January 1, 1970 | By Peter Bihr |
The size of the device changes depending on the amount of data it holds. When the device is about to blow up you will see the familiar error message on your screen: “There is not enough free space”. When swithched off the flashbag remains pumped up, so you can estimate with the naked eye how much more pics, books and music albums can be transferred into it.
The flashbag is a memory stick which inflates according to the amount of data stored, or as Random Good Stuff calls it nicely: the TickDrive / iTick.
[via Boing Boing]
Update: Max/Design-Crit posted another funky memory stick in the Gizmodo comments on the TickDrive:
(Go check out his awesome collection of shopping bag designs, too!)
And one of my all-time favorites posted awhile ago:
Update: While keeping reading, more and more unusual memory stick designs pop up. Not so sure if they actually work – looks massively photoshopped – but anyway: