X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

Flashkus Concept Saves Your Data and is Ready for Recycling

by Shane McGlaun
Advertisement

The latest concept design from Art Lebedev Studio is an unusual one. If the Art Lebedev Studio sounds familiar, you probably recognize the name as the people that teased us with lots of cool looking OLED keyboards for years. The latest project from the design house is called Flashkus.

What you are looking at is a block of four cardboard disposable flash drives that have different amounts of storage on them. You just rip one off when you need to store data or share data with someone and they can slip them into a USB port to read the data. You could also write directly on the cardboard drive to label their contents.

flashkus-3

The only downside I see is that it doesn’t make a lot of sense to use a 16GB flash drive only once. I would assume the design would be robust enough to allow for multiple uses, but who knows.

flashkus-2

The other rub is that the outer shell of most flash drives isn’t where much of the cost comes in, it’s the actual NAND inside, which would cost the same in the Flashkus. These would have to be much cheaper than a normal flash drive to make sense.

flashkus_usb_drive

Hot Deals in the Technabob Shop:



Comments are closed for posts older than 90 days.

Comments (2):

  1. edgar says:

    Am I interested in knowing that cost has?

  2. It worth only if it could be used multiple times. BTW how much does it cost?

More from Awesomer Media...

Imperial Coffee Stirrer

Imperial Coffee Stirrer

Wasteland Oddities Leather Zippos

Wasteland Oddities Leather Zippos

Dodge Challenger GT AWD to Land in Q1 2017 with V6 Only

Dodge Challenger GT AWD to Land in Q1 2017 with V6 Only

McLaren Extended Warranty Covers Cars up to 12 Years

McLaren Extended Warranty Covers Cars up to 12 Years

Citizen Brick Mad Max: Fury Road & Planet of the Apes Minifigs

Citizen Brick Mad Max: Fury Road & Planet of the Apes Minifigs

Mezco One:12 Collective Spider-Man Action Figure

Mezco One:12 Collective Spider-Man Action Figure

Advertisement