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Dropbox users get spammed via personal e-mail accounts

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Some European users of the online file storage service are receiving junk e-mail from online casinos -- this may be due to a Dropbox address leak or some type of malware. [Read more]...
Dropbox users get spammed via personal e-mail accounts

F5 buying Traffix Systems to support spike in mobile data

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F5 Networks has agreed to buy Traffix Systems, an Israeli company whose behind-the-scenes signaling technology helps mobile operators manage all that data flowing across their networks, thanks to all those smartphones, tablets and other devices we’re using these days. Traffix specializes in what’s known as the Diameter signaling protocol, which...
F5 buying Traffix Systems to support spike in mobile data

76 Storage APIs: Box.net, Amazon S3, Dropbox

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Our API directory now includes 76 storage APIs. The newest is the Pervasive Data Integrator API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Amazon S3 API. We list 77 Amazon S3 mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of storage APIs....
76 Storage APIs: Box.net, Amazon S3, Dropbox

Mega now hosting nearly 50 million files but just 0.001% infringe copyright, Kim Dotcom claims

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It’s less than two weeks since Kim Dotcom launched Mega, a new file-storage site, but already the service currently hosts nearly 50 million files, the flamboyant German entrepreneur has revealed. Dotcom says that, of those files, just 0.001 percent have been taken down by the original content owners for piracy. “MASSIVE non-infringing...
Mega now hosting nearly 50 million files but just 0.001% infringe copyright, Kim Dotcom claims
SpiderOak takes on Amazon S3 in archival storage

BitTorrent's Secure Dropbox Alternative Goes Public

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Dropbox, Google Drive, Microsoft Skydrive and Mega are just a few examples of the many file-storage and backup services that are available today. All these services rely on external cloud based hosting to back up and store files. This means that you have to trust these companies with your personal...
BitTorrent's Secure Dropbox Alternative Goes Public

The one fatal flaw of Windows RT

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I've been using the Surface RT tablet for a week now, and so far I have found a lot to like about it. In many ways, it is a more functional mobile productivity device out of the box than the iPad or other tablets. However, it has a distinct...
The one fatal flaw of Windows RT

Your First Look At Kim Dotcom's Newest File-Sharing Site, Mega

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Over the weekend, Internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom revealed his newest file-sharing site, Mega. Mega debuted exactly one year after New Zealand authorities arrested Dotcom on charges of racketeering, copyright infringement, and money laundering in connection to a similar service called Megaupload. Megaupload was shut down. Mega is very similar to Dropbox,...
Your First Look At Kim Dotcom's Newest File-Sharing Site, Mega
Vobi Raises $1.5 Million For Online Collaboration That's Kicked Off By Phone Calls

Google Introduces SyncFileSystem API For Chrome To Let HTML5 Apps Sync Your Offline Data Between Devices

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One nifty feature of HTML5 is that web apps can store data locally on your computer and have it available even when you are offline. Google today introduced a new API for Chrome, the SyncFileSystem API, that offers an app-private sandboxed file storage system, similar to what’s already in the...
Google Introduces SyncFileSystem API For Chrome To Let HTML5 Apps Sync Your Offline Data Between Devices
Box acquires Folders and its 'elegant' French spin on file storage

Instra CEO (And Mega Investor) Brian Clarkson: 'We Will Do Everything We Can To Protect Innovation'

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We are now two days away from the launch of Mega, the file storage service that is the next big project from the controversial Kim Dotcom, founder of now-defunct media storage and streaming site Megaupload. As we inch closer to the big event at Dotcom’s lavish New Zealand mansion (Kim...
Instra CEO (And Mega Investor) Brian Clarkson: 'We Will Do Everything We Can To Protect Innovation'

App.net to launch file storage API so you can host your own photos

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Needless to say, photo ownership is a sticky topic. Just ask all the people who left Instagram in December over Instagram’s terms of service and the question of photo ownership and rights. So not surprisingly, one of the biggest champions of personal data ownership and paid services when it comes...
App.net to launch file storage API so you can host your own photos

German Court Issues Ban on Motorola Products Using Microsoft's Patented File Format

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A German court on Friday ruled that Android phones from Motorola infringe on a Microsoft patent over file formats. The court issued an injunction on Motorola phones that use the File Allocation Table (FAT) format for file storage. Among those phones are the Atrix, the Razr and the Razr Maxx....
German Court Issues Ban on Motorola Products Using Microsoft's Patented File Format

