nannycam

nannycam

(NANNY CAMera) A camera in a baby's bedroom connected to one or more monitors in the house. The term may also refer to Web cameras placed throughout the house in order to observe a nanny's behavior and care giving when the parents are away from home. See network camera and parental control software.
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But lurking within this monument to mammon was a hint of the price of opulence: NannyCam.
NannyCam is a tiny, wireless video camera that allows parents to keep tabs on their kids' baby sitters.
There's something inherently creepy about NannyCam, beyond its Big Brother quality.
The existence of NannyCam raises some uncomfortable questions: If you're so suspicious of your baby sitters that you feel compelled to spy on them, why in the world would you entrust your children to their care?
In America, covert surveillance cameras known as nannycams are big business as concerned parents seek assurance that their children are being properly cared for.