Types of Nanny Cams
There are two main types of "nanny cams:" hidden and exposed. Both serve the same function, but have different intent and legal implications.
Dangers Of Nanny Cams
Nanny cams allow you to keep an eye on your child and sitter, but it’s a gateway for creeps too. One couple discovered a breach in their nursery camera when they heard music coming from their child’s bedroom. Another was horrified to find a hacker saying lewd things to their child after taking control of a webcam.
While you install nanny cams and indoor cameras to protect your children, they can inflict harm if they’re hacked. Here are a few ways to prevent this from happening
This interior and nanny camera information can help you keep your kids safer. However, if you’re shopping for a nanny cam because you suspect a caretaker of abuse or neglect, you should go with your gut and find a replacement. Cameras can help keep an eye on your kids and show you what’s going on, but you’re the only one who will be able to intervene if necessary.
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