A storage unit in your pocket

I really didn't think this sofa would fit in here!

This story first aired in December, 2015.

San Francisco-based company Omni wants to disrupt the self-storage business, by scanning your belongings into an app, and giving you on-demand access to your off-site stuff. CEO Thomas McLeod explains how these types of services might change our sense of ownership.


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