On 13 Jul 1999, Anders Sandberg wrote:
> Paul Di Filippo actually mentioned something like this in "Distributed
> Mind", a short story in his Ribofunk collection (IMHO the best one,
> complete with grey goo, SIs and shoggoths).
It also reminds me of "One of Us" by Michael Marshal Smith. Memory storage is leased out while you sleep. Well, sort of.