Dead Drops is an anonymous, offline, peer to peer file-sharing network in public space. The artist, Aram Bartholl, injects USB flash drives into walls, buildings, and curbs accessible to the public. Anyone is invited to hook in to drop or find files on a dead drop. There are just 5 in NYC so far, but he hopes to add more, as well in other cities soon.
I’m sure it’s only a matter of time before they’re loaded with free porn, but nice idea none the less.