Neonatal Nursery Webcam Gives Parents Peace of Mind (twcnews.com)
State and city officials are warning everyone to stay off the roads if you can during the winter storm, but for some parents that means leaving their premature babies alone in the hospital.
At Levine Children's Hospital they've introduced a camera that parents can access a few hours everyday to hopefully make those moments of separation a little easier.
"Well this is a hard situation to begin with because they're not at home like most healthy babies are, so it creates anxiety," said Casey Ball, who has twins in the Neonatal Progressive Care Nursery. more... 2/26/2015
Connect with EarthCam! View San Francisco skyline and Golden Gate Bridge (tricities.com)
Tired of waking up to the same view every day? Searching for a new city to explore?
Look no further than EarthCam’s live webcam at the Hilton San FranciscoSquare Hotel, which virtually transports you to the California city!
Take an epic look at the surrounding area. Watch the sunrise, travel to landmarks like the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz, or sit back and enjoy the beautiful skyline with EarthCam! more... 2/25/2015
Happy birthday, George Harrison! Celebrate his life with Abbey Road's crossing cam (coventrytelegraph.net)
Today marks the birthday of the 'quiet Beatle', George Harrison, who will have his immense impact on music celebrated worldwide in connection with EarthCam.
Harrison would have celebrated his 72nd birthday today had he been alive, and EarthCam are teaming up with Abbey Road Studios in London to mark the occasion in a unique and memorable style. more... 2/25/2015
Watch the snowy National Mall in real time with this new webcam (technical.ly)
Don’t want your tippy toes to get cold? You can watch the snowed-in National Mall from home today, thanks to a new camera placed on the Smithsonian Castle’s North Flag Tower by webcam network EarthCam. more... 2/18/2015
Laissez bon temps rouler ... via webcam (blogs.mercurynews.com)
Couldn’t make it to NOLA for Mardi Gras this year? Take a digital stroll down Bourbon Street instead.
Yes, you can enjoy the bawdy festivities vicariously through the EarthCam webcam in the French Quarter. When we checked, crowds were massing on Bourbon Street and its balconies for the pre-Lenten bacchanalia. more... 2/18/2015
Barber's clever plan to 'cut' waiting times with webcam in shop (theboltonnews.co.uk)
A BOLTON barber has created an innovative new tool that is “trimming” his customer’s waiting times.
Scott Patel, who owns Scotts Barbers in Winter Hey Lane has worked with a friend to create an idea called “barbercam”, where customers can see how busy his barbershop is before setting off for a haircut. more... 2/18/2015
Your iPhone Might Make You a Reality TV Star (technologyreview.com)
The first time I learned about live streaming was also the first time I realized you could play shuffleboard in Brooklyn, at the Royal Palms Shuffleboard Club.+
As my friends and I learned the rules, my teammate, Kevin Porter, started talking to his iPhone. He’d just downloaded Yevvo, he explained. The premise was simple—everything his phone could see and hear, his followers could also see and hear. His girlfriend had stayed home that night, but she was (hypothetically) watching his every move, thanks to this app. He had become the star of his own reality television show, albeit with a very small audience, and we were all his cast mates. more... 2/18/2015
How to Watch the National Mall in Real Time (dcinno.streetwise.co)
Want to see what's going on around the National Mall but don't feel like putting on pants? Now you can, thanks to a partnership between the Trust for the National Mall, the Smithsonian Institution and New York-based startup EarthCam.
As you can see in the image above, the camera, donated by EarthCam, shows the view from the Smithsonian Castle’s North Flag Tower facing north and west. At the moment it's a beautiful, if snowy, day out, but time-lapse videos and panoramic views will be part of the offering from EarthCam too. The partnership was arranged in part to promote the next stage of the National Mall turf restoration project. The second part of the effort started in October and is supposed to create a healthy green lawn that won't need as much water or other resources to flourish. more... 2/17/2015
Mardi Gras 2015 Live Stream: How To Watch Fat Tuesday Festivities Online (digitaltimes.com)
EarthCam also has live webcams on Bourbon Street, which is the main street where most of the celebrations will be taking place, and has been hosting an annual Mardi Gras live feed since 1999. Wondering about how risqué things can get with people getting drunk and ladies on the hunt for Mardi Gras beads? Well, the footage will be authentic and there will be no editing, so you can see anything. more... 2/16/2015
Visit Mardi Gras through live camera feed (courier-journal.com)
Can’t make it to New Orleans for the big party this week but still want to peek in on Mardi Gras?
Check out Bourbon Street and inside Cat’s Meow Karaoke with the aid of EarthCam’s live-streaming webcam. Founded in 1996, EarthCam provides live-streaming video and time-lapse construction cameras for corporate, tourism and government clients in major cities around the world. more... 2/16/2015