Space Soft Labs have dismissed accusations that the application raises serious issues of invasion of privacy and national security claiming that Satellite Live is the “ultimate webcam” allowing you to observe only what people are doing in public areas – much like webcams do – but in crystal clear, high definition detail, anywhere on the globe.
This can be anything from your local street to Times Square in New York or the middle of the Gobi desert.
They were apparently concerned that major interests would try to “block” the launch of the app if it had become public knowledge that it was in development.
The application uses some of the latest military and space-age technology used by NASA in their last 3 space missions.
This only becomes important if you are configuring external access.
Administration password: Type in a password of your choice here.
May 1st, 2009 by Greg Innes With the image transfer feature found in many IP cameras you can store a number of images in a central location as an archive for security purposes or maybe for building a time-lapse movie.
We will be using File Zilla which is a free FTP solution.
This was a new use of Internet technology in 1996 and some viewers were interested in its sociological implications while others watched it for sexual arousal.
The Jenni Cam website coincided with a rise in surveillance as a feature of popular culture, exemplified by the 1998 film The Truman Show and reality television programs such as Big Brother, and as a feature of contemporary art and new media art.
From a sociological point of view, Jenni Cam was an important early example of how the internet could create a cyborg subject by integrating human images with the internet.
As such, Jenni Cam set the stage for conversations regarding the relationship of technology and gender.
The application has been apparently developed in complete confidentiality with only a few of Space Soft Lab’s most important developers assigned to the project.