Free older cam
It lets you set up multiple webcams, saves recordings and snapshots to the web, and can be configured to detect movement.
You get a lot of ways to extend the service too, such as alerts sent over text and Twitter when you're away from your desk.
Secure Video Storage in the Cloud Y-cam's cameras store video safely in the cloud when the cameras detect motion.
So even if cameras are damaged or stolen, the video is secure online, not in the camera.
Taking the most convenient option usually means paying the most money—and it's the same story with home surveillance.
If you want an out-of-the-box, off-the-shelf solution, then you're going to have to put your hand in your pocket.
First, install Skype on any webcam-equipped computer in your home, and then set the app to answer incoming video calls automatically.
If you've got an old phone or tablet lying around, then you can turn it into a home security camera.
Choose this option if you have just one or two rooms to keep an eye on.
If you're using a phone or tablet, you might need to set up a custom mount for it to ensure the camera covers the right areas.
Select a position where the device can plug into a power source and connect to your Wi-Fi network—you don't want to lose the video stream suddenly because an old phone's battery drained or its cell signal dropped.