The phone, like the camera, with Perch

The phone, like the camera, with Perch

in the past I made several tutorials related surveillance systems, surveillance cameras, NVR and even, phone use IP broadcast camera or webcam.
Today I will present a service that has a phone app that turns him on the latter, a true IP camera with motion detection. Besides, Perch service, as so is called, helps video recorder, which will store it in the cloud, servers Perch. Everything is free for now, because Perch is in Beta phase, and records are maintained 7 days.
What can be used Perch?
1. If you have an older phone, which gather dust in the drawer. Can we promoted to the camera.
2. If we need surveillance home or office desk for short periods.
3. Surveillance pets left behind by the neck key.
4. Spying some friends in a bar (leave your phone on the table Perch on)
5. Surveillance housing with motion detection (receiving instant notifications).
Perch is a free moment, because it is in Beta phase. If you later when snooping fee, you are not satisfied, you can watch IP Webcam tutorialAnd you can get the same thing, less storage cloud.
Some tutorials services or applications in the same category:
1. Recovering stolen phone with Cerberus (my recommendation)
2. Use DSLR broadcast by webcam for better view.
3. Backup automatically or spy SMS and call history in the cloud.
Perch, cloud service
Perch, Android app

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About Cristian Cismaru

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  1. But the phone that we want to use it as a webcam and it must be necessarily connected to the Internet, no.?

  2. I figure if you show me the picture recording in chrome. if you do not give registration Says: This room is connected but not recording. Turn on recording in Settings

    in live preview does not work? necessarily have to register to be able to see what we recorded?

  3. marcghi said

    I tried two phones and an Android box and regardless of connection net (3g, lan or wifi) you give up or sign in sign says NO NETWORK CONNECTION. What could I try to go? Thank you.
    I saw that the room can be added to desktop or laptop.

  4. Hello I can do a tutorial on how to root the Galaxy android s4 5.0.1?
    There are tutorials on the net but after I root at as shown in the video could mean that certain applications that require root not working fully. Could that be the reason? Not have been right at the root or simply the galaxy android s4 5.0.1 not work completely right? I tried enabler applications or applications such as move2sd cheatengine and gives me error.

  5. Cristi Hello!
    Can you recommend a good network card for desktop ???
    Sorry to post here!

    Thank you very much!

  6. CRIS a tutorial if possible TVs this May iefitne that smart nus d eexemplu philipsh PHH 4000 / 88. . settings etc / and as a TV aalegem cheaper nonsmart. if it's possible

  7. Ervin Szondi said

    I did not understand, the notification comes on the same phone filming?

    • Not necessarily! The notification comes into the email account that you used when signing up. DOB same address can be used on another phone, not necessarily on your filming.

  8. Sry for off topic:

    What do you think about this SSD? The world is crying, but it really? You are in the field can make plain.

    Thank you.

  9. Adrian Cristea or I have a proposal about a tutorial namely to make one of you a tutorial that is the difference in television's card or cl cl + and IPTV is differences of the two. as I searched the net and found nothing concrete nam

  10. "3. Surveillance pets left behind key neck. "
    Our children are pets ???

    • I too am a parent ... it was a joke. I meant no children. I meant the animals who remain at home alone.
      The joke in detail.
      It was a reference to the paradoxical breeding of pets, while the birth rate falls ...! I mean, kids have been replaced pet, the insecurity that it inspires societetea and that it promotes selfishness system. It says an animal, does not require much attention / responsibility / allocated budget, but somewhere, can satisfy maternal instinct / pattern. People think of animals, you can discard without too many repercussions?
      In Japan, currently, there are several newly adopted pets than children infants.

      • Glad to see that someone thinks. Moreover it and novel. Congratulations.
        What you have described should make us all going on where and how fast mankind is heading. Sooner or later….

  11. the civilized world birth rate is declining because people scares reality and uncertain future! A normal person is not on the children as long as the company did not grant any sprijin.asta is why the world is filled namely europe Pakistani, Indian, Moroccan, Chinese etc.raspunsul you can find a little higher in the comment!

    • It means that we should be proud of declining birthrates; including us, finally, in the civilized world. Even our president ....
      Perhaps the citizens of Pakistan, India, Morocco, etc., receive substantial aid from the state, the kids afford to pour into one.

    • If the system shows this uncertainty does not mean that reality is the same. As he said Cristi, Asians do not believe that first aid, on the contrary, are a little short on "salary". Society today washes world brain with the idea that you are not good parent if you do not provide BMW and house 2 levels in children, as such we do until you have something to offer, that never or can you find it normal to make child 50 years (if you can) that can then sit tight material, but does not're a selfish parent giving your child only your old age without energy? ... .. can you be a good parent even if material you're limited in what you offer. But it's right to act with respect to all, as is each to balance what is moral and immoral, and then to choose. Consequences shoot them each by choice

  12. Good ziua.In First I would like to congratulate all the information impartasite.Faceti an excellent job and calitatr ... In the 2 th place, about this tutorial, we used a similar application that I was very pleased and me that others would love to know it. This is the page of the "" and can be found in the Play Store for Android

  13. Popescu Georghe said

    Do not go on the Samsung Galaxy S plus and Xiaomi Redmire 2 notes. Cera does not activate video!

  14. Salut.As like to know if something can be done with a camera DLINK DCS5222LB, that mistake I made firmawe updating through WiFi, although it was made asa.Acum room has red light aprins.Am tried to reset but does not happen nimic.Merci fain

  15. I solved with an email sent to D-link, and they sent me the procedure to reinstall the camera.

  16. Hi, I fail to see where videos saved, or what should I do for saving them somewhere. A little help?

  17. Hello guys, Perch stops working, can you recommend something as good? I found some similar software but with a limited number of free hours. Thank you.

  18. Bravo Cristi. I'd like to see you. Is it possible on Email?

  19. How do I take into account that he does not say I do not have the net but I helped pls

  20. How do I take into account that he does not say I do not have the net but I helped pls

  21. costel said

    hi. no more application?

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