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We have lots of home security camera reviews on the most popular models and some brands you may not have heard about.

Wasserstein Nest Cam AC Outlet Mount

Accessories

Articles discussing accessories for home security cameras. We uncover add-ons to improve device usability and positioning.

How to Remove a DropCam or Nest Cam from the Stand

How To

Home security documentation is often hard to find. We share our tips learned from using these cameras.

Ring Indoor Cam Review

The Ring Indoor Cam is a recently announced entry from the company best known for their doorbell cameras.  A traditional low cost indoor model was missing from their lineup and this fills the void. This isn’t our first rodeo with Ring.  We previously looked at the Ring Doorbell and Ring…

Wyze Sense Contact and Motion Sensor Review

Finally got around to checking out the new Wyze Sense components. Today, Wyze offers a bridge, door/window contact sensors and a motion sensor.  We will discuss setup, typical usage and integration with other devices. The Wyze Cam V2 1080P Indoor Smart Home Camera with Wyze Sense Starter Kit includes the…

How to Run a Blink XT2, Blink XT or Blink without Batteries

The Blink lineup of cameras have one of the longest battery lives of all the wireless devices out there.  With normal use, you should see two years.  However for those that frequently use live view, the battery life could be far less.  For those situations, we discuss how to run…

How to Insert a Micro SD Card into a Yi Dome Camera

Adding a micro SD card into a Yi Dome camera is an inexpensive way to increase the amount of video that can be accessed with the app.  It’s also the only way to view motion events when the internet is not available. Documentation isn’t easily available for many cameras these…

Blink XT2 Smart Security Camera Review

The Blink XT2 Outdoor/Indoor Smart Security Camera is the latest entry from Blink.  Most specs are the same from the prior generation.  The introduction of two-way talk via a rear mounted speaker and enhanced recording ability set this apart from the earlier generations. We encountered the first generation from Blink…

How to Attach a Blink XT to a Gutter or Soffit

We are big fans of the Blink XT.  It has a long battery life, provides an excellent video quality and has free cloud.  What’s not to like?  Maybe the bracket that comes with the camera.  It’s very limiting in terms of locations that you can use it.  Ideally, an outdoor…