Home Camera's secret sauce is being able to e-mail you when you're not there.
You can have it send you an SMS alert, or an e-mail--both of which can link to the video or a snapshot.
We're on the tail end of the summer vacation season, which according to the FBI is one of the peak periods of home burglaries. If not, there are a handful of ways to turn a computer into a tool that will alert you if someone's there who shouldn't be.
The app lets you set whether you want to capture all of the motion within the frame or just a part of it.
I used it to track motion in a specific part of my workplace: CNET colleague Rafe Needleman's office door.
i Cam has been featured on the Today Show, CNN, and Good Morning America in addition to the "Dog Lover" i Phone TV Ad - uses include baby monitor, pet cam, nanny cam, spy cam, and security camera.
Record and playback Motion Events and Receive Push Notifications on your i Phone, i Pod touch, or i Pad when Motion is Detected by your i Cam Source(s) - Visit video demonstrations.
Fortunately for me it did because if I ever had to figure out all the router settings and jargon manually I wouldn't get far.