'currenkey' usb flash drive by 5.5 designers for lacie
'currenkey' usb flash drive by 5.5 designers for lacie
dec 10, 2008

'currenkey' usb flash drive by 5.5 designers for lacie

the keys come in two different storage capacities

‘currenkey’ is a usb flash drive in the shape of a coin, by 5.5 designers for lacie. indicated on the face of the coin is the drive’s storage capacity. the bronze edition offering 4GB of memory and the silver one having a capacity of 8GB. ‘currenkey’ is meant to be a reflection on the value which we grant our data and the price we pay in order to store it safely in the IT capital.

usb keys these days are a dime a dozen, and often they cost more than the amount of storage memory they provide. in this case the usb becomes a real piece of currency, reminding us of the excessive capitalization

put on consumer goods.
'currenkey' usb flash drive by 5.5 designers for lacie
to use the flash drive, you twist the coin to reveal the key

'currenkey' usb flash drive by 5.5 designers for lacie

'currenkey' usb flash drive by 5.5 designers for lacie a different type of currency




more 5.5 designers: http://www.cinqcinqdesigners.com lacie: http://www.lacie.com

  • where is FORM FOLLOWS FUNCTION????
    once this key is plugged in my computer, i can’t plug anything else around him. big fat boy!!!!


    g says:
  • The most ugly usb key I’ve never seen…

    HJ says:
  • it’s the same as always with these guys…..nothing creative since their innovative “hospital for furniture”….typical intellectual masturbation……

    kgb says:

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