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Google Drive leaks suggest 5GB free storage, in-app document editing

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Mountain View has been leaking Google Drive details like a glacial trickle, but we still have no firm notion of how much free cloud storage it'll bring or just how deeply it'll be integrated with other services. There have been rumors of a Dropbox-like 2GB limit, but now a...
Google Drive leaks suggest 5GB free storage, in-app document editing

Amazon stores 1,700 human genomes in the cloud

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Not content with speeding up web browsing and hosting federal data, Amazon Web Services are now helping in the fight against disease. Bezos' crew is donating a chunk of free cloud storage to the 1000 Genomes project, which aims to make it easier for scientists to search for genetic variations...
Amazon stores 1,700 human genomes in the cloud

Dropbox app drops the beta: automatic photo upload goes official on Android, coming soon to iOS

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While those lucky beta testers managed to get a healthy lump of extra Dropbox storage for their efforts, the mobile app's new auto-upload feature has officially arrived. The update is now available on Android devices and we're promised that the Apple-flavored update will appear very soon. We've been playing...
Dropbox app drops the beta: automatic photo upload goes official on Android, coming soon to iOS
At First Blush, I'm Pretty Impressed With Google's New Chromebook Pixel Laptop (GOOG)

Amazon's "AutoRip" Service Goes Live, Giving Customers Free MP3s For CDs Purchased On Amazon As Far Back As 1998 (Hands On)

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Amazon is today introducing a new service called Amazon AutoRip, which automatically gives customers free MP3 versions of any CDs they’ve purchased from Amazon since the launch of its Music Store back in 1998. Customers will also have access to a growing number of new releases. The digital music is being placed...
Amazon's "AutoRip" Service Goes Live, Giving Customers Free MP3s For CDs Purchased On Amazon As Far Back As 1998 (Hands On)

T-Mobile’s flagship HTC One S now available for $199.99

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T-Mobile’s new flagship Android phone, the HTC One S, is now available for sale online and in stores nationwide. Featuring a 4.3-inch qHD Super AMOLED display, a dual-core 1.5GHz Snapdragon S4 processor, 16GB of internal storage plus 25GB of free cloud-based Dropbox storage for two years, an 8-megapixel rear camera,...
T-Mobile’s flagship HTC One S now available for $199.99

Video Surveillance And Retail Analytics Startup Prism Skylabs Raises $7.5M Andreessen Horowitz, Triangle Peak And Others

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Prism SkyLabs, a cloud-based service that allows business owners to bring video feeds online, capture images from these feeds and share this data with consumers and the public, has raised $7.5 million in Series A funding round led by new investors Triangle Peak Partners and Pacific Partners, and joined by Andreessen...
Video Surveillance And Retail Analytics Startup Prism Skylabs Raises $7.5M Andreessen Horowitz, Triangle Peak And Others

PracticeFusion's data footprint gets even bigger with health expense tools for consumers

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San Francisco-based PracticeFusion may bill itself as an electronic medical records company, but that’s definitely not all it is. Since launching in 2005, the company has attracted 150,000 physicians with its free, cloud-based software for managing patient health information, scheduling, billing and other tasks. But last month, it rolled out...
PracticeFusion's data footprint gets even bigger with health expense tools for consumers

Google Drive confirmed by Google support pages

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Only the most skeptical of observers would consider Google Drive a rumor by this point, but if you want some truly bulletproof confirmation of its imminent arrival, Google has now provided it. The company's support page for Google Docs now includes some helpful tips on transferring ownership of Google...
Google Drive confirmed by Google support pages

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

Look out, kids: Windows 8 comes with a report card

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Here’s a Windows 8 feature that’s sure to spark lots of conversations around the dinner table. Gearing up for the “Release Preview” of the new operating system next month, Microsoft this week detailed its plans for Windows 8′s family safety settings. One of the features lets parents receive a weekly...
Look out, kids: Windows 8 comes with a report card
That’s all folks: Apple shuts down MobileMe for good
How-to get OnLive Desktop running on a Mac, allowing free access to Microsoft Office

An NYU Professor Conducted An Experiment And Lost $1200 To Amazon When It Went Awry (AMZN)

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Poor Panos Ipeirotis, an information operations professor at New York University. He rang up a nearly $1,200 Amazon bill in a few hours before Amazon alerted him and made it all stop. He did it, unwittingly, to himself in what he jokingly refers to as a "denial of money" attack....
An NYU Professor Conducted An Experiment And Lost $1200 To Amazon When It Went Awry (AMZN)

