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Baby Monitor with Wireless Night Vision Camera
With the right tech, you can watch your little one sleeping peacefully from any room in your home.
With the right tech, you can watch your little one sleeping peacefully from any room in your home.
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Back in the day, people kept an "eye" on their sleeping babies by using their ears: Silence was a good thing. No crying or screaming equals a soundly sleeping child, right? Then audio baby monitors hit the market, and parents could be aware of every whimper from anywhere in the house. But silence was still a good thing. Then came video monitors, and parents could be aware of their child's every movement from anywhere in the house -- because what if silence isn't a good thing? Now we have monitors with wireless, multi-angle, night vision cameras and handheld LCD screens. Is this a good thing? We say anything that gives parents a little peace of mind in the middle of the night can't be entirely bad.


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