“To drop or pick up a Repudo you have to get out on the street. For example; drop a video, audio or text message for a friend at the central station. He or she has to go there in person to pick it up and get the message with their smartphone.”
As soon as Repudos have been picked up, they disappear from the map. Users can choose to either drop it again, somewhere else for instance, or keep it in their collection. Repudo’s iniators, who received one million dollars from an anonymous investor on their bank account, claim that Repudo unveils new, “refreshing possibilities” in location-based messaging and marketing. Think of digital discount coupons for shops, or free tickets for a club night. Dutch singer-songwriter Anouk has just dropped some concert tickets and sound files of her newest album on the streets of Amsterdam, ready to be picked up. Click here to check it out!