2015 already four awards at CES: the company Netatmo for consumer electronics has used 2015 the part of the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, to introduce a smart camera for the home on January 4. The special feature of “Welcome” is the face detection.
The camera gets to know the faces of the members of a household – and can notify users about the Smartphone when an unfamiliar face appears, describes the operation of camera in a press release Netatmo. But even then, if people familiar in the field of vision of welcome, a notification is possible. In this way, for example, parents can learn whether their offspring after home school has come.
Privacy In Focus?
According to the manufacturer the privacy of users of welcome to preserve but. In the settings individually who from the camera when about who in the household is informed – does all this themselves. The information collected would be deposited only on an SD card and stored not in the cloud. Nevertheless, the sending of the information is a weakness of the system, because in mobile networks transmitted data can potentially be intercepted.
Welcome is compatible with Android and iOS. The full-HD sensor to record via infrared LED sharp images even in the dark. Already 2015 several products in the run-up to CES were awarded – the camera welcome by Netatmo won in the categories of “smart home”, ‘Digital Application’, “Tech for a better World” and “Home Applications”.