The webcam is turning into an ever more powerful addition to our computers. We have already seen what you can do with PlayStation Eye. Ray-Ban has the virtual mirror, and now you will soon be able to control your computer via your web cam too.
The technology comes from Mgestyk, and allows you to control games, viewing photos, and browsing the net, apart from simply being able to control the mouse-cursor itself.
Live view of Hekla volcano. Hekla is 1.491 meter high volcano, located in the highlands of Iceland. Scientists believe that Hekla is likely to erupt soon and if that happens – you will be able to watch it happen live. The webcam was installed in partnership between Iceland´s National Radio, Iceland´s Civil Protection Department and Siminn telephone. Please note that daylight is limited in Iceland during winter. The picture will be best from 11am until 3pm GMT. Visit Hekla Webcam
Northern State Prkwy west of South Oyster Bay Rd Live View
BAYVILLE AVENUE, BAYVILLE – Long Island Expressway to Exit 41N to Route 106 North to West Main Street. Turn left onto West Main Street. Continue on West Main Street which turns into West Shore Drive (along Oyster Bay Harbor) to the end. Make a left onto Bayville Road/Bayville Avenue and proceed to beach entrance on the right. Continue to entrance booth.
OYSTER BAY – Long Island Expressway to Exit 41N to Route 106N to Audrey Avenue. Turn left and proceed three blocks to Larrabee Avenue. Turn right into the parking lot.
SHORE ROAD, GLENWOOD LANDING – Long Island Expressway or Northern State, etc. to Route 107 North. Proceed on Route 107 (which becomes Cedar Swamp Road) for several miles. Turn left onto Glenwood Road (Glen Head Road). Cross Glen Cove Road and Glen Cove Avenue and proceed to Shore Road. Turn right onto Shore Road to Tappen Beach, park is 1/4 mile on left. Read the rest of this entry »