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Google Drive gets automatic offline sync in Chrome

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Google Drive users no longer have to worry about accessing their documents without an Internet connection--as long as they're using Google's Chrome browser. Chrome now supports automatic offline syncing for Google Drive, allowing you to read and edit any document, spreadsheet or presentation even when the Internet is down....
Google Drive gets automatic offline sync in Chrome

Google Drive Experiencing Intermittent Issues

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Google Drive is apparently having some issues this morning, according to a number of complaints spotted on Twitter, plus TechCrunch’s staff own experiences. However, the Google App Status Dashboard is not reporting an outage. The issues appear to be intermittent, and not all Google Drive users are affected at this...
Google Drive Experiencing Intermittent Issues

Read This Before You Move Your Business to Google Drive

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The launch of Google Drive is great news for teams. The pricing is competitive, and it does more than just sync files. The whole suite of Google applications is built in, but for teams with sensitive data, that’s precisely the problem. It’s worth revisiting Google’s new unified privacy policy...
Read This Before You Move Your Business to Google Drive

Google Wants To Drive Your Collaborative Apps Home --And Into Its Fold

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Google has had a brainstorm, and now plans to use the collaborative and sharing features of Google Drive as bait -- essentially to lure third-party apps into the Google fold. In a blog post, Google software engineer Brian Caims outlined how developers can integrate Google Drive features into their apps...
Google Wants To Drive Your Collaborative Apps Home --And Into Its Fold
Vdio: The wannabe iTunes replacement for absolutely nobody

5 annoying help desk calls -- and how to banish them

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A few simple changes can eliminate many of the irritating calls that drive users and call-center staffers alike up the wall....
5 annoying help desk calls -- and how to banish them

WeVideo Launches New Cloud-Based Video Editor, Integrates With Facebook, Instagram, Dropbox, Flickr & Google Drive

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It seems like nearly everyone shoots video these days, mostly on their mobile phones, as consumers now have mini video cameras with them at all times. The problem comes in making those videos presentable so that other people will want to watch them. There have been a few attempts at...
WeVideo Launches New Cloud-Based Video Editor, Integrates With Facebook, Instagram, Dropbox, Flickr & Google Drive

Amazon adds file synchronization to Cloud Drive service

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A monday update to Amazon's Cloud Drive application has delivered a crucial feature -- cloud drive users can now synchronize content between the Windows, Mac OS X or, Android devices. Changes to files stored on the cloud drive are automatically propagated to other connected devices. The update removes the biggest...
Amazon adds file synchronization to Cloud Drive service

Google launches a one-click button to save files on the Web to Google Drive

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Google on Thursday announced the launch of a “Save to Drive” button for its Google Drive service. For Web developers, the button means adding just two lines of HTML to their site. For Google Drive users, it’s just one click and the file in question is saved to their account....
Google launches a one-click button to save files on the Web to Google Drive

Slides in Google Drive now work offline

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Google just announced that Google Drive users can now create, edit, comment, and present slides without an Internet connection—as long as they use the Chrome browser or Chrome OS. A similar offline function currently exists in Google Docs, and so Google clarified that users will not have to change any...
Slides in Google Drive now work offline
Amazon's Cloud Player update takes aim at iTunes Match
Striiv pedometer goes wireless, gets social

What's Bugging Online Storage Users? It's Not Always What You Think

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While people who use Dropbox and Box worry about security, users of services like Google Drive and Apple's iCloud seem  more concerned with implementation issues. Is that a sign of dangerous complacency, or is it only natural that the level of of security concerns vary between different online storage services?...
What's Bugging Online Storage Users? It's Not Always What You Think

With Facebook's Open Graph, 62.6 million songs have been played 22 billion times

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Facebook has announced that since September 2011, 62.2 million songs are on the social network and have been played 22 billion times through its timeline apps. If you calculate this, it’s about 210 years worth of music! Since the social network says it’s focused on helping people discover, consumer, and...
With Facebook's Open Graph, 62.6 million songs have been played 22 billion times

Google Drive launches new API with realtime-editing functions (Video)

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Google launched a new Google Drive API on Tuesday that allows developers take advantage of realtime-editing functions. Google Drive is known for its collaborative features, and now third-party app developers can specifically use the service’s new API to collaborate and edit text, spreadsheets, and presentations alongside other web users...
Google Drive launches new API with realtime-editing functions (Video)

