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Remote control and *view* your phone camera with Android Wear

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13th July 2014, 05:18 PM   |  #1  
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Just wrote an Android Wear app to remote control *and view* your cell phone camera live. I have a series of other hacks I plan to do in the near future but here's a start. Open source too so hope people can help contribute and make it better! Welcome feedback, pull requests, suggestions.

On the play store:
https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...era.wearcamera

Source on GitHub:
https://github.com/dheera/android-wearcamera

Post on my website:
http://dheera.net/projects/android-wearcamera
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13th July 2014, 05:22 PM   |  #2  
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Now you can spy on people and take photos of them without them knowing it xD
13th July 2014, 06:02 PM   |  #3  
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Very cool app. Works well. Thanks for this!!

Sent from my HTC One M8
16th July 2014, 07:50 PM   |  #4  
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This is brilliant!!! Absolutely brilliant!!!

Well done!
18th July 2014, 04:07 AM   |  #5  
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Totally awesome app!
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I've made a bunch of updates to Wear Camera Remote since the first release now. I've added basic support for turning the flash on/off and switching between front/rear camera. But I'm doing it differently than all those paid apps (e.g. Pixtocam) in that I want the UI to blend in well with Google's UI. Also small buttons on a smartwatch is awful to use.

More features to come in the future when I get time, stay tuned. Or if someone wants to help extend this vision, it *is* an open source GPL project.

New UI
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24th August 2014, 04:54 PM   |  #8  
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Tried this, awesome!! thanks
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Awsome app !

Can you consider for the next version to be able to disable the screen on the phone ?
8th September 2014, 03:38 AM   |  #10  
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It's this for nexus devices only or all phones? It doesn't seem to work on my LG G3.

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