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Amazon Cloud Drive gets more Dropbox-like, adds file syncing

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By having file syncing for its personal cloud storage service, Amazon joins the likes of Dropbox and Box. [Read more]...
Amazon Cloud Drive gets more Dropbox-like, adds file syncing

'Cotton Candy' Linux PC-on-a-stick ships at last

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There's been a seemingly endless parade of tiny, Linux-powered PCs entering the market in recent months, including most recently the $49 Cubieboard and the $89 UG802. It's nothing short of a revolution in computing, as I've noted before, and recently one of the earliest contenders to be announced--the Raspberry...
'Cotton Candy' Linux PC-on-a-stick ships at last

Tencent revamps cloud service Weiyun, the third prong of its mobile platform

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Chinese Internet giant Tencent recently released version 1.2 of its Weiyun personal cloud storage with a number of tie-ins with the company’s Weibo micro-blogging service and its Weixin group chat service. As each of the products continues to take shape, evidence of the company’s strategy to offer users a full-featured...
Tencent revamps cloud service Weiyun, the third prong of its mobile platform
Classy: Kim Dotcom's 'Mega' is powering a search engine for pirated files & porn

One Approach to Growth: Build Your Own Cloud with vCenter in the Middle

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Today, we got the chance to sit down with Aprimo, an on-demand marketing automation company that has built their software business around scaling their own cloud infrastructure with VMware vCenter. Aprimo has optimized its offerings to scale with customer growth and leverage best-in-class hardware to match innovation in the software...
One Approach to Growth: Build Your Own Cloud with vCenter in the Middle
How The Internet Of Things Will Transform Everything - According To IT Experts

Why Companies Should Jump On The Cloud Bandwagon Right Now

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We've seen how personal cloud services like Dropbox, Google Drive and iCloud have made our lives easier, and now the cloud trend is taking on the workplace. Implementing a cloud structure in companies will be a dramatic change for the office -- similar to the changes brought about by broadband...
Why Companies Should Jump On The Cloud Bandwagon Right Now
Dropbox doubles referral bonus to 500MB, 1GB for pro users
How to put all your data on the Web--without storing it in the cloud
Pogoplug hooks up with Amazon Glacier for cheap cloud storage

[Video] Google Drive & the Personal Cloud

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This week's big news was the launch of Google Drive, the fabled cloud storage and syncing service that's been rumored for years. Jon got early access to the service and the team behind it, and he and Robyn explained the news and answered reader questions on this week's RWW...
[Video] Google Drive & the Personal Cloud
Younity makes its limitless personal cloud service social, unshackling the files stored on all your devices

Meet Younity, 'cloudless' personal cloud that doesn't store your files online

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Entangled Media, a company founded by Foundstone and Jabber alumni, has announced the public beta launch of its personal cloud service Younity, which is currently free of charge and does not store any of your files online. The creators of Younity say that people nowadays have approximately 1TB of content...
Meet Younity, 'cloudless' personal cloud that doesn't store your files online

From cloud OS to personal cloud service, Jolicloud launches its iOS app

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Jolicloud is a service that has taken some time to find its way. In Silicon Valley speak, you might know those maneuvers as “pivots”, but it seems like Jolicloud has finally found a sweet spot for its cloud services. In what started out as an OS that let you download...
From cloud OS to personal cloud service, Jolicloud launches its iOS app

AppSense launches free Dropbox security product

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Virtualization solutions provider AppSense is launching a new security solution for personal cloud services, such as Dropbox.DataLocker is designed to address the gap between convenience and concern over personal data stored in the cloud.Thus, DataLocker includes technology that is supposed to easily encrypt sensitive information in Dropbox accounts and other...
AppSense launches free Dropbox security product

Citrix ShareFile upgrade gives IT more control

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Citrix Systems is giving back to IT departments some control over personal cloud-based storage with ShareFile StorageZones, which allows user content to be stored in enterprises' own data centers, the company announced at the Synergy conference in Barcelona. Cloud-based services such as DropBox, Apple's iCloud and Google's Drive are...
Citrix ShareFile upgrade gives IT more control

D-Link Cloud Storage 4000 creates 16TB 'personal cloud'

