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

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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Customising SecuritySpy’s Web Interface

SecuritySpy has a built-in web server that allows remote viewing of live camera streams as well as access to previously-captured footage and settings. We sometimes get asked by customers how to customise the appearance of these web pages for various reasons, such as to change colours, add branding, modify text etc. The procedure is quite simple, [...]

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