Amazon Updates Cloud Player: Scan & Match Imports, 256 Kbps Audio Upgrades, Premium Accounts

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Amazon just updated its Cloud Player music storage service with a number of interesting new features, including an iTunes Match-like scan and match technology that allows Amazon to just scan a user’s music library and add matching songs to that user’s library without having to upload those songs one by...
Amazon Updates Cloud Player: Scan & Match Imports, 256 Kbps Audio Upgrades, Premium Accounts
Amazon finally gives the iPhone a Cloud Player music app
The week in cloud: reports of a spy cloud from Amazon and lotsa outages

Amazon launches Cloud Drive Photos app for iPhone

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Amazon today released an iPhone version of its Amazon Cloud Drive Photos mobile app that it originally launched on Android only back in November. Amazon;’s Cloud Drive Photos app for iPhone, like the Android version, will allow users to back up and view photos to their Amazon Cloud Drive...
Amazon launches Cloud Drive Photos app for iPhone

Review: Open Drive turns cloud storage services into one big file sharing network

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You can keep your Google Drive files private, or you can use it as one huge file sharing network. Many Google Drive users allow public access to their files, which means that if they have a certain type of file that you also need, you can request a copy...if...
Review: Open Drive turns cloud storage services into one big file sharing network

The Number of People Giving Up TV for the Web Is Slowly Gaining Pace

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A new report estimates that some 800,000 American households now watch TV only via the Web, as the move to abandon cable, satellite or OTA broadcasts starts to gather pace. This represents a small percentage of the pay TV industry's 101 million subscribers, but the number is expected to double...
The Number of People Giving Up TV for the Web Is Slowly Gaining Pace

Turn by Turn Augmented Vision Coming Soon with Wikitude Drive

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Augmented reality (AR) developers Mobilizy, makers of the Wikitude World Browser, are close to releasing their latest creation, Wikitude Drive, an app that combines AR technology with turn-by-turn driving directions. The app works by taking live video of the road captured by a smartphone mounted on the dashboard or windshield...
Turn by Turn Augmented Vision Coming Soon with Wikitude Drive

Dropbox, Google Drive get in-browser security boost through BoxCryptor plugin

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Here’s one for business or otherwise privacy-hungry users of Chrome: BoxCryptor has released an experimental plugin that makes it possible to encrypt and decrypt files stored in Dropbox and Google Drive without needing to fiddle around with desktop apps. Cloud storage services are pretty secure but, as Dropbox ably demonstrated...
Dropbox, Google Drive get in-browser security boost through BoxCryptor plugin

Windows Phone 8 to use Nokia map data with built-in turn-by-turn

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You won't have to use a Lumia phone any longer to get Nokia's mapping expertise: Microsoft just announced that Nokia's map technology is being built into Windows Phone 8. Along with the NAVTEQ map information, it'll carry many of the things that Nokia Drive users love so well, including...
Windows Phone 8 to use Nokia map data with built-in turn-by-turn

Nokia Drive for all Windows Phone 8 smartphones

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TweetLocation-based services, as Nokia announced last week, are becoming more and more core to our strategy. We’re focusing on location-based services, not just at Nokia, but bring our extending our services across many industries. Today, we are making Nokia Drive available to other Windows Phone 8 partners to offer...
Nokia Drive for all Windows Phone 8 smartphones

Chrome for iOS gets wireless printing, full-screen browsing

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The latest update to Google's mobile browser also provides a save-as-PDF option for Google Drive users. [Read more]...
Chrome for iOS gets wireless printing, full-screen browsing
Amazon's Cloud Drive adds file syncing, moves closer to a viable Dropbox replacement

Google dumps data silos, announces a unified storage pool for Gmail and Drive

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Traditionally, Google's cornucopia of services were all solitary islands in Sergey Brin's vast online sea--completely solitary, and completely cut off from one another. All that changed when the company instituted its new (and controversial) privacy policy, turning those islands of info into an interconnected web of sharing virtually overnight....
Google dumps data silos, announces a unified storage pool for Gmail and Drive
New Google Drive Leak Points To 5GB Of Free Storage, April 16 Launch Date
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