SugarSync 2.0 goes public, we go hands-on

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It's getting tough to keep track of who's who in the crowded world of cloud storage and file synchronization apps. Every week, a new service seems to pop up, or an old one adds new features. SugarSync--one of the most full-featured services--is the latest to get an overhaul with...
SugarSync 2.0 goes public, we go hands-on

Wave 4: Windows Live Sync – A First Look

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Last week we were fortunate enough to catch a glimpse of the Windows Live Essentials Preview website (http://windowslivepreview.com/essentials) as it briefly went online before it got locked out to the public again. We showed you the two Photo Gallery videos that we found, and today we’ll show give you a...
Wave 4: Windows Live Sync – A First Look

Best free stuff, 2013 edition: The productive businessperson

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The Productive Businessperson Believe it or not, "getting things done" doesn't have to cost an arm and a leg. A plethora of free virtual tools can help you im--prove your productivity without breaking the bank. Evernote lets you get things done without denting your wallet. When you have to...
Best free stuff, 2013 edition: The productive businessperson

Amazon debuts Cloud Player app for iPad, iPad Mini

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Already available on the iPhone and iPod touch, today Amazon launched its free Cloud Player app for the iPad and iPad mini. “Our goal is to make Cloud Player the most widely compatible cloud playback solution available, giving our customers the ability to buy their music once and enjoy it...
Amazon debuts Cloud Player app for iPad, iPad Mini
Microsoft offers free cloud backup beta for Windows Server "8"

The Guy Who Tried To Take On Microsoft Over Windows Rules Eats Crow (MSFT)

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So much for open defiance against Microsoft. Guise Bule, CEO of TuCloud, has been forced to apologize, reports Ars Technica. He was ticked off that Microsoft had let a competitor, OnLive, offer a free cloud version of Windows 7 and Microsoft Office to iPad users. OnLive was violating Microsoft's licensing...
The Guy Who Tried To Take On Microsoft Over Windows Rules Eats Crow (MSFT)
BoostFunder reveals first featured list of companies

Appcelerator introduces private cloud services to court bigger developers, enterprise clients

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Mobile app development platform Appcelerator has expanded its cloud services offerings. Developers working with Appcelerator can now opt to have their own private, dedicated, cloud service servers that can be set up either virtually or at their own premises. Appcelerator introduced cloud services to its product lineup earlier this year, giving...
Appcelerator introduces private cloud services to court bigger developers, enterprise clients

Review: Paper.li creates your personalized online newspaper

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Web content is great, when you don't mind visiting a multitude of Web sites in order to peruse all that you want to see. Wouldn't it be great if you could grab the content you wanted to read and put it in one place, almost like a virtual newspaper?...
Review: Paper.li creates your personalized online newspaper

Everything Amazon's Rumored Smartphone Needs To Be A Smash Hit

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Word leaked last week that Amazon is preparing to release its own smartphone. The online retailer is entering a crowded world, full of competition and high standards. The company is showing signs of preparation. It recently acquired a 3D mapping start up and released GameCircle, a social gaming service similar to...
Everything Amazon's Rumored Smartphone Needs To Be A Smash Hit
Nothing Can Stop The Implosion Of Office Supply Chain Stores

Google Drive will offer 5GB of free storage, leak suggests

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It looks as though Google will offer users 5GB of free cloud storage space on its new Drive service....
Google Drive will offer 5GB of free storage, leak suggests

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
Review: The strange ways of SkyDrive on Xbox Live

Boxee Box rebranded to Cloud DVR, free cloud-based tier offered

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Boxee has unveiled a new free offering for a cloud-based DVR. A rebranded Boxee TV, now called the Boxee Cloud DVR provides five hours of DVR playback per month on the new free plan for users of the hardware. Unlimited, indefinite storage remains available for purchasers of a paid tier....    ...
Boxee Box rebranded to Cloud DVR, free cloud-based tier offered

Amazon takes on Apple's Photo Stream with Cloud Drive Photos iOS app

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Amazon on Friday released its Cloud Drive Photos app, and corresponding 5 gigabytes worth of free cloud storage, in what is essentially a competitor to Apple's own iCloud-based Photo Stream service.    ...
Amazon takes on Apple's Photo Stream with Cloud Drive Photos iOS app
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