Make Your Own Baby Night Vision Video Monitor…Again

So, a while back, I posted about how to hack your own baby monitor. However, it was all fairly easy and didn't require that much geekery. This time, however, I have gone all out and have produced what I think is a neat little set-up. I am using a small thin-client PC, an HP T5700 with only … Continue reading Make Your Own Baby Night Vision Video Monitor…Again

Stream Live Audio from a Microphone in Near Real Time in Ubuntu

I have been endeavouring over the past few months to hack my own baby monitor. I initially kinda cheated, by using an IP-webcam.  However, that isn't nearly as geeky as using a PC and USB webcam (plus, I also wanted night-vision, and IP-webcams with nightvision are not cheap). I got myself a cheap USB webcam … Continue reading Stream Live Audio from a Microphone in Near Real Time in Ubuntu