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14
Jun
15

NEW REVIEWS COMING SOON

Network Camera Critic Readers,

NEW REVIEWS ARE COMING

The blog will continue and new reviews will be posted soon. Network Camera Critic has been an invaluable source of information for many who are looking to build home systems. Not only are we keeping all of the existing posts, but we will be making some changes shortly. You will continue to have new and reliable reviews on all of the latest and greatest in the security industry.

Make sure to look out for new posts and bookmark NCC for all of our latest updates.

Sincerely,

Family of NCC

29
Mar
15

Carl, Network Camera Critic- 1956 – 2015

It is with a heavy heart that we must inform you that Carl unexpectedly passed away this week. You have known him as the webs best go to security camera specialist. We knew him as a loving father, caring husband, and great mentor. This is a sad loss for the security camera industry. His reviews were the most thorough, unbiased and in-depth  resource on the industries’ most popular cameras. Carl had the most loyal followers, and this site brought him so much  joy. Thank you for sharing this journey with Carl.

Sincerely,

Rebecca, Charlie, Nicole, and Dalton

12
Mar
15

Hikvision Firmware Warning

Hikvision has been recently manufacturing cameras with 5.2.5 and 5.2.8 firmware. If you try and install firmware older than this, it will likely make the camera inoperable. There’s no official release of this firmware so it should not be installed on existing cameras. Doing so may void your warranty.

16
Sep
14

Intel NUC DN2820FYKH (Celeron) as an NVR Server

Many have asked if they can run NVR software on the Celeron version of the NUC. The advantage of this version is that it costs a lot less, about $130 making it a very appealing alternative to an NVR because of it’s low power consumption, flexibility and size.

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10
Mar
14

New discussion forum for network camera enthusiasts

Many people angry with the German owned cam-it forum for their strict censorship are abandoning that forum and going to a new forum, IPCamTalk found at http://www.ipcamtalk.com.

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16
May
12

Surveillance Technology Roadshow

GSS, a distributor is doing a free technology roadshow at various locations including Los Angeles (6/12), Cleveland (8/7) and Richmond, VA (7/10). This is a good way to meet camera manufacturers, see their latest products and ask questons. Mobotix, Messoa, Geovision, QNAP, RayTec and Kintera are presenting. Resellers and consumers are welcome. Breakfast & lunch provided.
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02
Apr
12

ISC West 2012

This is my first ISC show and it was much larger than I expected. The Expo hall had over 900 exhibiting vendors including surveillance cameras, home automation, access control as well as supporting trades for example companies selling wire, tools, gates, even Ford had a display selling armoured vehicles for tactical law enforcement operations.
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