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D-Link has added another network-attached storage device designed for home use to its networking catalog. The ShareCenter Cloud Storage 4000 can hold up to 16 terabytes of data over four 3.5-inch SATA drives, and can also take advantage of dedicated mobile apps for iOS, Android, Windows Phone, and Blackberry to...
D-Link Cloud Storage 4000 creates 16TB 'personal cloud'

The Government Can Use Stuff You Store Online To Investigate You Without You Knowing About It

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Just so you know: data you store in the cloud can be used against you. People don't seem to care a whole bunch about privacy when it comes to Google or Facebook tracking our movements to serve better ads. But if the government finds a reason to investigate you,...
The Government Can Use Stuff You Store Online To Investigate You Without You Knowing About It

With Younity, access your PC's data from your iPhone or iPad

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Move over iCloud, there's a new app in town. Younity, a personal cloud service, launched a public beta today of its mobile app that enables iPhone and iPad users to  access data seamlessly from Mac OS X or Windows PCs. The premise is fairly simple: Download Younity on your...
With Younity, access your PC's data from your iPhone or iPad

Amazon's Mobile Push Borrows From Both Apple & Samsung

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Amazon apparently plans to unleash a series of mobile devices later this year. The ecommerce giant has five or six new tablets and a smartphone in the works, including a 10-inch Kindle Fire-style tablet, according to reports. This news suggests that Amazon is taking a page from several different playbooks. The company already...
Amazon's Mobile Push Borrows From Both Apple & Samsung

PocketCloud: Wyse Wants to Become the Hub of Your Personal Cloud

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Wyse, a company that is better known for offering remote desktop solutions to enterprise companies than for its consumer offerings, is now bringing PocketCloud Explore, its app for easily managing files across multiple desktops, operating systems and mobile devices, to the iPhone (it was already available on Android). I got a...
PocketCloud: Wyse Wants to Become the Hub of Your Personal Cloud

Dell introduces HDMI stick that turns any screen into a thin client PC

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Dell acquired Wyse last year and launched a line of cloud computing products that lets you access software data on a remote server. Most of the products in this line look like tiny computers which you can connect to a keyboard, mouse and display. Now the company is introducing a...
Dell introduces HDMI stick that turns any screen into a thin client PC

REMINDER: While Intel Is Messing Around With TV, The PC Business Is Dying (INTC)

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Intel is crazy to think about starting a pay TV service. Not only does Intel have zero relevant experience in the area, it's also a distraction from Intel's real problem. The personal computer is slowly dying. And Intel has almost no presence in the smartphones and tablets that are...
REMINDER: While Intel Is Messing Around With TV, The PC Business Is Dying (INTC)

7 stories to read this weekend

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Has Facebook fatigue set in? Are you sick and tired of seeing Mark Zuckerberg’s face all the time on blogs, in newspapers and on television? Relax, I have some good reading material for you and  it doesn’t have anything to do with Facebook. When train engineers talk telco. Trains were...
7 stories to read this weekend

Mac users get an official Ubuntu One client

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Google's Drive file storage and synchronization service may often claim a larger share of media headlines than Canonical's competing Ubuntu One cloud service does, but this week Ubuntu One gained a critical competitive edge. Specifically, after spending a few months in beta, Ubuntu One's client for Mac OS X...
Mac users get an official Ubuntu One client

With Google Drive, 'personal cloud' will soon overshadow the PC

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The launch of Google's cloud storage and synchronization service -- Google Drive -- means hundreds of millions of tech users will now be introduced to file sharing, collaboration and integrated document search....
With Google Drive, 'personal cloud' will soon overshadow the PC

Western Digital intros new collaboration tools, Dropbox integration

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WD today announced new consumer-class collaboration tools designed to work with its personal cloud products as well as an integrated backup tool to Dropbox....
Western Digital intros new collaboration tools, Dropbox integration

Here, there, everywhere: 3 personal cloud storage systems

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While cloud storage services like Dropbox or Box are very useful, they can become costly -- and who is controlling your data? One of these three personal cloud storage systems could be your alternative....
Here, there, everywhere: 3 personal cloud storage systems

Why the Key to Apple's Future Is in the Clouds

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Apple -- like Amazon, Google, Microsoft, and others -- is driving hard to teach consumers about the personal cloud experience and get them to set their expectations that content will flow seamlessly from device to device and location to location....
Why the Key to Apple's Future Is in the Clouds
Western Digital's WD 2go app updated to include Dropbox connectivity
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