Apps for Engineers: Vision applications

CFE Media's Apps for Engineers is an interactive directory of engineering-related applications for Apple iOS and Android operating systems from various companies. We've categorized apps by category, company, and type. This month, see these vision applications, including reading QR codes and remote control of IP cameras.

06/21/2015


Apps for Engineers from CFE Media is an interactive directory of engineering-related applications for Apple iOS and Android operating systems from various companies. Mobile apps are categorized apps by category, company, and type. This month, see these vision applications, including reading QR codes and remote control of IP cameras. Click on the Apps for Engineers logo on the right to link to where you can download the CFE Media Apps for Engineers mobile application from Google Play and the iOS App Store.

This app allows users to access video camera, digital video recorder, network recorder, and webcam remotely. Courtesy: Robert ChouIP Cam Viewer Pro

iOS 4.3+, Android 1.6+

Cost: $3.99

Developer: Robert Chou

This app allows users to access video camera, digital video recorder, network recorder, and webcam remotely.

This app provides user with a way to control the tint level of their glass for optimal daylight and comfort. Courtesy: Sage Electrochromics Inc.SageGlass

iOS 6.0+, Android 4.0+

Cost: Free

Company: Sage Electrochromics Inc.

This app provides the user with a way to control the tint level of their glass for optimal daylight and comfort. Users can select pre-defined scenes, adjust and monitor the tint level of a specific zone, or revert to automatic control.

The barcode and QR reader scans any product’s barcode, QR Code or Microsoft Tag and will find more information about the product including prices and reviews. Courtesy: Scanbuy Inc.ScanLife Barcode & QR Reader

iOS 7.0+, Android 3.0+

Cost: Free

Company: Scanbuy Inc.

The barcode and QR reader scans any product's barcode, QR Code or Microsoft Tag and will find more information about the product including prices and reviews. The reader has access to the latest discounts, deals, and special offers from thousands of national and local stores that change based on your interests.

The TVRmobile app allows the user to monitor Interlogix TruVision and UltraView video surveillance equipment from anywhere and features real-time video display for live viewing of up to 16 channels and playback of four channels simultaneously. Courtesy: UTruVision TVRmobile

iOS 4.3+, Android 2.3+

Cost: Free

Company: UTC Fire & Security

The TVRmobile app allows the user to monitor Interlogix TruVision and UltraView video surveillance equipment from anywhere and features real-time video display for live viewing of up to 16 channels and playback of four channels simultaneously.

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