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Monday, 01 November, 2010

Advances In File Sharing
(with comments)

It's called Dead Drops.

‘Dead Drops’ is an anonymous, offline, peer to peer file-sharing network in public space. I am ‘injecting’ USB flash drives into walls, buildings and curbs accessible to anybody in public space. You are invited to go to these places (so far 5 in NYC) to drop or find files on a dead drop.

Plug your laptop to a wall, house or pole to share your favorite files and data. Each dead drop contains a readme.txt file explaining the project.

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(Thanks samP)


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  1. By Evil KLown. Comment posted 01-Nov-2010 @09:14am:
    Yeah, um ... I reckon not.
  2. By Minderbinder. Comment posted 01-Nov-2010 @09:34am:
    All the fun of geo-caching with the same amount of risk as unprotected sex in a SF bathhouse. I'll join EK on the bench.
  3. By MAPLE LEAF. Comment posted 01-Nov-2010 @10:35am:
    And I thought geocaching was lame...
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