Online room cam
There are two main types of surveillance cameras – those that record onto an SD card and those that are connected to the internet.
They’re much easier to purchase now – anyone can buy them off the shelf from Amazon or Ebay.” Although Roberts suggests getting a professional company in to check if you want to be completely sure you’re not being recorded, there are some things a layman can do to check for cameras.The latest came to light on 28 November, when Jason Scott tweeted a picture of a camera hidden inside a motion detector that his unnamed colleague discovered in an Airbnb apartment.“In ‘oh, that’s a thing now’ news, a colleague of mine thought it odd that there was a single ‘motion detector’ in his Airbnb in the bedroom and voila, it’s an IP camera connected to the web,” he tweeted.“Turn all the lights off and shine a torch slowly into every inch of the room – any camera lenses will reflect back the light.” Worried that the mirror might be two-way? “The fingernail test is old but it still works,” says Roberts. In a real mirror, you can’t reach your finger in the reflection.But if you can touch your own finger in the reflection, that’s a problem.