How about a USB memory stick that looks hungry when there’s no data in it?
The inflated belly means the memory is full.
This one is different from the other previous ones.
Plug it in a USB port and start pumping it, then on the screen, the icon scatters what’s in it.
The harder you pump, the farther the icons travel.
Also visit the other series of this gadget.
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This entry was posted on April 9, 2009 by Mac. It was filed under concept, Design, Gadget, icon, inspiration, technology and was tagged with concept, Design, funny, Gadget, memory stick, USB.
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April 9, 2009 at 9:22 am
I think the Inflator would make a cute novel item, but a terrible way to manage files. How does it decides what it blows out? Do you want all your stuff blown out in some order?
I much prefer the USB drive with the E/F fuel gauge indicating how full it is.
April 11, 2009 at 1:33 am
The sense I am getting is that you are more interested in 3D imaging than in product design. Of course, I could be completely mistaken. In case you are interested in product design, think about function too. USB ports are placed quite close to each other. Some of your designs might not allow others ports to be used.
May 3, 2009 at 11:30 am
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So cool! i guess they’re not exactly secure USB flash drives, but the inflator one is the cutest thing in the world.
January 29, 2010 at 12:12 am
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Another great usb key concept. If you can make it bigger when there too much data on the usb stick … 😀
May 26, 2010 at 12:18 am
Geek and fun, I like this stuff !
February 7, 2011 at 8:22 am
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