Dropcam Google aquire The security camera firm Dropcam provides a camera that is connected to the Internet for $150, and Google is said to be planning to acquire Dropcam. Dropcam can be controlled by a special app available that enables users to see live video feeds, zoom and record video footage. Moreover, the Dropcam camera features a two-way talk back, night vision option and digital zoom as reported by the The Information tech blog. The tech blog also mentioned that according to sources close to Google, its Nest division is planning go into the home-security market and has thought of buying Dropcam to speed up the realization of the plan.