and get the very best footage just by angling or tilting...
  2. Rise In Sales Of Breaking Bad- Style Smart Spy Cameras

    Rise In Sales Of Breaking Bad- Style Smart Spy Cameras
    Our experts at Online Spy Shop have spotted a marked increase in the number of people wanting high-tech, smart spy cameras to protect themselves against rogue traders, to keep an eye on potentially neglectful care workers and catch out cheating partners. Our own CEO Steve Roberts was recently featured in an article in the Mirror explaining just why these cameras...
  3. Council Uses Camera To Catch Fly-Tippers - Could It Work In Your Area?

    Council Uses Camera To Catch Fly-Tippers - Could It Work In Your Area?
    Fly-tipping, dumping and littering has become quite a serious and seriously frustrating problem in many areas, but could cameras be the solution? A council in Derbyshire has proven that external CCTV cameras really can help to secure convictions against fly-tippers and others who show complete disrespect for community areas. South Derbyshire District Council has a team of safer neighbourhood wardens...
  4. How GPS Trackers Could Save Your Company's Reputation

    How GPS Trackers Could Save Your Company's Reputation
    Some people think GPS trackers are useful for locating a lost or stolen vehicle and not very much else. On the contrary – these clever devices have a wide range of different functions that can help everyone from individuals to businesses, saving them both time and money. For businesses which use vehicles on a daily basis, GPS vehicle trackers can...
  5. The Best And Worst Places To Conceal A Surveillance Camera

    The Best And Worst Places To Conceal A Surveillance Camera
    Concealing a surveillance camera can be trickier than you might think. If you want to keep your camera out of sight and avoid rousing any suspicion, you’ll need to know a few tricks as well as the main mistakes to avoid. The worst places to hide a camera Whatever you do, don’t fall foul of these rookie camera-hiding mistakes: Behind...
  6. Should Spy Cameras Be Used In Care Homes?

    Should Spy Cameras Be Used In Care Homes?
    There are many useful applications for spy cameras, including the protection of relatives and loved ones. Surveillance cameras and other monitoring systems have been and still are used in care homes, installed by worried people wanting to make doubly sure that their elderly or disabled relatives are receiving the high standard of care they are entitled to. However, the use...
  7. Could You Spot A Hidden Camera? 5 Tell-tale Signs To Look Out For

    Could You Spot A Hidden Camera? 5 Tell-tale Signs To Look Out For
    The best kinds of hidden cameras are those that are just that – hidden, and hard to find. Most people wouldn’t even be aware that a surveillance camera was in the same room as them, because many types are either so small they avoid detection, or are cleverly disguised as common household objects. Of course, most of us will never...
  8. Baby Monitoring Made Easy With Smart Video Cameras

    Baby Monitoring Made Easy With Smart Video Cameras
    It’s normal and natural to worry about your baby at night, especially if you’re a brand new parent and every pause in breathing or unusual noise can be terrifying. Luckily, this is why baby monitors exist, to give you peace of mind that everything is as it should be and alerting you to any issues. Baby monitors come in a...
  9. What Are Your Teenagers Really Up To Online?

    What Are Your Teenagers Really Up To Online?
    With the internet such a big part of modern family life, what your children get up to online when you’re not around can be a huge source of worry. Without becoming too paranoid, there are lots of potential concerns about unsupervised teens using the internet on their laptops and smartphones, including: Viewing adult or otherwise unsuitable material Exposure to negative...
  10. 3 Solutions For Keeping On Top Of All Of Those Pesky Passwords

    3 Solutions For Keeping On Top Of All Of Those Pesky Passwords
    According to recent research, the average number of accounts registered to one UK email address is a staggering 118. We each forget around 37 passwords a year, according to the number of ‘forgot password’ emails the researchers at online security solutions company Dashlane found when rummaging around in the inboxes of over 20,000 participants. More worrying, the typical UK internet...