Artist Aram Bartholl (creator of CAPTCHA
has embedded USB sticks in various walls, buildings and curbs accessible throughout New York City for Dead Drops
: "an anonymous, offline, peer to peer file-sharing network in public space." (Flickr
) [more inside]
is a video-game with real life consequences. Each alien in the game is created based on a random file on the player's computer. If the player kills the alien, the file it is based on is deleted. If the players ship is destroyed, the application itself is deleted." via
is back (kind of). It was such an unbelievably awesome file sharing program that its makers had to pull their peer caches after being served a cease and desist order in September 2005. Now it has been reincarnated as MXpie
. Even better . . . it's not spyware or adware.
- A Collection of Unexpected Photography
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