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How Google Drive Compares With Other Storage Services

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Google is in the clouds today as it unveiled its long-anticipated online storage service, Google Drive. Google Check out the review from WSJ personal technology columnist Walt Mossberg here, then take a look below at how Google’s product compares with the other file-sharing and storage services out there. Google Drive...
How Google Drive Compares With Other Storage Services
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Amazon adds file syncing to Cloud Drive, drops rates below Dropbox

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The struggle between cloud storage providers took another turn on Monday, with Amazon announcing a new version of its Cloud Drive app that brings the ability to sync files across mobile, web, and desktop clients....
Amazon adds file syncing to Cloud Drive, drops rates below Dropbox

Microsoft's Windows Phone 8 desktop sync app now out of beta

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A preview build of the Windows Phone 8 app for desktop has been around, but today Microsoft has released a full-fledged version and thrown in some new features to boot. In addition to bug fixes, the stable build comes with the capability to sync files from any folder in...
Microsoft's Windows Phone 8 desktop sync app now out of beta

Dropbox: disruptor or flash-in-the-pan?

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As Dropbox brings out a new photo upload capability to make it easier to move digital photos from smartphones to cloud,  the debate as to whether Dropbox itself is the next big disruptor or just a feature to be acquired or co-opted flared anew. By all accounts, Dropbox provides a slick way...
Dropbox: disruptor or flash-in-the-pan?

BitTorrent Launches Private and Secure Dropbox Alternative

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BitTorrent is a very powerful distribution tool. There is simply no faster way than BitTorrent for those who share files with several devices at once. Just ask Twitter and Facebook, two major technology companies that rely on BitTorrent technology to distribute files across their networks. For the public, however, there’s...
BitTorrent Launches Private and Secure Dropbox Alternative

Google Drive vs. Dropbox, SkyDrive, SugarSync, and others: a cloud sync storage face-off

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Google's very own "Loch Ness monster," also known as Google Drive, has finally launched. It's the new face of Google Documents, and it's also Google's oft-rumored Dropbox-killer. It enters a scene crowded with competitors besides Dropbox that let you sync multiple folders, collaborate with friends, and stream data to your mobile...
Google Drive vs. Dropbox, SkyDrive, SugarSync, and others: a cloud sync storage face-off

Best Products of 2012: Home Technology

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One of the biggest trends that jumped out at us from this year's Top 100 list was the number of new tech products designed specifically for the home. If you thought the cocooning trend was over, think again. Tech enthusiasts are clamoring for new products for the home, and...
Best Products of 2012: Home Technology

5 Applications To Use With Dropbox To Make It Even More Useful

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Dropbox, if you don’t know about it yet, is an excellent synchronization tool. In fact it is one of our favorite tools to sync and backup files and other important data. Dropbox can seamlessly sync your files across multiple computers and also provides features like shared and public folders allowing...
5 Applications To Use With Dropbox To Make It Even More Useful

Can a Windows 8 hybrid PC replace a desktop, a laptop and a tablet?

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Leon works from home, travels a lot and wants versatile hardware that allows access to tablet apps such as EvernoteI work from home and also travel frequently on business. I have been imagining my ideal setup computer-wise, and think it would be just a tablet (one with a case that...
Can a Windows 8 hybrid PC replace a desktop, a laptop and a tablet?

Huddle Sync brings smart recommendation technology to enterprise file sync

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Huddle, the online collaboration service aimed at businesses, has today announced Huddle Sync, a service that solves the same problem as Dropbox at its ilk – syncing files across multiple devices – but at enterprise scale and with some intelligent recommendation technology thrown into the mix, too. On a basic level,...
Huddle Sync brings smart recommendation technology to enterprise file sync

Wappwolf’s Automator Now Connects/Syncs Google Drive, Dropbox And Others

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Previously we’ve covered Dropbox Automator, a sort of IFTTT for Dropbox. (IFTTT, if you haven’t heard, automates tasks to trigger when a particular action has occurred, e.g. if a Facebook profile picture changes, then update a Twitter profile, etc). Like IFTTT, Dropbox Automator is capable of triggering a similar series...
Wappwolf’s Automator Now Connects/Syncs Google Drive, Dropbox And Others

Cloud Storage Platform Box Debuts New Enhanced API; Partners With General Assembly And TechStars

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Cloud storage platform Box has been aggressively targeting and engaging developers in building out an ecosystem around the company’s collaboration and file storage platform. Last fall, Box launched a platform for developers building off of the Box platform, called the Box Innovation Network (/bin). And earlier this year, we learned...
Cloud Storage Platform Box Debuts New Enhanced API; Partners With General Assembly And TechStars

The 10 Best Free Windows 8 Apps For Work And Play (MSFT)

