California : Soon, Google CCTV cameras may secure your house from intruders, says IANS. The multinational corporation is reportedly planning to buy home security camera firm Dropcam. San Francisco-based Dropcam offers a $150 internet-connected camera.

The camera is controlled from a special app. Using the special app, users can see live feeds, zoom and record footage. It also has a night vision mode, two-way talk back and digital zoom, said a report on tech blog The Information.

“Google’s Nest division is plotting a move into the home-security market and has considered acquiring connected camera-maker Dropcam to accelerate the push, according to several people close to Google,” the blog reported. Google has recently bought a thermostat company Nest.

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