This Handy Vibrator Is a Great Place to Store Your Pitch Decks

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(Photo: Crave) USB drives, it seems, are never around when you need them. Not only that, they’re frequently boring looking, amounting to barely more than little pieces of plastic and metal painted monochrome colors. It’s time to disrupt USB drives, don’t you think? Michael Topolovac, cofounder of Crave, certainly does, and...
This Handy Vibrator Is a Great Place to Store Your Pitch Decks

Google Drive: It's slick, integrated...and not exactly free

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The online file storage and sync service is more than just a Dropbox and SkyDrive competitor. Because it can cost users real money, it makes us into customers, not just eyeballs for advertisers. [Read more]...
Google Drive: It's slick, integrated...and not exactly free

Dropbox adds link file-sharing; Welcome to the Megaupload club

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Dropbox has painted a giant target on its back by offering one simple, additional feature to its file-storage service: a link-generating button to enable public file-sharing....
Dropbox adds link file-sharing; Welcome to the Megaupload club

Dropbox, Microsoft SkyDrive add new storage features as Google Drive looms

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SkyDrive in the Windows Explorer (Microsoft image) The Storage Wars are heating up, but this has nothing to do with television or storage units. Microsoft this morning rolled out new features for its SkyDrive online storage service, including previews of a new SkyDrive desktop app for Windows 8, Windows 7...
Dropbox, Microsoft SkyDrive add new storage features as Google Drive looms

Twitter Competitor App.net Launches File-Hosting Feature

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App.net, the paid social website that aims to take on Twitter, released its file application programming interface on Monday, allowing users of the service to host up to 10 GB of file storage on their App.net account. Users can host files like photos or videos without “siloing” them in a...
Twitter Competitor App.net Launches File-Hosting Feature

UberConference Adds File Sharing To Conference Calls With New Box And Evernote Integrations

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Firespotter Labs‘ visual conference calling solution UberConference is rolling out several new features today, including international phone numbers and integrations with online file sharing services Box and Evernote. The company previously worked with Evernote to offer optional call summaries, but the new features are an expansion on that, allowing users to share their...
UberConference Adds File Sharing To Conference Calls With New Box And Evernote Integrations
Anti-Piracy Enforcer Degban Publishes Some Info-less Graphics Stating Atlanta Is File Sharingest Place On Earth
How a Mega media circus helped Kim Dotcom come to rule a country that ought to hate him

Dropbox Is Doing The Smartest Thing It Can To Protect Itself From Google: Staffing Up In Mobile (GOOG)

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Dropbox is hiring a bunch of Android, iPhone and iPad developers to regear its file-storage service for mobile devices, according to a post listing job openings on Hacker News. It looks like the company is completely remaking its mobile applications — both for consumers and for businesses. Here are some of...
Dropbox Is Doing The Smartest Thing It Can To Protect Itself From Google: Staffing Up In Mobile (GOOG)

Google Drive, Gmail hit by service disruptions

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Google's online e-mail and file storage service are having some access problems, according to Google's status page. [Read more]...
Google Drive, Gmail hit by service disruptions

FileSonic, Oron and Their Users Hit With Piracy Lawsuit

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After targeting hundreds of thousands of BitTorrent users, adult entertainment companies have recently expanded their legal efforts to file-hosting sites and their users. Flava Works, known for winning its landmark lawsuit against MyVidster, a case which involved Google, Facebook and even the MPAA, is now targeting two prominent file-hosting services...
FileSonic, Oron and Their Users Hit With Piracy Lawsuit

SugarSync 2.0 deploys to Mac, PC; mobile versions imminent

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File storage and synchronization service SugarSync today announced the public beta launch of SugarSync 2.0 -- a completely redesigned and revamped version of its Cloud service. The new SugarSync 2.0 desktop, web and Android apps are available for download now, with mobile versions to follow before the end of the...
SugarSync 2.0 deploys to Mac, PC; mobile versions imminent

OS X Mountain Lion's Documents in the Cloud Simplifies File Access Across Devices

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One of the major new features in OS X Mountain Lion is greater integration with iCloud, with one of the additions being new Documents in the Cloud functionality. As noted by John Gruber, the feature expands significantly on the existing feature that allows limited syncing and transfer of iWork documents...
OS X Mountain Lion's Documents in the Cloud Simplifies File Access Across Devices
Steve Jobs: 'Why is the file system the face of the OS?'

Google Drive launches with 5GB of free cloud storage

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The long-rumored Google Drive service was officially launched on Tuesday, offering users 5 gigabytes of free cloud-based file storage....
Google Drive launches with 5GB of free cloud storage
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