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All posts tagged "Physibles"

  • You wouldn’t download a car… or would you?

    I recently came across an interesting blog post which states that the Pirate Bay (by the way, if you support the kind of thinking behind SOPA you shouldn't click on that link, it takes you to a site that encourages copyright infringement) has created a new download category -- 'Physibles'. According to the Pirate Bay, physibles are digital objects that can be converted into tangible physical objects. Huh? It took me a few seconds to work out what the hell these guys were talking about, but it's not that complicated. You see, most of the design work that people...

  • Piratebay offers 3D downloads, names them ‘Physibles’

    The Piratebay, one of the world largest torrent sites, will now offer physical downloads, or Physibles as it has lovingly named them. According to the site, which is often on the wrong side of the law, Physibles are the "next evolution in copying". These downloadable objects are nothing more than 3D render files which can be physically printed on the currently small selection of available 3D printers. But what the Piratebay proposes are...