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On Friday, Windows 8, the long-awaited new operating system from Microsoft, will be here. One key new feature: There's a store from Microsoft where you can download apps, just like you do on smartphones and tablets. Microsoft's Windows 8 App Store is still pretty bare, but more apps are being...
The 10 Best Free Windows 8 Apps For Work And Play (MSFT)

Box OneCloud Brings 30-Plus Enterprise Applications To New Mobile, Cloud-Based Storage Platform

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Cloud storage platform Box has long offered a web-based app directory that includes apps for services like Salesforce, and others that enhance the storage platform’s capabilities. And last year the company launched a platform for developers building off of the Box platform, called the Box Innovation Network (/bin). Today, Box...
Box OneCloud Brings 30-Plus Enterprise Applications To New Mobile, Cloud-Based Storage Platform

Delete Dropbox Cache to Recover Drive Space

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I use Dropbox to sync files across my Macs, but also to collaborate with others using shared folders....
Delete Dropbox Cache to Recover Drive Space

Google Stores, Syncs, Edits in the Cloud

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For years, some people who wanted to store files on remote servers in the cloud have been emailing the files to their Gmail accounts, or uploading them to Google’s lightly used Google Docs online productivity suite, even if they had no intention of editing them there. Now, Google is formally...
Google Stores, Syncs, Edits in the Cloud

Why It's Silly To Trust Dropbox (And Other Cloud Storage Services) With Everything

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The transition from desktop to cloud computing is definitely upon us. As companies scramble to launch the next online storage killer, we wanted to remind you that cloud services should be considered a supplement to external hard drives because they offer users more flexibility. Dropbox and similar services are meant...
Why It's Silly To Trust Dropbox (And Other Cloud Storage Services) With Everything

Microsoft takes on Dropbox with major SkyDrive update

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A couple of years ago we lamented the stated of Microsoft's cloud storage services. On the one hand, there was SkyDrive, with gobs of storage. On the other hand, there was Mesh, with file synchronization and remote access. Two separate products, when really there should have been one. And...
Microsoft takes on Dropbox with major SkyDrive update
Adobe launches revamped Creative Cloud service with Photoshop features, Creative Cloud for teams, desktop sync app, Cloud Training tutorials, and more

Windows Phone app for Windows arrives with expanded podcast support, quick updates, and flexible library selection

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Microsoft today announced the release of the Windows Phone app for Windows desktop. Available as a preview since October, the app is now available as a stable release. Here’s what’s new: Expanded podcast support. Support for iTunes podcasts has been a useful feature in the preview versions of the app,...
Windows Phone app for Windows arrives with expanded podcast support, quick updates, and flexible library selection

How Does The Cloud Affect Podcasting?

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I am moderating a discussion about podcasting this morning at the Webvisions conference here in Portland. My interest in podcasting these days centers around how cloud computing is affecting the medium so I thought it would be fun to explore the issue with the podcasters assembled for the event. But,...
How Does The Cloud Affect Podcasting?

Wanted: a tablet for watching movies on the go | Ask Jack

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Ben is about to start commuting and would like a tablet that will enable him to use the time enjoying audio-visual media. While he's an Apple fan, he'd like something smaller and more "AV-extension friendly" than an iPadI'm about to start commuting for two hours a day. I would like...
Wanted: a tablet for watching movies on the go | Ask Jack

Amazon turns Cloud Drive into a Dropbox rival with file syncing

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Amazon's Cloud Drive was unveiled two years ago for the primary purpose of letting customers store music files purchased from Amazon. Although you could upload other files to Cloud Drive, it wasn't a replacement for cloud storage services like Dropbox because it didn't automatically sync files from one computer...
Amazon turns Cloud Drive into a Dropbox rival with file syncing

How to sync files and folders across two PCs

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Sasdas asked the Desktops forum for ways to keep the same folder synced on two PCs, so that changes on one computer show up on the other. Here are four ways to do this, although--technically speaking--only two of them actually keep the files on both PCs. The others merely...
How to sync files and folders across two PCs
Windows Phone app for PCs updated with sync improvements and iTunes podcasts support

EMC to bring out enterprise version of its Syncplicity file-sharing service

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Storage vendor EMC is establishing an enterprise edition of its Syncplicity file-sharing Software as a Service, less than a year after EMC acquired Syncplicity. EMC is aiming the new product at companies with more than 25 users. It can work with cloud-based storage and on-premise storage appliances such as EMC’s...
EMC to bring out enterprise version of its Syncplicity file-sharing service

BitTorrent invites testers to help fine tune its new Sync file-sharing program

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BitTorrent will crowd source ideas from its more than 100 million users for its new Sync program for file sharing across multiple computers. Of course, the company is best known for its slightly less legal uses: Many a pirated movie has been passed around over the peer-to-peer file-sharing client. But BitTorrent...
BitTorrent invites testers to help fine tune its new Sync file-sharing program
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