Man Hooks Up Smoke Alarm To News & Tweet Alerts

Not exactly a legal post but we thought this might amuse some of you….

Jer Thorp  an artist and educator from Vancouver, Canada and former geneticist, (his digital art practice explores the boundaries between science and art) is worried that the world might end without him knowing about it…

So he’s hooked up a fire alarm to his news alerts . He sets up alerts that are triggered when stories with specific keywords or descriptors are published.

Read what he does here