What To Do When The Internet Stops Working

It all started with overnight alerts from my Honeywell RTH9580WF Wi-Fi Smart Thermostat telling me the system was unavailable.  That’s the first time I ever got those types of alerts.  I immediately jumped into the Nest App to view one of several Nest Cam indoor cameras.  Yup, my internet was down in my second home and I wasn’t planning to be there again for several weeks. Now, I would have expected the Nest Cams to tell me about this via email alerts as I have it setup to do that but they never did.  I have not looked into the cause of this but … Read more

Uniden APPCAM 24HD Indoor WiFi IP Camera Review

The Uniden APPCAM 24HD Indoor WiFi IP Camera is made by a well respected consumer electronics company not necessarily known for home security cameras.  Based upon what’s on the market, it looks like Uniden is trying to establish a presence in what has become a significant marketplace. The Uniden APPCAM 24HD enters a crowded field of home security cameras with 720p video and a basic app.  The specs and footprint are somewhat similar to the Guardzilla All-In-One HD Video Security System and YI Home Camera Wireless IP Security Surveillance System but without a cloud feature.  Let’s take a look at our hands-on experience with this … Read more