Man uses Twitter to monitor house

June 24, 2009 12:59:41 PM PDT
Do you often leave your home wondering if you locked the door or turned off the stove?

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A British computer engineer has designed a house that will make sure you never forget to do these things with a little help from Twitter.

Andy Stanford-Clark has rigged his home with sensors that connect to the micro-blogging Web site that allows him to monitor everything from energy use to open windows, to mouse traps over the Internet.

To learn more about Stanford-Clark and his house that Twitters, visit stanford-clark.com.

BBC video of the house that tweets

Interview with Stanford-Clark

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