Install a copy of IP Webcam on your Android device.Next, you'll need to install a copy of its software, IP Camera Adapter, on Windows.I will use this with an old phone with broken touch input (but luckily a dpad) and a simple free sim card wich has 30MB data traffic free/month (don't know if providers in other countries offer something like that).
There you have to place the two files (and index.html) attached to this post.Since version 1.3 you can also sent the pictures to an email account or simply store them on sdcard. This also can be combined with my Web Live Wallpaper App easily and your webcam is then visible on your homescreen background all day.Edit: version 2.3: integrated simple webserver (wifi only), added gps location to make interesting moving cameras, ... I will think about the identification/account - may be best the server creates them and my app just asks for a new user - and come back to you when I have got a little more time to put that into the app.Edit: version 2.2: two different background modes (depends on device, no advanced features working in hidden mode but less power) Hey miha: Though you'd need to tweak this to create random directories or accounts or whatever, I've got a pretty heavy duty Linux server with a fat pipe I'd be willing to let you tie your program into so people don't have to have their own server. Originally Posted by d0ugie Hey miha: Though you'd need to tweak this to create random directories or accounts or whatever, I've got a pretty heavy duty Linux server with a fat pipe I'd be willing to let you tie your program into so people don't have to have their own server. works great, both the android part and the server part.For easy setup with a nice user interface have a look at - they offer camera webspace and the ftp setup with Mobile Web Cam is very easy.
For even more possibilities like gallery-hosting, hardware motion detection and housing have a look at ...Also a manual mode is new for when you are running around taking pictures to be uploaded to your website/email account on the go with one simple tap. Invisible Background mode available now to save power or hide the cam.Autofocus can now be used in and the camera can be remote-controlled by sending SMS commands to your phone.So you can buy a somewhat broken phone on ebay (speakers not needed, display doesn't have to work well, ...) and have one of the easiest and cheapest webcam setups possible (I think ...For your personal website webcam you need a php capable server somewhere where the picture can be refreshed.This is a fun app where you can view the webcam of your PC on your phone.