Bensoftware

Producing high-quality video software for the Mac

Bensoftware is a software company producing high-quality video software for the Mac. Our flagship product is SecuritySpy, a powerful video surveillance software solution for monitoring your home or business. Find out more about Bensoftware or view a complete list of our software products. We post regular updates on twitter and also have a blog for information and articles related to our software.


Latest articles from our blog

How To Achieve Effective Motion Detection

SecuritySpy’s motion detection algorithm employs many techniques in order to accurately detect real motion events while minimising the rate of false-positive detections. But besides an effective algorithm, there are many choices about the setup and configuration of your video surveillance system that will help achieve reliable motion detection – these are outlined below. 1. Camera […]

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Adding Live Video To Any Web Page

This tutorial will show you how to add live video from SecuritySpy to your own web page. This does involve editing the HTML of your web page, but it’s relatively simple. Our favourite tool for this is TextMate. Firstly, you must set up SecuritySpy for remote monitoring, so that it can be accessed over the […]

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SecuritySpy Screensaver Tutorial

The SecuritySpy screensaver allows you to view live video from one or more SecuritySpy servers, as a full-screen screensaver on your Mac. This can be a convenient and useful way to monitor your cameras, and this tutorial will show you how to set this up. The screensaver works by connecting to SecuritySpy’s web interface to […]

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